The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 514 493 464
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 49 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.18% 1.17% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 17
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£469 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.26% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £407 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £628 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
SAP PP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4160 3934 3535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.01% 8.84% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2491 2109 1794
Average daily rate £429 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 63 57
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.17% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +0.80%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP PP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP PP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP across the England region.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP PP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 26 £469 -5.77% 2
East of England +12 6 £375 - 1
North East - 5 £420 - 1
West Midlands -2 2 - - 1
South East -24 2 £525 +25.74%
North West -5 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £525 - 1
SAP PP
UK

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 89 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (31.46%) Manufacturing
3 21 (23.60%) SAP MM
4 14 (15.73%) SAP SD
5 10 (11.24%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (10.11%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (8.99%) Migration
7 8 (8.99%) SAP QM
7 8 (8.99%) SAP PP-PI
7 8 (8.99%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.87%) SAP APO
9 6 (6.74%) ABAP
9 6 (6.74%) ERP
9 6 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.62%) SAP SCM
10 5 (5.62%) Data Validation
10 5 (5.62%) Automotive
10 5 (5.62%) Validation
11 4 (4.49%) SAP PM
11 4 (4.49%) Logistics
11 4 (4.49%) Regression Testing
11 4 (4.49%) CRM
11 4 (4.49%) MS Office
11 4 (4.49%) SAP FI
11 4 (4.49%) Data Conversion
11 4 (4.49%) Data Mapping
11 4 (4.49%) FMCG
11 4 (4.49%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.49%) Stress Testing

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP PP 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 PP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (23.60%) SAP MM
2 14 (15.73%) SAP SD
3 8 (8.99%) SAP QM
3 8 (8.99%) SAP PP-PI
4 7 (7.87%) SAP APO
5 5 (5.62%) SAP SCM
6 4 (4.49%) SAP PM
6 4 (4.49%) SAP FI
7 3 (3.37%) SAP PS
7 3 (3.37%) SAP CO
7 3 (3.37%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (2.25%) SAP CS
8 2 (2.25%) SAP WM
8 2 (2.25%) SAP ERP
8 2 (2.25%) SAP EWM
9 1 (1.12%) SAP EHS
9 1 (1.12%) SAP R/3
9 1 (1.12%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) LSMW
General
1 28 (31.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.62%) Automotive
3 2 (2.25%) German Language
3 2 (2.25%) Romanian Language
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Billing
4 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) Consultant
1 63 (70.79%) SAP Consultant
2 43 (48.31%) SAP PP Consultant
3 13 (14.61%) Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (8.99%) SAP QM Consultant
5 7 (7.87%) SAP Test Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Trainer
6 5 (5.62%) SAP Trainer
7 4 (4.49%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Help Desk Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) SAP SCM Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) SAP Data Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) SAP MM Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.25%) SAP APO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Data Conversion
1 4 (4.49%) FMCG
2 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.24%) SAP Implementation
2 9 (10.11%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (8.99%) Migration
3 8 (8.99%) Data Migration
4 6 (6.74%) ERP
4 6 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.62%) Integration Testing
5 5 (5.62%) Data Validation
5 5 (5.62%) Validation
6 4 (4.49%) Logistics
6 4 (4.49%) Regression Testing
6 4 (4.49%) CRM
6 4 (4.49%) Data Mapping
6 4 (4.49%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.49%) Stress Testing
6 4 (4.49%) Automated Testing
6 4 (4.49%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (4.49%) Functional Testing
6 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.37%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.12%) Progress
3 1 (1.12%) EMC
3 1 (1.12%) Remedy
3 1 (1.12%) Primavera
Bedfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 9 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago