The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered 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 Certification
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.044% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £420 £475
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

SAP Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 438 563 452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.35% 20.90% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 316 231
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £249 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 45
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -43.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.63 £36.70 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

SAP Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Certification in the West Midlands

SAP Certification
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 Certification in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Certification in the West Midlands

SAP Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
SAP Certification
England

SAP Certification
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP PM
2 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

SAP Certification
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP PM
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) SAP PM Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP