Period
to 15 February 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 15 February 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 820 822 814
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 43 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.054% 0.060%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.67% 0.72% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 35
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +22.50%
10th Percentile £412 £408 £263
90th Percentile £694 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 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 6,423 7,637 8,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.48% 7.53% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,745 4,556 4,956
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £304
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 80 82
UK median hourly rate £35.75 £27.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.19% +18.48% -36.11%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.21 £9.80
90th Percentile £67.25 £50.38 £63.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £22.75
% change year-on-year +66.32% +4.40% -36.81%

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 15 February 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 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 15 February 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 -7 35 £481 +1.32% 3
UK excluding London -25 26 £519 +6.41% 2
London 0 11 £475 - 2
North of England -17 11 £500 +11.11%
Yorkshire -16 7 £650 +44.44%
South East +3 5 £481 -
Scotland -1 4 £525 -12.50% 1
North West -8 4 £430 -21.82%
East of England +22 3 £550 -
Midlands +1 2 £450 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +5 1 £450 -
Wales -7 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (23.26%) SAP MM
3 8 (18.60%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (16.28%) Migration
4 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.95%) SAP CO
5 6 (13.95%) SAP FI
6 5 (11.63%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.30%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) LSMW
7 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
7 4 (9.30%) Finance
8 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.98%) ABAP
8 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.98%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (4.65%) Defect Management
9 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (4.65%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Croatian Language
9 2 (4.65%) SAP QM
9 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.65%) Serbian Language

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 (4.65%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) SAP MM
2 8 (18.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (13.95%) SAP CO
3 6 (13.95%) SAP FI
4 5 (11.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (9.30%) SAP SD
6 2 (4.65%) SAP PP
6 2 (4.65%) SAP QM
7 1 (2.33%) SAP BPC
7 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
7 1 (2.33%) SAP CS
7 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
7 1 (2.33%) SAP FI-AA
7 1 (2.33%) SAP MRS
7 1 (2.33%) SAP PS
7 1 (2.33%) SAP R/3
7 1 (2.33%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
1 2 (4.65%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) LSMW
2 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Croatian Language
3 2 (4.65%) Serbian Language
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Consultant
2 26 (60.47%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (41.86%) SAP PM Consultant
4 8 (18.60%) Functional Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) SAP Manager
7 5 (11.63%) SAP MM Consultant
8 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
8 4 (9.30%) SAP Project Manager
9 3 (6.98%) Data Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) Developer
9 3 (6.98%) SAP Data Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) SAP Developer
9 3 (6.98%) SAP Support
9 3 (6.98%) SAP Support Consultant
9 3 (6.98%) Support Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) Data Migration Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) SAP Migration Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) SAP MM Support
10 2 (4.65%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) HTML5
2 1 (2.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
2 1 (2.33%) JSON
2 1 (2.33%) OpenUI5
2 1 (2.33%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) SAPUI5
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Data Migration
1 7 (16.28%) Migration
2 5 (11.63%) Project Management
2 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
3 4 (9.30%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.65%) ERP
5 2 (4.65%) ETL
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.65%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (2.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) ABAP
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) CIPD
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.65%) Ariba
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Concur
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Informatica