Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SAP XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP XI over the 6 months to 21 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 Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 215 233
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18 -34
Contract jobs citing SAP XI 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.087% 0.13% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.47% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
North West median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +6.52%
10th Percentile £385 £463 £319
90th Percentile £515 £488 £445
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SAP XI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1819 1910 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.71% 28.01% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1337 1259
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +11.43%
10th Percentile £299 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.53 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.51 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

SAP XI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP XI in the North West

SAP XI
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 XI in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP XI in the North West

SAP XI
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 XI within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Manchester +22 4 £450 -5.26%
SAP XI
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (80.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow Management
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) SAP SRM
2 4 (80.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) SAP MDM
4 2 (40.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (20.00%) Life Science
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing

SAP XI
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 4 (80.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (80.00%) SAP ERP
1 4 (80.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (80.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (80.00%) SAP FI-AP
1 4 (80.00%) SAP SRM
2 3 (60.00%) SAP MDM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP