The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP SCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SCM over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM)
UK / England
Rank 569 596 564
Rank change year-on-year +27 -32  
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 8 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.033% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 0.41% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £494 £403 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.67% -12.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £259 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £594 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £415 £450
% change year-on-year +18.97% -7.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP SCM 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 3536 3863 4136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.57% 7.94% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2161 2364 2405
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 38
Median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £69.07 £60.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP SCM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SCM in England

SAP SCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SCM in England

SAP SCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SCM in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SCM in England

SAP SCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SCM in England

SAP SCM
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 SCM within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
South East +18 3 £488 +46.06% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 £600 -
SAP SCM
UK

SAP SCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for SAP SCM.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) FMCG
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Retail
5 2 (11.11%) SAP LE
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (11.11%) SAP MM
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
6 1 (5.56%) SAP APO
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery

SAP SCM
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Retail
2 2 (11.11%) SAP LE
2 2 (11.11%) SAP MM
3 1 (5.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP APO
3 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP EM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (5.56%) SAP PP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.56%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Architect
4 2 (11.11%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Supply Chain Management
2 4 (22.22%) Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle