The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SAP IS-U skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP IS-U over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP for Utilities as Part of SAP ERP (IS-U)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 57 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.48% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.36% 2.00% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £625 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +83.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £550 £501
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

SAP IS-U 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 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.92% 7.74% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 54
Median daily rate £450 £413 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.07%  
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 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP IS-U
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP IS-U in Birmingham

SAP IS-U
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP IS-U in Birmingham

SAP IS-U
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP IS-U 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 IS-U.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP

SAP IS-U
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 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP