The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 17 18 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing SAP 1 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.35% 3.23% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 12.00% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Median daily rate £310 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.42% -7.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -7.89%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 23 25 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 31.08% 26.88% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 28
Median daily rate £423 £380 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £322 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £480 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Halifax

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Halifax

SAP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SAP.

1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA