Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP SRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SRM over the 6 months to 23 October 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 Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 834 808
Rank change year-on-year -3 -26 -85
Contract jobs citing SAP SRM 45 51 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.048% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.56% 0.59% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 56
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% -7.37%
10th Percentile £363 £284 £350
90th Percentile £550 £575 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £415
% change year-on-year -14.95% +20.48% -5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP SRM 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 8060 8610 9304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.05% 8.17% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 5130 5202
UK median daily rate £460 £440 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.32% +2.18%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 131
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -20.63%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.70 £93.00 £50.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year +9.74% +8.96% -28.68%

SAP SRM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SRM in the UK

SAP SRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SRM in the UK

SAP SRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SRM in the UK

SAP SRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SRM in the UK

SAP SRM
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SRM within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +10 42 £450 -10.00% 2
UK excluding London +47 30 £425 -14.95%
North of England - 13 £425 -
North West - 13 £425 -
London -9 11 £500 +7.53% 2
South West - 6 £375 -
South East +5 5 £500 -
Wales - 3 £588 -
East of England - 3 £463 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SRM 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 SRM.

1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (35.56%) SAP BW
3 13 (28.89%) SAP ERP
3 13 (28.89%) ERP
4 12 (26.67%) SAP FI
4 12 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 12 (26.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (26.67%) SAP CO
5 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) Ariba
5 11 (24.44%) SAP FI-AP
5 11 (24.44%) Procure-to-Pay
6 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (22.22%) NetWeaver
7 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (15.56%) SAP MM
8 6 (13.33%) Electronics
8 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 6 (13.33%) Marketing
8 6 (13.33%) Finance
8 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 6 (13.33%) SAP Basis
8 6 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (11.11%) FMCG
9 5 (11.11%) Legal
9 5 (11.11%) Banking
9 5 (11.11%) Workflow
9 5 (11.11%) Java
9 5 (11.11%) ABAP

SAP SRM
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 10 (22.22%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) SAP ERP
2 12 (26.67%) SAP CO
2 12 (26.67%) SAP FI
2 12 (26.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (24.44%) SAP FI-AP
4 7 (15.56%) SAP MM
5 4 (8.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (6.67%) SAP MDM
7 1 (2.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (2.22%) SAP BPC
7 1 (2.22%) SAP PM
7 1 (2.22%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SAP BW
2 4 (8.89%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.33%) Electronics
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Consultant
1 18 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 16 (35.56%) SAP Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) SAP FI Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) SAP Financial Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Procurement Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Procurement Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) SAP Basis Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP CO Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP FI Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP MM Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Trainer
7 2 (4.44%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) SAP Basis
2 4 (8.89%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (8.89%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) FMCG
3 3 (6.67%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) Life Science
4 2 (4.44%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ERP
2 11 (24.44%) Procure-to-Pay
2 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 6 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (11.11%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Contract Management
6 4 (8.89%) Indirect Procurement
6 4 (8.89%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma
6 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow Management
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.44%) Source to Pay
9 1 (2.22%) Release Management
9 1 (2.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) ABAP
1 5 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) BeanShell
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (24.44%) Ariba
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) OpenText
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) VMware