The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SAP PP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Production Planning (PP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 94 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.067% 0.062% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.63% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -12.19% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 160 194 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 10.75% 11.95% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 120 50
Median daily rate £415 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £286 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.55 £20.00 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.25% +24.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing SAP PP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in the East Midlands

SAP PP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP PP in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PP in the East Midlands

SAP PP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP QM
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SAP EHS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP LE
2 1 (50.00%) SAP EWM
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) SAP EHS
1 1 (50.00%) SAP EWM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP LE
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Retail
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP EWM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP