The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 27 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.

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

SAP
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAP 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.72% 1.65% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 4.92% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £450 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -3.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £23.54
% change year-on-year -28.34% +6.71%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 61 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 36.21% 33.52% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 41
Median daily rate £338 £325 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -14.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £105 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £14.20 £10.96 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.62% -35.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £15.21 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Staffordshire

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Staffordshire

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Staffordshire

SAP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 1 - -
SAP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) hybris
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) MFGPRO
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (20.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) MFGPRO
1 1 (20.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (20.00%) SAP WM
1 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Accountant
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Lead
1 1 (20.00%) NetSuite Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Migration Lead
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Accountant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) hybris
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle