Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 706 748
Rank change year-on-year -45 +42 -58
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 130 123 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.89% 1.64% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 63 54
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -15.00%
10th Percentile £400 £313 £375
90th Percentile £625 £587 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £420
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.05% -11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £80.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,895 7,496 8,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.85% 8.26% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,091 4,368 4,823
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £303 £290
90th Percentile £650 £627 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 100 92
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £30.19 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.85% +9.78% +24.63%
10th Percentile £9.60 £12.44 £12.88
90th Percentile £48.63 £57.55 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.46% +18.18% +25.00%

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 20 May 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
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 20 May 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 -54 119 £500 +5.26% 13
UK excluding London -17 66 £525 +5.00% 10
London -47 37 £475 - 3
South East -12 28 £450 -21.74% 1
North of England +8 18 £525 +1.20% 6
North West -7 10 £550 +6.02% 4
Yorkshire -3 8 £525 - 2
West Midlands -19 7 £500 +3.09%
Midlands -30 7 £500 +6.38% 2
East of England - 6 £490 - 1
Scotland -30 3 £600 -
Wales - 3 £488 -
South West +1 1 £490 -16.24%

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 130 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (21.54%) ABAP
3 27 (20.77%) Finance
3 27 (20.77%) Logistics
4 26 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 24 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (14.62%) ERP
7 18 (13.85%) SAP PM
8 16 (12.31%) Ariba
8 16 (12.31%) SAP SD
9 15 (11.54%) Asset Management
10 13 (10.00%) Migration
10 13 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 12 (9.23%) Manufacturing
11 12 (9.23%) Data Migration
12 11 (8.46%) Project Management
13 10 (7.69%) Test Scripting
13 10 (7.69%) IDoc
14 9 (6.92%) Supplier Relationship Management
14 9 (6.92%) SAP S/4HANA
14 9 (6.92%) SAP Implementation
14 9 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (6.92%) SAP PS
14 9 (6.92%) Business Analysis
14 9 (6.92%) Retail
15 8 (6.15%) Supplier Management
15 8 (6.15%) EDI
15 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (5.38%) SAP ERP
16 7 (5.38%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (0.77%) Confluence
1 1 (0.77%) Documentum
1 1 (0.77%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (13.85%) SAP PM
2 16 (12.31%) SAP SD
3 13 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (6.92%) SAP PS
4 9 (6.92%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (5.38%) SAP ERP
6 6 (4.62%) SAP FI
6 6 (4.62%) SAP Retail
6 6 (4.62%) SAP WM
7 5 (3.85%) SAP CO
7 5 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (3.85%) SAP PP
8 4 (3.08%) SAP EWM
8 4 (3.08%) SAP SRM
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (1.54%) SAP GRC
10 2 (1.54%) SAP MDG
10 2 (1.54%) SAP MRS
10 2 (1.54%) SAP VC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.62%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.31%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.77%) Big Data
3 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) LSMW
2 1 (0.77%) eCATT
2 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 27 (20.77%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.92%) Retail
4 5 (3.85%) Automotive
5 3 (2.31%) German Language
5 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.54%) Arabic Language
6 2 (1.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.77%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.77%) French Language
7 1 (0.77%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (53.08%) Consultant
2 68 (52.31%) SAP Consultant
3 54 (41.54%) SAP MM Consultant
4 13 (10.00%) Analyst
5 12 (9.23%) Architect
5 12 (9.23%) SAP Architect
6 9 (6.92%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (6.92%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 8 (6.15%) SAP Manager
8 7 (5.38%) Logistics Consultant
8 7 (5.38%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 7 (5.38%) SAP MM Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) SAP Support
10 5 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.85%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
10 5 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
11 4 (3.08%) SAP PM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) IDoc
2 8 (6.15%) EDI
3 4 (3.08%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.54%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.77%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.77%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.77%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.08%) FMCG
4 3 (2.31%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.31%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.77%) Logistics
2 26 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 24 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (14.62%) ERP
5 15 (11.54%) Asset Management
6 13 (10.00%) Migration
7 12 (9.23%) Data Migration
8 11 (8.46%) Project Management
9 10 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 9 (6.92%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.92%) SAP Implementation
10 9 (6.92%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 9 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (6.15%) Supplier Management
12 7 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.38%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.62%) Demand Management
13 6 (4.62%) E-Procurement
13 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.54%) ABAP
2 2 (1.54%) SQL
3 1 (0.77%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.54%) Degree
3 1 (0.77%) ISEB
3 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (12.31%) Ariba
3 3 (2.31%) OpenText
3 3 (2.31%) Oracle
4 2 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.77%) Capita
5 1 (0.77%) HP