The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SAP ALE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 30 April 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 Application Link Enabling (ALE)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 - 145
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP ALE 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% - 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £486 £475
% change year-on-year +4.37% +2.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP ALE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 763 942 839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 35.80% 32.16% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 679 517
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £10.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +316.66% -74.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ALE in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP ALE 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics

SAP ALE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP