Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 681 738
Rank change year-on-year -92 +57 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 127 195 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.99% 2.40% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 102 81
UK median daily rate £475 £511 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +7.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £379 £400 £400
90th Percentile £588 £675 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £528 £450
% change year-on-year -9.95% +17.22% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
UK median hourly rate £49.75 £58.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.71% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.75 £58.00 -
% change year-on-year -14.22% - -

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 6,397 8,132 8,693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.20% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,752 4,795 5,193
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 92 97
UK median hourly rate £25.25 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.82% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.03 £10.23
90th Percentile £60.88 £49.78 £91.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £31.15 £25.06
% change year-on-year -26.97% +24.30% +8.96%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 -73 119 £475 -7.09% 9
UK excluding London -89 67 £475 -9.95% 8
London -16 35 £538 +13.16% 1
South East -8 33 £475 +5.56% 5
North of England -30 14 £413 -36.54% 2
South West -22 11 £475 -18.80%
North West -11 7 £510 -21.54% 2
Yorkshire -24 4 £481 -8.33%
Midlands -45 4 £450 -13.04% 1
Wales -17 3 £488 -7.14%
East of England -10 2 £563 +12.28%
West Midlands -35 2 £481 -8.33% 1
North East - 2 £406 -
East Midlands -15 1 £450 -10.00%

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP MM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for SAP MM.

1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (21.26%) Procure-to-Pay
3 26 (20.47%) Manufacturing
3 26 (20.47%) ERP
4 24 (18.90%) SAP SD
5 23 (18.11%) Migration
6 18 (14.17%) Data Migration
6 18 (14.17%) SAP HANA
6 18 (14.17%) SAP S/4HANA
7 17 (13.39%) Data Quality
7 17 (13.39%) Logistics
8 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (12.60%) Finance
9 15 (11.81%) SAP ERP
10 13 (10.24%) LSMW
11 12 (9.45%) Automotive
11 12 (9.45%) SAP PP
11 12 (9.45%) Ariba
11 12 (9.45%) Big Data
12 11 (8.66%) Analytics
12 11 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (8.66%) SAP BW
12 11 (8.66%) SAP FI
12 11 (8.66%) ABAP
13 10 (7.87%) SAP WM
13 10 (7.87%) Data Mapping
13 10 (7.87%) IDoc
14 9 (7.09%) HP ALM
14 9 (7.09%) JIRA

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 3 (2.36%) Apache Pig
1 3 (2.36%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (18.90%) SAP SD
2 18 (14.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (11.81%) SAP ERP
4 12 (9.45%) SAP PP
5 11 (8.66%) SAP FI
6 10 (7.87%) SAP WM
7 9 (7.09%) SAP APO
7 9 (7.09%) SAP PM
8 8 (6.30%) SAP CO
9 7 (5.51%) SAP MDM
10 6 (4.72%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (3.94%) SAP R/3
12 4 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (2.36%) SAP HUM
13 3 (2.36%) SAP QM
13 3 (2.36%) SAP SRM
14 2 (1.57%) SAP EWM
14 2 (1.57%) SAP HCM
15 1 (0.79%) SAP GRC
15 1 (0.79%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) SAP HANA
2 12 (9.45%) Big Data
3 11 (8.66%) SAP BW
4 8 (6.30%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.51%) Data Lake
6 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.36%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.36%) HBase
7 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 13 (10.24%) LSMW
2 9 (7.09%) JIRA
3 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.57%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.79%) eCATT
General
1 26 (20.47%) Manufacturing
2 16 (12.60%) Finance
3 12 (9.45%) Automotive
4 7 (5.51%) Retail
5 4 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.36%) German Language
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.79%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.79%) French Language
8 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 78 (61.42%) Consultant
2 77 (60.63%) SAP Consultant
3 57 (44.88%) SAP MM Consultant
4 21 (16.54%) Analyst
4 21 (16.54%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (10.24%) Data Analyst
5 13 (10.24%) SAP Data Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) SAP CO Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) SAP FI Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) SAP MM Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 8 (6.30%) SAP SD Consultant
8 7 (5.51%) SAP WM Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) SAP PP Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Architect
10 5 (3.94%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) IDoc
2 7 (5.51%) EDI
3 4 (3.15%) Middleware
3 4 (3.15%) SAPUI5
4 3 (2.36%) Caffe
4 3 (2.36%) CNTK
4 3 (2.36%) Kafka
4 3 (2.36%) MXNet
4 3 (2.36%) TensorFlow
4 3 (2.36%) Theano
4 3 (2.36%) XML
5 2 (1.57%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.79%) SAP BC
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.72%) FMCG
3 5 (3.94%) AS400
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.79%) RIA
7 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) Procure-to-Pay
2 26 (20.47%) ERP
3 23 (18.11%) Migration
4 18 (14.17%) Data Migration
5 17 (13.39%) Logistics
6 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.66%) Analytics
7 11 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (7.87%) Data Mapping
9 8 (6.30%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (6.30%) Data Modelling
9 8 (6.30%) Project Management
9 8 (6.30%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (5.51%) Big Data Analytics
10 7 (5.51%) Data Analytics
10 7 (5.51%) Order to Cash
10 7 (5.51%) SAP Implementation
10 7 (5.51%) Test Scripting
11 6 (4.72%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.66%) ABAP
2 8 (6.30%) SQL
3 6 (4.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.79%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.57%) PMO
2 2 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (9.45%) Ariba
3 9 (7.09%) HP
4 5 (3.94%) Cloudera
4 5 (3.94%) JD Edwards
4 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.36%) Talend
6 2 (1.57%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.79%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.79%) OpenText
7 1 (0.79%) Progress
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com