The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SCM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP SCM over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Rank 626 612 609
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 21 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.050% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.48% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 14
Median daily rate £415 £506 £574
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.02% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £481 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £531 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 - £600
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
4343 4574 5059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.81% 8.20% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2678 2548 2852
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 £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 28 49
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £60.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.83 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+2.49% -28.43%

SAP SCM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP SCM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP SCM
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP SCM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP SCM
Daily Rate Histogram

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

SAP SCM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP SCM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP SCM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP SCM
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SCM within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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 -17 21 £415 -18.02% 3
London -25 9 £439 -13.33%
South East - 3 £390 -
Yorkshire +5 2 - - 1
South West +1 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire -5 2 - -
City of London - 2 £638 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £390 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £550 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £550 -
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £390 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £415 -

SAP SCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SCM 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 SCM.

1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
3 8 (25.00%) Logistics
4 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) ERP
5 6 (18.75%) SAP SD
5 6 (18.75%) SAP ERP
6 5 (15.63%) Retail
7 4 (12.50%) SAP APO
7 4 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (9.38%) SAP Retail
8 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) SAP EWM
8 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) SAP BW
8 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
9 2 (6.25%) Polish Language
9 2 (6.25%) Automotive
9 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
9 2 (6.25%) SAP MDM

SAP SCM
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Commerce Server
2 1 (3.13%) MTS
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SAP ERP
1 6 (18.75%) SAP SD
2 4 (12.50%) SAP APO
3 3 (9.38%) SAP EWM
3 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (9.38%) SAP Retail
4 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
4 2 (6.25%) SAP CRM
4 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
4 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (6.25%) SAP MDM
4 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (3.13%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (3.13%) SAP MII
5 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.13%) SAP R/3
5 1 (3.13%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.25%) SAP BI
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) OLTP
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Dutch Language
4 2 (6.25%) Polish Language
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Consultant
1 14 (43.75%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) SAP SCM Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) SAP APO Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) SAP EWM Trainer
5 3 (9.38%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Manager
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) SAP SD Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Trainer
5 3 (9.38%) Trainer
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Economics
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
2 8 (25.00%) Logistics
3 7 (21.88%) ERP
4 4 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
5 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) ABAP
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GxP
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) CA
3 1 (3.13%) NetSuite