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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Production Planning (PP)
England / North West
Rank 129 158 133
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.051% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.12% 0.46% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £525 £525
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
236 432 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.01% 11.11% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 224 196
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Median hourly rate £21.75 £64.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.01% +236.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £52.47 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £488 -
SAP PP
England

SAP PP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (80.00%) Migration
3 9 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) SAP PP-PI
4 8 (53.33%) Feasibility Study
4 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) Defect Management
4 8 (53.33%) SAP MII
4 8 (53.33%) Business Process Improvement
4 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
4 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
4 8 (53.33%) Change Management
4 8 (53.33%) SAP XI
5 5 (33.33%) SAP SD
5 5 (33.33%) SAP MM
6 4 (26.67%) Data Management
6 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
8 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) FMCG
8 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (60.00%) SAP PP-PI
2 8 (53.33%) SAP MII
3 5 (33.33%) SAP MM
3 5 (33.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) SAP PP Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) SAP PP Business Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Consultant
3 6 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (33.33%) SAP SD Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) SAP PP Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Migration
2 9 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 8 (53.33%) Defect Management
3 8 (53.33%) Feasibility Study
3 8 (53.33%) Process Improvement
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Data Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP