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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
Rank - 150 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.027% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
SAP ALE
England

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
933 831 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.83% 22.56% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 531 407
Median daily rate £399 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 5
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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