The first table below looks at the demand for SAP WM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP WM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Warehouse Management (WM)
Rank 131 112 133
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing SAP WM 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.21% 0.098%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.41% 2.11% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £375 £380 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
284 237 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.97% 9.83% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 132 150
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.34% -32.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £13.43 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.39 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP WM
England

SAP WM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP WM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP WM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP WM
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 WM across the North West region.

SAP WM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP WM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP WM within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 3 £375 -3.22% 1
Cheshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
SAP WM
England

SAP WM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP WM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP WM.

1 11 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (63.64%) SAP SD
3 4 (36.36%) SAP MM
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (27.27%) SAP PP
4 3 (27.27%) SAP APO
4 3 (27.27%) SAP FI
4 3 (27.27%) SAP CO
4 3 (27.27%) SAP EHS
4 3 (27.27%) ABAP
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP WM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP WM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) SAP SD
2 4 (36.36%) SAP MM
3 3 (27.27%) SAP PP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (27.27%) SAP CO
3 3 (27.27%) SAP APO
3 3 (27.27%) SAP FI
3 3 (27.27%) SAP EHS
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Retail
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) SAP WM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Management Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Support
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) ABAP
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) SAP