The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Payroll skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Payroll over the 3 months to 24 April 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Payroll Management (HR-PY)
Rank 229 234 244
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 10 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.048% 0.094%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.56% 0.62% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £385 £328 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% -2.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £463 £338
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +37.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
640 649 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.85% 7.73% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 335 457
Average daily rate £388 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 14
Average hourly rate £52.50 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.40% +49.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
SAP Payroll
England

SAP Payroll
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Payroll Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Payroll
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Payroll Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Payroll
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Payroll across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SAP Payroll Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP Payroll
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Payroll Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Payroll
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (58.33%) Local Government
3 6 (50.00%) SAP HR
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Law
6 1 (8.33%) SAP HCM
6 1 (8.33%) LSMW
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
6 1 (8.33%) Test Management

SAP Payroll
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HCM
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LSMW
General
1 7 (58.33%) Local Government
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Payroll Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Support
2 2 (16.67%) Payroll Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP HR Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP HCM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP