Period
to 23 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an SAP Support was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Support
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 198 168
Rank change year-on-year +26 -30 +34
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Support 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.046% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.021% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £235 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +112.77% -50.53% +52.00%
10th Percentile £475 £230 £463
90th Percentile £525 £240 £488
England median daily rate £473 £378 £408
% change year-on-year +25.30% -7.36% +35.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £70.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,098 4,797 4,107
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 94.26% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,695 2,898 2,593
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £244 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 216 180
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.49 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.29% -3.19% +6.67%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.81
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.75 £43.68
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.11% - -2.63%

SAP Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured SAP Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Support in the West Midlands

SAP Support
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 Support in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Support in the West Midlands

SAP Support
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 Support in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Support in the West Midlands

SAP Support
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 Support within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 August 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 +8 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £500 -
SAP Support
England

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, SAP Support contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring SAP Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Ariba
2 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

SAP Support Skill Set
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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (50.00%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Ariba