The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP PSCD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PSCD over the 3 months to 29 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.

SAP Public Sector Collections and Disbursements (PSCD)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 600 594
Rank change year-on-year +32 -6  
Contract jobs citing SAP PSCD 9 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.052% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.65% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 £550
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PSCD 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 3530 3973 4174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.46% 8.00% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2159 2440 2449
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 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 44 37
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 £15.50 £9.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £63.16 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP PSCD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PSCD in England

SAP PSCD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PSCD in England

SAP PSCD
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 PSCD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 +6 8 - - 2
SAP PSCD
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for SAP PSCD.

1 24 (100.00%) SAP
1 24 (100.00%) CRM
2 20 (83.33%) webMethods
2 20 (83.33%) Revenue Management
3 16 (66.67%) SAP BW
4 15 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (62.50%) CCA
4 15 (62.50%) ERP
4 15 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 15 (62.50%) Finance
4 15 (62.50%) SAP XI
4 15 (62.50%) Data Management
4 15 (62.50%) SAP Data Services
4 15 (62.50%) General Ledger
4 15 (62.50%) SAP ERP
4 15 (62.50%) Test Management
4 15 (62.50%) Master Data Management
5 9 (37.50%) Process Improvement
6 8 (33.33%) ABAP
7 5 (20.83%) OO
7 5 (20.83%) RUP
7 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Adobe
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) Web Dynpro
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.83%) SAP Portal

SAP PSCD
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Confluence
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 15 (62.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-CA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 15 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (62.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
1 15 (62.50%) General Ledger
1 15 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Consultant
1 14 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) ABAP Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) SAP Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SAP PI Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) SAP XI
2 5 (20.83%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (12.50%) SAP PI
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) CRM
2 20 (83.33%) Revenue Management
3 15 (62.50%) Data Management
3 15 (62.50%) ERP
3 15 (62.50%) Master Data Management
3 15 (62.50%) Test Management
4 9 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.83%) RUP
5 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) Workflow
6 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Case Management
7 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) ABAP
2 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CCA
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (83.33%) webMethods
3 5 (20.83%) Adobe