Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP SM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SM over the 6 months to 23 June 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 Service Management (SM)
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 865 - 878
Rank change year-on-year - +878 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP SM 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% - 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.075% - 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
UK median daily rate £600 - £525
10th Percentile £575 - £450
90th Percentile £625 - £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £5.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £5.00

SAP SM 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 6,664 7,401 8,339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.65% 8.08% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,884 4,266 4,951
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 107 99
UK median hourly rate £26.75 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.15% +21.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £10.96 £14.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £58.80 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.27% +16.67% +33.33%

SAP SM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SM in the UK

SAP SM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SM in the UK

SAP SM
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SM within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 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 - 4 £600 -
UK excluding London - 3 £600 -
North of England - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £600 -
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £600 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SM 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 SM.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) SAP CS
4 2 (40.00%) SAP PM
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
5 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (20.00%) PLM
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (20.00%) SAP CO

SAP SM
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 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP CS
2 2 (40.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CS Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP