The table below looks at the statistics for SAP HCM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP HCM over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
Rank 575 614 556
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -58
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 75 41 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.65% 0.85% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 23
Median daily rate £450 £510 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £403 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £612 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4536 4806 5548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.36% 8.22% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2708 2682 2942
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £422
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 72 77
Median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.01 £53.36 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £21.64 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+70.97% -25.37%

SAP HCM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP HCM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP HCM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP HCM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP HCM within the UK.

SAP HCM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP HCM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP HCM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SAP HCM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP HCM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM within the UK.

SAP HCM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP HCM
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HCM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 68 £450 -11.76% 9
London +24 48 £450 -20.00% 1
City of London +40 5 £450 -35.71%
South East +6 3 £500 +14.28% 2
West Midlands -34 3 - - 3
South Wales - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - -
South West +12 2 - - 1
Berkshire +9 2 £500 +14.28% 1
North West +7 2 £463 -22.91%
West Yorkshire +5 2 £319 -
Yorkshire +4 2 £319 - 1
Manchester -2 2 £463 +5.71%
Midlands -11 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £450 - 1
Warwickshire -6 1 - -
Bristol -6 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £500 - 1

SAP HCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM 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 HCM.

1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (41.44%) SAP HR
3 27 (24.32%) SuccessFactors
4 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.32%) SAP Payroll
5 17 (15.32%) French Language
6 14 (12.61%) QA
6 14 (12.61%) ABAP
7 12 (10.81%) SAP FI
7 12 (10.81%) Time Management
7 12 (10.81%) SAP CO
8 10 (9.01%) Performance Management
8 10 (9.01%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (8.11%) Finance
9 9 (8.11%) CRM
9 9 (8.11%) Integration Testing
9 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (7.21%) ERP
11 7 (6.31%) SAP CRM
11 7 (6.31%) Retail
11 7 (6.31%) Functional Testing
12 6 (5.41%) Workflow
12 6 (5.41%) Migration
13 5 (4.50%) Project Management
13 5 (4.50%) HP
13 5 (4.50%) Test Scripting
13 5 (4.50%) SAP Implementation
13 5 (4.50%) Data Migration
13 5 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (4.50%) Defect Management

SAP HCM
Top Related 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 4 (3.60%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.70%) SAP Portal
3 2 (1.80%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 46 (41.44%) SAP HR
2 17 (15.32%) SAP Payroll
3 12 (10.81%) SAP CO
3 12 (10.81%) SAP FI
4 10 (9.01%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (6.31%) SAP CRM
6 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (1.80%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.80%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.80%) SAP PP
6 2 (1.80%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.80%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.80%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.90%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.90%) SAP HR-PA
7 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.90%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.32%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (3.60%) Boomi
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) SAP BW
1 4 (3.60%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) HP UFT
1 4 (3.60%) Selenium
1 4 (3.60%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.90%) SAP CE
General
1 17 (15.32%) French Language
2 9 (8.11%) Finance
3 7 (6.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Billing
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (43.24%) Consultant
2 46 (41.44%) SAP Consultant
3 33 (29.73%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 17 (15.32%) Architect
5 15 (13.51%) SAP Architect
6 14 (12.61%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (11.71%) Analyst
8 12 (10.81%) SAP Manager
8 12 (10.81%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 11 (9.91%) HR Consultant
9 11 (9.91%) Payroll Consultant
9 11 (9.91%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (9.01%) SAP HR Consultant
10 10 (9.01%) SAP Payroll Consultant
10 10 (9.01%) Test Analyst
11 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
11 9 (8.11%) SAP Test Analyst
12 7 (6.31%) SAP Project Manager
13 5 (4.50%) SAP Support
14 4 (3.60%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) SAP ALE
1 4 (3.60%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (0.90%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.70%) Learning Management System
3 3 (2.70%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.80%) FMCG
5 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.90%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.90%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (10.81%) Time Management
3 10 (9.01%) Performance Management
4 9 (8.11%) CRM
4 9 (8.11%) Integration Testing
5 8 (7.21%) ERP
6 7 (6.31%) Functional Testing
7 6 (5.41%) Migration
7 6 (5.41%) Workflow
8 5 (4.50%) Data Migration
8 5 (4.50%) Defect Management
8 5 (4.50%) Project Management
8 5 (4.50%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (4.50%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Analytics
9 4 (3.60%) Automation Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Change Management
9 4 (3.60%) EAI
9 4 (3.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) ISEB
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (4.50%) HP
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle
4 2 (1.80%) Kronos
4 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.90%) Capita
5 1 (0.90%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.90%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (0.90%) Remedy
5 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
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