The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 104 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 0.52% 0.95%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.17% 5.56% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £513 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +22.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £519 £448
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 North East region.

Business Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
63 90 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.99% 9.28% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 37
Median daily rate £403 £426 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -10.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £45.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-39.47% +100.00%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SAP PP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SAP PP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) SAP PP-PI
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP PP-PI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) SAP PP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP PI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP