The first table below looks at the demand for SAP SCM 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 SCM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the North West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Rank 135 119 135
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% 0.43% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £800 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £530 £523
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
282 233 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.89% 9.68% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 129 150
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.34% -32.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £13.43 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.39 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP SCM
England

SAP SCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP SCM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP SCM
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 SCM across the North West region.

SAP SCM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP SCM
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 SCM across the North West region.

SAP SCM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP SCM
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP SCM 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 SCM.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP SCM 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 SCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP SCM Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAP APO Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP