Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 141 155
Rank change year-on-year +19 +14 -45
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 19 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.67% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.71% 3.72% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 4
Manchester median daily rate £450 £575 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +39.31% -21.19%
10th Percentile £375 £513 £300
90th Percentile £528 £631 £625
North West median daily rate £500 £575 £326
% change year-on-year -13.04% +76.65% -38.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £20.50 -

SAP ERP is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 283 269 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.03% 8.43% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 159 194
Manchester median daily rate £409 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.82% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £325 £267
90th Percentile £622 £589 £565
North West median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £10.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.75% +57.89%
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £27.50 £52.47
% change year-on-year +142.92% -47.59% +95.56%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SAP ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in Manchester

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in Manchester

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Wigan - 1 £401 -
SAP ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 19 (100.00%) ERP
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (68.42%) SAP BW
3 12 (63.16%) SAP SRM
4 10 (52.63%) NetWeaver
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (31.58%) SAP Basis
7 5 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (26.32%) Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Legal
7 5 (26.32%) SAP FI
7 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AP
7 5 (26.32%) SAP CO
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow Management
8 4 (21.05%) DB2
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) ABAP
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (21.05%) SAP XI
9 3 (15.79%) SAP MDM
9 3 (15.79%) Teradata
9 3 (15.79%) Clustering
9 3 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
9 3 (15.79%) VBA
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) SMS
9 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence

SAP ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) SAP SRM
2 5 (26.32%) SAP CO
2 5 (26.32%) SAP FI
2 5 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (26.32%) SAP FI-AP
3 3 (15.79%) SAP MDM
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
5 1 (5.26%) SAP CAR
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SAP BW
2 4 (21.05%) DB2
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) SAP FI Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Teradata Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAP FI Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) SAP Basis
2 4 (21.05%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ERP
2 6 (31.58%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) ABAP
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (15.79%) Teradata
4 2 (10.53%) Ariba
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) VMware