Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 October 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 219 224
Rank change year-on-year +26 +5 -35
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 16 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
North West median daily rate £425 £375 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -23.47% +10.05%
10th Percentile £400 £313 £416
90th Percentile £550 £588 £553
England median daily rate £500 £475 £535
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.21% +18.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £47.39 -
England median hourly rate - £47.39 £61.75
% change year-on-year - -23.26% -3.52%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4588 6013 6702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.20% 83.75% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2905 3833 4052
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £573 £565
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 180 285
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +57.89%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.16 £12.35
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.00 £51.60
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +15.79%

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in the North West

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Implementation in the North West

SAP Implementation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Implementation in the North West over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Implementation in the North West

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Implementation in the North West

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Manchester +21 7 £475 +18.75%
Cheshire - 4 £420 -
SAP Implementation
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP Implementation.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) ERP
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) SAP Basis
3 6 (37.50%) SAP SRM
3 6 (37.50%) SAP ERP
4 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Legal
4 5 (31.25%) SAP BW
4 5 (31.25%) NetWeaver
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (25.00%) DB2
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Life Science
5 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Clustering
6 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
7 2 (12.50%) Logistics
7 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping

SAP Implementation
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) SAP ERP
1 6 (37.50%) SAP SRM
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SAP BW
2 4 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SAP MDM Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Life Science
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
6 2 (12.50%) Logistics
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Transition Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) VMware