Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 684 710 703
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 193 171 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.37% 1.97% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 91 76
UK median daily rate £500 £485 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £372
90th Percentile £675 £638 £706
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -9.36%
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 8157 8698 9348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.31% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4811 5185 5206
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 97 138
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £12.77 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.06 £99.00 £52.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year -3.92% +13.55% -12.70%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +35 183 £500 +2.56% 12
UK excluding London +63 121 £525 +12.00% 9
London -48 38 £500 - 3
Midlands +15 34 £510 +5.64% 3
South East +21 32 £388 -22.50% 1
North of England +65 21 £650 +30.00% 3
East of England -2 17 £526 +23.65% 2
North West +30 16 £650 +30.00% 3
East Midlands +8 15 £500 -6.59%
West Midlands +14 13 £525 +7.14% 3
South West +1 11 £590 -
Yorkshire - 5 £525 -
Scotland - 3 £450 -
Wales - 3 £525 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 193 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (20.73%) ERP
2 40 (20.73%) SAP SD
3 38 (19.69%) Migration
3 38 (19.69%) Data Migration
3 38 (19.69%) Procure-to-Pay
4 35 (18.13%) SAP FI
5 34 (17.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 34 (17.62%) SAP CO
6 32 (16.58%) Manufacturing
7 31 (16.06%) Logistics
8 25 (12.95%) Ariba
9 24 (12.44%) SAP BW
10 23 (11.92%) Finance
10 23 (11.92%) SAP Implementation
11 20 (10.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (9.33%) Integration Testing
13 17 (8.81%) SAP ERP
14 16 (8.29%) LSMW
14 16 (8.29%) SQL
15 15 (7.77%) Service Delivery
15 15 (7.77%) Retail
15 15 (7.77%) Data Cleansing
16 14 (7.25%) SAP S/4HANA
17 13 (6.74%) SAP Data Services
17 13 (6.74%) Validation
17 13 (6.74%) ITIL
18 12 (6.22%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (6.22%) SAP PP
18 12 (6.22%) Project Management

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 (3.63%) NetWeaver
2 6 (3.11%) CMS
2 6 (3.11%) Documentum
3 4 (2.07%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 40 (20.73%) SAP SD
2 35 (18.13%) SAP FI
3 34 (17.62%) SAP CO
3 34 (17.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (8.81%) SAP ERP
5 14 (7.25%) SAP S/4HANA
6 12 (6.22%) SAP FSCM
6 12 (6.22%) SAP PP
7 11 (5.70%) Maximo
7 11 (5.70%) SAP Retail
8 10 (5.18%) SAP SRM
9 9 (4.66%) SAP WM
10 8 (4.15%) SAP APO
10 8 (4.15%) SAP MDG
10 8 (4.15%) SAP PM
11 7 (3.63%) SAP QM
12 6 (3.11%) SAP CRM
12 6 (3.11%) SAP MDM
13 4 (2.07%) SAP LE
14 3 (1.55%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.44%) SAP BW
2 13 (6.74%) SAP Data Services
3 12 (6.22%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (4.66%) SAP HANA
5 7 (3.63%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (8.29%) LSMW
2 4 (2.07%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (16.58%) Manufacturing
2 23 (11.92%) Finance
3 15 (7.77%) Retail
4 10 (5.18%) Aerospace
4 10 (5.18%) Automotive
5 8 (4.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (3.63%) Billing
7 4 (2.07%) Legal
8 3 (1.55%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.04%) French Language
9 2 (1.04%) German Language
10 1 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (55.96%) Consultant
2 106 (54.92%) SAP Consultant
3 71 (36.79%) SAP MM Consultant
4 28 (14.51%) Analyst
5 22 (11.40%) SAP Analyst
6 16 (8.29%) SAP Manager
6 16 (8.29%) SAP SD Consultant
7 12 (6.22%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (5.70%) SAP Delivery Manager
9 10 (5.18%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 9 (4.66%) Functional Consultant
10 9 (4.66%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 9 (4.66%) Workstream Lead
11 8 (4.15%) Data Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) SAP Data Analyst
11 8 (4.15%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
11 8 (4.15%) SAP P2P Consultant
11 8 (4.15%) SAP PP Consultant
11 8 (4.15%) SAP Retail Consultant
11 8 (4.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.63%) SAP Smart Forms
2 6 (3.11%) SAP Basis
2 6 (3.11%) SAP PI
3 5 (2.59%) Middleware
4 3 (1.55%) IDoc
4 3 (1.55%) SAP ALE
4 3 (1.55%) Web Services
5 2 (1.04%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.52%) BAPI
6 1 (0.52%) EDI
6 1 (0.52%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.70%) Data Structures
2 9 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.11%) AS400
3 6 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.11%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.07%) FMCG
4 4 (2.07%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.55%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.73%) ERP
2 38 (19.69%) Data Migration
2 38 (19.69%) Migration
2 38 (19.69%) Procure-to-Pay
3 31 (16.06%) Logistics
4 23 (11.92%) SAP Implementation
5 20 (10.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (9.33%) Integration Testing
7 15 (7.77%) Data Cleansing
7 15 (7.77%) Service Delivery
8 13 (6.74%) ITIL
8 13 (6.74%) Validation
9 12 (6.22%) Data Mapping
9 12 (6.22%) Project Management
10 11 (5.70%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.18%) People Management
12 9 (4.66%) Data Conversion
12 9 (4.66%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.66%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (4.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.29%) SQL
2 11 (5.70%) ABAP
3 7 (3.63%) SAPscript
3 7 (3.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.66%) Degree
2 9 (4.66%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.07%) ACCA
3 4 (2.07%) CIMA
3 4 (2.07%) ISEB
3 4 (2.07%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.63%) GxP
2 7 (3.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.55%) SLA
4 2 (1.04%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 193 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (12.95%) Ariba
3 5 (2.59%) HP
4 3 (1.55%) OpenText
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.04%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.52%) Capita
6 1 (0.52%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.52%) Sage