Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP Implementation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Implementation over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Implementation
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 158 158
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP Implementation 14 54 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.87% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.05% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
West Midlands median daily rate £465 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £463 £428 £330
90th Percentile £483 £540 £683
England median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £61.75

SAP Implementation is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4015 5138 3901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.92% 83.07% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2563 3080 2233
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 138 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Implementation in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Implementation in the West Midlands

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Coventry -18 10 - -
Shropshire - 1 £475 -
SAP Implementation
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (92.86%) Retail
3 9 (64.29%) SAP Retail
3 9 (64.29%) SAP ALE
4 8 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) IDoc
6 5 (35.71%) Order to Cash
6 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) SAP HANA
7 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
7 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) SAP CAR
7 4 (28.57%) SAP POS DM
8 3 (21.43%) SAP SD
8 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 2 (14.29%) ETL
9 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
9 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
9 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (7.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP

SAP Implementation
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 9 (64.29%) SAP Retail
2 4 (28.57%) SAP CAR
2 4 (28.57%) SAP POS DM
3 3 (21.43%) SAP SD
4 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
5 1 (7.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
5 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
5 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SAP HANA
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
General
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Lead
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Migration Lead
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Migration Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
2 1 (7.14%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) SAP PI Developer
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Retail Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) SAP ALE
2 6 (42.86%) IDoc
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) EDI
5 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Order to Cash
1 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP