The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SAP QM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP QM over the 3 months to 29 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.

SAP Quality Management (QM)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 436 396
Rank change year-on-year +30 -40  
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.013% 0.047%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.13% 0.17% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +22.02% -20.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -

SAP QM 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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1509 1773 1890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.71% 7.90% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1147 1237
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £51.25 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.11% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP QM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP QM in London

SAP QM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP QM in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP QM 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 London region with a requirement for SAP QM.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

SAP QM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP QM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SAP QM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP