Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PM 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 Plant Maintenance (PM)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 822 801
Rank change year-on-year +6 -21 +9
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 63 66 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.063% 0.074%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.78% 0.76% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 38
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.78% -3.47%
10th Percentile £388 £347 £324
90th Percentile £763 £640 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -15.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
UK median hourly rate £15.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £65.00

SAP PM 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 PM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PM in the UK

SAP PM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PM in the UK

SAP PM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PM over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PM in the UK

SAP PM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PM in the UK

SAP PM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PM over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP PM in the UK

SAP PM
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PM 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 +28 59 £513 +13.89% 3
UK excluding London +45 41 £450 - 1
London -19 18 £563 +15.98% 2
South East +13 13 £420 -16.00%
North of England +68 12 £450 -20.00%
Yorkshire +24 10 £438 -22.18%
Midlands +5 9 £500 +11.11%
West Midlands +16 4 - -
Wales - 3 £425 -
East of England - 3 - - 1
North West +22 2 £575 -
East Midlands 0 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

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

1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (17.46%) Finance
3 10 (15.87%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (14.29%) Project Management
4 9 (14.29%) ERP
5 8 (12.70%) SAP MM
6 7 (11.11%) SAP FI
6 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 6 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (9.52%) SAP QM
8 5 (7.94%) SAP CO
8 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.94%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (7.94%) Maximo
8 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
8 5 (7.94%) SAP PP
8 5 (7.94%) SAP SD
8 5 (7.94%) German Language
8 5 (7.94%) Resource Management
8 5 (7.94%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (6.35%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.35%) SAP SCM
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.35%) Quality Management
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
10 3 (4.76%) PLM
10 3 (4.76%) Programme Management

SAP PM
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 2 (3.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) SAP MM
2 7 (11.11%) SAP FI
3 6 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (9.52%) SAP QM
4 5 (7.94%) Maximo
4 5 (7.94%) SAP CO
4 5 (7.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (7.94%) SAP PP
4 5 (7.94%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (7.94%) SAP SD
5 4 (6.35%) SAP SCM
6 3 (4.76%) SAP PS
7 2 (3.17%) SAP BPC
7 2 (3.17%) SAP MRS
7 2 (3.17%) SAP PLM
8 1 (1.59%) SAP APO
8 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.59%) SAP R/3
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Retail
8 1 (1.59%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MS Access
2 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) German Language
2 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Consultant
2 31 (49.21%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (38.10%) SAP PM Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) SAP Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) SAP Trainer
6 4 (6.35%) Trainer
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Delivery Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Finance Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Finance Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) SAP CS Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Financial Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) SAP Architect
8 2 (3.17%) SAP PM Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) BAPI
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.76%) FMCG
2 3 (4.76%) Robotics
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (14.29%) ERP
2 9 (14.29%) Project Management
3 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.94%) Resource Management
4 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Quality Management
5 4 (6.35%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.76%) Data Mapping
6 3 (4.76%) EAM
6 3 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.76%) PLM
6 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.76%) Project Governance
6 3 (4.76%) Robotic Process Automation
6 3 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) ABAP
2 2 (3.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.76%) Blue Prism
2 3 (4.76%) Kofax
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Syclo
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Ariba