Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 12 December 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)
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 853 845
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 32 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.043% 0.046%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.40% 0.51% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 18
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +11.00%
10th Percentile £443 £450 £479
90th Percentile £800 £623 £676
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £513 £555
% change year-on-year +17.07% -7.66% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £5.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £5.00 -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8097 8611 9109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.84% 8.33% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4845 5167 5069
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.29% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 94 137
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% -3.72%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.50 £11.70
90th Percentile £60.85 £99.00 £54.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -27.42% +10.71% -11.11%

SAP PS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP PS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PS in the UK

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP PS in the UK

SAP PS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PS over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP PS in the UK

SAP PS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PS.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP PS in the UK

SAP PS
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 12 December 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
England -33 25 £600 +14.29% 5
UK excluding London +6 15 £600 +17.07% 5
London -3 12 £600 +9.09%
South East -15 6 - - 2
North of England +51 3 £450 -18.18% 2
Scotland - 3 £600 -
Midlands +27 2 £544 +20.83% 1
North East - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +25 1 £650 -
South West +5 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £488 - 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP PS.

1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) SAP PM
3 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Logistics
4 10 (31.25%) SAP MM
5 9 (28.13%) Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (21.88%) SAP CO
8 6 (18.75%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (18.75%) SAP SD
9 5 (15.63%) SAP FI
9 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) SAP HANA
10 4 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (9.38%) SAP MRS
11 3 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
11 3 (9.38%) Order to Cash
12 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (6.25%) Invoice Processing
12 2 (6.25%) Concur
12 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
12 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
12 2 (6.25%) ERP
12 2 (6.25%) SAP HR
12 2 (6.25%) SAP Payroll
12 2 (6.25%) SAP QM
12 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP

SAP PS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (34.38%) SAP PM
2 10 (31.25%) SAP MM
3 8 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (21.88%) SAP CO
5 6 (18.75%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (18.75%) SAP SD
6 5 (15.63%) SAP FI
7 4 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (9.38%) SAP MRS
9 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
9 2 (6.25%) SAP HR
9 2 (6.25%) SAP HR-PA
9 2 (6.25%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
9 2 (6.25%) SAP QM
10 1 (3.13%) SAP CS
10 1 (3.13%) SAP FI-GL
10 1 (3.13%) SAP HCM
10 1 (3.13%) SAP SCM
10 1 (3.13%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Consultant
1 22 (68.75%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) SAP PS Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Logistics Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) SAP MM Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) SAP Architect
4 3 (9.38%) SAP SD Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAP PM Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (31.25%) Logistics
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Order to Cash
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Invoice Processing
6 2 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.13%) System Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Concur