The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PS over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Project System (PS)
Rank 605 624 614
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 23 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.038% 0.042%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.53% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
Median daily rate £550 £538 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £546 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £519 £506
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £5.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4320 4630 5257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.61% 8.33% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2694 2608 3089
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 83 44
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.48 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.12 £52.47 £71.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.14 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-41.22% +63.06%

SAP PS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP PS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP PS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PS
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP PS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PS within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

SAP PS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP PS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PS
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PS within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 22 £550 +2.32% 4
South East +31 10 £563 +4.65% 2
East of England - 5 £450 -
London -7 4 £550 - 1
Essex - 4 £450 -
Surrey +19 3 £525 +5.00%
Basildon - 3 £450 -
Berkshire +9 2 £750 +39.14% 2
Guildford -3 1 £525 -
Thames Valley - 1 £625 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

SAP PS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PS 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 PS.

1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) SAP BW
2 11 (23.40%) SAP FI
3 10 (21.28%) SAP CO
3 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
4 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.89%) Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
6 6 (12.77%) SAP BPC
6 6 (12.77%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (12.77%) CRM
7 5 (10.64%) Logistics
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.51%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (8.51%) SAP PSCD
8 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) CIMA
8 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.51%) ACCA
8 4 (8.51%) Primavera
8 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
8 4 (8.51%) SAP SD
8 4 (8.51%) SAP FI-CA
8 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Changepoint
9 3 (6.38%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (6.38%) SAP PM

SAP PS
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:

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) SAP FI
2 10 (21.28%) SAP CO
3 6 (12.77%) SAP BPC
3 6 (12.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (8.51%) Changepoint
4 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (8.51%) Primavera
4 4 (8.51%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (8.51%) SAP PSCD
4 4 (8.51%) SAP SD
5 3 (6.38%) SAP HR
5 3 (6.38%) SAP MM
5 3 (6.38%) SAP PM
6 2 (4.26%) SAP CRM
6 2 (4.26%) SAP FI-AA
6 2 (4.26%) SAP GRC
6 2 (4.26%) SAP HCM
6 2 (4.26%) SAP SRM
7 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (2.13%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SAP BW
2 4 (8.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Consultant
1 26 (55.32%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (34.04%) SAP PS Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) Architect
3 6 (12.77%) SAP Architect
3 6 (12.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SAP FI Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) SAP PS Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) SAP BI Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Project Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) SAP PM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (14.89%) Data Migration
2 7 (14.89%) Migration
3 6 (12.77%) CRM
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) Logistics
5 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) ERP
6 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
6 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Record to Report
6 3 (6.38%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (6.38%) System Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) Earned Value Management
7 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Revenue Recognition
8 1 (2.13%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) ACCA
2 4 (8.51%) CIMA
3 3 (6.38%) BC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle