The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England 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 Production Planning (PP)
Rank 554 476 539
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +63
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 36 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.063% 0.068%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.84% 0.72% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 14
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £558 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £225 £510
% change year-on-year
+88.88% -55.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4286 3757 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.72% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2548 2038 2549
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £70.25 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP PP
UK

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 18 April 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 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -31 9 £459 +1.91% 1
North West - 7 £379 - 3
West Midlands -15 5 £450 - 3
North East - 5 £400 - 4
South East -13 1 £500 +122.22%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
SAP PP
UK

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (21.79%) Manufacturing
3 13 (16.67%) SAP SD
3 13 (16.67%) SAP MM
4 12 (15.38%) Automotive
4 12 (15.38%) Migration
4 12 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
5 11 (14.10%) Data Migration
5 11 (14.10%) FMCG
6 10 (12.82%) SAP PM
7 9 (11.54%) Logistics
8 8 (10.26%) ABAP
9 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (7.69%) SAP APO
10 6 (7.69%) SAP WM
11 5 (6.41%) SAP FI
11 5 (6.41%) SAP QM
11 5 (6.41%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (6.41%) SAP CO
11 5 (6.41%) German Language
12 4 (5.13%) SAP PP-PI
12 4 (5.13%) Validation
12 4 (5.13%) EDI
13 3 (3.85%) Retail
13 3 (3.85%) LSMW
13 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (3.85%) SAP EHS
13 3 (3.85%) Data Conversion
13 3 (3.85%) Data Quality

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 13 (16.67%) SAP SD
1 13 (16.67%) SAP MM
2 10 (12.82%) SAP PM
3 6 (7.69%) SAP APO
3 6 (7.69%) SAP WM
4 5 (6.41%) SAP FI
4 5 (6.41%) SAP QM
4 5 (6.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (6.41%) SAP CO
5 4 (5.13%) SAP PP-PI
6 3 (3.85%) SAP EHS
7 2 (2.56%) SAP SRM
7 2 (2.56%) SAP PLM
8 1 (1.28%) SAP PS
8 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.28%) SAP LE
8 1 (1.28%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (1.28%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.28%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SAP BI
1 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) LSMW
2 1 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.28%) NWDS
General
1 17 (21.79%) Manufacturing
2 12 (15.38%) Automotive
3 5 (6.41%) German Language
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.56%) French Language
5 2 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (64.10%) Consultant
2 49 (62.82%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (51.28%) SAP PP Consultant
4 10 (12.82%) Functional Consultant
4 10 (12.82%) SAP PM Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) SAP QM Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) SAP MM Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Data Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) SAP PI Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.56%) SAP Project Manager
9 2 (2.56%) SAP Team Leader
9 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.56%) Data Migration Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
10 1 (1.28%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) EDI
2 2 (2.56%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) XSLT
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BSP
3 1 (1.28%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) FMCG
2 3 (3.85%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.56%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Migration
1 12 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
2 11 (14.10%) Data Migration
3 9 (11.54%) Logistics
4 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (5.13%) Validation
7 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.56%) Data Validation
8 2 (2.56%) PLM
8 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.56%) ERP
8 2 (2.56%) ETL
8 2 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (1.28%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.28%) Change Management
9 1 (1.28%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (1.28%) Workflow
9 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) ABAP
2 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.28%) Primavera
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe
2 1 (1.28%) HP
2 1 (1.28%) Pegasus
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle
2 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
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