The table below looks at the statistics for SAP XI 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 XI over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 122 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.045% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.21% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £290 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.69% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £413 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £413 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP XI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
613 473 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.35% 21.41% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 295 307
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.35 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.50 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP XI
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 XI across the West Midlands region.

SAP XI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP XI
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP XI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SAP XI Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP XI
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 XI across the West Midlands region.

SAP XI Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP XI
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SAP XI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) SAP PI
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP