The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for SAP PP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 22 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 Production Planning (PP)
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 67
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category - 6.33% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £451 £500
% change year-on-year +16.53% -9.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PP 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 the North East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 40 79 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 6.93% 5.01% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 49 30
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £477 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £46.42 £36.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in the North East

SAP PP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP PP in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PP in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP 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 North East region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP APO
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) FMCG
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching

SAP PP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (100.00%) SAP APO
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP PP Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP