The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP 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 PP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank - - 125
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £525 £463
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
385 373 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.13% 11.85% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 189 145
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 4
Average hourly rate £66.54 £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.18% +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP PP
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 PP across the North West region.

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP PP
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 PP across the North West region.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP PP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) SAP SD
2 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
2 2 (66.67%) SAP SCM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SCM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Logistics Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SCM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP