Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP MRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP MRS over the 6 months to 18 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 Multi Resource Scheduling (MRS)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 884 894
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -35
Contract jobs citing SAP MRS 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.062% 0.023% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
UK median daily rate £500 - £575
10th Percentile £450 - £550
90th Percentile £550 - £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £618
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP MRS 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 8087 8758 9467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.29% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5218 5284
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 141
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.85% -12.79%

SAP MRS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP MRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP MRS in the UK

SAP MRS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP MRS.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP MRS in the UK

SAP MRS
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP MRS within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
UK excluding London +36 3 £500 -
Wales - 3 £500 -
England +42 2 - -
London -6 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP MRS 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 MRS.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PM
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PS
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study

SAP MRS
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (40.00%) SAP PM
1 2 (40.00%) SAP PS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PM Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PM Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PM Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PS Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP