Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 21 July 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.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 804 760
Rank change year-on-year +42 -44 -17
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 59 74 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.073% 0.088%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 0.92% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 32
England median daily rate £500 £450 £507
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -11.15% +12.56%
10th Percentile £391 £392 £364
90th Percentile £625 £609 £647
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7141 8002 8492
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.09% 7.88% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4816 4895
England median daily rate £450 £433 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% -1.70% +3.53%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £644 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £426 £438
% change year-on-year +5.76% -2.74% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 90 80
England median hourly rate £29.69 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.19% +15.56% -28.57%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.23 £12.50
90th Percentile £62.90 £99.00 £66.90
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £28.75 £26.53
% change year-on-year +12.17% +8.39% -15.79%

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP PP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in England

SAP PP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PP in England

SAP PP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PP in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PP in England

SAP PP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PP in England

SAP PP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +57 12 £450 - 2
South East +38 12 £525 +89.19%
Midlands +19 11 £388 -39.45%
North West +31 7 £450 -5.26% 2
London +14 7 £525 +34.53%
West Midlands +30 5 £381 -40.43%
South West - 5 £450 -
North East +44 3 - -
Yorkshire +26 2 - -
East Midlands -16 2 £393 -
East of England -14 1 - -
SAP PP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 England region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (35.59%) Manufacturing
3 12 (20.34%) FMCG
4 11 (18.64%) SAP MM
5 10 (16.95%) SAP VC
6 9 (15.25%) SAP PP-PI
7 8 (13.56%) ERP
8 7 (11.86%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (11.86%) Migration
9 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
9 6 (10.17%) Coaching
9 6 (10.17%) Logistics
9 6 (10.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (8.47%) SAP APO
11 4 (6.78%) SAP PM
11 4 (6.78%) SAP QM
11 4 (6.78%) SAP FI
11 4 (6.78%) Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
12 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (5.08%) SAP Implementation
12 3 (5.08%) PLM
12 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.08%) Quality Management
12 3 (5.08%) ABAP
12 3 (5.08%) SAP SD
13 2 (3.39%) Pegasus
13 2 (3.39%) Supply Chain Management
13 2 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO

SAP PP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) SAP MM
2 10 (16.95%) SAP VC
3 9 (15.25%) SAP PP-PI
4 5 (8.47%) SAP APO
5 4 (6.78%) SAP FI
5 4 (6.78%) SAP PM
5 4 (6.78%) SAP QM
5 4 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (5.08%) SAP SD
7 2 (3.39%) SAP CO
7 2 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (3.39%) SAP PLM
7 2 (3.39%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.69%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.69%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.69%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
General
1 21 (35.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) French Language
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Consultant
1 39 (66.10%) SAP Consultant
2 35 (59.32%) SAP PP Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) SAP PI Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) SAP MM Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) SAP PP Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Process Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) SAP APO Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Trainer
7 3 (5.08%) Trainer
8 2 (3.39%) SAP MM Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) SAP PP Trainer
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Support
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.69%) BAPI
2 1 (1.69%) EDI
2 1 (1.69%) JMS
2 1 (1.69%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.69%) SAP TM
2 1 (1.69%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) FMCG
2 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) ERP
2 7 (11.86%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (11.86%) Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Coaching
3 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Logistics
4 4 (6.78%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.08%) PLM
5 3 (5.08%) Quality Management
5 3 (5.08%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.39%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.69%) Demand Management
7 1 (1.69%) Kanban
7 1 (1.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) ABAP
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) SAPscript
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.39%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.69%) TIBCO