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 27 May 2015 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 24 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP 154 273 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.03% 11.82% 11.51%
As % of the Vendors category 12.52% 23.74% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 110 72
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £561 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 19
Average hourly rate £27.57 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+13.13% -4.80%
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
1230 1150 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.14% 49.78% 51.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 535 352
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 82 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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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 -25 33 £463 +25.00% 18
Warwickshire +6 29 £450 +16.12% 3
Coventry -12 28 £500 +4.87% 3
Solihull -4 7 £380 +8.41%
Staffordshire +2 6 £425 +21.42% 3
Wolverhampton +6 5 £348 -26.84%
Worcestershire -8 5 £475 +15.85% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 60 (18.24%) Manufacturing
2 58 (17.63%) Automotive
3 56 (17.02%) Finance
4 48 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (9.42%) SAP BW
6 30 (9.12%) SAP FI
6 30 (9.12%) CRM
7 29 (8.81%) Project Management
8 28 (8.51%) ERP
9 27 (8.21%) Migration
10 25 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (6.99%) SAP Implementation
12 22 (6.69%) Logistics
13 21 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
13 21 (6.38%) SAP CO
14 20 (6.08%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (6.08%) ABAP
14 20 (6.08%) Business Objects
14 20 (6.08%) Integration Testing
14 20 (6.08%) Data Migration
15 19 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (5.78%) IBM
15 19 (5.78%) SAP SD
15 19 (5.78%) Programme Management
16 18 (5.47%) Retail
16 18 (5.47%) SAP BI
17 17 (5.17%) Marketing
18 16 (4.86%) Change Management
19 15 (4.56%) SAP MM
19 15 (4.56%) Data Modelling

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 9 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.61%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.30%) CMS
4 1 (0.30%) Documentum
4 1 (0.30%) SAS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.43%) MS Project
3 3 (0.91%) MS Office
4 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (9.12%) SAP FI
2 21 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (6.38%) SAP CO
3 19 (5.78%) SAP SD
4 15 (4.56%) SAP MM
5 14 (4.26%) SAP CRM
6 13 (3.95%) SAP BPC
7 11 (3.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (3.04%) SAP IS-U
8 10 (3.04%) SAP PP
8 10 (3.04%) SAP EWM
9 9 (2.74%) SAP WM
9 9 (2.74%) SAP FSCM
9 9 (2.74%) SAP ERP
10 8 (2.43%) SAP Retail
10 8 (2.43%) SAP MII
11 6 (1.82%) SAP QM
11 6 (1.82%) SAP APO
12 5 (1.52%) SAP PM
12 5 (1.52%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.30%) Taleo
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.52%) HTTP
2 4 (1.22%) Internet
2 4 (1.22%) H.323
2 4 (1.22%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (0.91%) Firewall
3 3 (0.91%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.61%) VPN
4 2 (0.61%) MPLS
4 2 (0.61%) IPsec
4 2 (0.61%) Network Security
4 2 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.30%) NFC
5 1 (0.30%) RFID
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.42%) SAP BW
2 20 (6.08%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (5.47%) SAP BI
5 11 (3.34%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.22%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (0.91%) DataStage
9 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.61%) MS Access
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.30%) Big Data
10 1 (0.30%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (2.13%) LSMW
2 2 (0.61%) Toad
2 2 (0.61%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.61%) ERwin
General
1 60 (18.24%) Manufacturing
2 58 (17.63%) Automotive
3 56 (17.02%) Finance
4 18 (5.47%) Retail
5 17 (5.17%) Marketing
6 12 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 11 (3.34%) Electronics
8 4 (1.22%) Banking
9 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.91%) Legal
10 2 (0.61%) Publishing
10 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
11 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 122 (37.08%) Consultant
2 119 (36.17%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (12.16%) Analyst
4 28 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.29%) Architect
6 20 (6.08%) SAP Support
7 19 (5.78%) SAP Manager
7 19 (5.78%) Developer
8 18 (5.47%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.95%) SAP Analyst
10 12 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.65%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 11 (3.34%) SAP Architect
12 10 (3.04%) SAP SD Consultant
13 9 (2.74%) SAP MM Consultant
13 9 (2.74%) Test Manager
13 9 (2.74%) SAP PP Consultant
13 9 (2.74%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 8 (2.43%) SAP Project Manager
15 7 (2.13%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.34%) XML
1 11 (3.34%) EDI
2 10 (3.04%) Web Services
3 7 (2.13%) SAP ALE
3 7 (2.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (1.22%) SAP PI
4 4 (1.22%) .NET
4 4 (1.22%) XML Schema
4 4 (1.22%) VXML
4 4 (1.22%) BAPI
5 3 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.91%) Middleware
6 2 (0.61%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.61%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.61%) Flash
6 2 (0.61%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.30%) WCF
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.30%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.34%) DTV
2 10 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.43%) Data Structures
4 6 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.82%) FMCG
5 5 (1.52%) NHS
6 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.91%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.91%) PMI
8 2 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.30%) User Experience
9 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.30%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.30%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.52%) Windows
2 4 (1.22%) VMS
3 2 (0.61%) Linux
3 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.61%) UNIX
4 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.30%) AIX
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.30%) Android
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (9.12%) CRM
3 29 (8.81%) Project Management
4 28 (8.51%) ERP
5 27 (8.21%) Migration
6 25 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (6.99%) SAP Implementation
8 22 (6.69%) Logistics
9 20 (6.08%) Integration Testing
9 20 (6.08%) Data Migration
10 19 (5.78%) Programme Management
11 16 (4.86%) Change Management
12 15 (4.56%) Data Modelling
13 13 (3.95%) PRINCE2
14 12 (3.65%) ITIL
15 11 (3.34%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (3.04%) ETL
16 10 (3.04%) Data Mapping
16 10 (3.04%) Procure-to-pay
17 8 (2.43%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.08%) ABAP
2 12 (3.65%) Java
3 7 (2.13%) SQL
4 2 (0.61%) VBA
5 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (2.43%) Degree
2 5 (1.52%) CCNP
2 5 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) CCA
4 3 (0.91%) APMP
4 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) CCIP
4 3 (0.91%) PMP
4 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.61%) CCNA
5 2 (0.61%) PgMP
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ACCA
6 1 (0.30%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) SLA
2 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) P3O
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (6.08%) Business Objects
2 19 (5.78%) IBM
3 15 (4.56%) Oracle
4 14 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.74%) JD Edwards
6 8 (2.43%) Cognos
7 6 (1.82%) Cisco
8 5 (1.52%) Verint
9 4 (1.22%) Remedy
9 4 (1.22%) Informatica
10 3 (0.91%) CA
10 3 (0.91%) Trillium
10 3 (0.91%) Tableau
10 3 (0.91%) Datanomic
11 2 (0.61%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.61%) F5
11 2 (0.61%) EMC
11 2 (0.61%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.61%) Juniper
12 1 (0.30%) Adobe
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