The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Project System (PS)
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP PS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
171 160 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.42% 9.47% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 86 82
Average daily rate £400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

SAP PS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP PS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP PS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP PS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP PS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) HND
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 3 (75.00%) Primavera
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (75.00%) Primavera
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Planner
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planner
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle