Period
to 22 July 2017

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 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 205 196
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP SD 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.094% 0.036% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 0.79% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Scotland median daily rate £450 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% -
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £77.75 £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +217.35% -30.00% -56.25%

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 237 253 299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.60% 4.58% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 150 142
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -0.74% +0.75%
10th Percentile £293 £257 £263
90th Percentile £675 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Scotland median hourly rate - £26.00 £33.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.89% -79.56%
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £28.75 £26.22
% change year-on-year +12.17% +9.65% -17.46%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SAP SD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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

SAP SD
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Edinburgh +30 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 £450 -
SAP SD
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP QM
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PLM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PLM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) EDI Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP EDI Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) PLM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP