The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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)
England / London
Rank 402 434 418
Rank change year-on-year +32 -16  
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.12% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.72% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £525 £365
% change year-on-year +7.14% +43.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1501 1735 1894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.80% 7.84% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1121 1232
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £32.19 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.80% -22.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £22.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PS in London

SAP PS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PS in London

SAP PS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London +4 1 £375 -31.81%
SAP PS
England

SAP PS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for SAP PS.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) SAP CO
3 4 (57.14%) SAP HR
3 4 (57.14%) SAP SD
3 4 (57.14%) SAP MRS
4 2 (28.57%) SAP FI-AA
4 2 (28.57%) Record to Report
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI

SAP PS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) SAP CO
2 4 (57.14%) SAP HR
2 4 (57.14%) SAP MRS
2 4 (57.14%) SAP SD
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) SAP PS Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Architect
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PS Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Record to Report
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP