The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 29 16
Contract jobs citing SAP 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.40% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category - 5.41% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.61 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.23%

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.07% 25.87% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 22
Median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £285 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.61 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.55 £14.37 £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Transition Management
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) PMP
5 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) MS Project
7 1 (8.33%) ABAP
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Cutover Manager
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Transition Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (25.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) HP