The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 436 399 419
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +20
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 3 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.088% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 1.05% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 7
Average daily rate - £500 £467
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £507 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.71% +26.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP PP
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1731 1901 2175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.52% 8.35% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1213 1404
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £16.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £17.20 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £52.50 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) SAP MM
3 4 (33.33%) SAP SD
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) SAP WM
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) PMI
4 2 (16.67%) PMP
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (16.67%) SAP QM
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) SAP MII
5 1 (8.33%) SAP EWM
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Life Science
5 1 (8.33%) SAP PP-PI
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) SAPscript
5 1 (8.33%) EDI
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP MM
2 4 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 2 (16.67%) SAP QM
3 2 (16.67%) SAP WM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP EWM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP MII
4 1 (8.33%) SAP PM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SAP PP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SAP WM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SAP PP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SAP Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) BAPI
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Logistics
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft