Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 60 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.83% 1.46% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 2.88% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 16
Shropshire median daily rate £475 £500 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.50% +145.56%
10th Percentile £463 £428 £250
90th Percentile £488 £595 £680
West Midlands median daily rate £431 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -4.17% -5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Shropshire median hourly rate £24.06 - £25.06
10th Percentile £21.86 - £25.01
90th Percentile £25.06 - £25.11
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.06 £15.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +60.40% -38.78% -7.55%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Shropshire.

All Vendors
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 192 312 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 53.33% 50.73% 56.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 120 80
Shropshire median daily rate £460 £398 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.72% -13.59% +35.89%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £299
90th Percentile £575 £600 £605
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
Shropshire median hourly rate £24.06 £10.62 £13.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.66% -23.63% -8.19%
10th Percentile £21.86 £10.61 £12.34
90th Percentile £25.06 £10.62 £25.12
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +8.10% -8.52% +1.90%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Shropshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Shropshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Shropshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Telford +4 2 - -
SAP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft