The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PP-PI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP-PI 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 Production Planning Process Industries (PP-PI)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 614 - 641
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP PP-PI 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.025% - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PP-PI 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 PP-PI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP-PI in the UK

SAP PP-PI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP PP-PI.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PP-PI in the UK

SAP PP-PI
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP-PI 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 - 1 £525 -
South East - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP-PI 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 PP-PI.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
1 9 (100.00%) SAP PP
2 6 (66.67%) FMCG
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) ABAP
6 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project

SAP PP-PI
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:

Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) SAP PP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) SAP PI Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) SAP PP Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Process Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PI Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PP Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PP Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PP Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP