Period
to 15 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP Retail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Retail over the 6 months to 15 January 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 for Retail (IS-Retail)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 188 181
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 19 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.092% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.57% 0.78% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +19.05% -4.55%
10th Percentile £455 £538 £513
90th Percentile £758 £733 £538
England median daily rate £600 £600 £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SAP Retail 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 416 637 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.90% 11.73% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 345 222
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £588 £598 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -51.15% +3.97%
10th Percentile £8.39 £14.55 £15.73
90th Percentile £49.74 £18.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £19.50 £22.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -24.17% +0.84%

SAP Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Retail in the West Midlands

SAP Retail
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 Retail in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Retail in the West Midlands

SAP Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Retail in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Retail in the West Midlands

SAP Retail
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 Retail within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
Coventry +18 9 £475 -13.64%
Birmingham - 2 - -
SAP Retail
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Retail 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 Retail.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 7 (36.84%) SAP ALE
2 7 (36.84%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (31.58%) ABAP
3 6 (31.58%) NHS
3 6 (31.58%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SAP SD
6 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
6 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Order to Cash
6 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) SAP HANA
6 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
6 2 (10.53%) SAP CAR
6 2 (10.53%) SAP POS DM
6 2 (10.53%) IDoc
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment

SAP Retail
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 6 (31.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (15.79%) SAP SD
3 2 (10.53%) SAP CAR
3 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
3 2 (10.53%) SAP POS DM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SAP HANA
General
1 19 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 5 (26.32%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Business Process Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Lead
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Process Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Migration Lead
6 1 (5.26%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Process Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) SAP ALE
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) IDoc
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Order to Cash
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) ABAP
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP