The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 3 months to 29 June 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 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 168 154
Rank change year-on-year +52 -14  
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 43 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.17% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.68% 0.93% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 3
Median daily rate £420 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% -0.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £510 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £530 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -9.47% +15.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

SAP ERP 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 Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 444 535 382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 12.09% 11.39% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 433 295
Median daily rate £457 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £563 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Median hourly rate £23.38 £38.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.48% +67.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.59 £11.25 £15.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.06 £38.00 £23.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the Midlands

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the Midlands

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in the Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in the Midlands

SAP ERP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in the Midlands

SAP ERP
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +30 40 £420 -19.23% 2
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 75 (100.00%) SAP
1 75 (100.00%) ERP
2 49 (65.33%) Security Cleared
3 43 (57.33%) SC Cleared
4 41 (54.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 41 (54.67%) Solaris
4 41 (54.67%) Oracle
4 41 (54.67%) Sun
4 41 (54.67%) Veritas
5 22 (29.33%) Unix
6 20 (26.67%) Manufacturing
7 19 (25.33%) Linux
8 17 (22.67%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (21.33%) Integration Testing
9 16 (21.33%) Logistics
9 16 (21.33%) Korn
9 16 (21.33%) Python
9 16 (21.33%) Perl
10 15 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (14.67%) Degree
12 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Data Migration
12 9 (12.00%) Migration
13 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
14 7 (9.33%) SAP SD
14 7 (9.33%) ABAP
14 7 (9.33%) SAP Security
14 7 (9.33%) Billing
14 7 (9.33%) Data Mapping
14 7 (9.33%) Scenario Testing

SAP ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) SAP SD
2 3 (4.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.33%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.33%) SAP CAR
3 1 (1.33%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.33%) Lumira
3 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 20 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.33%) Billing
3 5 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.67%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Consultant
2 21 (28.00%) Solaris Consultant
3 18 (24.00%) SAP Consultant
4 15 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Design Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Solaris Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) SAP SD Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) SAP Test Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Unix Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Administrator
10 2 (2.67%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) IDoc
2 1 (1.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.33%) EDI
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) HTML5
2 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Solaris
2 22 (29.33%) Unix
3 19 (25.33%) Linux
4 2 (2.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) ERP
2 16 (21.33%) Integration Testing
2 16 (21.33%) Logistics
3 15 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.00%) Data Migration
4 9 (12.00%) Migration
4 9 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (9.33%) Data Mapping
5 7 (9.33%) SAP Security
5 7 (9.33%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (8.00%) Coaching
6 6 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.67%) ETL
9 2 (2.67%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.33%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Korn
1 16 (21.33%) Perl
1 16 (21.33%) Python
2 7 (9.33%) ABAP
3 1 (1.33%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (65.33%) Security Cleared
2 43 (57.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (22.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (54.67%) Oracle
2 41 (54.67%) Sun
2 41 (54.67%) Veritas
3 1 (1.33%) Cognos
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) Sage
3 1 (1.33%) Tableau
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