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 24 June 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 Supply Chain Management (SCM)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 620 600
Rank change year-on-year +46 -20  
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 8 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.024% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.22% 0.29% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Median daily rate £450 £550 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +7.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £430 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £640 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 £510
% change year-on-year -18.18% +7.84%  
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 3647 4133 4369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.59% 8.37% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2175 2577 2619
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 50 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +18.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.40 £99.00 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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 +33 5 £450 -18.18%
London - 2 £473 - 2
SAP SCM
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Logistics
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) FMCG
5 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (25.00%) SAP APO
5 4 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) SAP SD
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
7 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
7 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) EDI
7 1 (6.25%) Ariba
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Retail
7 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
7 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
7 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Finance
7 1 (6.25%) Automotive

SAP SCM
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:

Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP APO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP SD
3 1 (6.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
3 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Retail
3 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Engagement Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Engagement Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Supply Chain Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SAP MM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP MM Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP WM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 6 (37.50%) Logistics
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Contract Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
6 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Ariba
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle