Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 773 867 797
Rank change year-on-year +94 -70 +46
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 34 38 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.037% 0.076%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.56% 0.59% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 32
UK median daily rate £525 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +1.41% +4.41%
10th Percentile £392 £371 £376
90th Percentile £685 £612 £716
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
UK median hourly rate £72.50 - £15.00
10th Percentile £66.25 - £14.25
90th Percentile £78.75 - £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 - £15.00

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 6,036 6,478 8,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.09% 6.28% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,612 3,802 4,849
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 82 91
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £24.25 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.18% -14.91% +14.00%
10th Percentile £11.76 £11.67 £13.00
90th Percentile £68.13 £61.13 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £31.33
% change year-on-year +60.92% -30.57% +1.05%

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 17 October 2019.

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
Top 14 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 17 October 2019. 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 +81 28 £525 +16.67% 2
UK excluding London +72 26 £525 +16.67% 1
North of England +39 13 £600 +42.86%
Yorkshire +32 6 £600 +55.34%
North West +32 6 £525 +19.32%
London +72 5 £505 +21.69% 1
Midlands +51 5 £500 +42.86%
South East +21 3 £575 +7.93% 1
Wales - 3 £365 -
West Midlands - 3 £500 -
East Midlands +37 2 - -
Scotland +26 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PM 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 PM.

1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) SAP PP
3 9 (26.47%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 8 (23.53%) Logistics
5 5 (14.71%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) SAP MM
5 5 (14.71%) Ariba
5 5 (14.71%) SAP SD
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) e-Learning
6 4 (11.76%) PLM
6 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) French Language
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) SAP QM
7 3 (8.82%) Italian Language
7 3 (8.82%) Finance
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
8 2 (5.88%) SAP FI
8 2 (5.88%) EAM
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) EDI
8 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
8 2 (5.88%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) SAP CO
8 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.88%) Teamcenter

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 1 (2.94%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP PP
2 9 (26.47%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (14.71%) SAP MM
3 5 (14.71%) SAP SD
4 3 (8.82%) SAP QM
5 2 (5.88%) SAP CO
5 2 (5.88%) SAP FI
5 2 (5.88%) Teamcenter
6 1 (2.94%) SAP ECC
6 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.94%) SAP GRC
6 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
6 1 (2.94%) SAP MDM
6 1 (2.94%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) French Language
2 3 (8.82%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.88%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Consultant
1 13 (38.24%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) SAP PM Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) SAP Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SAP PP Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Programme Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Logistics Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (5.88%) SAP PM Trainer
6 2 (5.88%) SAP QM Trainer
6 2 (5.88%) SAP Trainer
6 2 (5.88%) Trainer
6 2 (5.88%) Training Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Junior SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) EDI
1 2 (5.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Logistics
2 5 (14.71%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 4 (11.76%) PLM
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) ERP
4 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) EAM
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Order to Cash
5 2 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.88%) Record to Report
5 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Ariba
3 2 (5.88%) Concur
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle