The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP 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 ERP over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 120 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.39% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.03% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £544 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £440 £438
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+78.66% -11.76%
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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
290 268 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.40% 13.02% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 142 96
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 17
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP ERP
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 ERP across the West Midlands region.

SAP ERP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP ERP
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 ERP across the West Midlands region.

SAP ERP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Automotive
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Assembly Language
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SCADA
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Logistics
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Pegasus
6 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
6 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) ABAP

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SCADA
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Assembly Language
3 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Pegasus
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects