The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Project System (PS)
UK / England
Rank 562 606 584
Rank change year-on-year +44 -22  
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 12 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.34% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £550 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.72% +27.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £550 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £550 £487
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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3526 3899 4175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.55% 7.95% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2164 2390 2438
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 £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £9.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £63.16 £60.02
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PS in England

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PS in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PS in England

SAP PS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PS in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PS in England

SAP PS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 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
South East +29 5 £563 - 1
London +32 4 £425 -22.72%
East of England - 1 - -
SAP PS
UK

SAP PS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for SAP PS.

1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) SAP SD
3 9 (26.47%) SAP CO
4 7 (20.59%) SAP BW
4 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC
5 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Primavera
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Post-Production
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (11.76%) System Testing
7 4 (11.76%) BC Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) SAP MRS
7 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Test Management
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (11.76%) SAP HR
8 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (8.82%) SAP FI
8 3 (8.82%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (8.82%) Record to Report
9 2 (5.88%) SAP FI-AA
9 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) SAP CO
1 9 (26.47%) SAP SD
2 7 (20.59%) SAP BPC
3 5 (14.71%) Primavera
4 4 (11.76%) SAP HR
4 4 (11.76%) SAP MRS
5 3 (8.82%) SAP FI
5 3 (8.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (5.88%) SAP FI-AA
7 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SAP BW
2 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Consultant
1 17 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 14 (41.18%) SAP PS Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) SAP SD Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Functional Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) SAP Architect
4 4 (11.76%) SAP BI Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) SAP CO Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP PS Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Implementation Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
2 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) Post-Production
3 4 (11.76%) System Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Test Management
3 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Record to Report
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (5.88%) ERP
5 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.94%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.94%) Earned Value Management
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Logistics
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) BC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle