The table below looks at the statistics for SAP MM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP MM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Materials Management (MM)
Rank 528 485 461
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -24
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 84 101 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.66% 2.15% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 56
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£544 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5057 4689 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2483 2721
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 81
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

SAP MM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP MM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP MM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP MM within the UK.

SAP MM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP MM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP MM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP MM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP MM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP MM within the UK.

SAP MM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP MM
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 70 £550 +22.22% 21
London 0 27 £550 +22.22% 3
North West -3 8 £563 +40.62% 7
South East +1 7 £313 -34.21%
West Midlands -14 6 - - 3
Berkshire +8 4 £469 -6.25%
Yorkshire +1 3 £525 - 2
City of London +26 2 £525 +24.26% 1
Birmingham - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £538 +22.85%
Cambridge -5 1 £538 +22.85%
Slough -7 1 - -
Glasgow -13 1 £450 +10.76%
Manchester -14 1 £400 - 5
Scotland -19 1 £450 +9.09%
East of England -21 1 £538 +22.85% 4
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
Luton - - - - 1
Durham - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
North Yorkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 2

SAP MM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 194 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (29.38%) SAP SD
3 33 (17.01%) Logistics
4 26 (13.40%) Manufacturing
5 25 (12.89%) SAP FI
5 25 (12.89%) SAP WM
6 23 (11.86%) SAP CO
7 21 (10.82%) SAP SRM
8 20 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 18 (9.28%) SAP PP
9 18 (9.28%) Procure-to-pay
10 15 (7.73%) Migration
11 14 (7.22%) ABAP
12 13 (6.70%) ERP
13 12 (6.19%) SAP Implementation
13 12 (6.19%) Data Migration
14 11 (5.67%) SAP LE
14 11 (5.67%) Finance
14 11 (5.67%) Retail
15 9 (4.64%) Business Analysis
16 8 (4.12%) Project Management
16 8 (4.12%) Oracle
17 7 (3.61%) CRM
17 7 (3.61%) SAP PM
17 7 (3.61%) SAP QM
17 7 (3.61%) German Language
17 7 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
18 6 (3.09%) BAPI
18 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (3.09%) SAP PS

SAP MM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.52%) MS Project
1 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 57 (29.38%) SAP SD
2 25 (12.89%) SAP FI
2 25 (12.89%) SAP WM
3 23 (11.86%) SAP CO
4 21 (10.82%) SAP SRM
5 20 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 18 (9.28%) SAP PP
7 11 (5.67%) SAP LE
8 7 (3.61%) SAP PM
8 7 (3.61%) SAP QM
9 6 (3.09%) SAP PS
10 5 (2.58%) SAP FI-AP
10 5 (2.58%) SAP IS-U
10 5 (2.58%) SAP EWM
11 4 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (2.06%) SAP SCM
11 4 (2.06%) SAP ERP
11 4 (2.06%) SAP CS
11 4 (2.06%) SAP APO
12 3 (1.55%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.09%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.55%) MS Access
3 2 (1.03%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) LSMW
2 2 (1.03%) Toad
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 26 (13.40%) Manufacturing
2 11 (5.67%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Retail
3 7 (3.61%) German Language
4 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.06%) Dutch Language
5 4 (2.06%) Automotive
5 4 (2.06%) Billing
6 3 (1.55%) Legal
6 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.55%) French Language
7 2 (1.03%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 129 (66.49%) Consultant
2 128 (65.98%) SAP Consultant
3 83 (42.78%) SAP MM Consultant
4 20 (10.31%) SAP SD Consultant
5 18 (9.28%) SAP WM Consultant
6 11 (5.67%) SAP Manager
6 11 (5.67%) Analyst
7 10 (5.15%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
7 10 (5.15%) SAP P2P Consultant
8 8 (4.12%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 8 (4.12%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 8 (4.12%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (3.61%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.61%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
9 7 (3.61%) SAP Analyst
10 6 (3.09%) SAP Project Manager
11 5 (2.58%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (2.58%) SAP PP Consultant
11 5 (2.58%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 4 (2.06%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.09%) BAPI
2 4 (2.06%) SAP ALE
3 3 (1.55%) EDI
4 1 (0.52%) .NET
4 1 (0.52%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.52%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.58%) FMCG
2 2 (1.03%) Open Source
2 2 (1.03%) Smart Meter
2 2 (1.03%) Life Science
2 2 (1.03%) PKI
2 2 (1.03%) Firmware
3 1 (0.52%) AS400
3 1 (0.52%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.01%) Logistics
2 18 (9.28%) Procure-to-pay
3 15 (7.73%) Migration
4 13 (6.70%) ERP
5 12 (6.19%) SAP Implementation
5 12 (6.19%) Data Migration
6 9 (4.64%) Business Analysis
7 8 (4.12%) Project Management
8 7 (3.61%) CRM
8 7 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (2.58%) Validation
9 5 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.58%) Regression Testing
10 4 (2.06%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (2.06%) Quality Management
10 4 (2.06%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (1.55%) Supply Chain Management
11 3 (1.55%) Workflow
11 3 (1.55%) Change Management
11 3 (1.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.22%) ABAP
2 5 (2.58%) SQL
3 3 (1.55%) Java
4 1 (0.52%) C
4 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.06%) Degree
2 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.03%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.52%) ISEB
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
1 1 (0.52%) GxP
1 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (4.12%) Oracle
3 5 (2.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.06%) Primavera
5 3 (1.55%) Pegasus
5 3 (1.55%) IBM
5 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.55%) Open Text
5 3 (1.55%) ReadSoft
6 2 (1.03%) Siebel
6 2 (1.03%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.52%) Informatica
Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £550 - £680 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago