The table below looks at the statistics for SAP xRPM 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 xRPM over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP xApp Resource and Portfolio Management (SAP xRPM)
Rank 124 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP xRPM 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.046% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 0.40% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £369
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP xRPM
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
191 250 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.36% 11.46% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 127 133
Average daily rate £415 £413 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
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 £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

SAP xRPM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP xRPM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP xRPM
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 xRPM across the West Midlands region.

SAP xRPM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP xRPM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP xRPM 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 xRPM.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (50.00%) SAP EP
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Syclo
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP xRPM 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 xRPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) SAP EP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Syclo