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 23 June 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.

SAP for Utilities as Part of SAP ERP (IS-U)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 61
Contract jobs citing SAP IS-U 0 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 1.72% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category - 14.00% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Median daily rate - £290 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.95%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £440 £423
% change year-on-year +13.63% +4.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 74 100 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 12.05% 12.29% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 51
Median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW

SAP IS-U
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP