The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.83% 3.23% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 7.41% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +300.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +42.85%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Vendors Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 45.28% 43.55% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 8
Average daily rate £300 £270 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £413 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP across the Solihull region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

SAP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing SAP 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.

1 8 (80.00%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing SAP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) SAP IS-U
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM