The first table below looks at the demand for SAP MM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP MM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Materials Management (MM)
Rank 57 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% - 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.00% - 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
100 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.42% 14.48% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 30
Average daily rate £375 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £536 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.76 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP MM
West Midlands

SAP MM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP MM across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP MM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP MM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP MM across the Birmingham region.

SAP MM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP MM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP MM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP MM.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP SD
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) SAP LE
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (33.33%) SAP WM
3 1 (33.33%) HP

SAP MM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP MM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP MM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (33.33%) SAP WM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP LE
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MM Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Support
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Tester
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Tester
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) HP