The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 23 April 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 140 132
Rank change year-on-year +34 -8  
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.052% 0.068% 0.098%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.75% 1.64% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +20.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 - £35.00

SAP SD 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 Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 134 122 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 6.95% 4.17% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 85 69
Median daily rate £463 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £421 £425
% change year-on-year +7.01% -1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.50 £29.42
% change year-on-year +67.86% -23.50%  

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in Scotland

SAP SD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAP SD.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration

SAP SD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP