The first table below looks at the demand for SAP HR skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP HR over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 476 454 442
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 90 85 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.99% 2.11% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 64
Average daily rate
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£413 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £423 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -15.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4526 4028 4615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.16% 8.65% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2429 2174 2387
Average daily rate £433 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £587
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 52
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £12.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%
SAP HR
UK

SAP HR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP HR across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP HR Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP HR
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP HR across the England region.

SAP HR Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP HR
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP HR across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SAP HR Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP HR
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP HR Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP HR
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HR within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 52 £393 -23.37% 7
West Midlands -13 12 £425 +102.38% 2
South East -1 10 £484 - 4
Yorkshire 0 2 - - 1
East Midlands -2 2 - -
North West -6 2 - - 1
South West -27 2 £283 -33.13%
East of England -23 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
SAP HR
UK

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP HR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP HR.

1 205 (100.00%) SAP
2 39 (19.02%) SAP Payroll
2 39 (19.02%) SAP HCM
3 30 (14.63%) Project Management
4 27 (13.17%) Test Scripting
5 21 (10.24%) ERP
6 19 (9.27%) Finance
6 19 (9.27%) Migration
7 18 (8.78%) PeopleSoft
7 18 (8.78%) SuccessFactors
8 17 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (8.29%) Oracle
9 16 (7.80%) Data Migration
10 15 (7.32%) Data Integration
11 14 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (6.34%) Microsoft
12 13 (6.34%) Workday HCM
12 13 (6.34%) SAP Implementation
12 13 (6.34%) Degree
13 12 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.37%) WSDL
14 11 (5.37%) SOA
14 11 (5.37%) UDDI
14 11 (5.37%) SOAP
14 11 (5.37%) Web Services
14 11 (5.37%) XML
14 11 (5.37%) XSD
14 11 (5.37%) XSLT
14 11 (5.37%) IBM
14 11 (5.37%) BEA

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP HR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP HR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.37%) AquaLogic
1 11 (5.37%) WebSphere
1 11 (5.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (2.93%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (19.02%) SAP Payroll
1 39 (19.02%) SAP HCM
2 13 (6.34%) Workday HCM
3 7 (3.41%) SAP FI
4 6 (2.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (2.93%) SAP CO
5 5 (2.44%) SAP HR-PA
6 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.46%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.98%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.98%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.98%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.98%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.49%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.49%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.78%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.46%) SAP BW
1 3 (1.46%) SAP BI
2 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.49%) MS Access
3 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.49%) LSMW
General
1 19 (9.27%) Finance
2 7 (3.41%) Legal
3 4 (1.95%) Law
3 4 (1.95%) Local Government
4 3 (1.46%) German Language
4 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 62 (30.24%) Analyst
2 59 (28.78%) Consultant
3 50 (24.39%) SAP Consultant
4 39 (19.02%) SAP HR Consultant
5 30 (14.63%) SAP Analyst
6 26 (12.68%) Business Analyst
7 20 (9.76%) SAP HR Analyst
8 19 (9.27%) SAP Manager
9 18 (8.78%) Project Manager
10 14 (6.83%) SAP Project Manager
11 11 (5.37%) Payroll Consultant
12 10 (4.88%) SAP Payroll Consultant
12 10 (4.88%) Tester
12 10 (4.88%) Test Analyst
12 10 (4.88%) Test Leader
13 9 (4.39%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
14 8 (3.90%) Technical Business Analyst
14 8 (3.90%) Data Analyst
14 8 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
15 7 (3.41%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.37%) SOAP
1 11 (5.37%) Web Services
1 11 (5.37%) XML
1 11 (5.37%) XSD
1 11 (5.37%) XSLT
1 11 (5.37%) UDDI
1 11 (5.37%) WSDL
1 11 (5.37%) Apache Axis
1 11 (5.37%) JAX-WS
2 4 (1.95%) SAP ALE
2 4 (1.95%) BAPI
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.49%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.32%) Data Integration
2 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.93%) Learning Management System
3 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
3 2 (0.98%) E-Learning
3 2 (0.98%) Data Conversion
3 2 (0.98%) FMCG
4 1 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.63%) Project Management
2 27 (13.17%) Test Scripting
3 21 (10.24%) ERP
4 19 (9.27%) Migration
5 17 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (7.80%) Data Migration
7 14 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (6.34%) SAP Implementation
9 12 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.37%) SOA
10 11 (5.37%) E-business
11 10 (4.88%) Time Management
12 9 (4.39%) Integration Testing
12 9 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.39%) Business Analysis
13 8 (3.90%) CRM
13 8 (3.90%) Performance Management
14 5 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (2.44%) Data Cleansing
14 5 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.37%) XPath
2 7 (3.41%) ABAP
3 4 (1.95%) SQL
4 2 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.34%) Degree
2 5 (2.44%) ISEB
3 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.98%) PMP
4 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.49%) CIPD
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 205 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (8.78%) PeopleSoft
3 17 (8.29%) Oracle
4 13 (6.34%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.37%) BEA
5 11 (5.37%) IBM
6 3 (1.46%) Adobe
7 2 (0.98%) HP
7 2 (0.98%) Northgate
8 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
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