The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Quality Management (QM)
England / South East
Rank 242 257 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.038% 0.076% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.44% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.89% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +22.02% -20.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 675 637 652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.60% 6.91% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 368 388
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP QM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

SAP QM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP QM in the South East

SAP QM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP QM within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Berkshire +20 1 £475 +7.34%
Hampshire - 1 - -
SAP QM
England

SAP QM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP QM.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) SAP PP
2 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
3 2 (22.22%) SAP VC
3 2 (22.22%) Discrete Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development

SAP QM
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 (33.33%) SAP PP
2 2 (22.22%) SAP VC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP QM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP PP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior SAP QM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
2 2 (22.22%) Discrete Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP