The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PM 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 Scotland 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 Plant Maintenance (PM)
Rank 124 118 110
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% 0.085% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.99% 1.33% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £530 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £530 £600
% change year-on-year
-24.52% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 - -
Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
202 150 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.62% 6.40% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 65 113
Average daily rate £403 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £464 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £14.52 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP PM
UK

SAP PM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SAP PM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAP PM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAP PM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SAP PM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) SAP MM
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) ABAP
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) NetWeaver
3 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (33.33%) SAP SD
3 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) SAP PI
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) ESRI

SAP PM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
2 2 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Logistics
1 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
1 2 (33.33%) Groovy
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI