The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 15 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP 185 241 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.69% 9.79% 10.50%
As % of the Vendors category 17.79% 20.12% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 71
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.01 £34.32 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.36% -9.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £22.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-14.24% +18.66%
SAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1040 1198 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.21% 48.66% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 561 399
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 86 70
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £10.45 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.00 £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP
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 across the West Midlands region.

SAP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP
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 across the West Midlands region.

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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 +8 47 £420 -8.69% 19
Warwickshire +11 32 £423 -8.15% 4
Coventry -14 25 £400 -20.00% 2
Solihull +6 10 £390 -8.28%
Shropshire +4 8 £600 -
Worcestershire 0 5 £220 -51.11% 2
Staffordshire -4 4 £400 - 1
Wolverhampton -2 2 £600 +126.41% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP 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.

1 70 (19.13%) Finance
2 65 (17.76%) Manufacturing
3 57 (15.57%) Automotive
4 53 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (9.84%) CRM
7 35 (9.56%) ERP
7 35 (9.56%) SAP BW
8 34 (9.29%) Project Management
9 31 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
10 28 (7.65%) SAP FI
11 24 (6.56%) Change Management
11 24 (6.56%) SAP FI/CO
11 24 (6.56%) Migration
11 24 (6.56%) SAP CO
11 24 (6.56%) Logistics
12 22 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (5.74%) Programme Management
13 21 (5.74%) Retail
14 20 (5.46%) SAP CRM
14 20 (5.46%) ABAP
14 20 (5.46%) IBM
15 19 (5.19%) Microsoft
15 19 (5.19%) SAP BI
16 18 (4.92%) Data Modelling
16 18 (4.92%) Oracle
16 18 (4.92%) Marketing
17 17 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (4.64%) SAP Implementation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.91%) SAP EP
4 5 (1.37%) SAP Portal
5 4 (1.09%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.55%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Documentum
7 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.19%) MS Project
3 6 (1.64%) MS Office
4 4 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 28 (7.65%) SAP FI
2 24 (6.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 24 (6.56%) SAP CO
3 20 (5.46%) SAP CRM
4 15 (4.10%) SAP IS-U
4 15 (4.10%) SAP EWM
5 14 (3.83%) SAP PS
5 14 (3.83%) SAP SD
6 13 (3.55%) SAP MM
6 13 (3.55%) SAP PP
7 12 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (3.28%) SAP QM
7 12 (3.28%) SAP ERP
8 10 (2.73%) SAP APO
9 9 (2.46%) SAP WM
10 7 (1.91%) SAP FSCM
11 6 (1.64%) SAP HR
11 6 (1.64%) SAP HCM
11 6 (1.64%) Primavera
12 5 (1.37%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.64%) HTTP
2 5 (1.37%) Internet
3 4 (1.09%) H.323
3 4 (1.09%) Firewall
3 4 (1.09%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.55%) VPN
5 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.55%) MPLS
5 2 (0.55%) LAN
5 2 (0.55%) WAN
5 2 (0.55%) Network Security
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.55%) IPsec
6 1 (0.27%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.56%) SAP BW
2 31 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.19%) SAP BI
5 12 (3.28%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (2.73%) SAP HANA
7 5 (1.37%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.09%) Data Mart
9 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.82%) DataStage
9 3 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.55%) MS Access
10 2 (0.55%) DB2
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.27%) Xcelsius
11 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.27%) QlikView
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (1.64%) ERwin
2 5 (1.37%) LSMW
2 5 (1.37%) Toad
3 2 (0.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.27%) XMLSpy
General
1 70 (19.13%) Finance
2 65 (17.76%) Manufacturing
3 57 (15.57%) Automotive
4 21 (5.74%) Retail
5 18 (4.92%) Marketing
6 14 (3.83%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.01%) Electronics
8 6 (1.64%) Billing
9 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.55%) Banking
10 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (32.51%) Consultant
2 116 (31.69%) SAP Consultant
3 54 (14.75%) Analyst
4 36 (9.84%) Project Manager
5 35 (9.56%) Architect
6 26 (7.10%) Developer
7 25 (6.83%) Business Analyst
8 23 (6.28%) SAP Support
8 23 (6.28%) SAP Manager
9 18 (4.92%) SAP Architect
9 18 (4.92%) SAP Analyst
10 17 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.37%) Support Consultant
11 16 (4.37%) SAP Support Consultant
12 15 (4.10%) Test Manager
13 14 (3.83%) SAP Business Analyst
13 14 (3.83%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.55%) Applications Support
15 11 (3.01%) SAP Project Manager
16 10 (2.73%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.10%) SAP PI
2 9 (2.46%) Web Services
3 8 (2.19%) XML
4 7 (1.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (1.37%) SAP Basis
5 5 (1.37%) EDI
5 5 (1.37%) Middleware
6 4 (1.09%) VXML
6 4 (1.09%) XML Schema
6 4 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.82%) BAPI
7 3 (0.82%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.82%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (0.27%) Itk
8 1 (0.27%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.01%) DTV
3 6 (1.64%) NHS
4 4 (1.09%) EPoS
4 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.09%) Replication
4 4 (1.09%) Data Structures
5 3 (0.82%) PMI
5 3 (0.82%) FMCG
6 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.27%) Life Science
7 1 (0.27%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.27%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.27%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.46%) Windows
2 4 (1.09%) VMS
2 4 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.82%) UNIX
3 3 (0.82%) Linux
4 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (9.84%) CRM
4 35 (9.56%) ERP
5 34 (9.29%) Project Management
6 24 (6.56%) Migration
6 24 (6.56%) Change Management
6 24 (6.56%) Logistics
7 22 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (5.74%) Programme Management
9 18 (4.92%) Data Modelling
10 17 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (4.64%) SAP Implementation
11 15 (4.10%) ETL
12 14 (3.83%) Integration Testing
13 13 (3.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (3.55%) Data Migration
14 12 (3.28%) Data Mapping
14 12 (3.28%) Data Analysis
14 12 (3.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.46%) ABAP
2 9 (2.46%) SQL
3 7 (1.91%) Java
4 2 (0.55%) VBA
5 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (2.46%) Degree
2 7 (1.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.37%) CCNP
3 5 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.82%) CCIP
4 3 (0.82%) PMP
4 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.82%) CCA
4 3 (0.82%) APMP
5 2 (0.55%) PgMP
5 2 (0.55%) CCNA
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) MBA
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.73%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) P3O
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (5.46%) IBM
2 19 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.92%) Oracle
4 6 (1.64%) Cisco
5 5 (1.37%) Verint
5 5 (1.37%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.09%) Cognos
6 4 (1.09%) Baan
6 4 (1.09%) Informatica
7 3 (0.82%) CA
7 3 (0.82%) Datanomic
7 3 (0.82%) Trillium
8 2 (0.55%) Juniper
8 2 (0.55%) Adobe
8 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.55%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.55%) F5
8 2 (0.55%) Tableau
9 1 (0.27%) Syclo
9 1 (0.27%) Splunk
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