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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 594 558
Rank change year-on-year +59 -36  
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 67 49 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 1.10% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 31
Median daily rate £488 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £372 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +23.52% -15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP MM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3954 4443 4854
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.26% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2328 2721 2763
Median daily rate £475 £433 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% -1.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 51
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP MM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP MM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Top 29 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 62 £500 +17.64% 14
London +19 26 £475 +18.75% 5
South East +17 14 £600 +33.33%
Berkshire +23 5 £600 -
Hampshire - 5 £600 -
East Midlands -3 4 £475 -2.56% 1
West Midlands +16 3 £450 - 1
Surrey +10 3 £469 +10.29%
South West +1 3 £585 +39.28%
North West +24 2 £450 - 4
Derbyshire -12 2 £550 +29.41%
Cheshire - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire - 2 £585 -
Reading - 2 £625 -
Portsmouth - 2 £600 -
Swindon - 2 £585 -
Glasgow - 2 £450 -
Scotland - 2 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £400 -
Leicester - 1 £400 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £550 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £525 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (26.56%) SAP SD
3 25 (19.53%) Retail
4 24 (18.75%) Procure-to-Pay
5 21 (16.41%) Data Migration
5 21 (16.41%) Finance
5 21 (16.41%) Migration
6 17 (13.28%) Logistics
7 15 (11.72%) ERP
8 13 (10.16%) SAP FI
8 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (10.16%) SAP Retail
9 12 (9.38%) SAP ERP
9 12 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (8.59%) SAP PP
10 11 (8.59%) SAP WM
10 11 (8.59%) Ariba
10 11 (8.59%) LSMW
10 11 (8.59%) SAP HANA
11 10 (7.81%) CRM
11 10 (7.81%) Manufacturing
11 10 (7.81%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (7.03%) SAP CO
12 9 (7.03%) SAP PI
12 9 (7.03%) SAP Implementation
13 8 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
13 8 (6.25%) Workflow
13 8 (6.25%) SAP Basis
13 8 (6.25%) SAP CRM
14 7 (5.47%) SAP FI/CO

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 (0.78%) CMS
1 1 (0.78%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 34 (26.56%) SAP SD
2 13 (10.16%) SAP FI
2 13 (10.16%) SAP Retail
3 12 (9.38%) SAP ERP
4 11 (8.59%) SAP PP
4 11 (8.59%) SAP WM
5 9 (7.03%) SAP CO
6 8 (6.25%) SAP CRM
7 7 (5.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 7 (5.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (5.47%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (4.69%) SAP FI-AP
8 6 (4.69%) SAP PM
8 6 (4.69%) SAP SRM
9 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (2.34%) SAP QM
9 3 (2.34%) SAP VC
10 2 (1.56%) SAP MDM
10 2 (1.56%) SAP SCM
11 1 (0.78%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) SAP HANA
2 8 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (3.13%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) LSMW
General
1 25 (19.53%) Retail
2 21 (16.41%) Finance
3 12 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (7.81%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.69%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.69%) German Language
6 5 (3.91%) Legal
7 3 (2.34%) Czech Language
7 3 (2.34%) Danish Language
7 3 (2.34%) Dutch Language
7 3 (2.34%) Norwegian Language
7 3 (2.34%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.56%) Billing
8 2 (1.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 87 (67.97%) Consultant
1 87 (67.97%) SAP Consultant
2 42 (32.81%) SAP MM Consultant
3 12 (9.38%) SAP SD Consultant
4 9 (7.03%) Analyst
4 9 (7.03%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (7.03%) SAP Analyst
4 9 (7.03%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 9 (7.03%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 8 (6.25%) Procurement Consultant
5 8 (6.25%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 6 (4.69%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
7 5 (3.91%) Developer
7 5 (3.91%) SAP PP Consultant
8 4 (3.13%) SAP MM Analyst
8 4 (3.13%) SAP WM Consultant
9 3 (2.34%) ABAP Developer
9 3 (2.34%) SAP Developer
9 3 (2.34%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (2.34%) SAP P2P Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) SAP PI
2 8 (6.25%) SAP Basis
3 6 (4.69%) IDoc
4 5 (3.91%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (0.78%) EDI
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.91%) FMCG
2 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Procure-to-Pay
2 21 (16.41%) Data Migration
2 21 (16.41%) Migration
3 17 (13.28%) Logistics
4 15 (11.72%) ERP
5 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (7.81%) CRM
6 10 (7.81%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (7.03%) SAP Implementation
8 8 (6.25%) Workflow
9 7 (5.47%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.13%) Order to Cash
12 3 (2.34%) Business Analysis
12 3 (2.34%) Change Management
12 3 (2.34%) Integration Testing
12 3 (2.34%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.34%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 2 (1.56%) Quality Management
13 2 (1.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (0.78%) Degree
1 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
1 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (8.59%) Ariba
3 4 (3.13%) OpenText
4 2 (1.56%) HP
4 2 (1.56%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.78%) Progress
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
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