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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 636 597
Rank change year-on-year +52 -39  
Contract jobs citing SAP SCM 11 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.034% 0.054%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £488 £403 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.11% -20.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £266 £481
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £686 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £403 -
% change year-on-year +21.11% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 3906 4408 4670
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.41% 7.89% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2296 2703 2592
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 44 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.40 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £49.80 £60.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year +66.02% -28.90%  

SAP SCM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 11 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 3 months to 27 April 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 +26 10 £488 +25.00% 11
South East +18 5 £488 +46.06% 2
Hampshire - 3 - -
Southampton - 3 - -
Yorkshire +25 1 £425 -
Surrey +3 1 - - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -17 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £488 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (35.29%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) FMCG
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) SAP APO
6 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.76%) SAP PP
7 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 2 (11.76%) SAP Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) SAP PM
8 1 (5.88%) SAP QM
8 1 (5.88%) Data Management
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.88%) QA
8 1 (5.88%) SAP PLM
8 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
8 1 (5.88%) SAP LE
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
8 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP APO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP PP
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Retail
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP LE
3 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP PLM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP PM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP QM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.88%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
1 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Engagement Manager
2 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Engagement Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Master Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP WM Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP WM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) EDI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Supply Chain Management
2 6 (35.29%) Logistics
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) PLM
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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Lawrence Harvey
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