Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 165 206
Rank change year-on-year -33 +41 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP Retail 3 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.059% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.73% 3.97% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
West Midlands median daily rate £513 £613 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.33% - -
England median daily rate £513 £650 £525
% change year-on-year -21.15% +23.81% +5.00%
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 411 453 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.08% 9.84% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 242 359
West Midlands median daily rate £473 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +9.38% -2.44%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £295
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.76 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.80% -5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.34 £16.80 £15.45
90th Percentile £31.60 £54.20 £38.00
England median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -9.26% +9.09% +8.79%

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
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 17 October 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
Birmingham -4 1 £513 -
SAP Retail
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP Retail.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Finance

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Financial Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Finance Systems Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Finance Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP