The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 18 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.53% - 0.63%
As % of the Business Applications category 50.00% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4 19 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 3.05% 12.03% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Median daily rate £325 £357 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.83% -16.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP APO
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

SAP APO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP APO in Middlesex

SAP APO
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP APO 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SAP APO.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP APO Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP