Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 6 months to 17 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 250 219
Rank change year-on-year +28 -31 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 26 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.32% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.35% 2.22% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 3
Midlands median daily rate £484 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £378 £402 £370
90th Percentile £549 £611 £530
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £58.66 - -
England median hourly rate £35.85 £5.00 -
% change year-on-year +617.00% - -

SAP SD 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 776 1169 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.50% 11.87% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 638 386
Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £575 £600 £559
England median daily rate £475 £448 £436
% change year-on-year +6.15% +2.58% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 20
Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.71% -23.91% -26.98%
10th Percentile £15.03 £10.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.74 £38.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £26.31
% change year-on-year - +6.42% -1.94%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the Midlands

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in the Midlands

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SD in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SD in the Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SD in the Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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 +14 10 £456 +1.39% 1
East Midlands +8 10 £480 -19.33%
SAP SD
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (34.62%) SAP MM
3 7 (26.92%) Retail
4 6 (23.08%) SAP Retail
4 6 (23.08%) ERP
4 6 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (19.23%) Order to Cash
5 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (19.23%) SAP QM
6 4 (15.38%) Logistics
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Quality Management
6 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (15.38%) SAP BW
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.54%) SAP ALE
7 3 (11.54%) SAP GTS
7 3 (11.54%) NetWeaver
7 3 (11.54%) SAPscript
7 3 (11.54%) SAP PP
7 3 (11.54%) ABAP
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 3 (11.54%) SAP WM
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Billing
7 3 (11.54%) SAP CO

SAP SD
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 (11.54%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) SAP MM
2 6 (23.08%) SAP Retail
3 5 (19.23%) SAP QM
4 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
4 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
4 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (11.54%) SAP GTS
4 3 (11.54%) SAP PM
4 3 (11.54%) SAP PP
4 3 (11.54%) SAP WM
5 2 (7.69%) SAP PS
6 1 (3.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (3.85%) SAP APO
6 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
6 1 (3.85%) SAP EWM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP MDM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (3.85%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (15.38%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) LSMW
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Consultant
2 13 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) SAP SD Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Support
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Support Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Trainer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Trainer
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) SAP ALE
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
2 1 (3.85%) EDIFACT
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.85%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ERP
1 6 (23.08%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (19.23%) Order to Cash
3 4 (15.38%) Logistics
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) PLM
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) ABAP
1 3 (11.54%) SAPscript
2 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (3.85%) OpenText