The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Implementation 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 Implementation over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Implementation
Rank 89 96 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 39 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.52% 0.71% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.04% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 2
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£500 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £378 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £620 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £461 £488
% change year-on-year
-13.27% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
SAP Implementation
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1778 1443 1591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.16% 68.36% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 765 818
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 59 91
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.48 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

SAP Implementation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SAP Implementation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation across the West Midlands region.

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Implementation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP Implementation Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation across the West Midlands region.

SAP Implementation Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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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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 +21 31 £500 -13.04% 1
Birmingham -1 4 £460 +16.45% 3
Worcestershire - - - - 1
SAP Implementation
England

SAP Implementation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (24.59%) Business Transformation
3 14 (22.95%) Integration Testing
3 14 (22.95%) Automotive
4 11 (18.03%) Change Management
5 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
5 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.75%) Finance
6 8 (13.11%) Quality Management
7 7 (11.48%) SAP HR
7 7 (11.48%) SAP EWM
8 6 (9.84%) ERP
9 5 (8.20%) SAP PP
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) Change Control
9 5 (8.20%) Logistics
9 5 (8.20%) Release Management
9 5 (8.20%) SAP HCM
10 4 (6.56%) QA
10 4 (6.56%) Project Management
10 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.56%) ABAP
11 3 (4.92%) C
11 3 (4.92%) SAP BW
11 3 (4.92%) Procure-to-pay
11 3 (4.92%) SAP SRM
11 3 (4.92%) SAP QM
12 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
12 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) CMS
1 1 (1.64%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) SAP HR
1 7 (11.48%) SAP EWM
2 5 (8.20%) SAP PP
2 5 (8.20%) SAP HCM
3 3 (4.92%) SAP SRM
3 3 (4.92%) SAP QM
4 2 (3.28%) SAP FI
4 2 (3.28%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.64%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP MII
5 1 (1.64%) SAP GTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.28%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
General
1 14 (22.95%) Automotive
2 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Consultant
2 21 (34.43%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) SAP Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) SAP Change Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SAP EWM Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Change and Release Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Release Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Developer
6 3 (4.92%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) SAP PP Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
6 3 (4.92%) SAP Developer
7 2 (3.28%) SAP QM Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Communications Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) EDI
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.64%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.64%) SAML
2 1 (1.64%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) VMS
1 1 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Business Transformation
2 14 (22.95%) Integration Testing
3 11 (18.03%) Change Management
4 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.11%) Quality Management
6 6 (9.84%) ERP
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.20%) Change Control
7 5 (8.20%) Logistics
7 5 (8.20%) Release Management
8 4 (6.56%) Project Management
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.92%) Procure-to-pay
10 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.28%) CRM
11 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.64%) Validation
11 1 (1.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) ABAP
2 3 (4.92%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) ISEB
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.64%) Casewise
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