Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 790 842
Rank change year-on-year -63 +52 +13
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 37 72 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.073% 0.064%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.58% 0.90% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 33
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.47% +0.06% -5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £371 £324
90th Percentile £612 £626 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £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 6,399 7,977 8,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.28% 8.08% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,732 4,693 5,206
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £295
90th Percentile £660 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 107 99
UK median hourly rate £24.75 £27.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £60.88 £57.50 £72.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -16.00% -23.08% +44.44%

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 22 September 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 12 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 22 September 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 -47 32 £445 +4.71% 9
UK excluding London -52 28 £450 +5.88% 7
South East -11 12 £533 +26.85%
North of England -20 11 £435 -19.07% 2
Yorkshire -16 7 £400 -5.99%
London -40 5 £415 -17.00% 3
North West -17 4 £450 -21.74% 2
Scotland -18 2 - - 1
East Midlands +9 1 £350 -7.89%
South West -10 1 £200 -51.52% 1
East of England -11 1 £600 +116.22%
Midlands -26 1 £350 -17.65% 3

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) SAP MM
4 7 (18.92%) ABAP
4 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) SAP HANA
5 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (13.51%) SAP BW
5 5 (13.51%) NetWeaver
5 5 (13.51%) SAP PP
6 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (10.81%) User Experience
7 3 (8.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (8.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (8.11%) e-Learning
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.41%) SAP FI
8 2 (5.41%) SAP WM
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) CRM
8 2 (5.41%) J2EE
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (5.41%) HTML
8 2 (5.41%) Java
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) CSS

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 5 (13.51%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (21.62%) SAP MM
2 5 (13.51%) SAP PP
3 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (8.11%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (5.41%) SAP FI
4 2 (5.41%) SAP WM
5 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.70%) SAP HR
5 1 (2.70%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (13.51%) SAP BW
1 5 (13.51%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Consultant
2 13 (35.14%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) SAP Developer
4 7 (18.92%) SAP PM Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) ABAP Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) SAP Support
6 4 (10.81%) SAP PM Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Manager
7 3 (8.11%) SAP MM Trainer
7 3 (8.11%) SAP PP Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Trainer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Trainer
7 3 (8.11%) Training Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Functional Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (5.41%) CSS
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) HTML5
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
1 2 (5.41%) jQuery
1 2 (5.41%) JSON
1 2 (5.41%) OpenUI5
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (5.41%) SAPUI5
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) EDI
2 1 (2.70%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
2 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.11%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.41%) CRM
3 2 (5.41%) MVC
3 2 (5.41%) Project Management
3 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Cutover Planning
4 1 (2.70%) EAM
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.70%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) ABAP
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft