Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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 Project System (PS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 237 236
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.065% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.79% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
North West median daily rate - £550 -
England median daily rate £538 £525 £480
% change year-on-year +2.38% +9.38% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 North West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 503 630 727
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 8.81% 8.20% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 387 330
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% +18.24%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £284
90th Percentile £638 £551 £600
England median daily rate £450 £430 £440
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
North West median hourly rate £50.00 £61.91 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +23.61% +33.56%
10th Percentile £20.90 £10.40 £21.48
90th Percentile £62.00 £69.07 £66.10
England median hourly rate £29.69 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.19% +15.56% -29.75%

SAP PS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP PS as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PS in the North West