Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 207 167
Rank change year-on-year +36 -40 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP ERP 4 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.090% 0.017% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.97% 0.18% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
West Midlands median daily rate £300 - £425
10th Percentile £275 - £308
90th Percentile £325 - £583
England median daily rate £475 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -34.55% -8.33% -

SAP ERP 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 411 570 540
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 9.27% 9.52% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 301 274
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £563 £558 £575
England median daily rate £450 £433 £440
% change year-on-year +4.05% -1.70% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.75 £25.06 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +8.96% -30.30%
10th Percentile £16.80 £10.13 £16.35
90th Percentile £53.80 £38.00 £35.00
England median hourly rate £29.69 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.19% +15.56% -28.57%

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 21 July 2017. 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 - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
SAP ERP
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (25.00%) Sage X3
3 1 (25.00%) Record to Report
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

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 (25.00%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Change Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Record to Report
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Sage