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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Quality Management (QM)
Rank 616 618 588
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 22 25 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.045% 0.089%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 0.54% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £597 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
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
4265 4670 5202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.98% 8.32% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 2642 2800
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 49 74
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £18.00 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £43.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%

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
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 10 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 1 July 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 +4 21 £463 +2.77% 2
North East - 7 £425 -
East Midlands +1 4 £539 -2.04%
Derby - 4 £539 -
Derbyshire - 4 £539 -
London -12 2 - -
West Midlands -26 1 £475 -20.16%
City of London - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £475 -

SAP QM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (47.37%) Quality Management
3 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 8 (21.05%) SAP MM
3 8 (21.05%) SAP PP
4 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) LIMS
5 5 (13.16%) ERP
5 5 (13.16%) Life Science
5 5 (13.16%) Logistics
5 5 (13.16%) SAP PP-PI
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.53%) SAP GTS
7 3 (7.89%) User Experience
8 2 (5.26%) Finance
8 2 (5.26%) SAP PM
8 2 (5.26%) Retail
8 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.26%) QA
9 1 (2.63%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (2.63%) Test Management
9 1 (2.63%) Lean Manufacturing
9 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) SAP MII

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 8 (21.05%) SAP MM
1 8 (21.05%) SAP PP
2 5 (13.16%) SAP PP-PI
3 4 (10.53%) SAP GTS
4 2 (5.26%) SAP PM
5 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.63%) SAP HR
5 1 (2.63%) SAP MII
5 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
5 1 (2.63%) SAP SRM
5 1 (2.63%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
General
1 8 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Consultant
2 27 (71.05%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (65.79%) SAP QM Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Trainer
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SAP QM Trainer
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Trainer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Quality Management Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) SAP MM Trainer
6 2 (5.26%) SAP QM Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Support
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Support Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Life Science
1 5 (13.16%) LIMS
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Quality Management
2 6 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) ERP
3 5 (13.16%) Logistics
3 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Lean Manufacturing
6 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Ariba
2 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle