The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP APO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 117
Contract jobs citing SAP APO 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £135 £445
% change year-on-year +141.63% -69.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP APO 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 West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 176 187 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.78% 6.94% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 109 134
Median daily rate £440 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £58.00 £22.25 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.67% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP APO
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP APO in the West Midlands

SAP APO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP APO in the West Midlands

SAP APO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP APO in the West Midlands

SAP APO
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP APO 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP APO.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (100.00%) Order to Cash

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SAP APO Expert
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Order to Cash
1 2 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
Warwickshire
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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