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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Materials Management (MM)
UK
Rank 549 581 520
Rank change year-on-year +32 -61  
Contract jobs citing SAP MM 60 60 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.57% 1.41% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 50
Median daily rate £475 £421 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.75% -12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £379 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 - -

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 3830 4248 4653
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.56% 7.98% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2317 2559 2596
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 39
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP MM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP MM in the UK

SAP MM
Top 26 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 26 March 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 +43 53 £475 +12.42% 18
London +25 18 £475 -5.00% 6
South East +25 10 £425 +2.10% 1
East Midlands +6 6 £360 -
West Midlands +17 5 £550 - 1
West Sussex - 4 - -
North West +28 2 £538 +34.37% 5
Berkshire +23 2 £525 +27.27% 1
Surrey - 2 £425 -
Coventry - 2 £550 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 1
Manchester +15 1 - -
Nottingham +8 1 £360 -
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £360 -
City of London +3 1 - - 2
Slough - 1 £525 -
Derby - 1 £525 -
Basingstoke - 1 £379 -
Leicester - 1 £665 -
Merseyside - 1 £538 -
Derbyshire - 1 £525 -
Leicestershire - 1 £665 -
Hampshire - 1 £379 -
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
Midlands - 1 - -

SAP MM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 123 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (26.83%) SAP SD
3 26 (21.14%) Finance
4 24 (19.51%) Retail
5 22 (17.89%) Procure-to-Pay
6 21 (17.07%) Data Migration
6 21 (17.07%) Migration
6 21 (17.07%) SAP FI
7 17 (13.82%) SAP CO
8 15 (12.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 12 (9.76%) Logistics
9 12 (9.76%) ABAP
10 11 (8.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (8.13%) Manufacturing
12 9 (7.32%) SAP Retail
12 9 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.32%) SAP PP
12 9 (7.32%) SAP WM
12 9 (7.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (6.50%) SAP BW
13 8 (6.50%) Ariba
13 8 (6.50%) ERP
13 8 (6.50%) German Language
13 8 (6.50%) SAP PM
14 7 (5.69%) OpenText
14 7 (5.69%) SAP Implementation
15 6 (4.88%) SAP S/4HANA
15 6 (4.88%) French Language

SAP MM
Top Related 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 (0.81%) Confluence
1 1 (0.81%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
1 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (26.83%) SAP SD
2 21 (17.07%) SAP FI
3 17 (13.82%) SAP CO
4 15 (12.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (7.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 9 (7.32%) SAP PP
5 9 (7.32%) SAP Retail
5 9 (7.32%) SAP WM
6 8 (6.50%) SAP PM
7 6 (4.88%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (4.07%) SAP ERP
9 4 (3.25%) SAP MDG
9 4 (3.25%) SAP SRM
10 3 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (1.63%) SAP CS
11 2 (1.63%) SAP EWM
11 2 (1.63%) SAP HR
11 2 (1.63%) SAP QM
11 2 (1.63%) SAP SCM
12 1 (0.81%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.07%) SAP HANA
3 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) LSMW
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 26 (21.14%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (8.13%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.50%) German Language
6 6 (4.88%) French Language
7 5 (4.07%) Aerospace
7 5 (4.07%) Legal
8 4 (3.25%) Dutch Language
9 3 (2.44%) Czech Language
9 3 (2.44%) Danish Language
9 3 (2.44%) Norwegian Language
9 3 (2.44%) Swedish Language
10 2 (1.63%) Billing
11 1 (0.81%) Banking
11 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.81%) Publishing
11 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 81 (65.85%) Consultant
1 81 (65.85%) SAP Consultant
2 49 (39.84%) SAP MM Consultant
3 13 (10.57%) SAP SD Consultant
4 12 (9.76%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 8 (6.50%) Procurement Consultant
6 7 (5.69%) Analyst
6 7 (5.69%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) ABAP Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Developer
8 5 (4.07%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) SAP Trainer
8 5 (4.07%) Trainer
9 4 (3.25%) Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Junior
9 4 (3.25%) Junior SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) SAP Business Workflow
1 4 (3.25%) SAPUI5
2 3 (2.44%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.81%) EDI
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.44%) e-Learning
2 3 (2.44%) FMCG
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.81%) Life Science
4 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.89%) Procure-to-Pay
2 21 (17.07%) Data Migration
2 21 (17.07%) Migration
3 12 (9.76%) Logistics
4 9 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.50%) ERP
6 7 (5.69%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (3.25%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.25%) Business Process Analysis
7 4 (3.25%) Order to Cash
7 4 (3.25%) Validation
7 4 (3.25%) Workflow
8 3 (2.44%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.63%) Business Transformation
9 2 (1.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.63%) SAP Security
9 2 (1.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.76%) ABAP
2 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Certification
2 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (6.50%) Ariba
3 7 (5.69%) OpenText
4 2 (1.63%) HP
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.81%) Progress
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