The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ALE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank - - 142
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP ALE
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
981 971 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.14% 23.45% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 587 526
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.78% -11.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SAP ALE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP ALE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP ALE
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP ALE across the North West region.

SAP ALE Daily Rate Trend in the North West