The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP Basis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Basis over the 3 months to 23 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 Basis
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 122
Contract jobs citing SAP Basis 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £540 £413 £463
% change year-on-year +30.90% -10.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £66.25 -
% change year-on-year -75.42% -  

SAP Basis is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 494 759 551
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.32% 25.21% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 488 358
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.06% +53.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in the West Midlands

SAP Basis
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 Basis in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Basis in the West Midlands

SAP Basis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Basis in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Basis 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 Basis.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Migration

SAP Basis
Co-occurring 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP