The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 24 June 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 / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 132 141
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 2 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.075% 0.30% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.75% 3.06% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £330 £426 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.44% -5.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £426 £500
% change year-on-year +17.50% -14.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00%  

SAP SD is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 265 294 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 9.90% 9.87% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 195 157
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £308 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing SAP SD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the South West

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South West region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM for Utilities
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO

SAP SD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (50.00%) SAP CRM for Utilities
1 2 (50.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Utilities Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
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