The first table below looks at the demand for SAP PSCD 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 PSCD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Public Sector Collections and Disbursements (PSCD)
Rank - 533 558
Contract jobs citing SAP PSCD 0 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.023% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.25% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Average daily rate - £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £550 £500
% change year-on-year
- +9.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

SAP PSCD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP PSCD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP PSCD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PSCD
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP PSCD Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PSCD
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PSCD within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
South East - - - -
England - - - - 4

SAP PSCD
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP PSCD 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 PSCD.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (100.00%) General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Revenue Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

SAP PSCD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP PSCD 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 PSCD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP FI-CA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Revenue Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods