The first table below looks at the demand for SAP SRM 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 SRM over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP SRM 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
287 216 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.98% 11.45% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 91 94
Average daily rate £399 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 £20.70 £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 SRM
England

SAP SRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP SRM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP SRM
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 SRM across the West Midlands region.

SAP SRM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP SRM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP SRM 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 SRM.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (42.86%) SAP MM
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) ABAP
4 1 (14.29%) EDI
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Ariba
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP SRM 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 SRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SAP MM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Ariba