Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 173 199
Rank change year-on-year -27 +26 -32
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.77% 1.84% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -19.23% +48.57%
England median daily rate £525 £450 £473
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.76% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +83.33% - -

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 390 435 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.59% 9.63% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 237 343
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £329 £300 £300
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 8
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.47 £23.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.86% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £8.39 £16.80 £13.35
90th Percentile £30.03 £54.20 £38.00
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -1.00% +2.04% +13.22%

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
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 September 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
Birmingham -8 2 £500 -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) ERP Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Database Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Financial Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Migration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle