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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 559 547 508
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 41 24 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.94% 0.58% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 17
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£525 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £464 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
4375 4153 4789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.24% 8.65% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2620 2332 2523
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 73 91
Average hourly rate £26.54 £20.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.70% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.30 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £52.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -9 9 - -
London -17 4 £500 +11.11% 1
South East -20 3 £525 +22.80% 3
North East - 3 - - 3
North West - 3 £650 -
Yorkshire - 3 £525 -
East Midlands - 2 £375 -
Midlands -1 1 - - 1
South West - - - -
SAP PP
UK

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (40.57%) Manufacturing
3 19 (17.92%) SAP MM
4 13 (12.26%) SAP Implementation
5 11 (10.38%) SAP QM
6 9 (8.49%) Migration
6 9 (8.49%) SAP PM
6 9 (8.49%) SAP SD
6 9 (8.49%) SAP APO
6 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.55%) German Language
8 7 (6.60%) Automotive
8 7 (6.60%) Logistics
9 6 (5.66%) Finance
9 6 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (5.66%) SAP PS
10 4 (3.77%) SAP WM
10 4 (3.77%) SAP FI
10 4 (3.77%) ABAP
10 4 (3.77%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (3.77%) Data Mapping
10 4 (3.77%) QA
10 4 (3.77%) SAP PP-PI
10 4 (3.77%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.77%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.83%) SAP EWM
11 3 (2.83%) Procure-to-pay
11 3 (2.83%) Teamcenter
11 3 (2.83%) SAP CO
11 3 (2.83%) MS Project

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (2.83%) MS Project
1 3 (2.83%) MS Office
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (17.92%) SAP MM
2 11 (10.38%) SAP QM
3 9 (8.49%) SAP PM
3 9 (8.49%) SAP SD
3 9 (8.49%) SAP APO
4 6 (5.66%) SAP PS
5 4 (3.77%) SAP WM
5 4 (3.77%) SAP FI
5 4 (3.77%) SAP PP-PI
6 3 (2.83%) SAP EWM
6 3 (2.83%) Teamcenter
6 3 (2.83%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.89%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.94%) SAP EHS
8 1 (0.94%) SAP CS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) LSMW
General
1 43 (40.57%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.55%) German Language
3 7 (6.60%) Automotive
4 6 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.66%) Finance
5 2 (1.89%) Romanian Language
6 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (76.42%) Consultant
1 81 (76.42%) SAP Consultant
2 64 (60.38%) SAP PP Consultant
3 9 (8.49%) SAP PM Consultant
4 8 (7.55%) Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) SAP QM Consultant
5 7 (6.60%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) SAP MM Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 3 (2.83%) SAP Data Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) SAP WM Consultant
8 3 (2.83%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) Functional Analyst
9 2 (1.89%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 2 (1.89%) SAP Test Analyst
9 2 (1.89%) SAP Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) EDI
1 1 (0.94%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.94%) Life Science
1 1 (0.94%) FMCG
1 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.26%) SAP Implementation
2 9 (8.49%) Migration
2 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
3 7 (6.60%) Logistics
4 4 (3.77%) Integration Testing
4 4 (3.77%) Data Mapping
4 4 (3.77%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (3.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (2.83%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (2.83%) Regression Testing
6 2 (1.89%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (1.89%) Validation
6 2 (1.89%) ERP
6 2 (1.89%) Business Analysis
6 2 (1.89%) Project Planning
6 2 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (1.89%) Demand Management
7 1 (0.94%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.89%) JDA
2 2 (1.89%) Siemens
3 1 (0.94%) Primavera
3 1 (0.94%) Progress
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