Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 886 875 891
Rank change year-on-year -11 +16 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP PLM 12 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.13% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
UK median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £540 £500 -
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -
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 6,472 8,368 8,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.12% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,777 4,947 5,245
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £295
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 88 95
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £27.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.09% -12.10% +10.71%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.43 £10.23
90th Percentile £64.75 £52.60 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -25.81% +18.23%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +9 11 £475 -13.64% 3
London -4 5 £390 - 1
UK excluding London -22 5 £540 +8.00% 2
North of England -11 3 £540 -1.82% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £540 -
South East -6 1 £575 -

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) PLM
2 4 (33.33%) Windchill
2 4 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (8.33%) BPR
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
5 1 (8.33%) SAP QM

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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Windchill
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP QM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP PLM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Training Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PLM
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) BPR
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP