The first table below looks at the demand for SAP SCM 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 SCM 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Rank 397 371 417
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +46
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 15 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.083% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.95% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 3
Average daily rate £545 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £433 £526
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £519 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £530 £523
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.43%
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
2136 1894 2421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.83% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1138 1346
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.41 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £75.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP SCM
England

SAP SCM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP SCM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP SCM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP SCM Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP SCM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP SCM across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP SCM Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP SCM
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 SCM within the London 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
City of London -20 1 £423 -14.86%
Uxbridge - 1 £600 -
SAP SCM
England

SAP SCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP SCM 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 SCM.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (53.85%) SAP APO
3 12 (46.15%) CRM
3 12 (46.15%) ERP
4 11 (42.31%) SAP CRM
4 11 (42.31%) LSMW
4 11 (42.31%) SAP ERP
5 7 (26.92%) SAP SD
6 6 (23.08%) Network Planning
6 6 (23.08%) Logistics
6 6 (23.08%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Manugistics
6 6 (23.08%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (19.23%) Banking
7 5 (19.23%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (19.23%) ETL
7 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) BODI
8 4 (15.38%) SAP R/3
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) FMCG
9 3 (11.54%) SAP EM
10 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (7.69%) Life Science
10 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.85%) BAPI

SAP SCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP SCM 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 SCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 14 (53.85%) SAP APO
2 11 (42.31%) SAP CRM
2 11 (42.31%) SAP ERP
3 7 (26.92%) SAP SD
4 4 (15.38%) SAP R/3
5 3 (11.54%) SAP EM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP WM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SAP Data Services
1 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (19.23%) BODI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) LSMW
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Consultant
2 14 (53.85%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) SAP SCM Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SAP APO Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Trainer
6 1 (3.85%) Management Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) Life Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) CRM
1 12 (46.15%) ERP
2 6 (23.08%) Network Planning
2 6 (23.08%) Logistics
2 6 (23.08%) Supply Chain Management
2 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Procure-to-pay
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) ABAP
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Manugistics
3 1 (3.85%) IBM