The first table below looks at the demand for SAP MM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP MM 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 South East 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 Materials Management (MM)
Rank 240 229 217
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 10 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.096% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.50% 1.21% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate £253 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £357 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £468 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £493 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.70% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
666 661 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 7.90% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 342 433
Average daily rate £400 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £27.45 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP MM
England

SAP MM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP MM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP MM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP MM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP MM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP MM across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP MM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP MM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP MM across the South East region.

SAP MM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP MM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MM within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 4 £130 -
Berkshire -8 2 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
SAP MM
England

SAP MM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP MM 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 MM.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (61.29%) SAP SD
3 15 (48.39%) SAP FI
4 8 (25.81%) Validation
5 7 (22.58%) SAP CRM
5 7 (22.58%) BAPI
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) CRM
5 7 (22.58%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
6 6 (19.35%) ETL
6 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
6 6 (19.35%) Informatica
6 6 (19.35%) Migration
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) LSMW
7 5 (16.13%) AS400
7 5 (16.13%) Data Conversion
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) SAP BPC
8 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (12.90%) Business Objects
8 4 (12.90%) ABAP
8 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (9.68%) EDI
9 3 (9.68%) SAP MDM
9 3 (9.68%) Workflow
9 3 (9.68%) SAP ALE

SAP MM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (61.29%) SAP SD
2 15 (48.39%) SAP FI
3 7 (22.58%) SAP CRM
4 4 (12.90%) SAP BPC
5 3 (9.68%) SAP MDM
6 2 (6.45%) SAP CO
6 2 (6.45%) SAP ERP
6 2 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (3.23%) SAP WM
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (3.23%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) LSMW
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Consultant
1 17 (54.84%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) SAP MM Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 7 (22.58%) SAP Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Data Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SAP Data Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Migration Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Information Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) BAPI
2 3 (9.68%) EDI
2 3 (9.68%) SAP ALE
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) AS400
1 5 (16.13%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Validation
2 7 (22.58%) CRM
3 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
3 6 (19.35%) ETL
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Information Management
7 1 (3.23%) Logistics
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) ABAP
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) GxP
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) Informatica
3 4 (12.90%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.23%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft