The table below looks at the statistics for SAP QM 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 QM over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Quality Management (QM)
Rank 555 535 521
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 21 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.062% 0.036%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.46% 0.70% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
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£454 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £545 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £325 £438
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -25.71%
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
4592 4443 3981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.75% 8.84% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2586 2344 1972
Average daily rate £448 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.87% +2.35%
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 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.10 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -39.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.21 £59.90 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

SAP QM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP QM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP QM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -30 17 £454 +0.83% 5
London -22 8 £395 -12.22% 1
North West -14 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 1
Egham - - - -
South East - - - - 3
Manchester - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1

SAP QM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP QM 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 QM.

1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 11 (17.46%) SAP MM
4 10 (15.87%) SAP PP
5 9 (14.29%) ERP
6 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 5 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (7.94%) SAP SD
7 5 (7.94%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (7.94%) QMS
8 4 (6.35%) Time Management
8 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.35%) LIMS
8 4 (6.35%) SAP PM
8 4 (6.35%) Migration
9 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Change Control
10 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.17%) Release Management
10 2 (3.17%) German Language
10 2 (3.17%) Romanian Language
10 2 (3.17%) Automotive
10 2 (3.17%) SAP PP-PI
10 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.17%) E-Learning
10 2 (3.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.17%) SLA

SAP QM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP QM 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 QM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 11 (17.46%) SAP MM
2 10 (15.87%) SAP PP
3 5 (7.94%) SAP SD
4 4 (6.35%) SAP PM
5 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
6 2 (3.17%) SAP PP-PI
6 2 (3.17%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.17%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Romanian Language
3 2 (3.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) SAP Consultant
1 54 (85.71%) Consultant
2 45 (71.43%) SAP QM Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) SAP Support
3 7 (11.11%) SAP Support Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) SAP PP Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) SAP PM Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Business Process Specialist
6 2 (3.17%) SAP WM Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Trainer
6 2 (3.17%) Trainer
6 2 (3.17%) Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (1.59%) SAP PI Consultant
7 1 (1.59%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) LIMS
2 2 (3.17%) E-Learning
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Quality Management
2 9 (14.29%) ERP
3 5 (7.94%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (7.94%) QMS
4 4 (6.35%) Time Management
4 4 (6.35%) Migration
4 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.17%) Release Management
6 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
7 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Business Transformation
7 1 (1.59%) Change Management
7 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.59%) Logistics
7 1 (1.59%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PMP
2 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.59%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
London
Stott & May
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Sysdoc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £50,000 per year + Excellent Benefits and Package
Posted: 23 days ago