The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAPscript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAPscript over the 3 months to 30 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.

SAPscript
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs citing SAPscript 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £515
% change year-on-year +21.78% -28.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAPscript is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 693 945 781
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 30.80% 34.14% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 563 453
Median daily rate £388 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 42
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SAPscript
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAPscript as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SAPscript in the West Midlands

SAPscript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAPscript in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAPscript in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAPscript 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 SAPscript.

1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) BAPI
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Fiori

SAPscript
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) BAPI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) SAP