Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP QM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP QM over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 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 Quality Management (QM)
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 520 774 887
Rank change year-on-year +254 +113 -26
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 2 43 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.051% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.087% 0.71% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 32 6
Median daily rate - £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% -4.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP QM 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 2,296 6,054 6,377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.04% 7.16% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,339 3,628 3,726
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £651 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 87 80
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +24.00% -
10th Percentile £21.70 £12.87 £11.62
90th Percentile £62.03 £63.75 £60.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -2.17%

SAP QM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP QM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP QM.

Daily rate trend for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP QM.

Hourly rate trend for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP QM within the UK over the 6 months to 28 October 2020. 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 +244 2 - - 1
UK excluding London +219 1 - -
Midlands +67 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP QM 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 QM.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

SAP QM
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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP QM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP