Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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 Supply Chain Management (SCM)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 867 849
Rank change year-on-year +45 -18 -34
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 22 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.032% 0.045%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.29% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
UK median daily rate £450 £550 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +7.84% -2.39%
10th Percentile £410 £271 £438
90th Percentile £706 £800 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £483 £510
% change year-on-year -9.33% -5.39% -11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP SCM 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 7680 8666 9394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.06% 7.89% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4429 5128 5171
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £645 £600 £617
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 99 89
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £30.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +11.82% -14.83%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.33 £75.06 £65.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £26.22
% change year-on-year +4.62% +23.95% -19.32%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SCM over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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 SCM within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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 +37 20 £450 -18.18% 4
UK excluding London +65 13 £438 -9.33% 1
South East +51 9 £450 -18.18%
London +12 4 £473 -25.88% 1
Scotland - 2 £450 -
North of England +59 1 £425 - 1
Midlands +33 1 £400 -17.10%
Yorkshire +32 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (54.55%) Supply Chain Management
3 7 (31.82%) Logistics
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) SAP PM
5 5 (22.73%) SAP SD
5 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) FMCG
6 4 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (18.18%) SAP APO
6 4 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (18.18%) SAP PP
7 3 (13.64%) SAP CO
7 3 (13.64%) e-Learning
7 3 (13.64%) SAP QM
7 3 (13.64%) ERP
7 3 (13.64%) SAP MM
7 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
7 3 (13.64%) PLM
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
8 2 (9.09%) SAP PLM
8 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
9 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared

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 (22.73%) SAP PM
1 5 (22.73%) SAP SD
2 4 (18.18%) SAP APO
2 4 (18.18%) SAP PP
3 3 (13.64%) SAP CO
3 3 (13.64%) SAP MM
3 3 (13.64%) SAP QM
4 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
4 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (9.09%) SAP PLM
5 1 (4.55%) Maximo
5 1 (4.55%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (4.55%) SAP CAR
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Retail
5 1 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (4.55%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) SAP Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Engagement Manager
4 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 4 (18.18%) SAP Engagement Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Supply Chain Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SAP SCM Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Training Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAP MM Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SAP MM Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SAP PP Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SAP PP Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SAP WM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Core Interface
1 1 (4.55%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) FMCG
2 3 (13.64%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Supply Chain Management
2 7 (31.82%) Logistics
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) PLM
6 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.55%) Contract Management
8 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
8 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.55%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Ariba
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle