Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 18 August 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 S/4HANA
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 169 217
Rank change year-on-year +27 +48 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 50 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.98% 0.069% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.63% 0.76% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 2
West Midlands median daily rate £528 £599 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.90% -2.24% -
10th Percentile £405 £534 £529
90th Percentile £714 £665 £706
England median daily rate £550 £548 £570
% change year-on-year +0.46% -3.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SAP S/4HANA 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 396 395 597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.76% 9.06% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 218 312
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £290
90th Percentile £625 £572 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.42 £34.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.87% +37.50% +8.70%
10th Percentile £8.39 £17.75 £10.35
90th Percentile £29.95 £58.33 £38.00
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year -12.61% +6.73% +20.15%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in the West Midlands

SAP S/4HANA
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 S/4HANA in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP S/4HANA in the West Midlands

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the West Midlands

SAP S/4HANA
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 S/4HANA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 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 -1 19 £475 -13.24% 5
Warwickshire - 11 £650 - 2
Solihull - 4 £585 -
Coventry -17 1 £410 -36.92%
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 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 S/4HANA.

1 50 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (42.00%) Finance
3 10 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (14.00%) Analytics
4 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.00%) ETL
5 6 (12.00%) SAP BW
5 6 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 6 (12.00%) Lumira
6 5 (10.00%) SAP CO
6 5 (10.00%) SAP FI
6 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.00%) SAP WM
7 4 (8.00%) SAP HCM
7 4 (8.00%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (8.00%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (8.00%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (6.00%) SAP HANA
8 3 (6.00%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) SAP PS
9 2 (4.00%) SAP Certification
9 2 (4.00%) ABAP
9 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (4.00%) SAP Security

SAP S/4HANA
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 5 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 5 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 5 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (8.00%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (8.00%) SAP HCM
2 4 (8.00%) SAP WM
3 2 (4.00%) SAP EWM
3 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.00%) SAP PS
4 1 (2.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (2.00%) SAP MDG
4 1 (2.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (12.00%) Lumira
2 6 (12.00%) SAP BW
3 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Consultant
2 38 (76.00%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (30.00%) Functional Consultant
4 12 (24.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 8 (16.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) SAP WM Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) SAP Business Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP CO Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP FI Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP MM Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP SD Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP PS Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Business Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) SAP Manager
10 2 (4.00%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) LDAP
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Analytics
1 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.00%) ETL
3 4 (8.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (4.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) Record to Report
5 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Security
6 1 (2.00%) CRM
6 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Order to Cash
6 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) Concur
3 1 (2.00%) Ariba
3 1 (2.00%) Capita