The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 151 156 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.17% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
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
960 1026 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.55% 24.44% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 663 470
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP XI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP XI
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 XI across the North West region.

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP XI
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) BAPI

SAP XI
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) BAPI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP