The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SAP SM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SM over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Service Management (SM)
England / London
Rank - - 406
Contract jobs citing SAP SM 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £465
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £5.00 -

SAP SM 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 1525 1735 1879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.83% 7.87% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1117 1200
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 8 7 10
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% -22.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £25.30 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP SM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SM in London

SAP SM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SM in London