The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP WM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP WM over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Warehouse Management (WM)
UK
Rank 564 615 551
Rank change year-on-year +51 -64  
Contract jobs citing SAP WM 29 29 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.055% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.75% 0.68% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 44
Median daily rate £425 £408 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -13.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £363 £463
% change year-on-year +23.44% -21.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £77.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £77.50 - -

SAP WM 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 3884 4247 4635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2557 2578
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
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 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP WM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP WM in the UK

SAP WM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP WM in the UK

SAP WM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP WM over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP WM in the UK

SAP WM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP WM in the UK

SAP WM
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP WM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +34 27 £400 -1.84% 7
South East - 6 £325 -
Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 1
West Sussex - 4 - -
London +27 3 £400 -4.76% 3
North East - 2 - -
North West - 2 £650 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
East Midlands -8 1 £300 +1.69%
Oxford - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £650 -
Middlesex - 1 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
South Coast - 1 - -

SAP WM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP WM 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 WM.

1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (20.41%) Logistics
3 9 (18.37%) SAP MM
4 7 (14.29%) ABAP
5 6 (12.24%) WFM
6 5 (10.20%) Syclo
6 5 (10.20%) SAP EWM
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (10.20%) Use Case
6 5 (10.20%) Java
7 4 (8.16%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
7 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
7 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.16%) Test Management
8 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (6.12%) SAP SD
8 3 (6.12%) SAP PP
9 2 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.08%) Retail
9 2 (4.08%) Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
9 2 (4.08%) SAP PP-PI
9 2 (4.08%) French Language
9 2 (4.08%) German Language
10 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
10 1 (2.04%) QA
10 1 (2.04%) SAP LE

SAP WM
Top Related 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 9 (18.37%) SAP MM
2 5 (10.20%) SAP EWM
3 4 (8.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (6.12%) SAP PP
4 3 (6.12%) SAP SD
5 2 (4.08%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (2.04%) SAP HUM
6 1 (2.04%) SAP LE
6 1 (2.04%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) LSMW
General
1 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) French Language
3 2 (4.08%) German Language
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Consultant
1 31 (63.27%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (38.78%) SAP WM Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Manager
5 5 (10.20%) SAP WM Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Management Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP EWM Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Test Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Workforce Management Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Procurement Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) SAP MM Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) SAP WM Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Developer
8 2 (4.08%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.04%) FMCG
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Logistics
2 6 (12.24%) WFM
3 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (10.20%) Use Case
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.16%) Test Management
4 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Order to Cash
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management
6 1 (2.04%) Prototyping
6 1 (2.04%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (2.04%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) ABAP
2 5 (10.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (10.20%) Syclo
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle