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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 608 622
Rank change year-on-year +23 +14  
Contract jobs citing SAP PM 30 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.069% 0.037%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 0.84% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 3
Median daily rate £425 £420 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £308 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £480 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £510
% change year-on-year - -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £65.00

SAP PM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3940 4426 4848
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.41% 8.21% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2314 2709 2761
Median daily rate £475 £429 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.78% -2.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 51
Median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP PM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP PM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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
Top 29 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 29 £418 -1.18%
London +15 8 £400 +26.98%
South East +26 6 £455 -30.00%
Surrey +7 3 £410 -36.92%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £278 -
Huntingdon - 3 £278 -
East of England - 3 £278 -
North West +22 2 £563 +36.36%
West Midlands +20 2 £425 -5.55%
South West +14 2 £413 -1.78%
Berkshire - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £413 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £405 -
Liverpool - 2 £563 -
Wiltshire - 2 £413 -
Warwickshire - 2 £425 -
Merseyside - 2 £563 -
Midlands +10 1 - -
East Midlands -9 1 £380 -
Wales - 1 £525 - 1
South Wales - 1 £525 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £380 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Reading - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £380 -
Cardiff - 1 £525 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 14 (22.22%) ERP
3 11 (17.46%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Migration
4 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
5 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.11%) Finance
6 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 6 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (9.52%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (7.94%) SAP BPC
8 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.94%) PLM
8 5 (7.94%) SAP MM
9 4 (6.35%) ABAP
9 4 (6.35%) SAP PLM
10 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
10 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.76%) FMCG
10 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
10 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.76%) SAP PP
10 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (4.76%) SAP QM
10 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
11 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
11 2 (3.17%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (7.94%) SAP BPC
2 5 (7.94%) SAP MM
3 4 (6.35%) SAP PLM
4 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
4 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (4.76%) SAP PP
4 3 (4.76%) SAP QM
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (3.17%) SAP SCM
5 2 (3.17%) SAP SD
5 2 (3.17%) SAP SRM
6 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.59%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.59%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.59%) SAP MRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MS Access
2 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
1 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Consultant
1 21 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (30.16%) Analyst
2 19 (30.16%) SAP Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) SAP Manager
3 13 (20.63%) SAP PM Consultant
4 11 (17.46%) SAP PM Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 9 (14.29%) SAP Data Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Trainer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.76%) FMCG
3 2 (3.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) ERP
2 11 (17.46%) Project Management
3 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
3 10 (15.87%) Migration
4 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.94%) PLM
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.17%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
1 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.59%) PMP
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.17%) Ariba
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