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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 149 158 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.15% 1.79% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £488 £520 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £507
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -
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
326 392 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.20% 8.74% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 185 180
Median daily rate £410 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 5
Median hourly rate £69.07 £35.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.34% -47.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -45.31%

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
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 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 5 £488 -
SAP PP
England

SAP PP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) SAP PP-PI
4 3 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) SAP MII
4 3 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) SAP WM
4 3 (25.00%) SAP BI
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (25.00%) SAP XI
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAP SD
5 2 (16.67%) SAP MM
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) FMCG
6 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
6 1 (8.33%) ABAP
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis

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 4 (33.33%) SAP PP-PI
2 3 (25.00%) SAP MII
2 3 (25.00%) SAP WM
3 2 (16.67%) SAP MM
3 2 (16.67%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SAP BI
1 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAP PP Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAP PP Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Project Officer
3 3 (25.00%) Project Support Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Support
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Support Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Support Officer
4 2 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP