The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PP 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 PP 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 Production Planning (PP)
Rank 249 236 242
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.012% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £500 £225 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -55.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £225 £510
% change year-on-year
+88.88% -55.88%
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 PP
England

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP PP
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 PP across the South East region.

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP PP
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 PP across the South East region.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP PP
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 PP 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
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Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
SAP PP
England

SAP PP
Top 10 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 PP 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 PP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (33.33%) BAPI
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP

SAP PP
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 PP 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 PP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP