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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 32 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 138 142 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.04% 5.55% 6.35%
As % of the Vendors category 11.12% 12.25% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 75 61
Median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £670 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £15.80 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.53 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +2.91%
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
1241 1159 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.29% 45.29% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 568 578
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 57 107
Median hourly rate £15.21 £15.85 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.36 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.44 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +9 54 £490 -24.61% 2
Birmingham -9 26 £525 +20.68% 10
Warwickshire -13 19 £294 -32.85% 2
Shropshire -5 6 £501 +61.61% 1
Solihull +1 5 £370 -17.31%
Staffordshire -5 5 £463 +15.62% 1
Worcestershire 0 1 £375 +7.14% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 82 (22.78%) Finance
2 73 (20.28%) Retail
3 55 (15.28%) SAP Implementation
4 48 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 45 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 41 (11.39%) Migration
7 39 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (9.17%) Oracle
10 31 (8.61%) Data Migration
11 30 (8.33%) Project Management
12 29 (8.06%) Microsoft
12 29 (8.06%) ERP
13 28 (7.78%) SQL
13 28 (7.78%) SuccessFactors
13 28 (7.78%) Procure-to-Pay
14 27 (7.50%) Automotive
15 25 (6.94%) Order to Cash
16 24 (6.67%) ABAP
17 23 (6.39%) BusinessObjects
18 21 (5.83%) SAP MM
19 20 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (5.56%) SAP HANA
20 19 (5.28%) CRM
21 18 (5.00%) SAP SD
22 17 (4.72%) SAP FI
22 17 (4.72%) Data Modelling
22 17 (4.72%) Logistics
22 17 (4.72%) SAP HCM
23 16 (4.44%) SAP BW

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 (1.11%) NetWeaver
1 4 (1.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (0.83%) Documentum
2 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.06%) MS Office
3 6 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.83%) MS Project
4 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.56%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.56%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (5.83%) SAP MM
2 18 (5.00%) SAP SD
3 17 (4.72%) SAP FI
3 17 (4.72%) SAP HCM
4 15 (4.17%) SAP CO
5 14 (3.89%) SAP FI/CO
6 12 (3.33%) SAP FSCM
7 11 (3.06%) SAP CRM
7 11 (3.06%) SAP HR
8 10 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (2.78%) SAP SRM
9 9 (2.50%) SAP APO
9 9 (2.50%) SAP ERP
9 9 (2.50%) SAP MDM
9 9 (2.50%) SAP PM
9 9 (2.50%) SAP SCM
10 7 (1.94%) SAP IS-U
10 7 (1.94%) SAP Retail
11 6 (1.67%) SAP WM
12 5 (1.39%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.78%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.39%) Boomi
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.11%) WAN
2 3 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.28%) DHCP
3 1 (0.28%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) Firewall
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) MPLS
3 1 (0.28%) Network Security
3 1 (0.28%) VLAN
3 1 (0.28%) WAAS
3 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.39%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (5.56%) SAP HANA
3 16 (4.44%) SAP BW
4 15 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (3.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 9 (2.50%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.11%) DB2
8 4 (1.11%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.83%) HBase
9 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.56%) Big Data
10 2 (0.56%) GIS
10 2 (0.56%) QlikView
11 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.28%) Essbase
11 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.11%) LSMW
2 3 (0.83%) Toad
3 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.28%) Moq
4 1 (0.28%) NUnit
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 82 (22.78%) Finance
2 73 (20.28%) Retail
3 48 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 45 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 27 (7.50%) Automotive
6 15 (4.17%) Banking
7 10 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.50%) Marketing
9 7 (1.94%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.67%) Billing
10 6 (1.67%) Electronics
11 5 (1.39%) Legal
12 3 (0.83%) Publishing
13 2 (0.56%) Advertising
14 1 (0.28%) Military
14 1 (0.28%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 86 (23.89%) Consultant
2 74 (20.56%) SAP Consultant
3 58 (16.11%) Architect
4 44 (12.22%) Analyst
5 40 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 38 (10.56%) SAP Architect
7 37 (10.28%) Project Manager
8 26 (7.22%) SAP Analyst
8 26 (7.22%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 24 (6.67%) SAP Manager
10 19 (5.28%) SAP Project Manager
11 18 (5.00%) Developer
12 13 (3.61%) Test Analyst
12 13 (3.61%) Workstream Lead
13 12 (3.33%) Business Analyst
14 11 (3.06%) Data Architect
15 9 (2.50%) Data Analyst
15 9 (2.50%) SAP SD Consultant
15 9 (2.50%) SAP Test Analyst
16 8 (2.22%) SAP PM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.50%) XML
2 8 (2.22%) EDI
3 6 (1.67%) SAP ALE
4 4 (1.11%) .NET
4 4 (1.11%) SAP PI
4 4 (1.11%) Web Services
5 3 (0.83%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.83%) EDIFACT
5 3 (0.83%) Entity Framework
5 3 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (0.83%) JSON
5 3 (0.83%) REST
5 3 (0.83%) SOAP
5 3 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.56%) CSS
6 2 (0.56%) HTML
6 2 (0.56%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (0.56%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.28%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.39%) User Experience
3 3 (0.83%) DataPower
3 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (0.83%) LIMS
3 3 (0.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.83%) Replication
4 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.56%) FMCG
4 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.56%) NHS
4 2 (0.56%) PMI
4 2 (0.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.28%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.22%) Windows
2 7 (1.94%) Unix
3 2 (0.56%) Linux
3 2 (0.56%) VMS
3 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.28%) SAP Implementation
2 41 (11.39%) Migration
3 39 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (8.61%) Data Migration
6 30 (8.33%) Project Management
7 29 (8.06%) ERP
8 28 (7.78%) Procure-to-Pay
9 25 (6.94%) Order to Cash
10 19 (5.28%) CRM
11 17 (4.72%) Data Modelling
11 17 (4.72%) Logistics
12 16 (4.44%) Data Management
13 13 (3.61%) ETL
14 12 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (3.06%) Business Analysis
15 11 (3.06%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (2.78%) Programme Management
16 10 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.78%) SQL
2 24 (6.67%) ABAP
3 13 (3.61%) Java
4 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.83%) C
6 3 (0.83%) C#
7 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.56%) VB
8 1 (0.28%) Go
8 1 (0.28%) Python
8 1 (0.28%) Ruby
8 1 (0.28%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (1.11%) Degree
1 4 (1.11%) PMI Certification
1 4 (1.11%) PMP
2 2 (0.56%) HNC
2 2 (0.56%) HND
2 2 (0.56%) ISEB
2 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.56%) SAP Certification
2 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.39%) QA
3 4 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (9.17%) Oracle
2 29 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.33%) IBM
4 7 (1.94%) HP
5 5 (1.39%) Syclo
6 3 (0.83%) Cloudera
6 3 (0.83%) Dell
6 3 (0.83%) Pega
6 3 (0.83%) VMware
7 2 (0.56%) Ariba
7 2 (0.56%) Kronos
7 2 (0.56%) OpenText
7 2 (0.56%) Sybase
7 2 (0.56%) webMethods
7 2 (0.56%) Workday
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe
8 1 (0.28%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.28%) Tableau
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