The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 24 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 (PP)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 590 597
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7  
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 28 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.72% 1.21% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 15
Median daily rate £525 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -12.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £451 £500
% change year-on-year +16.53% -9.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PP 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 3909 4449 4841
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.27% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2299 2730 2775
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
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 61 54 50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Top 25 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +29 24 £525 +16.66% 6
South East - 6 £525 - 1
London +13 4 £525 +38.15%
North West +18 3 £525 +10.52% 3
Yorkshire +20 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Newport - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £450 -
Wales - 2 - -
Scotland +45 1 £450 -10.00% 1
West Midlands +23 1 £375 -
Manchester +11 1 £600 +26.31% 1
North Yorkshire +8 1 - -
East Midlands -9 1 £475 -
South West - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £475 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £525 -
Derby - 1 £475 -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £525 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP 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.

1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 12 (21.05%) FMCG
4 11 (19.30%) SAP MM
5 10 (17.54%) SAP VC
6 9 (15.79%) ERP
6 9 (15.79%) SAP PP-PI
7 8 (14.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (14.04%) Migration
7 8 (14.04%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) SAP QM
9 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 6 (10.53%) Coaching
10 5 (8.77%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (8.77%) SAP APO
10 5 (8.77%) Logistics
11 4 (7.02%) SAP PM
11 4 (7.02%) PLM
11 4 (7.02%) SAP PLM
12 3 (5.26%) SAP SCM
12 3 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
12 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
12 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
13 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (3.51%) Validation
13 2 (3.51%) e-Learning

SAP PP
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 (1.75%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) SAP MM
2 10 (17.54%) SAP VC
3 9 (15.79%) SAP PP-PI
4 7 (12.28%) SAP QM
5 5 (8.77%) SAP APO
5 5 (8.77%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (7.02%) SAP PLM
6 4 (7.02%) SAP PM
7 3 (5.26%) SAP SCM
8 2 (3.51%) SAP FI
8 2 (3.51%) SAP SD
9 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
9 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
9 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (1.75%) SAP Retail
9 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
General
1 19 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) French Language
3 2 (3.51%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Consultant
1 38 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 34 (59.65%) SAP PP Consultant
3 8 (14.04%) SAP PI Consultant
4 7 (12.28%) SAP MM Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) SAP PP Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Planning Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Process Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Production Manager
8 3 (5.26%) SAP Manager
8 3 (5.26%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Training Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) SAP MM Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) SAP PP Trainer
9 2 (3.51%) SAP Trainer
9 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) EDI
1 1 (1.75%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) FMCG
2 2 (3.51%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ERP
2 8 (14.04%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (14.04%) Migration
3 6 (10.53%) Coaching
3 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 5 (8.77%) Logistics
5 4 (7.02%) PLM
6 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Validation
8 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) ABAP
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.51%) Pegasus
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