Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 887 867
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 0
Contract jobs citing SAP PLM 12 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.001% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.012% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
UK median daily rate £500 - £525
10th Percentile £460 - £470
90th Percentile £580 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £520
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 8088 8641 9419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.31% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4766 5151 5251
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
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 96 140
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.48% +12.73% -12.70%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PLM in the UK

SAP PLM
Top 7 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 20 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 +37 11 £550 - 1
UK excluding London - 8 £500 - 1
North of England - 6 £550 - 1
North West - 6 £550 -
London -13 4 - -
South East - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PLM 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 PLM.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) PLM
2 4 (33.33%) FMCG
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) SAP PM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP
5 1 (8.33%) Compliance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) SAP QM
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SCM
5 1 (8.33%) SAP EHS
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SD

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 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP PM
1 2 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP EHS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP QM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP SCM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP PM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) FMCG
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PLM
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Compliance Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP