The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP Oil and Gas skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Oil and Gas over the 3 months to 29 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.

SAP Oil and Gas
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 127 120
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Contract jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.073% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.37% 1.02% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £353 £405 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.96% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £381 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £429 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year -24.00% -  

SAP Oil and Gas 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 169 197 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.55% 7.17% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 119 135
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £58.00 £22.25 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.67% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP Oil and Gas
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAP Oil and Gas as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Oil and Gas in the West Midlands

SAP Oil and Gas
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 Oil and Gas in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Oil and Gas in the West Midlands

SAP Oil and Gas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Oil and Gas in the West Midlands

SAP Oil and Gas
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 Oil and Gas in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Oil and Gas in the West Midlands

SAP Oil and Gas
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 Oil and Gas within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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 2 £278 -31.48%
Coventry - 1 £275 -
Staffordshire - 1 £440 -
SAP Oil and Gas
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Oil and Gas 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 Oil and Gas.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (55.56%) Marketing
4 5 (55.56%) Electronics
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) Go
7 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SAP Oil and Gas
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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP GRC
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
1 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
3 5 (55.56%) Electronics
3 5 (55.56%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
2 1 (11.11%) C# Architect
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Lead
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
2 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Security
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) VMware