The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

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 456 427 467
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +40
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 131 117 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.72% 2.71% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 38
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £360 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £601
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

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 18 April 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 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
England -54 111 £475 +2.70% 11
London -25 40 £500 +8.10% 5
West Midlands -3 16 £485 - 1
East of England -16 12 £500 +14.28%
South East -11 10 £253 -42.28%
North West -12 9 £373 -19.45% 3
Cambridgeshire - 9 £550 -
Manchester -10 5 £375 -28.57% 3
Cambridge - 5 £550 -
Midlands +3 4 £600 +14.28%
East Midlands -5 4 £325 -
City of London -19 4 £500 +12.99% 2
Surrey - 4 £130 -
Bedfordshire -14 3 £413 +10.00%
North East - 3 £400 -
Berkshire -8 2 £475 -
Cheshire -11 2 £370 -12.94%
Yorkshire -20 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Esher - 2 £130 -
Aberdeen -1 1 - -
West Yorkshire -20 1 - - 1
Scotland -21 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newport - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -

SAP MM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 286 (100.00%) SAP
2 94 (32.87%) SAP SD
3 52 (18.18%) Logistics
4 43 (15.03%) Procure-to-pay
5 37 (12.94%) SAP FI
6 28 (9.79%) ABAP
6 28 (9.79%) SAP SRM
7 27 (9.44%) SAP WM
7 27 (9.44%) Migration
8 24 (8.39%) Data Migration
9 20 (6.99%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (6.99%) SAP LE
9 20 (6.99%) SAP Implementation
10 19 (6.64%) Validation
11 18 (6.29%) SAP PP
12 17 (5.94%) Project Planning
12 17 (5.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (5.94%) ERP
12 17 (5.94%) Manufacturing
13 16 (5.59%) Finance
13 16 (5.59%) SAP CO
13 16 (5.59%) MS Project
13 16 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
14 15 (5.24%) Retail
14 15 (5.24%) LSMW
15 14 (4.90%) SAP PM
15 14 (4.90%) SAP FI/CO
16 12 (4.20%) FMCG
16 12 (4.20%) BAPI

SAP MM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (1.05%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (5.59%) MS Project
2 3 (1.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 94 (32.87%) SAP SD
2 37 (12.94%) SAP FI
3 28 (9.79%) SAP SRM
4 27 (9.44%) SAP WM
5 20 (6.99%) SAP LE
6 18 (6.29%) SAP PP
7 17 (5.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 16 (5.59%) SAP CO
9 14 (4.90%) SAP PM
9 14 (4.90%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (3.85%) SAP CRM
11 9 (3.15%) SAP PS
11 9 (3.15%) SAP QM
12 7 (2.45%) SAP APO
12 7 (2.45%) SAP SCM
13 6 (2.10%) SAP EWM
14 5 (1.75%) SAP MDM
15 4 (1.40%) SAP BPC
15 4 (1.40%) SAP Retail
15 4 (1.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.70%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.50%) SAP BW
2 9 (3.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.45%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 15 (5.24%) LSMW
2 1 (0.35%) Toad
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 17 (5.94%) Manufacturing
2 16 (5.59%) Finance
3 15 (5.24%) Retail
4 10 (3.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.80%) Automotive
6 6 (2.10%) Dutch Language
7 5 (1.75%) Legal
7 5 (1.75%) German Language
8 4 (1.40%) Back Office
9 3 (1.05%) French Language
10 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.35%) Front Office
11 1 (0.35%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 186 (65.03%) Consultant
2 183 (63.99%) SAP Consultant
3 109 (38.11%) SAP MM Consultant
4 25 (8.74%) SAP SD Consultant
5 22 (7.69%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 22 (7.69%) Analyst
6 21 (7.34%) Functional Consultant
7 19 (6.64%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 18 (6.29%) SAP Manager
9 16 (5.59%) SAP WM Consultant
9 16 (5.59%) Architect
9 16 (5.59%) SAP Analyst
10 14 (4.90%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 13 (4.55%) SAP Architect
11 13 (4.55%) SAP SRM Consultant
12 11 (3.85%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
13 8 (2.80%) SAP Data Analyst
13 8 (2.80%) Data Consultant
13 8 (2.80%) SAP PP Consultant
13 8 (2.80%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.20%) BAPI
1 12 (4.20%) EDI
2 7 (2.45%) SAP ALE
3 2 (0.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.35%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.20%) FMCG
2 7 (2.45%) AS400
2 7 (2.45%) Data Conversion
3 2 (0.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.35%) GIS
4 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.35%) VMS
1 1 (0.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.18%) Logistics
2 43 (15.03%) Procure-to-pay
3 27 (9.44%) Migration
4 24 (8.39%) Data Migration
5 20 (6.99%) SAP Implementation
6 19 (6.64%) Validation
7 17 (5.94%) Project Planning
7 17 (5.94%) ERP
8 16 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
9 11 (3.85%) CRM
9 11 (3.85%) ETL
10 9 (3.15%) Workflow
11 8 (2.80%) Business Analysis
12 7 (2.45%) Data Governance
13 6 (2.10%) Resource Management
14 5 (1.75%) Data Mapping
14 5 (1.75%) Unit Testing
14 5 (1.75%) Test Scripting
15 4 (1.40%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.79%) ABAP
2 11 (3.85%) SQL
3 9 (3.15%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.05%) Java
5 2 (0.70%) C
6 1 (0.35%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
1 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (0.70%) Degree
1 2 (0.70%) ISEB
1 2 (0.70%) SAP Certification
2 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.70%) GxP
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 20 (6.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.15%) Informatica
3 4 (1.40%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.05%) Open Text
4 3 (1.05%) HP
5 2 (0.70%) Pegasus
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.35%) ESRI
6 1 (0.35%) Sun
6 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 13 days ago