The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP-PI 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 PP-PI over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning Process Industries (PP-PI)
Rank 619 596 581
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Contract jobs citing SAP PP-PI 7 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.031% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £563 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £563 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4097 4813 4744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.29% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2729 2442
Average daily rate £438 £446 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 38 59
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £27.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.57 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

SAP PP-PI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP PP-PI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PP-PI
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP PP-PI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP-PI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP PP-PI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP-PI
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP-PI within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 3 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
London +4 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

SAP PP-PI
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP PP-PI 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-PI.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) SAP PP
2 9 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (41.67%) SAP QM
3 5 (41.67%) SAP MM
4 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (25.00%) Life Science
5 2 (16.67%) FMCG
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) LIMS
5 2 (16.67%) SAP APO
5 2 (16.67%) SAP R/3
6 1 (8.33%) SAP WM
6 1 (8.33%) BAPI
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management

SAP PP-PI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP PP-PI 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-PI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) SAP PP
2 5 (41.67%) SAP MM
2 5 (41.67%) SAP QM
3 2 (16.67%) SAP APO
3 2 (16.67%) SAP R/3
4 1 (8.33%) SAP WM
General
1 9 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) SAP PI Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) SAP PP Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) SAP QM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 2 (16.67%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP