The table below looks at the statistics for SAP HR skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP HR over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 136 134 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -45
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 14 1 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.032% 1.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.98% 0.39% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 20
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£450 £575 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £575 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00
SAP HR
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
352 258 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.06% 8.22% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 133 126
Average daily rate £450 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Average hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.92 £37.49 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £42.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-14.64% -0.82%

SAP HR
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP HR Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP HR
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP HR Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP HR
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP HR across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SAP HR Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP HR
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP HR Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP HR
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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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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
Manchester - 10 £463 -
Cheshire - 3 £308 -
SAP HR
England

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (48.00%) SAP Payroll
3 9 (36.00%) Workflow
4 8 (32.00%) SAP Implementation
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (20.00%) SAP Basis
7 4 (16.00%) SaaS
8 3 (12.00%) Time Management
8 3 (12.00%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (12.00%) ABAP
8 3 (12.00%) SAS
8 3 (12.00%) Adobe
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) SAP HCM
9 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
10 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.00%) Syclo
10 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
10 1 (4.00%) Life Science
10 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-AP
10 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
10 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
10 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (12.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (8.00%) SAP HCM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) SAP HR Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) SAP HR Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Payroll Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Manager
8 1 (4.00%) SAP Test Manager
8 1 (4.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.00%) ABAP Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (4.00%) SAP Programme Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 3 (12.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
1 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Workflow
2 8 (32.00%) SAP Implementation
2 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) EAM
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) ABAP
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCA
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Syclo