Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 225 225
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 42 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.52% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.50% 3.17% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 7
Midlands median daily rate £418 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.73% -7.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £305 £305 £413
90th Percentile £566 £671 £610
England median daily rate £494 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 - -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year -24.39% -28.70% -57.09%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 764 1136 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.37% 11.75% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 618 384
Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £276
90th Percentile £575 £600 £556
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 19
Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -23.91% -26.98%
10th Percentile £15.25 £10.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £38.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
East Midlands +8 33 £400 -11.11%
West Midlands +24 9 £575 -11.54% 3
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
1 42 (100.00%) ERP
2 22 (52.38%) Solaris
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) Unix
2 22 (52.38%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) Sun
2 22 (52.38%) Veritas
2 22 (52.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 21 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 20 (47.62%) Korn
4 20 (47.62%) Perl
4 20 (47.62%) Python
5 19 (45.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (45.24%) SC Cleared
6 8 (19.05%) Finance
7 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 5 (11.90%) Migration
8 5 (11.90%) ABAP
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
9 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (9.52%) SAP FI
9 4 (9.52%) SAP MM
10 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
10 3 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
10 3 (7.14%) SAP CO

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP FI
1 4 (9.52%) SAP MM
2 3 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 3 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (4.76%) SAP Travel Management
4 1 (2.38%) SAP Retail
4 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) MPLS
1 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) LSMW
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.76%) Automotive
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) Design Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Solaris Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Consultant
4 8 (19.05%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) SAP Support
6 4 (9.52%) SAP Support Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Support Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) SAP Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) SAP FI Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.38%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.38%) LIMS
1 1 (2.38%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
1 22 (52.38%) Solaris
1 22 (52.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) ERP
2 19 (45.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (7.14%) Logistics
5 3 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) ETL
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL
7 1 (2.38%) ITSM
7 1 (2.38%) Service Management
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Korn
1 20 (47.62%) Perl
1 20 (47.62%) Python
2 5 (11.90%) ABAP
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 19 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (52.38%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) Sun
2 22 (52.38%) Veritas
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft