The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Implementation 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 Implementation over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Implementation
England / North West
Rank 116 131 144
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 15 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.71% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.86% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £606 £581 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.30% -3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £575 £525
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 £82.00
% change year-on-year
- -70.73%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2183 3142 2608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.53% 82.27% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1896 1508
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 145 110
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.57 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

SAP Implementation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP Implementation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SAP Implementation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation across the North West region.

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Implementation
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Implementation across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation across the North West region.

SAP Implementation Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +10 11 £625 +56.25% 1
SAP Implementation
England

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (55.17%) SAP BW
3 14 (48.28%) ERP
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) SAP ERP
5 9 (31.03%) Project Management
6 8 (27.59%) SAP HR
7 7 (24.14%) NetWeaver
7 7 (24.14%) Ariba
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
7 7 (24.14%) SAP Basis
7 7 (24.14%) SAP GRC
7 7 (24.14%) Concur
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (20.69%) SaaS
8 6 (20.69%) Life Science
8 6 (20.69%) Legal
8 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Clustering
10 4 (13.79%) SAP SRM
10 4 (13.79%) Change Management
10 4 (13.79%) DB2
10 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
11 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
11 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.34%) MS Project

SAP Implementation
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS Project
1 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (34.48%) SAP ERP
2 8 (27.59%) SAP HR
3 7 (24.14%) SAP GRC
4 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (13.79%) SAP SRM
6 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
7 1 (3.45%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
1 6 (20.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SAP BW
2 4 (13.79%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) eCATT
1 1 (3.45%) LSMW
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
3 6 (20.69%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
1 9 (31.03%) SAP Architect
1 9 (31.03%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 9 (31.03%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) ERP Architect
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) SAP BW Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
7 2 (6.90%) SAP BPC Architect
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Manager
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Programme Manager
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Security Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) SAP Basis
2 3 (10.34%) SAP TM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (3.45%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Life Science
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ERP
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) Process Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Security
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Transition Management
8 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) People Management
8 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) SSADM
8 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.45%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Ariba
2 7 (24.14%) Concur
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) hybris