Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP MM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP MM over the 6 months to 19 September 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 Materials Management (MM)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 741 746
Rank change year-on-year +74 +5 -62
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 192 148 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.43% 1.72% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 73 63
UK median daily rate £511 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -7.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £370
90th Percentile £675 £575 £748
UK excluding London median daily rate £528 £450 £494
% change year-on-year +17.22% -8.86% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
UK median hourly rate £58.66 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - -

SAP MM is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7910 8615 9283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.01% 8.05% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 5131 5165
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% +1.18%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 98 112
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% -28.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £74.45 £53.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.08% +44.44% -29.69%

SAP MM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP MM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP MM over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP MM over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MM within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 183 £511 +10.54% 13
UK excluding London +99 117 £528 +17.22% 7
London -19 44 £475 +1.06% 4
Midlands +28 35 £518 +8.95%
South East +35 32 £500 +9.59% 2
North of England +99 22 £650 - 1
North West +46 17 £650 - 1
East Midlands +7 16 £500 -9.09%
East of England -6 15 £501 +17.88% 4
West Midlands +23 13 £525 +5.00%
South West +1 8 £585 +39.29%
Yorkshire - 5 £525 -
Scotland - 3 £450 -
Wales - 2 £525 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP MM 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 MM.

1 192 (100.00%) SAP
2 45 (23.44%) SAP SD
3 36 (18.75%) ERP
3 36 (18.75%) Procure-to-Pay
4 35 (18.23%) Data Migration
4 35 (18.23%) Migration
5 30 (15.63%) Logistics
5 30 (15.63%) Ariba
6 28 (14.58%) Manufacturing
7 27 (14.06%) SAP FI
8 26 (13.54%) SAP CO
9 25 (13.02%) SAP BW
10 24 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
11 23 (11.98%) Finance
12 21 (10.94%) SAP Implementation
12 21 (10.94%) SAP ERP
13 19 (9.90%) LSMW
14 17 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (8.85%) SAP Data Services
15 16 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (8.33%) SAP PP
16 15 (7.81%) Retail
16 15 (7.81%) SAP HANA
17 13 (6.77%) Service Delivery
17 13 (6.77%) CRM
17 13 (6.77%) Integration Testing
17 13 (6.77%) SAP S/4HANA
18 12 (6.25%) SAP PI
19 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
19 11 (5.73%) Data Cleansing

SAP MM
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 7 (3.65%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.56%) CMS
3 2 (1.04%) Confluence
3 2 (1.04%) Documentum
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 45 (23.44%) SAP SD
2 27 (14.06%) SAP FI
3 26 (13.54%) SAP CO
4 24 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 21 (10.94%) SAP ERP
6 16 (8.33%) SAP PP
7 13 (6.77%) SAP S/4HANA
8 11 (5.73%) SAP CRM
8 11 (5.73%) SAP FSCM
8 11 (5.73%) SAP Retail
9 9 (4.69%) SAP PM
9 9 (4.69%) SAP SRM
10 8 (4.17%) SAP APO
10 8 (4.17%) SAP MDM
10 8 (4.17%) SAP WM
11 7 (3.65%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 6 (3.13%) SAP QM
13 5 (2.60%) SAP FI-AP
13 5 (2.60%) SAP MDG
14 4 (2.08%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.02%) SAP BW
2 17 (8.85%) SAP Data Services
3 15 (7.81%) SAP HANA
4 9 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (3.65%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (9.90%) LSMW
2 2 (1.04%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (14.58%) Manufacturing
2 23 (11.98%) Finance
3 15 (7.81%) Retail
4 9 (4.69%) Aerospace
4 9 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.13%) Automotive
6 4 (2.08%) Billing
7 2 (1.04%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (58.85%) Consultant
2 112 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
3 61 (31.77%) SAP MM Consultant
4 20 (10.42%) Analyst
5 18 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
6 15 (7.81%) SAP Manager
7 14 (7.29%) SAP SD Consultant
8 11 (5.73%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (5.73%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 10 (5.21%) SAP Delivery Manager
9 10 (5.21%) SAP P2P Consultant
9 10 (5.21%) Workstream Lead
10 9 (4.69%) Functional Consultant
10 9 (4.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 9 (4.69%) SAP PP Consultant
11 7 (3.65%) SAP CO Consultant
11 7 (3.65%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
12 6 (3.13%) ERP Manager
12 6 (3.13%) SAP Data Analyst
12 6 (3.13%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 11 (5.73%) SAP Basis
3 8 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (2.08%) Middleware
5 3 (1.56%) IDoc
5 3 (1.56%) Web Services
6 2 (1.04%) SAP ALE
6 2 (1.04%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (0.52%) EDI
7 1 (0.52%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.65%) Data Structures
2 6 (3.13%) AS400
2 6 (3.13%) FMCG
3 5 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.56%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.56%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.04%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.75%) ERP
1 36 (18.75%) Procure-to-Pay
2 35 (18.23%) Data Migration
2 35 (18.23%) Migration
3 30 (15.63%) Logistics
4 21 (10.94%) SAP Implementation
5 17 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (6.77%) CRM
7 13 (6.77%) Integration Testing
7 13 (6.77%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.73%) Data Cleansing
8 11 (5.73%) ITIL
9 10 (5.21%) Data Mapping
9 10 (5.21%) Validation
9 10 (5.21%) Workflow
10 9 (4.69%) Data Conversion
10 9 (4.69%) Data Modelling
11 8 (4.17%) Analytics
12 7 (3.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.73%) SQL
2 8 (4.17%) ABAP
3 7 (3.65%) SAPscript
3 7 (3.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.17%) Degree
4 3 (1.56%) ACCA
4 3 (1.56%) CIMA
5 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.04%) ISEB
5 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.65%) GxP
2 7 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) PMO
4 1 (0.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 192 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (15.63%) Ariba
3 7 (3.65%) OpenText
4 3 (1.56%) HP
4 3 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.04%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe
6 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.52%) Progress
6 1 (0.52%) Sage
6 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com