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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Project System (PS)
UK
Rank 573 625 590
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -35
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 18 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.020% 0.031%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Median daily rate £450 £575 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.69% +17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £550 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £618 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £600 £408
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - -

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
4018 4113 4790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.83% 8.03% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2478 2469 2703
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 48 39
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £69.07 £58.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +52.77%

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 28 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SAP PS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PS
Top 13 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +27 18 £450 -21.69% 2
South East +21 6 £675 +12.50% 1
London +18 4 £425 -22.72%
East of England - 4 £450 -
Berkshire - 3 £675 - 1
Essex - 3 £450 -
Surrey +6 2 £600 -
Basildon - 2 £450 -
Guildford +1 1 £600 -
City of London -2 1 £375 -31.81%
Stevenage - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

SAP PS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) SAP SD
4 9 (23.68%) SAP CO
5 8 (21.05%) SAP BW
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) SAP BPC
7 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.16%) SAP HR
8 5 (13.16%) Primavera
8 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.16%) SAP MRS
8 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.53%) Post-Production
9 4 (10.53%) BC Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 4 (10.53%) System Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 4 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Test Management
9 4 (10.53%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle
10 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
10 3 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (7.89%) SAP FI
10 3 (7.89%) Record to Report
11 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement

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 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (26.32%) SAP SD
2 9 (23.68%) SAP CO
3 7 (18.42%) SAP BPC
4 5 (13.16%) Primavera
4 5 (13.16%) SAP HR
4 5 (13.16%) SAP MRS
5 3 (7.89%) SAP FI
5 3 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (5.26%) SAP FI-AA
7 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SAP BW
2 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.63%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Consultant
1 21 (55.26%) SAP Consultant
2 18 (47.37%) SAP PS Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) SAP Architect
3 5 (13.16%) SAP SD Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Functional Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) SAP BI Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) SAP PS Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Project Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Business Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Post-Production
4 4 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (10.53%) System Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Test Management
4 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Record to Report
6 2 (5.26%) ERP
6 2 (5.26%) Logistics
6 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PMO
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle