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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 27 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP 177 184 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.62% 7.67% 10.76%
As % of the Vendors category 11.92% 17.34% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 84 88
Median daily rate £420 £420 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £265 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.87 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.35% -59.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £13.57 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £17.29 £36.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £19.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.40% -15.20%
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
1485 1061 1197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.13% 44.21% 49.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 563 555
Median daily rate £400 £354 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 81 86
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £11.93 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £30.00 £34.09
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Coventry -2 44 £415 +3.75% 7
Warwickshire -7 27 £400 -5.32% 1
Birmingham -30 23 £325 -22.61% 8
Staffordshire +11 15 £341 +94.57% 1
Solihull -10 14 £345 -11.53% 1
Wolverhampton +3 4 £600 -
Shropshire - 3 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £325 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 68 (20.54%) Finance
2 41 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (10.57%) Manufacturing
4 33 (9.97%) Logistics
5 32 (9.67%) BusinessObjects
6 31 (9.37%) Retail
6 31 (9.37%) Migration
7 30 (9.06%) SAP IS-U
8 29 (8.76%) SQL
9 28 (8.46%) Project Management
9 28 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (8.46%) Automotive
10 27 (8.16%) Oracle
10 27 (8.16%) ERP
11 25 (7.55%) ABAP
12 24 (7.25%) SuccessFactors
13 22 (6.65%) Data Modelling
13 22 (6.65%) SAP Implementation
14 21 (6.34%) SAP BW
15 20 (6.04%) Data Migration
16 19 (5.74%) CRM
17 18 (5.44%) Microsoft
17 18 (5.44%) SAP HANA
17 18 (5.44%) Order to Cash
18 17 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (5.14%) SAP HR
19 16 (4.83%) SAP BI
19 16 (4.83%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (4.83%) Data Analysis
19 16 (4.83%) PLM

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 8 (2.42%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.11%) SAP Portal
3 6 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.91%) JCAPS
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.60%) SAS
6 1 (0.30%) JBoss
6 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (3.02%) MS Office
2 6 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (1.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.21%) MS Project
4 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.91%) PTC Creo
4 3 (0.91%) Siemens NX
5 2 (0.60%) SPSS
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (9.06%) SAP IS-U
2 17 (5.14%) SAP HR
3 15 (4.53%) SAP SD
4 14 (4.23%) SAP HCM
5 12 (3.63%) SAP CRM
6 11 (3.32%) SAP CO
6 11 (3.32%) SAP FI
6 11 (3.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (3.32%) SAP MII
6 11 (3.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (2.72%) SAP PM
8 8 (2.42%) ENOVIA
8 8 (2.42%) SAP PP
9 7 (2.11%) SAP SRM
10 6 (1.81%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (1.81%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.51%) SAP BPC
11 5 (1.51%) SAP GRC
11 5 (1.51%) SAP MM
12 4 (1.21%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.25%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.91%) SaaS
3 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.30%) Boomi
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.51%) WAN
2 4 (1.21%) LAN
3 2 (0.60%) FTP
3 2 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) MPLS
4 1 (0.30%) Network Security
4 1 (0.30%) RFID
4 1 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.67%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (6.34%) SAP BW
3 18 (5.44%) SAP HANA
4 16 (4.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 16 (4.83%) SAP BI
5 11 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.02%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (1.81%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (1.81%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.51%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.21%) Big Data
9 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.21%) Xcelsius
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.60%) Power BI
11 2 (0.60%) Roambi
11 2 (0.60%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 2 (0.60%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (1.21%) LSMW
2 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Ant
3 1 (0.30%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 68 (20.54%) Finance
2 35 (10.57%) Manufacturing
3 31 (9.37%) Retail
4 28 (8.46%) Automotive
5 16 (4.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (3.93%) Billing
7 12 (3.63%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.81%) Banking
9 5 (1.51%) Legal
10 4 (1.21%) Marketing
11 3 (0.91%) Publishing
12 2 (0.60%) Electronics
13 1 (0.30%) Back Office
13 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (26.59%) Consultant
2 82 (24.77%) SAP Consultant
3 52 (15.71%) Analyst
4 36 (10.88%) Project Manager
5 31 (9.37%) Architect
5 31 (9.37%) SAP Analyst
6 30 (9.06%) Developer
7 29 (8.76%) SAP Manager
8 23 (6.95%) SAP Project Manager
9 19 (5.74%) SAP Architect
9 19 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (5.14%) Trainer
11 16 (4.83%) SAP SD Consultant
12 14 (4.23%) Business Analyst
13 12 (3.63%) SAP Developer
14 11 (3.32%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.02%) HR Consultant
15 10 (3.02%) SAP HR Consultant
15 10 (3.02%) Test Analyst
16 9 (2.72%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.02%) EDI
2 6 (1.81%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (1.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.51%) SOAP
3 5 (1.51%) Web Services
3 5 (1.51%) XML
4 4 (1.21%) MDX
5 3 (0.91%) HTML
5 3 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.91%) REST
5 3 (0.91%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (0.91%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.60%) BAPI
6 2 (0.60%) J2EE
6 2 (0.60%) Middleware
6 2 (0.60%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.60%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.60%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.30%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.30%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.11%) Visualisation
3 5 (1.51%) Data Integration
3 5 (1.51%) DataPower
4 4 (1.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.21%) Statistics
5 3 (0.91%) Data Centre
5 3 (0.91%) LIMS
5 3 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (0.91%) Smart Meter
5 3 (0.91%) User Experience
6 2 (0.60%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.60%) FMCG
6 2 (0.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.30%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.30%) Economics
7 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.30%) Replication
7 1 (0.30%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.81%) Unix
1 6 (1.81%) Windows
2 4 (1.21%) Linux
3 2 (0.60%) VMS
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (9.97%) Logistics
3 31 (9.37%) Migration
4 28 (8.46%) Project Management
4 28 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (8.16%) ERP
6 22 (6.65%) Data Modelling
6 22 (6.65%) SAP Implementation
7 20 (6.04%) Data Migration
8 19 (5.74%) CRM
9 18 (5.44%) Order to Cash
10 16 (4.83%) Data Analysis
10 16 (4.83%) PLM
10 16 (4.83%) Procure-to-Pay
11 15 (4.53%) Data Management
12 14 (4.23%) Business Analysis
12 14 (4.23%) ETL
13 13 (3.93%) Change Management
13 13 (3.93%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (3.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.76%) SQL
2 25 (7.55%) ABAP
3 8 (2.42%) Java
4 5 (1.51%) C
4 5 (1.51%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.21%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.21%) VB
6 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.60%) COBOL
7 2 (0.60%) VBA
8 1 (0.30%) JCL
8 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (0.91%) HNC
2 3 (0.91%) HND
2 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
2 3 (0.91%) PMP
3 2 (0.60%) ISEB
3 2 (0.60%) MBA
4 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.42%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.21%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (8.16%) Oracle
2 18 (5.44%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.72%) IBM
4 7 (2.11%) HP
4 7 (2.11%) Tableau
5 4 (1.21%) hybris
5 4 (1.21%) OpenText
5 4 (1.21%) Siemens
6 3 (0.91%) Ariba
6 3 (0.91%) Cognos
6 3 (0.91%) Hyperion
6 3 (0.91%) Sybase
6 3 (0.91%) VMware
7 2 (0.60%) Baan
7 2 (0.60%) Casewise
7 2 (0.60%) Google
7 2 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.60%) Syclo
7 2 (0.60%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
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