The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SAP APO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP APO 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 Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
North West / Manchester
Rank - 103 99
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.57% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £135 £445
% change year-on-year +141.63% -69.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP APO 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 Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 131 176 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.99% 9.81% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 95 87
Median daily rate £450 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP APO
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP APO in Manchester

SAP APO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP APO in Manchester