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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Project System (PS)
Rank 641 633 619
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 20 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.053% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.63% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Median daily rate £450 £530 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £422 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £690 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £530 £518
% change year-on-year
-15.09% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4413 4771 5440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 8.36% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2635 2710 2861
Median daily rate £438 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £422
% change year-on-year
- +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 61 76
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.37 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.82%

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 30 July 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 8 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 30 July 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 +9 19 £450 -15.09% 4
South East +18 5 £750 - 2
North West +2 4 £550 -0.90%
West Sussex -5 4 - -
Worthing -10 4 - -
Midlands - 4 £450 -
Bristol - 1 £525 -
South West - 1 £525 -

SAP PS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (30.30%) SAP FI
3 9 (27.27%) SAP CO
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) CRM
5 6 (18.18%) SAP PM
5 6 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) ACCA
7 4 (12.12%) SAP MM
7 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) CIMA
7 4 (12.12%) SAP FI-CA
7 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (12.12%) Changepoint
7 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (12.12%) SAP PSCD
7 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
9 2 (6.06%) ERP

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 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) SAP FI
2 9 (27.27%) SAP CO
3 6 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (18.18%) SAP PM
4 4 (12.12%) Changepoint
4 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (12.12%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (12.12%) SAP MM
4 4 (12.12%) SAP PSCD
5 2 (6.06%) SAP CRM
6 1 (3.03%) SAP CS
6 1 (3.03%) SAP HR
6 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
6 1 (3.03%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) French Language
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Consultant
1 18 (54.55%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) SAP PS Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) SAP FI Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) SAP PM Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) SAP PS Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Project Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Project Leader
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) CRM
2 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Earned Value Management
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Logistics
6 2 (6.06%) SAP Security
7 1 (3.03%) BPR
7 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) ACCA
2 4 (12.12%) CIMA
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft