The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP PSCD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PSCD over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Public Sector Collections and Disbursements (PSCD)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 261 250
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11  
Contract jobs citing SAP PSCD 7 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.090% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.22% 1.46% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £541 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £541 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -1.72% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP PSCD 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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 574 685 664
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 7.39% 7.59% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 418 403
Median daily rate £455 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% +3.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £24.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.36% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £10.24 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £99.00 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP PSCD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PSCD in the South East

SAP PSCD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP PSCD in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PSCD in the South East

SAP PSCD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PSCD within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
West Sussex +12 7 £541 -1.72%
SAP PSCD
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PSCD 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP PSCD.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
1 15 (100.00%) Revenue Management
2 13 (86.67%) ERP
3 11 (73.33%) CRM
3 11 (73.33%) webMethods
4 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (60.00%) CCA
4 9 (60.00%) SAP BW
4 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (60.00%) SAP XI
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) Data Management
4 9 (60.00%) General Ledger
4 9 (60.00%) SAP ERP
4 9 (60.00%) Test Management
4 9 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (60.00%) Master Data Management
5 6 (40.00%) Adobe
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
7 2 (13.33%) ABAP
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) RUP

SAP PSCD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (60.00%) SAP BW
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) General Ledger
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Architect
3 2 (13.33%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
2 2 (13.33%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Revenue Management
2 13 (86.67%) ERP
3 11 (73.33%) CRM
4 9 (60.00%) Data Management
4 9 (60.00%) Master Data Management
4 9 (60.00%) Test Management
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) RUP
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (73.33%) webMethods
3 6 (40.00%) Adobe
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle