The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP Portal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Portal over the 3 months to 30 April 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 NetWeaver Portal
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 127
Contract jobs citing SAP Portal 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.24% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.37% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

SAP Portal is in the application platform 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 application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 309 511 544
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.57% 17.67% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 273 320
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 26
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -30.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £13.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

SAP Portal
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAP Portal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Portal in the West Midlands

SAP Portal
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 Portal in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Portal in the West Midlands