The table below looks at the statistics for SAP CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP CO over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 117 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 6 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.24% 0.66%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.98% 1.91% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Average daily rate
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£430 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.79% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £478 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £498 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £70.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
303 262 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.86% 12.57% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 122 86
Average daily rate £425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +98.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £12.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £70.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -41.03%

SAP CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP CO Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP CO
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP CO Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP CO
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP CO Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP CO
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP CO within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 3 £385 -
Warwickshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
SAP CO
England

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (95.24%) SAP FI
2 20 (95.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Automotive
4 5 (23.81%) Logistics
5 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (19.05%) SAP SD
5 4 (19.05%) VMS
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) ISEB
7 2 (9.52%) CCA
7 2 (9.52%) ABAP
7 2 (9.52%) SAP HR
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
8 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
8 1 (4.76%) MS Project
8 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) SAP Certification
8 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
8 1 (4.76%) SAP PM

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP CO 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 CO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (95.24%) SAP FI
1 20 (95.24%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (19.05%) SAP SD
3 2 (9.52%) SAP HR
4 1 (4.76%) SAP PM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP HCM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
1 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 6 (28.57%) SAP Architect
4 6 (28.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 6 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (28.57%) Architect
5 3 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SAP FI Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Training Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ALE
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO-PA
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Logistics
2 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) CCA
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
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