Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 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 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 185 201
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 -26
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 6 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.55% 1.99% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
West Midlands median daily rate £444 £575 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.83% -11.54% +48.57%
10th Percentile £410 £480 £500
90th Percentile £723 £665 £675
England median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.21 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +88.47% -24.39% -25.45%

SAP ERP is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 387 452 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.49% 9.33% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 262 365
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £295
90th Percentile £625 £588 £583
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.77% +103.13% -46.67%
10th Percentile £20.50 £11.67 £14.55
90th Percentile £38.35 £48.75 £18.75
England median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year +44.58% -15.31% -15.52%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SAP ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the West Midlands

SAP ERP
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 ERP in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP ERP in the West Midlands

SAP ERP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP ERP in the West Midlands

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +9 2 £631 -2.88%
Birmingham +4 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £450 -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Concur
4 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Ariba
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

SAP ERP
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Director
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Director
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Ariba
2 1 (16.67%) Concur