The table below looks at the statistics for SAP QM 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 QM over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Quality Management (QM)
Rank 587 538 514
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 18 40 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.078% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.87% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 29
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£480 £475 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +6.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £321 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £475 £318
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +49.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP QM
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
4029 4576 4205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.73% 8.98% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2380 2476 2324
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 67 80
Average hourly rate £21.64 £30.82 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +76.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.41 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.86% +71.42%

SAP QM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP QM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP QM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP QM Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP QM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP QM Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP QM
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 QM within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
West Midlands +7 7 £553 +10.50%
North West - 3 - -
South East -21 2 £450 +38.46%
Midlands - 2 - -
London +3 1 - -
Yorkshire -29 1 £450 -10.00%
East of England - 1 - -
SAP QM
UK

SAP QM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP QM 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 QM.

1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 14 (38.89%) SAP PP
4 12 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 9 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (25.00%) SAP FI
5 9 (25.00%) SAP CO
6 8 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (19.44%) SAP EP
7 7 (19.44%) Data Management
7 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (19.44%) SAP HCM
7 7 (19.44%) SAP PI
7 7 (19.44%) SAP EWM
7 7 (19.44%) Master Data Management
8 6 (16.67%) SAP APO
9 5 (13.89%) Automotive
9 5 (13.89%) SAP PM
9 5 (13.89%) ERP
10 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
10 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.33%) Release Management
11 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
11 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.33%) Change Control
11 3 (8.33%) SAP PLM
11 3 (8.33%) Time Management
11 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling

SAP QM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP QM 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 QM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) SAP PP
2 9 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 9 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 8 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (19.44%) SAP HCM
4 7 (19.44%) SAP EWM
5 6 (16.67%) SAP APO
6 5 (13.89%) SAP PM
7 4 (11.11%) SAP MM
8 3 (8.33%) Primavera
8 3 (8.33%) SAP PLM
8 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
9 2 (5.56%) SAP WM
9 2 (5.56%) SAP SD
10 1 (2.78%) SAP PS
10 1 (2.78%) SAP CS
10 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
10 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SAP BI
General
1 24 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 9 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (13.89%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Consultant
1 25 (69.44%) SAP Consultant
2 20 (55.56%) SAP QM Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) SAP Architect
4 6 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) SAP PM Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SAP PP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Trainer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) SAP APO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) LIMS
2 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 7 (19.44%) Data Management
2 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (19.44%) Master Data Management
3 5 (13.89%) ERP
4 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.33%) BPR
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) PLM
4 3 (8.33%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Release Management
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Validation
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) GAMP
3 1 (2.78%) GxP
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP