The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD 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 SD over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 119 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 3 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.57% 4.90% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £433 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £59.13
SAP SD
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
191 245 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.48% 11.09% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 125 136
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.22% -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD across the West Midlands region.

SAP SD Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD across the West Midlands region.

SAP SD Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -4 1 - -
SAP SD
England

SAP SD
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) ABAP
2 3 (42.86%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
4 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Pricing Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BI Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ABAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) VMS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ABAP
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP