The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SAP PS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Project System (PS)
England / East of England
Rank 127 - 118
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.047% - 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% - 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £525 £365
% change year-on-year +7.14% +43.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -

SAP PS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 223 246 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.40% 10.14% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 141 126
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £23.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +90.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £7.80 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £49.50 £33.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP PS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SAP PS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PS in the East of England

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP PS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PS in the East of England

SAP PS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
SAP PS
England

SAP PS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for SAP PS.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SAP BW
2 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Post-Production
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (57.14%) BC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SAP BPC
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (14.29%) Primavera
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Business Performance Management

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP BPC
2 1 (14.29%) Primavera
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SAP BW
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Functional Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAP BI Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PS Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Post-Production
2 4 (57.14%) System Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) BC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle