The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SAP CO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP CO over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Controlling (CO)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 56 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.47% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.36% 4.00% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £588 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +77.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.50 - -

SAP CO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 56 50 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.82% 7.75% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 53
Median daily rate £450 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £22.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SAP CO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in Birmingham

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP CO in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in Birmingham

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in Birmingham

SAP CO
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP