The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England / North West
Rank 132 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 2 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.081% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.78% 0.92% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £438 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £387 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £443 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
256 326 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.75% 8.76% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 173 195
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £525 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £69.07 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.18% +201.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £53.47 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP SD
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 SD across the North West region.

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP SD
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 SD across the North West region.

SAP SD Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP SD
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 SD within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 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 1 £475 +14.38%
Merseyside - 1 £400 -
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (57.14%) SAP MM
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) SAP PP
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) FMCG
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) SAP CO
5 3 (21.43%) Swim Lanes
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (21.43%) e-Learning
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (21.43%) SAP FI
6 2 (14.29%) Order to Cash
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics
7 1 (7.14%) EDI

SAP SD
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 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) SAP MM
2 5 (35.71%) SAP PP
3 3 (21.43%) SAP CO
3 3 (21.43%) SAP FI
3 3 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) SAP SD Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SAP CO Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP FI Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP MM Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP SD Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SAP SD Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP SD/MM Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP PP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) e-Learning
1 3 (21.43%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Management
1 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Swim Lanes
3 2 (14.29%) Order to Cash
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP