The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Plant Maintenance (PM)
Rank 575 534 518
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 34 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.088% 0.074%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.79% 1.02% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 9
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£500 £444 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £381 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £525
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.49 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.49 -

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
4325 4695 4370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.74% 8.60% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 2641 2227
Average daily rate £450 £425 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 79
Average hourly rate £21.63 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.45% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.28 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-14.64% -0.82%

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 5 May 2015.

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 19 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 5 May 2015. 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 -29 29 £500 +11.11% 3
London +16 12 £500 - 2
North East -5 4 £450 +12.50%
North West -16 4 - -
Newton Aycliffe - 4 £450 -
Durham - 4 £450 -
West Midlands -16 3 £500 +22.69%
Cumbria - 3 - -
Coventry - 2 £500 -
City of London +10 1 £600 +20.00%
Birmingham -5 1 £500 +36.98%
East Midlands -10 1 - -
South East -32 1 £400 +3.22%
South West - 1 £510 -
Derby - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £510 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 -

SAP PM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (27.42%) Migration
3 16 (25.81%) Data Migration
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) SAP MM
5 10 (16.13%) SAP PP
6 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.29%) SAP WM
7 7 (11.29%) ABAP
7 7 (11.29%) Portuguese Language
7 7 (11.29%) Logistics
7 7 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
8 6 (9.68%) SAP CS
9 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.45%) SAP QM
10 4 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (6.45%) SAP CRM
10 4 (6.45%) CRM
11 3 (4.84%) Oracle
11 3 (4.84%) ERP
11 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (4.84%) EAM
11 3 (4.84%) Primavera
11 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
11 3 (4.84%) Siemens
11 3 (4.84%) SAP SD
11 3 (4.84%) SAP SM
11 3 (4.84%) Quality Management

SAP PM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) SAP MM
1 10 (16.13%) SAP PP
2 7 (11.29%) SAP WM
3 6 (9.68%) SAP CS
4 4 (6.45%) SAP QM
4 4 (6.45%) SAP CRM
5 3 (4.84%) Primavera
5 3 (4.84%) SAP SD
5 3 (4.84%) SAP SM
5 3 (4.84%) Teamcenter
6 2 (3.23%) SAP CO
6 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
6 2 (3.23%) SAP EHS
6 2 (3.23%) SAP FI
7 1 (1.61%) SAP PS
7 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.61%) Maximo
7 1 (1.61%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.61%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.61%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) LSMW
General
1 7 (11.29%) Portuguese Language
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.23%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Consultant
1 32 (51.61%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (25.81%) SAP PM Consultant
3 14 (22.58%) SAP Manager
4 11 (17.74%) SAP Project Manager
4 11 (17.74%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Migration Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Data Migration Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SAP QM Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) SAP CS Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Mobility Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (1.61%) BAPI
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) FMCG
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Migration
2 16 (25.81%) Data Migration
3 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (11.29%) Data Cleansing
5 7 (11.29%) Logistics
6 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (6.45%) CRM
9 3 (4.84%) ERP
9 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
9 3 (4.84%) EAM
9 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.23%) Validation
10 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) ABAP
2 2 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
1 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
1 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) GMP
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.84%) Siemens
2 3 (4.84%) Syclo
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Progress
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe