Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 155 176
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21 +31
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 35 48 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.93% 0.068%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.45% 11.65% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 2
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £528 £599
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.95% -11.90% -2.24%
10th Percentile £413 £405 £534
90th Percentile £651 £714 £665
England median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 414 412 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.09% 8.00% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 241 237
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £300
90th Percentile £600 £625 £563
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.00 £12.42 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +173.75% -47.71% -5.23%
10th Percentile £15.95 £8.39 £16.80
90th Percentile £63.75 £32.95 £53.80
England median hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.45% -15.00% -

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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 0 11 £550 +15.79% 1
Warwickshire +3 8 £450 -30.77%
Coventry +6 4 £450 +9.76%
Solihull +5 1 £413 -29.49%
Wolverhampton - 1 £500 -
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 34 (97.14%) SAP
2 12 (34.29%) Migration
3 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
5 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Order to Cash
6 4 (11.43%) Concur
6 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Back Office
6 4 (11.43%) Retail
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) SAP FI
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) SAP CO
7 3 (8.57%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (8.57%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (8.57%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (8.57%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 2 (5.71%) PMO
8 2 (5.71%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (5.71%) Data Enrichment
8 2 (5.71%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud

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:

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP CO
1 3 (8.57%) SAP FI
1 3 (8.57%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 2 (5.71%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.71%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.86%) Primavera
3 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.86%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Back Office
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Consultant
1 13 (37.14%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Data Migration Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Migration Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Manager
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 3 (8.57%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) SAP Financial Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) ABAP Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Project Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Architect
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Data Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) SAP PS Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) FMCG
1 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (5.71%) PMI
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.43%) ERP
3 4 (11.43%) Order to Cash
3 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (8.57%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Data Conversion
5 2 (5.71%) Data Enrichment
5 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
5 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) APMP
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Concur
3 1 (2.86%) Ariba
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow