The table below looks at the statistics for SAP QM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP QM over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Quality Management (QM)
Rank 608 614 615
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 16 32 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.058% 0.071%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 15
Median daily rate £525 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £372 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £545 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £438 £550
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4255 4603 5263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.60% 8.31% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2657 2586 3085
Median daily rate £450 £440 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 84 41
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.12 £52.47 £73.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +71.42%

SAP QM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP QM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP QM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP QM
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP QM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP QM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP QM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SAP QM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP QM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP QM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP QM
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP QM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 15 £525 +20.00% 2
South East +20 5 £525 -8.69% 1
Berkshire +9 4 £525 -
Slough - 3 £525 -
London -1 2 £450 -
Midlands - 2 £500 -
North West -4 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £650 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £650 -
Basildon - 1 £650 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £525 -

SAP QM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP QM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP QM.

1 28 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (17.86%) SAP PP
5 5 (17.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (14.29%) ABAP
6 4 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (14.29%) Logistics
7 3 (10.71%) Retail
7 3 (10.71%) LSMW
7 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
7 3 (10.71%) Demand Management
7 3 (10.71%) SAP MM
7 3 (10.71%) EDI
7 3 (10.71%) LIMS
7 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
9 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.57%) System Testing
9 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing

SAP QM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SAP PP
2 3 (10.71%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Retail
3 1 (3.57%) SAP WM
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) LSMW
General
1 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Consultant
2 15 (53.57%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (53.57%) SAP QM Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) SAP PP Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) SAP QM Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Logistics Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SAP QM Trainer
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Senior SAP QM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Quality Management
2 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Logistics
3 4 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Demand Management
4 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.57%) System Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Wonderware