The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PSCD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PSCD over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Public Sector Collections and Disbursements (PSCD)
Rank 646 629 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing SAP PSCD 18 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.032% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.42% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Median daily rate £550 £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £508 -
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
4302 4640 4985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 8.18% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2652 2581 2814
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 47
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.90 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £60.55 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

SAP PSCD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP PSCD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PSCD within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -4 18 £550 -
West Sussex -15 12 - -
South East -18 12 - -
Worthing -29 10 - -
London -16 6 £550 -

SAP PSCD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PSCD 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 PSCD.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) ERP
3 14 (46.67%) Test Management
3 14 (46.67%) Revenue Management
4 11 (36.67%) webMethods
5 10 (33.33%) SAP FI
5 10 (33.33%) SAP XI
5 10 (33.33%) SAP FI-CA
6 8 (26.67%) General Ledger
6 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (26.67%) CCA
7 7 (23.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (23.33%) SAP CO
7 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) CRM
9 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
10 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (6.67%) Master Data Management
11 2 (6.67%) Data Management
12 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Management
12 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM
12 1 (3.33%) Pega
12 1 (3.33%) SAP FSCM
12 1 (3.33%) Time Management

SAP PSCD
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 15 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 10 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 10 (33.33%) SAP FI-CA
3 7 (23.33%) SAP CO
3 7 (23.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.33%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (3.33%) SAP MDM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
2 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) CA Gen
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) General Ledger
2 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Consultant
1 29 (96.67%) SAP Consultant
2 18 (60.00%) SAP FI Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Management Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP CO Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) HR Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SAP HR Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ERP
2 14 (46.67%) Revenue Management
2 14 (46.67%) Test Management
3 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Data Management
5 2 (6.67%) Master Data Management
5 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) ABAP
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CCA
2 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (36.67%) webMethods
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) BEA
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Pega