Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 4 April 2020 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 Project System (PS)
England > North West
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 171 208 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 - -
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 5 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.018% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £513 £483 £600
% change year-on-year +6.11% -19.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 - -

SAP PS is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 296 452 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.29% 8.06% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 288 320
Median daily rate £450 £460 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% -2.65% +8.00%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £318
90th Percentile £675 £600 £655
England median daily rate £500 £484 £475
% change year-on-year +3.31% +1.89% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £48.75 £46.19 £56.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -17.89% +104.55%
10th Percentile £31.98 £24.90 £33.50
90th Percentile £58.13 £53.75 £72.06
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -20.97%

SAP PS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP PS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PS in the North West

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP PS in the North West.

Daily rate trend for SAP PS in the North West

SAP PS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria - 5 - -
SAP PS
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP PS.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (80.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

SAP PS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (80.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP PS Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) PLM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) HP