Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PLM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PLM over the 6 months to 23 February 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 Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 845 875
Rank change year-on-year +1 +30 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP PLM 27 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 0.061% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
UK median daily rate £650 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PLM 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 7,517 8,157 8,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.41% 8.50% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,466 4,930 4,970
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 83 123
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -23.61% +27.25%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.02 £14.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £63.60 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £28.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -10.62% -21.53% +50.00%

SAP PLM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PLM in the UK

SAP PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PLM in the UK

SAP PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PLM over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PLM in the UK

SAP PLM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PLM within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 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 +1 27 £650 - 2
UK excluding London +14 21 £650 - 2
North of England +51 20 £650 -
North West +26 20 £650 -
London -38 4 - -
South East -4 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PLM 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 PLM.

1 27 (100.00%) SAP
1 27 (100.00%) PLM
2 10 (37.04%) FMCG
3 6 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Document Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.11%) ABAP
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (7.41%) Remedy
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 2 (7.41%) SAP EHS
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
7 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
7 2 (7.41%) IDoc
8 1 (3.70%) Compliance Management
8 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) QA
8 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
8 1 (3.70%) SAP QM
8 1 (3.70%) Asset Management

SAP PLM
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 (3.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (7.41%) SAP EHS
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP QM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Consultant
1 15 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (48.15%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) SAP Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Management Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA Architect
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) IDoc
2 1 (3.70%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) FMCG
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) PLM
2 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Document Management
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 3 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) CAD
5 1 (3.70%) Compliance Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com