The first table below looks at the demand for SAP HR skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 25 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 South West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 140 109 126
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.80% 3.85% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
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£283 £423 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% -19.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £423 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.46% -15.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
251 156 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.24% 7.27% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 101 86
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £8.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.55 £17.23 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
SAP HR
England

SAP HR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP HR Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP HR
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP HR Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP HR
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP HR Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SAP HR
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Data Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Data Entry Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Tester
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP