The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PLM 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 PLM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP PLM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.084% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 - £650
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
283 216 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.90% 11.79% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 92 91
Average daily rate £388 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 10
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £31.05 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP PLM
England

SAP PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP PLM
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 PLM across the West Midlands region.

SAP PLM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP PLM
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP PLM 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 PLM.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PLM
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MRS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP cProjects
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PS

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MRS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP cProjects
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PLM
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP