Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SAP APO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP APO over the 6 months to 22 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 Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 - 234
Rank change year-on-year - +234 -44
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 10 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% - 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.82% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
North West median daily rate £650 - £506
10th Percentile £525 - £484
90th Percentile £688 - £533
England median daily rate £600 £505 £510
% change year-on-year +18.81% -0.98% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £58.00 - -

SAP APO 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 North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 550 636 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.63% 9.27% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 392 374
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +0.29%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £556 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%

SAP APO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP APO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP APO in the North West

SAP APO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP APO in the North West

SAP APO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP APO in the North West

SAP APO
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP APO within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Cheshire - 7 £650 -
Manchester - 3 £550 - 1
SAP APO
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP APO 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP APO.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) SAP PP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BW

SAP APO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Workstream Lead
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP APO Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP PP Consultant
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP