The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 London 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 400 373 416
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +43
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 9 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.082% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.42% 0.92% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 6
Average daily rate £459 £450 £496
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £553 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £225 £523
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -56.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2126 1946 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.82% 8.85% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1383 1174 1355
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 8
Average hourly rate £17.85 £23.39 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -30.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £12.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £70.00 £51.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +89.00%
SAP PP
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP PP
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London -19 1 £500 +15.94%
SAP PP
England

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 11 (36.67%) Data Migration
3 9 (30.00%) FMCG
4 7 (23.33%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (23.33%) SAP PM
5 6 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (16.67%) SAP MM
7 4 (13.33%) SAP SD
7 4 (13.33%) SAP PP-PI
8 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
8 3 (10.00%) Validation
8 3 (10.00%) SAP APO
8 3 (10.00%) EDI
9 2 (6.67%) ETL
9 2 (6.67%) PLM
9 2 (6.67%) Automotive
9 2 (6.67%) LSMW
9 2 (6.67%) SAP SRM
9 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
9 2 (6.67%) SAP PI
9 2 (6.67%) SAP PLM
9 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
9 2 (6.67%) Data Conversion
9 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
10 1 (3.33%) Data Mapping
10 1 (3.33%) SAP BPC
10 1 (3.33%) Dutch Language

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SAP PM
2 5 (16.67%) SAP MM
3 4 (13.33%) SAP SD
3 4 (13.33%) SAP PP-PI
4 3 (10.00%) SAP APO
5 2 (6.67%) SAP SRM
5 2 (6.67%) SAP PLM
6 1 (3.33%) SAP BPC
6 1 (3.33%) SAP QM
6 1 (3.33%) SAP WM
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) LSMW
2 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Consultant
2 19 (63.33%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (53.33%) SAP PP Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) SAP PM Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) SAP PI Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) SAP Data Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) SAP Team Leader
8 2 (6.67%) SAP Manager
9 1 (3.33%) SAP PLM Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) EDI
2 2 (6.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) FMCG
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
1 11 (36.67%) Data Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) PLM
5 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP