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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Project System (PS)
Rank 576 549 513
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -36
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 19 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.064% 0.089%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.71% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 9
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£488 £550 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £660 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £660 £331
% change year-on-year
-28.03% +99.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
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
4846 4674 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 9.06% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2508 2312
Average daily rate £440 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.03 £56.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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 -43 17 £500 -9.09% 3
London +15 8 £538 +7.50% 1
South East -18 3 £475 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £475 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
City of London - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Bracknell - - - -

SAP PS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (37.29%) Primavera
3 18 (30.51%) GAP Analysis
4 15 (25.42%) Finance
5 14 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.64%) Project Planning
7 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Investment Management
7 10 (16.95%) Critical Path Analysis
7 10 (16.95%) Manufacturing
7 10 (16.95%) Cognos
7 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
7 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
7 10 (16.95%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (16.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (16.95%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (13.56%) SAP FI
8 8 (13.56%) Oracle
8 8 (13.56%) ERP
8 8 (13.56%) SAP PM
9 7 (11.86%) SAP CO
9 7 (11.86%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (11.86%) Document Management
9 7 (11.86%) Business Transformation
9 7 (11.86%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (10.17%) Billing
10 6 (10.17%) SAP PP
11 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (8.47%) LDAP

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (16.95%) SharePoint
1 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) SAP FI
1 8 (13.56%) SAP PM
2 7 (11.86%) SAP CO
2 7 (11.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (10.17%) SAP PP
4 3 (5.08%) SAP SD
4 3 (5.08%) Teamcenter
5 2 (3.39%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.69%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (1.69%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.69%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.69%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (1.69%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Billing
4 5 (8.47%) Military
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Consultant
2 29 (49.15%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (30.51%) SAP PS Consultant
4 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) SAP PM Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Project Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Developer
8 1 (1.69%) SAP CO Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) SAP Developer
8 1 (1.69%) SAP SD Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Project Manager
8 1 (1.69%) ABAP Developer
8 1 (1.69%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) GAP Analysis
2 14 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.64%) Project Planning
4 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (16.95%) Investment Management
4 10 (16.95%) Critical Path Analysis
4 10 (16.95%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (16.95%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (13.56%) ERP
6 7 (11.86%) Document Management
6 7 (11.86%) Business Transformation
6 7 (11.86%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (8.47%) Logistics
8 3 (5.08%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) Workflow
9 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.39%) Migration
9 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (37.29%) Primavera
3 10 (16.95%) Cognos
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle
5 4 (6.78%) Progress
6 2 (3.39%) Siemens
7 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
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