The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAP xRPM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP xRPM over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP xApp Resource and Portfolio Management (SAP xRPM)
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs citing SAP xRPM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP xRPM is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 175 185 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.67% 6.94% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 108 130
Median daily rate £445 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.87% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £58.00 £22.25 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.67% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP xRPM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAP xRPM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP xRPM in the West Midlands

SAP xRPM
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 xRPM in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP xRPM in the West Midlands