Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 10 December 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 183 209
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26 +27
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 16 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.41% 4.58% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 10
North West median daily rate £600 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +76.65%
10th Percentile £513 £375 £395
90th Percentile £777 £713 £625
England median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £20.50
England median hourly rate £41.00 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +164.52% -24.39% -25.45%

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 North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 469 590 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.82% 10.46% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 377 368
North West median daily rate £450 £475 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.60% -2.91%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £608 £675 £556
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 13
North West median hourly rate £46.19 £66.80 £59.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.86% +12.63% +16.75%
10th Percentile £15.07 £61.56 £10.58
90th Percentile £53.75 £69.07 £69.07
England median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% - -13.79%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the North West

SAP ERP
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 ERP in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the North West

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in the North West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in the North West

SAP ERP
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 ERP in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP ERP in the North West

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the North West region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Lancashire - 6 - - 2
Cheshire +1 5 £578 -
Merseyside - 3 £600 -
Manchester -38 1 - - 2
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
1 16 (100.00%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) QA
2 6 (37.50%) SAP HR
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Ariba
4 3 (18.75%) Logistics
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PS
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Relationship Management

SAP ERP
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 6 (37.50%) SAP HR
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PS
2 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Functional Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) HR Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) SAP HR Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) HR Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Director
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PS Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Relationship Management
3 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Ariba
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle