The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PM over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Plant Maintenance (PM)
Rank 148 141 133
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.68% 1.04% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £355 £440 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +13.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP PM
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
357 386 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.52% 11.86% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 193 151
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £69.07 £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.52% +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

SAP PM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP PM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP PM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP PM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP PM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PM across the North West region.

SAP PM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP PM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PM within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria - 6 £355 -
SAP PM
England

SAP PM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP PM 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 PM.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
4 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 12 (46.15%) User Experience
5 9 (34.62%) Requirements Management
5 9 (34.62%) SAP QM
6 8 (30.77%) SAP CS
7 7 (26.92%) SAP SM
8 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
9 4 (15.38%) SAP HR
10 1 (3.85%) Teamcenter
10 1 (3.85%) Migration
10 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) Siemens
10 1 (3.85%) Primavera
10 1 (3.85%) Logistics
10 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint

SAP PM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP PM 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 PM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) SAP QM
2 8 (30.77%) SAP CS
3 7 (26.92%) SAP SM
4 4 (15.38%) SAP HR
5 1 (3.85%) Primavera
5 1 (3.85%) Teamcenter
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Consultant
1 25 (96.15%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (50.00%) SAP PM Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) SAP QM Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) HR Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) SAP HR Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Junior SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior SAP PM Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Training Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Requirements Management
2 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Logistics
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Siemens