The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP MDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP MDM 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 Master Data Management (MDM)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 614 608
Rank change year-on-year +25 -6  
Contract jobs citing SAP MDM 16 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.063% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.42% 0.79% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 6
Median daily rate £488 £519 £578
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.02% -10.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £611 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £538 £578
% change year-on-year -11.62% -6.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £58.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - -

SAP MDM 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3834 4324 4652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.48% 8.03% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 2614 2606
Median daily rate £450 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.66 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP MDM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP MDM in the UK

SAP MDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP MDM in the UK

SAP MDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP MDM over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP MDM in the UK

SAP MDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MDM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP MDM in the UK

SAP MDM
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MDM within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +27 12 £488 -6.02% 4
South East +17 4 £425 -21.11% 3
Berkshire - 4 £425 - 3
London +18 3 £550 +15.78% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £505 -
Cambridge - 2 £505 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £505 -
North West +24 1 £450 -10.00%
Cheshire +22 1 £450 -10.00%
West Midlands +14 1 - -
Macclesfield +1 1 £450 -8.86%
Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £375 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP MDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP MDM.

1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (43.75%) Data Management
3 14 (29.17%) SAP MDG
4 13 (27.08%) Master Data Management
5 12 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 11 (22.92%) Finance
7 8 (16.67%) Java
7 8 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (14.58%) Web Services
8 7 (14.58%) SOA
8 7 (14.58%) Web Dynpro
9 6 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.50%) SAP Portal
9 6 (12.50%) Data Governance
9 6 (12.50%) Retail
10 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
10 5 (10.42%) SAP HANA
10 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.42%) NetWeaver
10 5 (10.42%) ERP
11 4 (8.33%) CRM
11 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.33%) SAP EP
11 4 (8.33%) SAP Basis
11 4 (8.33%) SAP CRM
11 4 (8.33%) SAP PI
11 4 (8.33%) Smart Meter

SAP MDM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) SAP Portal
2 5 (10.42%) NetWeaver
3 4 (8.33%) SAP EP
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (29.17%) SAP MDG
2 4 (8.33%) SAP CRM
2 4 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (8.33%) SAP MDG-F
3 3 (6.25%) SAP MDG-BP
3 3 (6.25%) SAP MDG-S
3 3 (6.25%) SAP Retail
4 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
4 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
4 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.08%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SAP HANA
3 3 (6.25%) PowerCenter
3 3 (6.25%) Spotfire
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.08%) NWDI
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Consultant
1 21 (43.75%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (33.33%) Architect
3 13 (27.08%) SAP MDM Consultant
4 11 (22.92%) SAP Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) SAP MDM Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) SAP MDM Architect
7 4 (8.33%) SAP MDM Expert
7 4 (8.33%) SAP Technical Architect
7 4 (8.33%) SAP Utilities Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) SAP MDG Architect
8 3 (6.25%) SAP MDG Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Dynpro
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 4 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 4 (8.33%) SAP PI
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Data Management
2 13 (27.08%) Master Data Management
3 7 (14.58%) SOA
4 6 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) ERP
5 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.33%) CRM
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) DRM
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Migration
8 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Java
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Informatica
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Embarcadero
4 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.17%) Talend
5 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
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