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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP XI over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 148 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
807 540 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.48% 22.70% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 326 331
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 19
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP XI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

SAP XI
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAP XI Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle