The table below looks at the statistics for SAP IS-U skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP IS-U over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Utilities (ISU)
Rank 137 107 111
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 11 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.33% 5.65% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 5
Median daily rate £290 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £498
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -15.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP IS-U
England

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
330 248 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.46% 10.29% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 131 147
Median daily rate £400 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £422
% change year-on-year
- +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 36
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.75 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.03% -33.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -28.57%

SAP IS-U
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP IS-U as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP IS-U Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP IS-U
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 IS-U across the West Midlands region.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP IS-U
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP IS-U across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

SAP IS-U Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP IS-U
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP IS-U within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Birmingham -5 8 £290 -30.95%
Solihull -18 3 £325 -14.47%
SAP IS-U
England

SAP IS-U
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP IS-U 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP IS-U.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (20.00%) ABAP
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (13.33%) Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Business Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Portal
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) StreamServe
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
5 2 (6.67%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) MBA
5 2 (6.67%) OpenText
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.33%) Case Management

SAP IS-U
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.67%) StreamServe
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP GRC
3 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.33%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LSMW
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Trainer
2 9 (30.00%) Consultant
2 9 (30.00%) IT Trainer
2 9 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) SAP Trainer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Smart Metering Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Business Workflow
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) CRM
1 4 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (6.67%) ERP
2 2 (6.67%) ETL
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Case Management
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.33%) Information Management
3 1 (3.33%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Security
3 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) OpenText
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle