The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP 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 ERP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 140 154 126
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 11 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.073% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.41% 0.74% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Median daily rate £575 £412 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.47% -17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £322 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £502 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £443 £523
% change year-on-year
+5.87% -15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -
SAP ERP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
323 407 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.27% 9.85% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 185 199
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Median hourly rate £20.50 £52.47 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.93% +176.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £43.06 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £52.47 £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +102.63%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP ERP
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 ERP across the North West region.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP ERP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP ERP across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP ERP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP across the North West region.

SAP ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +5 8 £575 +39.47% 3
Cumbria - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) ERP
2 8 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
3 7 (58.33%) SAP HR
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (33.33%) SaaS
6 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) SAP GRC
6 4 (33.33%) Concur
6 4 (33.33%) Ariba
7 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) MS Project
8 2 (16.67%) SAP BPC
8 2 (16.67%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
9 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (8.33%) Change Management
9 1 (8.33%) ABAP
9 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
9 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SAP HR
2 4 (33.33%) SAP GRC
3 2 (16.67%) SAP BPC
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Architect
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) ERP Architect
2 3 (25.00%) SAP BW Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SAP BPC Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Financial Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HR Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ERP
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Ariba
2 4 (33.33%) Concur
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint