Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SAP Implementation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Implementation over the 6 months to 24 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 Implementation
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 201 212
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -36
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 26 70 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.32% 0.72% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.87% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 6
Midlands median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £465 £419 £331
90th Percentile £620 £610 £663
England median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £61.75

SAP Implementation is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6850 8060 6690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.06% 82.63% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4356 4924 3955
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 211 261
Midlands median hourly rate £20.55 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.85% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.52 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.55
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in the Midlands

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Implementation in the Midlands

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Implementation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Implementation in the Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Implementation in the Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands -20 14 £465 -2.11%
East Midlands -6 5 £550 -6.78%
SAP Implementation
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (57.69%) Retail
3 14 (53.85%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) SAP ALE
5 10 (38.46%) SAP Retail
6 9 (34.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (34.62%) IDoc
7 7 (26.92%) SAP MM
8 6 (23.08%) SAP SD
8 6 (23.08%) Order to Cash
9 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
9 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) SAP CAR
9 5 (19.23%) SAP POS DM
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) SAP HANA
10 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
10 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
10 4 (15.38%) SAP FI
10 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (15.38%) ERP
10 4 (15.38%) NetWeaver
11 3 (11.54%) SAPscript

SAP Implementation
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 4 (15.38%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 10 (38.46%) SAP Retail
2 7 (26.92%) SAP MM
3 6 (23.08%) SAP SD
4 5 (19.23%) SAP CAR
4 5 (19.23%) SAP POS DM
5 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
5 4 (15.38%) SAP FI
5 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (11.54%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 2 (7.69%) SAP ERP
8 1 (3.85%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SAP HANA
2 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
1 9 (34.62%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Manager
3 2 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Management Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Developer
4 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) SAP PI Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) SAP ALE
2 9 (34.62%) IDoc
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (7.69%) EDI
5 2 (7.69%) SAP PI
6 1 (3.85%) BAPI
6 1 (3.85%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Order to Cash
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) Logistics
5 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.85%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP