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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
England / West Midlands
Rank 35 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP 112 143 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.67% 5.52% 8.09%
As % of the Vendors category 10.49% 11.48% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 79 77
Median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £449
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £34.08 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.74% +2.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%

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
1068 1246 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.52% 48.09% 51.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 639 571
Median daily rate £400 £403 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 33 101
Median hourly rate £16.42 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £23.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 29 £425 -2.85% 1
Birmingham -4 27 £455 +2.82% 7
Warwickshire -2 21 £400 -30.43% 1
Solihull -10 3 £550 +15.78%
Shropshire +27 2 - - 2
Smethwick - 2 - -
Staffordshire +1 1 - - 3
Wolverhampton -3 1 £400 -21.95%
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 67 (23.51%) Finance
2 60 (21.05%) Retail
3 46 (16.14%) SAP Implementation
4 43 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 35 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (11.23%) BusinessObjects
7 31 (10.88%) Manufacturing
8 30 (10.53%) Oracle
9 29 (10.18%) Procure-to-Pay
10 28 (9.82%) SAP HANA
11 26 (9.12%) Project Management
12 25 (8.77%) Migration
13 23 (8.07%) Data Modelling
14 22 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (7.37%) SAP FI
15 21 (7.37%) SAP MM
16 20 (7.02%) Microsoft
16 20 (7.02%) ABAP
16 20 (7.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
17 19 (6.67%) SQL
17 19 (6.67%) SAP HCM
17 19 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
18 18 (6.32%) SAP CO
19 17 (5.96%) SAP FI/CO
19 17 (5.96%) ERP
19 17 (5.96%) CRM
20 16 (5.61%) SAP BW
20 16 (5.61%) SAP SD
20 16 (5.61%) Order to Cash
21 15 (5.26%) Java

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 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.05%) Documentum
2 3 (1.05%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.35%) ArchestrA
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.11%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (7.37%) SAP FI
1 21 (7.37%) SAP MM
2 19 (6.67%) SAP HCM
3 18 (6.32%) SAP CO
4 17 (5.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (5.61%) SAP SD
6 10 (3.51%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 10 (3.51%) SAP FSCM
7 9 (3.16%) SAP HR
7 9 (3.16%) SAP MDG
7 9 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (2.81%) SAP SRM
9 7 (2.46%) SAP APO
9 7 (2.46%) SAP GRC
9 7 (2.46%) SAP MDM
9 7 (2.46%) SAP S/4HANA
9 7 (2.46%) SAP SCM
9 7 (2.46%) SAP WM
10 6 (2.11%) SAP MDG-F
10 6 (2.11%) SAP MDG-S
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.05%) Boomi
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.70%) Network Security
2 1 (0.35%) DHCP
2 1 (0.35%) DNS
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) LDAP
2 1 (0.35%) WAAS
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
2 1 (0.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.23%) BusinessObjects
2 28 (9.82%) SAP HANA
3 20 (7.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 16 (5.61%) SAP BW
5 8 (2.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.11%) DB2
6 6 (2.11%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.05%) HBase
8 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.05%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.70%) Informix
9 2 (0.70%) Lumira
9 2 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.35%) LSMW
2 1 (0.35%) Moq
2 1 (0.35%) NUnit
2 1 (0.35%) NWDS
2 1 (0.35%) Subversion
2 1 (0.35%) Toad
2 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (23.51%) Finance
2 60 (21.05%) Retail
3 43 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 31 (10.88%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.56%) Banking
6 11 (3.86%) Automotive
7 9 (3.16%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.46%) Electronics
8 7 (2.46%) Marketing
9 6 (2.11%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.40%) Billing
11 3 (1.05%) Advertising
12 2 (0.70%) Legal
13 1 (0.35%) Military
13 1 (0.35%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 82 (28.77%) Consultant
2 77 (27.02%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (14.39%) Architect
4 34 (11.93%) Analyst
5 26 (9.12%) SAP Architect
5 26 (9.12%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (8.07%) Developer
7 21 (7.37%) Project Manager
8 18 (6.32%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 16 (5.61%) SAP Analyst
10 15 (5.26%) SAP Manager
11 11 (3.86%) Business Analyst
12 10 (3.51%) SAP Developer
13 9 (3.16%) SAP Project Manager
14 8 (2.81%) Workstream Lead
15 7 (2.46%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
15 7 (2.46%) SAP CO Consultant
15 7 (2.46%) SAP FI Consultant
15 7 (2.46%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 7 (2.46%) SAP PM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.81%) XML
2 5 (1.75%) .NET
2 5 (1.75%) SAP ALE
3 4 (1.40%) CSS
3 4 (1.40%) EDIFACT
3 4 (1.40%) Web Services
4 3 (1.05%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.05%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.05%) JSON
4 3 (1.05%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.70%) HTML
5 2 (0.70%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.70%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.70%) Spring
5 2 (0.70%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (0.70%) XSLT
6 1 (0.35%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.35%) JDBC
6 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
2 5 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.70%) e-Learning
4 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.70%) NHS
4 2 (0.70%) PMI
4 2 (0.70%) User Experience
4 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.35%) CMDB
5 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.35%) Replication
5 1 (0.35%) SCADA
5 1 (0.35%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.05%) Unix
1 3 (1.05%) Windows
2 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.35%) AIX
3 1 (0.35%) Linux
3 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.14%) SAP Implementation
2 35 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (10.18%) Procure-to-Pay
4 26 (9.12%) Project Management
5 25 (8.77%) Migration
6 23 (8.07%) Data Modelling
7 22 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (5.96%) CRM
8 17 (5.96%) ERP
9 16 (5.61%) Order to Cash
10 13 (4.56%) Data Management
10 13 (4.56%) Data Migration
11 11 (3.86%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (3.16%) ETL
12 9 (3.16%) Workflow
13 8 (2.81%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (2.81%) Integration Testing
13 8 (2.81%) Programme Management
13 8 (2.81%) Risk Management
13 8 (2.81%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.02%) ABAP
2 19 (6.67%) SQL
3 15 (5.26%) Java
4 5 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.40%) C#
6 3 (1.05%) C
6 3 (1.05%) VBA
7 2 (0.70%) VB
7 2 (0.70%) VBScript
8 1 (0.35%) Go
8 1 (0.35%) Python
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby
8 1 (0.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.11%) Degree
2 3 (1.05%) ACCA
2 3 (1.05%) CIMA
2 3 (1.05%) SAP Certification
3 2 (0.70%) ISEB
3 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMP
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.11%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.70%) Basel II
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) SCCM
2 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (10.53%) Oracle
2 20 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.21%) IBM
4 5 (1.75%) Syclo
5 4 (1.40%) HP
6 3 (1.05%) Ariba
6 3 (1.05%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.05%) Pega
6 3 (1.05%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.70%) Adobe
7 2 (0.70%) Cognos
7 2 (0.70%) Dell
7 2 (0.70%) Informatica
7 2 (0.70%) Kronos
7 2 (0.70%) Netezza
7 2 (0.70%) Teradata
7 2 (0.70%) VMware
7 2 (0.70%) webMethods
8 1 (0.35%) BT
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco
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