Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 839 818 837
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 -35
Contract jobs citing SAP PS 36 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.47% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 19
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +11.00%
10th Percentile £425 £428 £479
90th Percentile £800 £688 £674
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £525 £555
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +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 7,737 8,117 8,609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.72% 8.40% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,667 4,922 4,852
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
10th Percentile £309 £306 £278
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 139
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.71% +12.32%
10th Percentile £10.65 £7.45 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.06 £69.07 £68.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £33.71
% change year-on-year -16.00% -25.84% +7.02%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 -26 28 £600 +14.29% 2
UK excluding London -4 18 £600 +14.29% 2
London -33 12 £600 +23.08%
South East -31 6 - - 1
North of England +38 5 £650 -
Yorkshire +24 3 £650 -
Midlands +6 3 £544 +8.75%
Scotland - 3 £600 -
East Midlands +4 2 £488 -2.50%
North East - 2 £425 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (47.22%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) SAP PM
4 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.78%) SAP MM
5 10 (27.78%) Logistics
6 9 (25.00%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) SAP CO
7 8 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
8 7 (19.44%) SAP HANA
9 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
10 5 (13.89%) SAP SD
10 5 (13.89%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (13.89%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) SAP MRS
11 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 4 (11.11%) SAP PP
12 3 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
12 3 (8.33%) Order to Cash
13 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (5.56%) Invoice Processing
13 2 (5.56%) Concur
13 2 (5.56%) SAP HR-PA
13 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
13 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
13 2 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
13 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
13 2 (5.56%) SAP HR

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (33.33%) SAP PM
2 10 (27.78%) SAP MM
3 8 (22.22%) SAP CO
3 8 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
5 5 (13.89%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (13.89%) SAP MRS
5 5 (13.89%) SAP SD
6 4 (11.11%) SAP PP
7 2 (5.56%) SAP CS
7 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
7 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
7 2 (5.56%) SAP HR-PA
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (5.56%) SAP QM
8 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (2.78%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
8 1 (2.78%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Consultant
1 27 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (41.67%) SAP PS Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Logistics Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) SAP Logistics Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) SAP MM Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SAP PP Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Architect
5 3 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SAP PM Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Payroll Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.78%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.78%) Logistics
3 9 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Order to Cash
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) Invoice Processing
6 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) Defect Management
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) PLM
7 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Concur