The first table below looks at the demand for SAP MM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP MM over the 3 months to 18 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Materials Management (MM)
Rank 72 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.24% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.55% 1.32% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £370 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £493 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.70% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
44 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.20% 10.12% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 20
Average daily rate £440 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £322 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £51.39 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +14.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP MM
North West

SAP MM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP MM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAP MM
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP MM Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAP MM
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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SAP MM
North West

SAP MM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SAP APO

SAP MM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (33.33%) SAP APO
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP