Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 770 699 729
Rank change year-on-year -71 +30 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 139 197 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.13% 2.39% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 97 90
UK median daily rate £475 £525 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +6.06% +4.21%
10th Percentile £380 £400 £399
90th Percentile £595 £675 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.47% +16.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
UK median hourly rate £49.75 £58.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.19% - -
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 6,537 8,251 8,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 7.99% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,802 4,955 5,173
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 86 94
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.38 £9.50
90th Percentile £69.08 £60.88 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year +9.47% -23.39% +10.71%

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 11 December 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 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Top 13 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 11 December 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 -64 131 £475 -9.52% 8
UK excluding London -60 76 £475 -9.52% 7
London +17 38 £500 - 1
South East -4 35 £475 +35.71% 4
East of England 0 12 £460 -12.46% 2
North of England -21 12 £463 -28.85% 1
South West -38 9 £475 -19.49%
Midlands -35 8 £450 -10.89%
North West -29 7 £550 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire -12 2 - -
West Midlands -32 2 £469 -10.71%
North East - 2 £406 -
East Midlands -7 1 £450 -10.00%

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 139 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (26.62%) ERP
3 36 (25.90%) Manufacturing
4 31 (22.30%) SAP SD
5 24 (17.27%) Migration
6 22 (15.83%) Logistics
6 22 (15.83%) Procure-to-Pay
7 21 (15.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 21 (15.11%) Finance
8 20 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (12.95%) SAP FI
10 17 (12.23%) Data Quality
10 17 (12.23%) Data Migration
10 17 (12.23%) Project Management
11 16 (11.51%) SAP PP
11 16 (11.51%) SAP ERP
11 16 (11.51%) SAP HANA
12 13 (9.35%) SAP BW
13 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.63%) LSMW
13 12 (8.63%) SAP CO
13 12 (8.63%) Big Data
14 11 (7.91%) Analytics
14 11 (7.91%) Data Mapping
14 11 (7.91%) SAP PM
14 11 (7.91%) SAP WM
15 10 (7.19%) SAP APO
15 10 (7.19%) Ariba
16 9 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO
16 9 (6.47%) 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 (2.16%) Apache Pig
1 3 (2.16%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 31 (22.30%) SAP SD
2 21 (15.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 18 (12.95%) SAP FI
4 16 (11.51%) SAP ERP
4 16 (11.51%) SAP PP
5 12 (8.63%) SAP CO
6 11 (7.91%) SAP PM
6 11 (7.91%) SAP WM
7 10 (7.19%) SAP APO
8 9 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (5.04%) SAP MDM
10 5 (3.60%) SAP R/3
11 4 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (2.88%) SAP QM
12 3 (2.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 3 (2.16%) SAP EWM
12 3 (2.16%) SAP HUM
12 3 (2.16%) SAP MDG
13 2 (1.44%) SAP HCM
13 2 (1.44%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.51%) SAP HANA
2 13 (9.35%) SAP BW
3 12 (8.63%) Big Data
4 9 (6.47%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.04%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.16%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.16%) HBase
7 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) LSMW
2 9 (6.47%) JIRA
3 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.44%) Zephyr
General
1 36 (25.90%) Manufacturing
2 21 (15.11%) Finance
3 8 (5.76%) Automotive
4 7 (5.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (5.04%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Marketing
6 2 (1.44%) Croatian Language
6 2 (1.44%) Serbian Language
7 1 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (58.27%) Consultant
2 80 (57.55%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (39.57%) SAP MM Consultant
4 18 (12.95%) Analyst
4 18 (12.95%) SAP Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Functional Consultant
6 11 (7.91%) Data Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.91%) SAP Data Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 11 (7.91%) SAP Manager
6 11 (7.91%) SAP Project Manager
7 10 (7.19%) SAP SD Consultant
8 9 (6.47%) SAP CO Consultant
8 9 (6.47%) SAP FI Consultant
8 9 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 9 (6.47%) SAP PP Consultant
9 7 (5.04%) SAP WM Consultant
10 6 (4.32%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
10 6 (4.32%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) SAPUI5
2 7 (5.04%) IDoc
3 5 (3.60%) EDI
4 4 (2.88%) Middleware
5 3 (2.16%) Caffe
5 3 (2.16%) CNTK
5 3 (2.16%) Kafka
5 3 (2.16%) MXNet
5 3 (2.16%) TensorFlow
5 3 (2.16%) Theano
5 3 (2.16%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) SAP BC
6 1 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Data Structures
2 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.60%) AS400
3 3 (2.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.44%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.72%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) ERP
2 24 (17.27%) Migration
3 22 (15.83%) Logistics
3 22 (15.83%) Procure-to-Pay
4 20 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.23%) Data Migration
5 17 (12.23%) Project Management
6 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.91%) Analytics
7 11 (7.91%) Data Mapping
8 9 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (5.76%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.76%) PRINCE2
9 8 (5.76%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (5.76%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (5.04%) Big Data Analytics
10 7 (5.04%) Data Analytics
10 7 (5.04%) Order to Cash
10 7 (5.04%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Degree
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.23%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.16%) PMO
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Docker
2 3 (2.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (7.19%) Ariba
3 9 (6.47%) HP
4 5 (3.60%) Cloudera
4 5 (3.60%) JD Edwards
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.16%) OpenText
5 3 (2.16%) Talend
6 2 (1.44%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.72%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.72%) Progress
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com