The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PM 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 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.

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 530 507 549
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +42
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 57 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.078% 0.064%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.18% 0.86% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 7
Average daily rate £438 £463 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £423 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £530 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £530 £600
% change year-on-year
-24.52% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.49 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 - -
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 PM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP PM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PM
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP PM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PM within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP PM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP PM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PM
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PM 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 -73 43 £425 -8.10% 5
London -18 16 £500 +8.10%
South East -5 12 £388 - 2
North West -14 4 £450 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £405 -
Surrey -7 3 £425 - 1
Manchester -12 3 - - 1
Berkshire -10 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Egham - - - -
East of England - - - -

SAP PM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 100 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (14.00%) SAP MM
3 13 (13.00%) Migration
3 13 (13.00%) Data Migration
4 12 (12.00%) Finance
4 12 (12.00%) SAP PP
5 11 (11.00%) Logistics
6 9 (9.00%) ABAP
7 8 (8.00%) SAP CS
7 8 (8.00%) SAP MRS
8 7 (7.00%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (7.00%) Integration Testing
8 7 (7.00%) CRM
8 7 (7.00%) SAP SD
8 7 (7.00%) SAP FI
9 6 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (6.00%) JBoss
9 6 (6.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (6.00%) Oracle
9 6 (6.00%) Java
9 6 (6.00%) Windows
9 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.00%) Security Testing
9 6 (6.00%) SAP SRM
9 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (6.00%) Groovy
10 5 (5.00%) FMCG

SAP PM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (3.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (14.00%) SAP MM
2 12 (12.00%) SAP PP
3 8 (8.00%) SAP CS
3 8 (8.00%) SAP MRS
4 7 (7.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (7.00%) SAP SD
4 7 (7.00%) SAP FI
5 6 (6.00%) SAP SRM
6 5 (5.00%) SAP CO
6 5 (5.00%) SAP HR
7 4 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (4.00%) SAP QM
8 3 (3.00%) SAP SCM
8 3 (3.00%) SAP PS
9 2 (2.00%) SAP CRM
9 2 (2.00%) SAP WM
10 1 (1.00%) SAP EHS
10 1 (1.00%) SAP LE
10 1 (1.00%) SAP PP-PI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.00%) LSMW
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Billing
2 3 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) French Language
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) German Language
4 1 (1.00%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (72.00%) Consultant
1 72 (72.00%) SAP Consultant
2 41 (41.00%) SAP PM Consultant
3 10 (10.00%) SAP PP Consultant
4 7 (7.00%) Analyst
5 6 (6.00%) SAP MM Consultant
6 5 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) SAP Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) SAP Test Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) SAP QM Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) SAP CS Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (2.00%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.00%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) BAPI
1 4 (4.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (2.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.00%) FMCG
3 2 (2.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) Life Science
4 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.00%) GIS
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) Migration
1 13 (13.00%) Data Migration
2 11 (11.00%) Logistics
3 7 (7.00%) Asset Management
3 7 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (7.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (7.00%) CRM
4 6 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (6.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (5.00%) OOP
5 5 (5.00%) OO
5 5 (5.00%) Validation
6 4 (4.00%) EAM
6 4 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) ABAP
2 6 (6.00%) Java
2 6 (6.00%) Groovy
3 5 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (6.00%) JBoss
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.00%) Mincom
3 1 (1.00%) Casewise
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.00%) HP
3 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.00%) ESRI
Manchester, Lancashire
Eaglecliff
Rate: Up to £40 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
England
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Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago