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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Public Sector Collections and Disbursements (PSCD)
Rank 646 632 637
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP PSCD 9 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.038% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.47% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
4470 4639 5422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.33% 8.11% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2699 2588 3027
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 73 77
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.64 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £12.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

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 4 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 26 September 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
South East +6 8 £500 -9.09%
England -2 8 £500 -9.09%
West Sussex -6 8 £500 +5.54%
Worthing -17 6 - -

SAP PSCD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (59.09%) CRM
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) SAP XI
4 11 (50.00%) webMethods
5 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
5 10 (45.45%) Revenue Management
6 9 (40.91%) Process Improvement
6 9 (40.91%) SAP CRM
6 9 (40.91%) SAP FI
7 8 (36.36%) ERP
7 8 (36.36%) SAP ERP
7 8 (36.36%) SAP FI-CA
8 7 (31.82%) General Ledger
8 7 (31.82%) CCA
9 6 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
9 6 (27.27%) Test Management
9 6 (27.27%) System Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Prototyping
10 4 (18.18%) Case Management
10 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
10 4 (18.18%) Data Management
10 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (18.18%) SAP PS
10 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (18.18%) SAP HR
10 4 (18.18%) SAP CO
11 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) SAP CRM
1 9 (40.91%) SAP FI
2 8 (36.36%) SAP ERP
2 8 (36.36%) SAP FI-CA
3 4 (18.18%) SAP CO
3 4 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (18.18%) SAP HR
3 4 (18.18%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
2 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) General Ledger
3 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Consultant
1 18 (81.82%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) SAP FI Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) CRM Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) ABAP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) UI Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) CRM
2 10 (45.45%) Revenue Management
3 9 (40.91%) Process Improvement
4 8 (36.36%) ERP
5 6 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) Prototyping
5 6 (27.27%) System Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Management
6 4 (18.18%) Case Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Management
6 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Workflow
8 1 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) ABAP
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCA
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (50.00%) webMethods
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe