Period
to 20 July 2018

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 July 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 Plant Maintenance (PM)
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 786 858
Rank change year-on-year -64 +72 -34
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 51 65 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.068% 0.052%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.75% 0.84% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 25
UK median daily rate £415 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.48% +4.41% -15.00%
10th Percentile £338 £376 £316
90th Percentile £518 £631 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,773 7,744 8,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.13% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,951 4,470 5,154
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 114 97
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +17.27% +7.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.39
90th Percentile £50.25 £59.40 £81.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.27% +16.67% +25.00%

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 July 2018.

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 20 July 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 -44 42 £415 -5.14% 8
UK excluding London -35 33 £450 +5.88% 4
London -58 14 £415 -9.04% 2
North of England -11 13 £450 -18.18% 2
Yorkshire -16 7 £400 - 1
South East -25 7 £483 +6.10%
North West -9 6 £475 -13.64% 1
Wales -8 4 £450 -2.70% 1
East of England +2 3 £600 +116.22%
Scotland -42 3 - -
Midlands -16 2 £350 -17.65% 1
South West +3 1 £200 -52.94%
East Midlands +3 1 £350 -7.89%
West Midlands -27 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (21.57%) Asset Management
3 9 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
3 9 (17.65%) SAP MM
4 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (13.73%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 6 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) SAP PP
6 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (9.80%) SAP HANA
7 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (7.84%) User Experience
7 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) Back Office
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) e-Learning
7 4 (7.84%) EDI
7 4 (7.84%) ERP
7 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 4 (7.84%) Java
7 4 (7.84%) IDoc

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 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) SAP MM
2 6 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (9.80%) SAP PP
4 3 (5.88%) SAP SRM
5 2 (3.92%) SAP CS
5 2 (3.92%) SAP FI
5 2 (3.92%) SAP HR
5 2 (3.92%) SAP SM
5 2 (3.92%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.96%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (1.96%) SAP QM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.96%) DTS
2 1 (1.96%) Power BI
2 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.96%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.84%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Consultant
1 14 (27.45%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) SAP Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) SAP PM Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) SAP PM Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) SAP Manager
4 6 (11.76%) SAP Trainer
4 6 (11.76%) Trainer
5 5 (9.80%) Functional Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Architect
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SAP MM Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Support
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.84%) SAP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) SAP PM Trainer
6 4 (7.84%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (7.84%) EDI
2 4 (7.84%) IDoc
3 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (5.88%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) HTML5
3 3 (5.88%) J2EE
3 3 (5.88%) jQuery
3 3 (5.88%) JSON
3 3 (5.88%) OpenUI5
3 3 (5.88%) REST
3 3 (5.88%) SAPUI5
3 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.84%) e-Learning
1 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (7.84%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Asset Management
2 9 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
3 7 (13.73%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.84%) CRM
6 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.84%) ERP
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.88%) MVC
7 3 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (5.88%) Record to Report
7 3 (5.88%) Source to Pay
8 2 (3.92%) EAM
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Java
2 3 (5.88%) ABAP
2 3 (5.88%) C
2 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle