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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 May 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.

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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 30 24 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP 157 181 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.45% 6.72% 12.37%
As % of the Vendors category 11.07% 13.28% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 86 130
Median daily rate £400 £450 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.22% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £308 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.21% -2.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +11.11%
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
1418 1363 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.22% 50.61% 50.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 768 567
Median daily rate £380 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 87 84
Median hourly rate £12.50 £23.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +47.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 33 £425 -4.49% 10
Warwickshire +2 30 £350 -12.28% 5
Coventry -10 30 £413 -17.50% 1
Solihull - 16 £325 - 1
Wolverhampton -1 3 £640 +68.42%
Worcestershire -8 3 £425 -7.10% 4
Staffordshire +10 1 - - 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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.

1 52 (17.69%) Finance
2 40 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (12.24%) Manufacturing
4 34 (11.56%) ERP
5 32 (10.88%) SAP IS-U
6 29 (9.86%) Automotive
7 28 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
7 28 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
8 27 (9.18%) Migration
9 25 (8.50%) Retail
9 25 (8.50%) Oracle
10 24 (8.16%) Data Modelling
11 23 (7.82%) ABAP
11 23 (7.82%) Logistics
12 22 (7.48%) Project Management
13 20 (6.80%) Programme Management
14 19 (6.46%) SAP BI
14 19 (6.46%) Procure-to-pay
15 18 (6.12%) ITIL
16 17 (5.78%) SQL
16 17 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (5.44%) SAP HR
18 15 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (4.76%) SAP BW
19 14 (4.76%) CRM
19 14 (4.76%) Microsoft
19 14 (4.76%) SAP HCM
19 14 (4.76%) Data Migration
19 14 (4.76%) Analytical Skills

SAP
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.06%) SAP Portal
2 5 (1.70%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.02%) JCAPS
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.68%) SAS
5 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) JBoss
6 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.70%) MS Project
2 4 (1.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.02%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.68%) SPSS
5 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (10.88%) SAP IS-U
2 16 (5.44%) SAP HR
3 14 (4.76%) SAP HCM
4 13 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (4.08%) SAP SD
6 10 (3.40%) SAP FI
7 8 (2.72%) SAP CO
7 8 (2.72%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (2.72%) SAP Payroll
7 8 (2.72%) SAP PP
8 6 (2.04%) SAP MII
9 5 (1.70%) SAP GRC
10 4 (1.36%) SAP EWM
10 4 (1.36%) SAP GTS
10 4 (1.36%) SAP PM
10 4 (1.36%) SAP SRM
11 3 (1.02%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.02%) SAP MDM
11 3 (1.02%) SAP R/3
11 3 (1.02%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (2.72%) SaaS
3 5 (1.70%) IaaS
3 5 (1.70%) PaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) Yammer
5 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) FTP
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (6.46%) SAP BI
3 14 (4.76%) SAP BW
4 13 (4.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 13 (4.42%) SAP HANA
5 9 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (2.04%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.70%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.36%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.02%) Big Data
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.02%) Xcelsius
10 2 (0.68%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.68%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Ant
3 1 (0.34%) LSMW
General
1 52 (17.69%) Finance
2 36 (12.24%) Manufacturing
3 29 (9.86%) Automotive
4 25 (8.50%) Retail
5 15 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (3.74%) Billing
6 11 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.06%) Marketing
8 6 (2.04%) Banking
8 6 (2.04%) Electronics
9 4 (1.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (25.51%) Consultant
2 67 (22.79%) SAP Consultant
3 48 (16.33%) Analyst
4 34 (11.56%) Architect
5 28 (9.52%) Developer
6 27 (9.18%) SAP Analyst
7 25 (8.50%) SAP Manager
8 23 (7.82%) Project Manager
9 17 (5.78%) SAP Architect
9 17 (5.78%) SAP Project Manager
10 16 (5.44%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.76%) SAP Developer
12 13 (4.42%) Trainer
13 12 (4.08%) Business Analyst
14 11 (3.74%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.40%) SAP ISU Consultant
16 9 (3.06%) Programme Manager
16 9 (3.06%) SAP SD Consultant
16 9 (3.06%) Test Analyst
17 8 (2.72%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.04%) Middleware
1 6 (2.04%) SAP Basis
2 5 (1.70%) SAP PI
2 5 (1.70%) Web Services
3 4 (1.36%) .NET
4 3 (1.02%) BAPI
4 3 (1.02%) EDI
4 3 (1.02%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.02%) SAP Business Workflow
4 3 (1.02%) SOAP
4 3 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.68%) COM
5 2 (0.68%) Flash
5 2 (0.68%) J2EE
5 2 (0.68%) MDX
5 2 (0.68%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.68%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (0.68%) XML
6 1 (0.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.70%) Data Integration
3 5 (1.70%) Smart Meter
3 5 (1.70%) Social Media
3 5 (1.70%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.02%) PMI
5 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.68%) DataPower
5 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.34%) CMDB
6 1 (0.34%) Economics
6 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.34%) EPoS
6 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.34%) NHS
6 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.36%) Windows
2 3 (1.02%) Unix
3 2 (0.68%) Linux
4 1 (0.34%) AIX
4 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.34%) Solaris
4 1 (0.34%) VMS
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (11.56%) ERP
3 28 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
4 27 (9.18%) Migration
5 24 (8.16%) Data Modelling
6 23 (7.82%) Logistics
7 22 (7.48%) Project Management
8 20 (6.80%) Programme Management
9 19 (6.46%) Procure-to-pay
10 18 (6.12%) ITIL
11 17 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (4.76%) CRM
13 14 (4.76%) Data Migration
14 13 (4.42%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (4.42%) TOGAF
14 13 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (4.08%) Business Analysis
15 12 (4.08%) Data Analysis
15 12 (4.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.82%) ABAP
2 17 (5.78%) SQL
3 8 (2.72%) Java
4 5 (1.70%) C
5 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.68%) C#
7 1 (0.34%) COBOL
7 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.34%) R
7 1 (0.34%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.34%) VB
7 1 (0.34%) VBA
7 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (3.74%) Degree
2 8 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.36%) MBA
5 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ACCA
7 1 (0.34%) CIMA
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.34%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.40%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.02%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
2 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (8.50%) Oracle
2 14 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.42%) IBM
4 8 (2.72%) Tableau
5 7 (2.38%) Baan
5 7 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.04%) HP
7 5 (1.70%) Infor
8 4 (1.36%) Cognos
8 4 (1.36%) hybris
8 4 (1.36%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.36%) Siemens
8 4 (1.36%) Trillium
9 3 (1.02%) Informatica
9 3 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.02%) Talend
9 3 (1.02%) Teradata
10 2 (0.68%) Google
10 2 (0.68%) Maconomy
10 2 (0.68%) Syclo
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