Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP VC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP VC over the 6 months to 24 September 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 Variant Configuration (SAP LO-VC)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 - 203
Rank change year-on-year - +203 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP VC 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.059% - 0.064%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.79% - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
West Midlands median daily rate £438 - £593
10th Percentile £406 - £543
90th Percentile £479 - £648
England median daily rate £438 £525 £593
% change year-on-year -16.67% -11.39% +31.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SAP VC 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 382 433 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.52% 9.78% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 235 349
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £331 £300 £299
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 8
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.42 £23.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.71% +11.76% -7.61%
10th Percentile £8.39 £16.80 £13.35
90th Percentile £28.50 £54.20 £38.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.83 £24.75
% change year-on-year +2.70% +0.32% +10.00%

SAP VC
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP VC in the West Midlands

SAP VC
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 VC in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP VC in the West Midlands

SAP VC
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 VC within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 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 - - 1
SAP VC
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP VC 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 VC.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) OO

SAP VC
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com