Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 776 705 757
Rank change year-on-year -71 +52 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 121 153 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.84% 1.97% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 73
UK median daily rate £475 £499 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.83% -10.00%
10th Percentile £366 £374 £384
90th Percentile £586 £600 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £425
% change year-on-year -7.41% +20.71% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
UK median hourly rate £49.75 £80.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.20% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.75 £58.66 -
% change year-on-year -15.19% - -

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 6,567 7,784 8,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.37% 8.13% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,835 4,499 5,138
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £293
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 106 94
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £30.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.59% -6.15% +44.44%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £55.00 £58.33 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.35% -5.00% +55.56%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -72 111 £475 -5.00% 10
UK excluding London -29 71 £475 -7.41% 5
South East +2 34 £475 -17.39%
London -45 24 £495 +4.21% 2
North of England -12 15 £525 - 4
Midlands -25 8 £500 -
Yorkshire -8 7 £538 +2.38%
West Midlands -21 7 £500 -4.76%
South West -7 6 £475 -16.30%
North West -13 5 £548 +10.89% 2
East of England -18 5 £468 +5.35% 1
Wales -10 3 £488 -
North East - 2 £406 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 121 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (20.66%) Procure-to-Pay
3 21 (17.36%) ERP
4 20 (16.53%) Migration
5 17 (14.05%) Data Migration
6 16 (13.22%) Manufacturing
6 16 (13.22%) SAP SD
7 14 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (10.74%) Logistics
8 13 (10.74%) ABAP
8 13 (10.74%) Finance
9 12 (9.92%) Ariba
9 12 (9.92%) Data Quality
9 12 (9.92%) SAP HANA
9 12 (9.92%) SAP ERP
10 11 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (9.09%) IDoc
10 11 (9.09%) SAP BW
11 9 (7.44%) Automotive
11 9 (7.44%) LSMW
11 9 (7.44%) JIRA
11 9 (7.44%) SAP APO
11 9 (7.44%) SAP WM
11 9 (7.44%) SQL
11 9 (7.44%) SAP Data Services
11 9 (7.44%) Data Mapping
12 8 (6.61%) Big Data
12 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (6.61%) SAP S/4HANA

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 (0.83%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (13.22%) SAP SD
2 12 (9.92%) SAP ERP
3 9 (7.44%) SAP APO
3 9 (7.44%) SAP WM
4 8 (6.61%) SAP FI
4 8 (6.61%) SAP MDM
4 8 (6.61%) SAP PM
4 8 (6.61%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (5.79%) SAP PP
6 5 (4.13%) SAP CO
6 5 (4.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (4.13%) SAP SRM
7 4 (3.31%) SAP EWM
8 2 (1.65%) SAP HUM
8 2 (1.65%) SAP MDG
8 2 (1.65%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.83%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.83%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.83%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) SAP HANA
2 11 (9.09%) SAP BW
3 9 (7.44%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (6.61%) Big Data
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.79%) Data Lake
6 4 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) JIRA
1 9 (7.44%) LSMW
2 2 (1.65%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.83%) eCATT
General
1 16 (13.22%) Manufacturing
2 13 (10.74%) Finance
3 9 (7.44%) Automotive
4 8 (6.61%) Retail
5 5 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.48%) German Language
7 2 (1.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.83%) French Language
8 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.83%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 66 (54.55%) Consultant
2 65 (53.72%) SAP Consultant
3 48 (39.67%) SAP MM Consultant
4 19 (15.70%) Analyst
5 18 (14.88%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) SAP Data Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Functional Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) Architect
8 8 (6.61%) SAP Architect
8 8 (6.61%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) SAP MM Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) SAP PP Consultant
9 7 (5.79%) SAP WM Consultant
10 6 (4.96%) SAP Manager
11 5 (4.13%) SAP CO Consultant
11 5 (4.13%) SAP FI Consultant
11 5 (4.13%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 5 (4.13%) SAP Project Manager
11 5 (4.13%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) IDoc
2 7 (5.79%) EDI
3 3 (2.48%) Middleware
3 3 (2.48%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.83%) SAP BC
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.83%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.13%) AS400
2 5 (4.13%) FMCG
3 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.48%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.65%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.65%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.66%) Procure-to-Pay
2 21 (17.36%) ERP
3 20 (16.53%) Migration
4 17 (14.05%) Data Migration
5 14 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.74%) Logistics
7 11 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (7.44%) Data Mapping
9 8 (6.61%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.79%) Analytics
10 7 (5.79%) Big Data Analytics
10 7 (5.79%) Data Analytics
10 7 (5.79%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (5.79%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 6 (4.96%) Order to Cash
12 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.13%) Project Management
12 5 (4.13%) Test Scripting
13 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) ABAP
2 9 (7.44%) SQL
3 6 (4.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.83%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (9.92%) Ariba
3 7 (5.79%) HP
4 5 (4.13%) Cloudera
4 5 (4.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.83%) OpenText
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) SEEBURGER