The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Project System (PS)
Rank 566 543 571
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 40 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.059% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.79% 0.66% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 5
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£513 £431 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.84% +39.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £425 £255
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00

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
5053 4685 5552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.74% 8.87% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2786 2478 2779
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 80 85
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.75 £45.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

SAP PS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP PS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PS within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 37 £513 +18.84% 2
London +10 11 £475 -17.39%
East of England -30 3 £425 -
Birmingham -16 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South East - - - -

SAP PS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (31.37%) Primavera
3 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
5 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (19.61%) Cognos
5 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
5 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
5 10 (19.61%) Critical Path Analysis
5 10 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (19.61%) Project Planning
5 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (19.61%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (15.69%) Investment Management
7 6 (11.76%) Billing
7 6 (11.76%) Finance
7 6 (11.76%) SAP MM
7 6 (11.76%) SAP PP
8 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
8 5 (9.80%) SAP PM
9 4 (7.84%) SAP CO
9 4 (7.84%) Logistics
9 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
9 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.84%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (7.84%) SAP FI
9 4 (7.84%) Progress
10 3 (5.88%) SAP SD
10 3 (5.88%) Teamcenter

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
1 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) SAP MM
1 6 (11.76%) SAP PP
2 5 (9.80%) SAP PM
3 4 (7.84%) SAP FI
3 4 (7.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (7.84%) SAP CO
4 3 (5.88%) Teamcenter
4 3 (5.88%) SAP SD
5 2 (3.92%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.96%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.96%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.96%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (1.96%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.96%) SAP MRS
6 1 (1.96%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
1 6 (11.76%) Billing
2 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Consultant
2 28 (54.90%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (35.29%) SAP PS Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SAP PM Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) SAP Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Project Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Developer
6 2 (3.92%) ABAP Developer
6 2 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) SAP WM Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
3 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (19.61%) Critical Path Analysis
3 10 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (19.61%) Project Planning
3 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (19.61%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (15.69%) Investment Management
5 4 (7.84%) Logistics
6 3 (5.88%) Workflow
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Document Management
7 2 (3.92%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (3.92%) Coaching
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.92%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (3.92%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.96%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (1.96%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) CCA
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (31.37%) Primavera
3 10 (19.61%) Cognos
4 4 (7.84%) Progress
5 2 (3.92%) Siemens
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle
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