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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 22 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.67% 2.70% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 5.00% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +11.11%
SAP
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 Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 120 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.24% 54.05% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 66 26
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 5
Median hourly rate £10.96 £20.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.56% +22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £10.40 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £34.75 £21.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cannock -3 1 - -
SAP
West Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality

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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata