Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP SCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SCM over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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 Supply Chain Management (SCM)
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 815 863
Rank change year-on-year -46 +48 -29
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 16 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.035% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.21% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 2
UK median daily rate £448 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.79% -2.56% -7.14%
10th Percentile £410 £344 £465
90th Percentile £496 £713 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £475 £488
% change year-on-year -11.58% -2.56% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP SCM 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 7,530 8,034 8,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.63% 8.36% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,527 4,860 4,890
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.23%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £278
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 145
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% -37.83% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.48 £5.70 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.87 £44.55 £67.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.56 £31.86
% change year-on-year +4.35% -32.31% +7.08%

SAP SCM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SCM in the UK

SAP SCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SCM in the UK

SAP SCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SCM in the UK

SAP SCM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SCM within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 -22 15 £448 -0.56% 3
UK excluding London +3 3 £420 -11.58% 2
South East -16 2 £420 -
London -50 2 £475 +15.15% 1
West Midlands +10 1 - - 2
Midlands +3 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SCM 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 SCM.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (43.75%) Supply Chain Management
3 5 (31.25%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (31.25%) Logistics
4 4 (25.00%) ABAP
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (18.75%) SAP PP
6 2 (12.50%) SAP MM
6 2 (12.50%) SAP APO
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) SAP PM
6 2 (12.50%) Maximo
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) German Language
6 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
7 1 (6.25%) SAP EHS
7 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) FMCG
7 1 (6.25%) User Experience
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.25%) SAPUI5
7 1 (6.25%) SAP EWM
7 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
7 1 (6.25%) Discrete Manufacturing
7 1 (6.25%) IDoc
7 1 (6.25%) Migration

SAP SCM
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 5 (31.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (18.75%) SAP PP
4 2 (12.50%) Maximo
4 2 (12.50%) SAP APO
4 2 (12.50%) SAP MM
4 2 (12.50%) SAP PM
5 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (6.25%) SAP EHS
5 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
5 1 (6.25%) SAP EWM
5 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PS
5 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
5 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
General
1 2 (12.50%) German Language
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Architect
4 3 (18.75%) SAP SCM Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Maximo Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Enterprise Architect
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Manager
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Project Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP EWM Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) IDoc
1 1 (6.25%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Supply Chain Management
2 5 (31.25%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Discrete Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Ariba