Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 229 227
Rank change year-on-year +34 -2 -41
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 7 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.33% 0.90% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
North West median daily rate £600 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +21.21% +35.25%
10th Percentile £550 £390 £369
90th Percentile £650 £500 £466
England median daily rate £494 £440 £475
% change year-on-year +12.22% -7.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
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 North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 525 668 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.36% 9.30% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 411 351
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £296 £275
90th Percentile £675 £556 £588
England median daily rate £460 £445 £435
% change year-on-year +3.37% +2.30% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 15
North West median hourly rate - £59.31 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +97.70% -14.29%
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% +9.89% -27.78%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the North West

SAP SD
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 SD in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in the North West

SAP SD
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 SD in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SD in the North West

SAP SD
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 SD within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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 +19 3 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
SAP SD
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
3 1 (14.29%) SAP WM
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
3 1 (14.29%) SAP LE

SAP SD
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 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (14.29%) SAP LE
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
1 1 (14.29%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Hybris Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Support
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP WM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) hybris