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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 565 570
Rank change year-on-year -29 +5  
Contract jobs citing SAP SRM 14 74 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 1.72% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 45
Median daily rate £413 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £309 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £380 £440
% change year-on-year +38.15% -13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP SRM 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 3837 4298 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.51% 8.02% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 2589 2634
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 40
Median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.34% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

SAP SRM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP SRM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP SRM in the UK

SAP SRM
Top 12 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 3 months to 28 March 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 -25 13 £413 - 6
London +10 9 £407 -14.42%
West Midlands +12 2 £488 +62.50%
North West +15 1 - - 2
Manchester +1 1 - -
South West -6 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 £525 -
Cardiff - 1 £525 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 £525 -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
Solihull - 1 £550 -

SAP SRM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (51.85%) Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (33.33%) SAP CO
3 9 (33.33%) OpenText
3 9 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 9 (33.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (18.52%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (18.52%) Ariba
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
5 4 (14.81%) NetWeaver
5 4 (14.81%) Legal
5 4 (14.81%) SAP Basis
6 3 (11.11%) Finance
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.41%) SAP MM
7 2 (7.41%) e-Learning
7 2 (7.41%) Retail
7 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (7.41%) SAP FI-AP
7 2 (7.41%) Planview
7 2 (7.41%) Concur
7 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
7 2 (7.41%) Source to Pay
8 1 (3.70%) PMO
8 1 (3.70%) Spend Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (14.81%) NetWeaver
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 9 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 9 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 9 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (7.41%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (7.41%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.70%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) SAP Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) SAP P2P Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Process Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) P2P Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Architect
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP SRM Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Animation
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (18.52%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
4 2 (7.41%) Source to Pay
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.70%) Metadata Management
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.70%) Spend Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Use Case
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (33.33%) OpenText
3 5 (18.52%) Ariba
4 2 (7.41%) Concur
4 2 (7.41%) Planview
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat