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 11 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.

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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 33 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP 130 163 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.09% 7.38% 12.23%
As % of the Vendors category 10.82% 14.83% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 68 108
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £297 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £17.65 £19.00 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% -81.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -52.50%
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
1202 1099 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.10% 49.75% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 555 504
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 111 61
Average hourly rate £15.80 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £30.00 £111.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 28 £443 -1.66% 13
Warwickshire -5 20 £550 +59.42% 3
Coventry -13 19 £450 -14.28% 4
Solihull -10 10 £475 +11.76% 3
Wolverhampton - 6 £656 -
Worcestershire -1 5 £388 -3.12% 2
Shropshire -17 2 £325 -
Staffordshire -6 1 - - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £550 -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 72 (24.74%) Finance
2 59 (20.27%) Manufacturing
3 49 (16.84%) ERP
4 42 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (11.00%) Migration
5 32 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (10.65%) Automotive
7 30 (10.31%) Programme Management
8 27 (9.28%) ABAP
9 26 (8.93%) Microsoft
10 24 (8.25%) Oracle
11 23 (7.90%) SAP BW
12 22 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (7.22%) Retail
13 21 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 20 (6.87%) Enterprise Architecture
14 20 (6.87%) Data Modelling
15 19 (6.53%) Project Management
15 19 (6.53%) SAP Implementation
16 18 (6.19%) ITIL
16 18 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (5.84%) CRM
17 17 (5.84%) TOGAF
18 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
18 16 (5.50%) Marketing
18 16 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
18 16 (5.50%) Publishing
19 15 (5.15%) Change Management
19 15 (5.15%) SAP FI
19 15 (5.15%) Security Cleared

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.37%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.03%) SAP Portal
5 2 (0.69%) SAS
5 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.34%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.72%) MS Office
2 5 (1.72%) MS Project
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (0.69%) SPSS
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.15%) SAP FI
2 12 (4.12%) SAP HR
3 11 (3.78%) SAP CO
4 10 (3.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (3.44%) SAP IS-U
5 9 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (2.41%) SAP SD
7 6 (2.06%) SAP CRM
8 5 (1.72%) SAP APO
8 5 (1.72%) SAP HCM
8 5 (1.72%) SAP Payroll
8 5 (1.72%) SAP PP
9 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (1.37%) Maximo
9 4 (1.37%) SAP GTS
9 4 (1.37%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (1.03%) SAP ECC
10 3 (1.03%) SAP MM
10 3 (1.03%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.09%) IaaS
1 9 (3.09%) PaaS
1 9 (3.09%) SaaS
2 4 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.69%) Office 365
4 2 (0.69%) Yammer
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) FTP
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) MPLS
2 1 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.90%) SAP BW
2 16 (5.50%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (4.81%) SAP BI
4 13 (4.47%) SAP HANA
5 11 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (1.72%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.03%) Big Data
9 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.69%) Lumira
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.34%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.34%) QlikView
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.69%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.69%) JIRA
2 2 (0.69%) LSMW
General
1 72 (24.74%) Finance
2 59 (20.27%) Manufacturing
3 31 (10.65%) Automotive
4 21 (7.22%) Retail
5 16 (5.50%) Marketing
5 16 (5.50%) Publishing
6 11 (3.78%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.75%) Banking
7 8 (2.75%) Electronics
8 3 (1.03%) Billing
9 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (21.31%) Consultant
2 54 (18.56%) SAP Consultant
3 45 (15.46%) Architect
4 43 (14.78%) Analyst
5 25 (8.59%) Developer
6 24 (8.25%) SAP Manager
7 23 (7.90%) Project Manager
7 23 (7.90%) SAP Architect
8 20 (6.87%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (6.53%) SAP Analyst
10 16 (5.50%) SAP Project Manager
11 15 (5.15%) Data Analyst
12 14 (4.81%) SAP Developer
13 13 (4.47%) Business Analyst
13 13 (4.47%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 9 (3.09%) Enterprise Architect
14 9 (3.09%) Programme Manager
15 8 (2.75%) Change Manager
15 8 (2.75%) Data Quality Analyst
15 8 (2.75%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.15%) SAP PI
2 7 (2.41%) Middleware
2 7 (2.41%) SAP Basis
3 4 (1.37%) BAPI
3 4 (1.37%) EDI
3 4 (1.37%) SAP ALE
3 4 (1.37%) SAP XI
3 4 (1.37%) SOAP
3 4 (1.37%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (1.37%) XML
4 3 (1.03%) .NET
4 3 (1.03%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (0.69%) COM
5 2 (0.69%) Flash
5 2 (0.69%) JDBC
5 2 (0.69%) SAP MI
5 2 (0.69%) Web Services
6 1 (0.34%) HTML
6 1 (0.34%) J2EE
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.81%) Social Media
3 6 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.72%) FMCG
5 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.37%) PMI
6 3 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.03%) NHS
6 3 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.03%) SCADA
6 3 (1.03%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.69%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.69%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) CMDB
8 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.37%) Unix
1 4 (1.37%) Windows
2 2 (0.69%) Linux
2 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.34%) AIX
3 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Solaris
3 1 (0.34%) VMS
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.84%) ERP
2 42 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (11.00%) Migration
4 30 (10.31%) Programme Management
5 22 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 20 (6.87%) Data Modelling
7 20 (6.87%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (6.53%) Project Management
8 19 (6.53%) SAP Implementation
9 18 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (6.19%) ITIL
10 17 (5.84%) CRM
10 17 (5.84%) TOGAF
11 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
12 15 (5.15%) Change Management
12 15 (5.15%) Data Migration
13 14 (4.81%) Data Management
13 14 (4.81%) Process Improvement
13 14 (4.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.28%) ABAP
2 10 (3.44%) SQL
3 8 (2.75%) Java
4 4 (1.37%) SAPscript
5 3 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.69%) C#
6 2 (0.69%) MATLAB
6 2 (0.69%) Perl
6 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.69%) Python
6 2 (0.69%) R
7 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.34%) VB
7 1 (0.34%) VBA
7 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (5.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.12%) Degree
3 10 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.69%) ACCA
6 2 (0.69%) MBA
6 2 (0.69%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.34%) CIMA
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.15%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.37%) QA
3 3 (1.03%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
2 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.25%) Oracle
3 12 (4.12%) Baan
4 11 (3.78%) IBM
5 7 (2.41%) Infor
5 7 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.06%) Adobe
6 6 (2.06%) HP
6 6 (2.06%) JD Edwards
6 6 (2.06%) Tableau
7 5 (1.72%) Talend
7 5 (1.72%) Teradata
7 5 (1.72%) Trillium
8 4 (1.37%) Informatica
9 3 (1.03%) Cognos
9 3 (1.03%) FatWire
9 3 (1.03%) hybris
9 3 (1.03%) Pega
9 3 (1.03%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.03%) Syclo
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.0 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
IBS Consulting
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago