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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 26 25 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP 163 152 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.78% 5.97% 12.24%
As % of the Vendors category 11.90% 12.45% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 72 116
Median daily rate £375 £456 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +10.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £569 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £18.81 £27.57 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.77% -27.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £13.69 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.86 £37.80 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-27.92% +12.12%
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
1370 1221 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.55% 48.00% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 721 527
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 74 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.22% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.25 £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 26 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
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 26 May 2016.

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 26 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 +1 35 £390 -15.67% 19
Coventry 0 35 £438 -12.50% 5
Warwickshire +3 33 £325 -23.52%
Solihull 0 20 £325 -14.47% 2
Wolverhampton -2 3 £660 +89.92%
Shropshire - 1 - -
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 (17.45%) Finance
2 42 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (11.41%) Manufacturing
4 33 (11.07%) SAP IS-U
5 32 (10.74%) BusinessObjects
6 31 (10.40%) ERP
7 28 (9.40%) ABAP
8 26 (8.72%) Automotive
8 26 (8.72%) Logistics
9 25 (8.39%) Retail
10 24 (8.05%) Oracle
11 23 (7.72%) Data Modelling
12 22 (7.38%) Project Management
12 22 (7.38%) Migration
12 22 (7.38%) SAP Implementation
13 20 (6.71%) ITIL
14 19 (6.38%) SQL
14 19 (6.38%) SAP BI
14 19 (6.38%) Programme Management
15 18 (6.04%) CRM
16 17 (5.70%) SAP HR
17 16 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (5.37%) SAP BW
17 16 (5.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (5.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 16 (5.37%) SuccessFactors
18 15 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (5.03%) SAP HCM
18 15 (5.03%) Data Analysis
18 15 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management

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 (3.02%) SAP Portal
2 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.01%) JCAPS
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.67%) SAS
5 2 (0.67%) 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 (1.68%) MS Project
1 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) SPSS
5 1 (0.34%) MS Office
5 1 (0.34%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.34%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 33 (11.07%) SAP IS-U
2 17 (5.70%) SAP HR
3 15 (5.03%) SAP HCM
4 13 (4.36%) SAP SD
5 11 (3.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (3.02%) SAP FI
6 9 (3.02%) SAP PP
7 8 (2.68%) SAP Payroll
8 7 (2.35%) SAP CO
8 7 (2.35%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (2.35%) SAP MII
9 6 (2.01%) ENOVIA
9 6 (2.01%) SAP CRM
10 5 (1.68%) SAP GRC
10 5 (1.68%) SAP PM
10 5 (1.68%) SAP SRM
11 4 (1.34%) SAP BPC
11 4 (1.34%) SAP EWM
11 4 (1.34%) SAP GTS
11 4 (1.34%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.37%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (2.68%) SaaS
3 5 (1.68%) IaaS
3 5 (1.68%) PaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.67%) Office 365
4 2 (0.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.67%) FTP
1 2 (0.67%) LAN
1 2 (0.67%) WAN
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.74%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (6.38%) SAP BI
3 16 (5.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 16 (5.37%) SAP BW
4 14 (4.70%) SAP HANA
5 11 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.01%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (2.01%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (2.01%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.34%) Big Data
9 4 (1.34%) Xcelsius
10 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.67%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (0.67%) JIRA
1 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.34%) Ant
2 1 (0.34%) LSMW
General
1 52 (17.45%) Finance
2 34 (11.41%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.72%) Automotive
4 25 (8.39%) Retail
5 16 (5.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (3.69%) Billing
6 11 (3.69%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.68%) Marketing
8 4 (1.34%) Electronics
8 4 (1.34%) Publishing
9 3 (1.01%) Banking
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 81 (27.18%) Consultant
2 73 (24.50%) SAP Consultant
3 50 (16.78%) Analyst
4 34 (11.41%) Developer
5 30 (10.07%) Architect
6 29 (9.73%) SAP Analyst
7 25 (8.39%) SAP Manager
8 24 (8.05%) Project Manager
9 17 (5.70%) SAP Developer
10 16 (5.37%) SAP Project Manager
11 15 (5.03%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.36%) Trainer
13 12 (4.03%) SAP Architect
13 12 (4.03%) SAP ISU Consultant
14 10 (3.36%) ABAP Developer
14 10 (3.36%) SAP SD Consultant
15 9 (3.02%) Business Developer
15 9 (3.02%) Business Objects Developer
15 9 (3.02%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.01%) Middleware
1 6 (2.01%) SAP Basis
2 5 (1.68%) SAP PI
2 5 (1.68%) Web Services
3 4 (1.34%) .NET
3 4 (1.34%) EDI
3 4 (1.34%) MDX
3 4 (1.34%) XML
4 3 (1.01%) BAPI
4 3 (1.01%) HTML
4 3 (1.01%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.01%) SAP Business Workflow
4 3 (1.01%) SOAP
4 3 (1.01%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.67%) COM
5 2 (0.67%) Flash
5 2 (0.67%) J2EE
5 2 (0.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.35%) Visualisation
3 5 (1.68%) Data Integration
3 5 (1.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.68%) Smart Meter
3 5 (1.68%) Social Media
4 3 (1.01%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (1.01%) Statistics
5 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.67%) DataPower
5 2 (0.67%) e-Learning
5 2 (0.67%) FMCG
5 2 (0.67%) PMI
6 1 (0.34%) CMDB
6 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.34%) EPoS
6 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.34%) Linux
2 3 (1.01%) Unix
2 3 (1.01%) Windows
3 1 (0.34%) AIX
3 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Solaris
3 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (10.40%) ERP
3 26 (8.72%) Logistics
4 23 (7.72%) Data Modelling
5 22 (7.38%) Migration
5 22 (7.38%) Project Management
5 22 (7.38%) SAP Implementation
6 20 (6.71%) ITIL
7 19 (6.38%) Programme Management
8 18 (6.04%) CRM
9 16 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (5.03%) Data Analysis
10 15 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (4.70%) Procure-to-Pay
12 13 (4.36%) Business Analysis
12 13 (4.36%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (4.36%) TOGAF
13 12 (4.03%) ETL
13 12 (4.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.40%) ABAP
2 19 (6.38%) SQL
3 9 (3.02%) Java
4 5 (1.68%) C
5 4 (1.34%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.01%) VB
7 2 (0.67%) C#
7 2 (0.67%) COBOL
7 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.67%) VBA
8 1 (0.34%) JCL
8 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.34%) R
8 1 (0.34%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (4.03%) Degree
2 7 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.34%) MBA
3 4 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) ISEB
4 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.34%) ACCA
5 1 (0.34%) CIMA
5 1 (0.34%) HNC
5 1 (0.34%) HND
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.34%) QA
3 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.01%) SLA
4 2 (0.67%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) NFS
2 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (8.05%) Oracle
2 13 (4.36%) IBM
2 13 (4.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.36%) Tableau
4 7 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.34%) Baan
5 4 (1.34%) HP
5 4 (1.34%) hybris
5 4 (1.34%) Infor
5 4 (1.34%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.34%) Siemens
6 3 (1.01%) Cognos
6 3 (1.01%) Google
6 3 (1.01%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (0.67%) Casewise
7 2 (0.67%) OpenText
7 2 (0.67%) Syclo
7 2 (0.67%) Teradata
7 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.67%) VMware
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