The first table below looks at the demand for SAP MM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP MM 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 Midlands 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 Materials Management (MM)
Rank 24 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.92% 0.52% 1.05%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.09% 2.38% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £600 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £493 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.70% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
44 42 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.15% 21.99% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 17
Average daily rate £425 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £523 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £628 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +89.00%
SAP MM
England

SAP MM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP MM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAP MM
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP MM Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP MM
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

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

SAP MM Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

SAP MM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing SAP MM 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 MM.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) SAP SD
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SAP SCM
3 2 (22.22%) LSMW
3 2 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PS

SAP MM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing SAP MM 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 MM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP SD
2 2 (22.22%) SAP SCM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) LSMW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) SAP MM Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP WM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Validation
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
1 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) HP