The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
England / Midlands
Rank 3 10 1
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs citing SAP 24 20 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.87% 9.90% 35.62%
As % of the Vendors category 34.29% 20.83% 55.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 21
Median daily rate £400 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £480 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £690 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.64% -10.52%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 70 96 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 60.87% 47.52% 63.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 35
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the Midlands

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the Midlands

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the Midlands

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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.

1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) ERP
3 9 (16.36%) Retail
4 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (12.73%) Project Management
6 6 (10.91%) SAP FI
6 6 (10.91%) CRM
7 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.09%) ABAP
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) EDI
8 4 (7.27%) SAP PP
8 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.27%) Automotive
8 4 (7.27%) Change Management
8 4 (7.27%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (7.27%) SAP CO
8 4 (7.27%) Degree
8 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) General Ledger
9 3 (5.45%) SOA
9 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (5.45%) SharePoint

SAP
Top Related 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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP FI
2 5 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (7.27%) SAP CO
3 4 (7.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (7.27%) SAP PP
4 3 (5.45%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (5.45%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP HCM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP MDG
5 2 (3.64%) SAP MM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP PP-PI
5 2 (3.64%) SAP Retail
5 2 (3.64%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.82%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.82%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.82%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.82%) SAP PM
6 1 (1.82%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.64%) DB2
2 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Grunt
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Automotive
5 3 (5.45%) Banking
5 3 (5.45%) General Ledger
5 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Consultant
2 15 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (21.82%) Architect
4 8 (14.55%) SAP Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Developer
6 6 (10.91%) SAP Manager
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.27%) SAP MM Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) SAP Project Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) SAP CO Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) SAP Financial Architect
9 3 (5.45%) SAP PI Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) SAP PP Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) SAP Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) EDI
2 2 (3.64%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.64%) SAML
2 2 (3.64%) SAP PI
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Axis
3 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.82%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.82%) LESS
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) Sass
3 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) EPoS
2 2 (3.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) ERP
2 7 (12.73%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) CRM
4 5 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (7.27%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) ETL
5 4 (7.27%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.45%) IT Strategy
6 3 (5.45%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (5.45%) SOA
7 2 (3.64%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Coaching
7 2 (3.64%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.64%) Data Governance
7 2 (3.64%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (3.64%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (3.64%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) ABAP
2 2 (3.64%) C#
2 2 (3.64%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Ariba
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Infor
4 1 (1.82%) webMethods
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