The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 426 430
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.005% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.062% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £473 £850 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.41% -  
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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1646 1616 2043
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.91% 7.42% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1094 1283
Median daily rate £475 £466 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% -1.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 18
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £42.33 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

SAP SCM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SAP SCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SCM in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for SAP SCM.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Ariba
2 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

SAP SCM
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Ariba