The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Project System (PS)
Rank 407 386 414
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.014% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate £588 £225 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.11% -55.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2136 1894 2421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.83% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1138 1346
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.41 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £75.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP PS
England

SAP PS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP PS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP PS Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP PS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP PS across the London region.

SAP PS Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP PS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PS across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP PS Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP PS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP PS Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP PS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP PS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP PS.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) SAP FI-AA
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (66.67%) RTP
3 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI-FM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAP PS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP PS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) SAP FI-AA
1 8 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI-FM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) RTP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP PS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (8.33%) Change Control
1 1 (8.33%) Service Management
1 1 (8.33%) Workflow
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP