Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 Quality Management (QM)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 864 837
Rank change year-on-year +2 -27 -39
Contract jobs citing SAP QM 25 27 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.026% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.31% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 8
UK median daily rate £510 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £422 £425 £371
90th Percentile £645 £615 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £525 £463
% change year-on-year -10.71% +13.51% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £59.58 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.66 - -

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 8154 8770 9321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.33% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 5231 5185
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 98 140
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +4.50%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.01 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.83 £90.60 £54.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +13.55% -12.70%

SAP QM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP QM over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP QM in the UK

SAP QM
Top 8 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 23 November 2017. 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 +14 23 £520 -0.95%
UK excluding London +35 11 £469 -10.71%
London -10 8 £520 +15.56%
Midlands +28 7 £463 -5.13%
South East +4 3 £550 +4.76%
West Midlands +33 2 £438 -7.89%
East Midlands - 1 £488 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP QM 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 QM.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (52.00%) Quality Management
3 7 (28.00%) SAP MM
3 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (24.00%) SAP SD
4 6 (24.00%) SAP PP
4 6 (24.00%) SAP PM
5 5 (20.00%) Logistics
6 4 (16.00%) Test Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
8 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
8 2 (8.00%) Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) SAP SCM
8 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) Change Control
8 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) SAP PS
8 2 (8.00%) SAP WM
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) PLM
8 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (8.00%) e-Learning
9 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SAP MM
2 6 (24.00%) SAP PM
2 6 (24.00%) SAP PP
2 6 (24.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (8.00%) SAP PS
3 2 (8.00%) SAP SCM
3 2 (8.00%) SAP WM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP APO
4 1 (4.00%) SAP EWM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP PLM
General
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Consultant
2 21 (84.00%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (68.00%) SAP QM Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Logistics Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP PM Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP PP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Trainer
5 2 (8.00%) Trainer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP PP Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP PS Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Quality Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Test Management
4 3 (12.00%) ERP
4 3 (12.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) PLM
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Conflict Management
6 1 (4.00%) Discrete Manufacturing
6 1 (4.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP