Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 6 months to 21 July 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 135 145
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 25 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.093% 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.65% 0.90% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 0
East Midlands median daily rate £518 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.42% - -
England median daily rate £498 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +17.06% -8.11% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £77.75 £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +217.35% -30.00% -56.25%

SAP SD 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 376 332 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.87% 10.29% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 215 99
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £305 £293 £261
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £433 £440
% change year-on-year +4.05% -1.70% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.55 £15.75 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% -1.88% -8.27%
England median hourly rate £29.69 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.19% +15.56% -28.57%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAP SD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the East Midlands

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP SD in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in the East Midlands

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SD in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SD in the East Midlands

SAP SD
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 20 £515 -
Leicestershire - 2 £300 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £525 -
SAP SD
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (72.00%) Billing
3 15 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 14 (56.00%) ABAP
5 13 (52.00%) IDoc
5 13 (52.00%) Coaching
5 13 (52.00%) Logistics
5 13 (52.00%) Integration Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Data Mapping
7 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (32.00%) ERP
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) SAP ERP
11 4 (16.00%) SAP Retail
11 4 (16.00%) Retail
12 2 (8.00%) Finance
12 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
13 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
13 1 (4.00%) IBM Sterling
13 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (4.00%) SAP GTS
13 1 (4.00%) TRADACOMS
13 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
13 1 (4.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 1 (4.00%) Order to Cash
13 1 (4.00%) Scenario Testing
13 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
13 1 (4.00%) XML

SAP SD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (16.00%) SAP Retail
3 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (4.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (4.00%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
General
1 18 (72.00%) Billing
2 15 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Consultant
1 20 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (60.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) EDI Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (4.00%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) SAP WM Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) IDoc
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.00%) EDIFACT
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Coaching
1 13 (52.00%) Integration Testing
1 13 (52.00%) Logistics
2 12 (48.00%) Data Mapping
3 8 (32.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) B2B
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Order to Cash
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (4.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) ABAP
2 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (4.00%) OpenText
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com