Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 6 months to 20 November 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 192 167
Rank change year-on-year +15 -25 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 10 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.25% 2.71% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
West Midlands median daily rate £456 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% - -
England median daily rate £500 £450 £481
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.49% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £58.66 - -
England median hourly rate £35.85 £5.00 -
% change year-on-year +617.00% - -

SAP SD 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 444 700 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.25% 11.43% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 367 236
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.20% +1.21%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 16
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £25.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.71% -30.17% -24.06%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.70 £15.88
90th Percentile £52.71 £38.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the West Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in the West Midlands

SAP SD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SD in the West Midlands

SAP SD
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 SD within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +8 3 - -
Shropshire - 2 £475 -
Birmingham - 2 £438 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
SAP SD
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Retail
3 3 (30.00%) SAP ALE
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) SAP WM
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (20.00%) SAP QM
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) SAP PP
5 1 (10.00%) SAP PM
5 1 (10.00%) Billing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAP MDM
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Automotive
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
5 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

SAP SD
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 3 (30.00%) SAP Retail
2 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
2 2 (20.00%) SAP QM
2 2 (20.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
3 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MDM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP PP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SAP ALE
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
1 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP