The table below looks at the statistics for SAP HCM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP HCM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
Rank 539 548 534
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 73 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.072% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 0.81% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 21
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£438 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £415 £483
% change year-on-year
+8.67% -13.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
5057 4689 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2483 2721
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 81
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

SAP HCM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HCM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
England +17 62 £438 -2.77% 13
West Midlands -10 17 £438 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire - 15 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 12 £400 -
London +11 11 £400 -15.78% 5
Leeds - 9 £400 -
Birmingham -3 7 £438 +25.00% 1
Coventry - 7 £493 -
North West - 4 £458 - 1
South West - 4 £275 - 1
Manchester - 2 £466 - 1
City of London +26 1 - - 3
East of England -21 1 - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 1
Hook - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
North East - - - -
South East - - - - 4
Chertsey - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Northumberland - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1

SAP HCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP HCM 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 HCM.

1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (41.80%) SAP HR
3 16 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
4 15 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (9.84%) ABAP
6 10 (8.20%) Test Scripting
6 10 (8.20%) Time Management
7 9 (7.38%) QA
8 8 (6.56%) OO
8 8 (6.56%) Migration
8 8 (6.56%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (5.74%) BAPI
9 7 (5.74%) NetWeaver
9 7 (5.74%) SAPscript
9 7 (5.74%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.74%) SAP SRM
10 6 (4.92%) Italian Language
10 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.92%) Project Management
10 6 (4.92%) ERP
11 5 (4.10%) SAP Payroll
11 5 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.10%) Workflow
11 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.10%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (4.10%) SAP Smart Forms
11 5 (4.10%) Data Mapping
12 4 (3.28%) Performance Management
12 4 (3.28%) LSMW
12 4 (3.28%) SAP ALE

SAP HCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP HCM 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 HCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.74%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.46%) CMS
3 2 (1.64%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.82%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Office
1 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Project
2 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (41.80%) SAP HR
2 7 (5.74%) SAP SRM
3 5 (4.10%) SAP Payroll
4 4 (3.28%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 3 (2.46%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (2.46%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.46%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.46%) SAP MM
5 3 (2.46%) SAP WM
5 3 (2.46%) SAP CO
5 3 (2.46%) SAP HR-PA
6 2 (1.64%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.82%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.82%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.82%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.82%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.56%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) LSMW
General
1 6 (4.92%) Italian Language
2 4 (3.28%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Legal
3 3 (2.46%) German Language
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) French Language
5 1 (0.82%) Norwegian Language
5 1 (0.82%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (55.74%) Consultant
2 67 (54.92%) SAP Consultant
3 45 (36.89%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 14 (11.48%) Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) SAP HR Consultant
6 12 (9.84%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) SAP Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) ABAP Consultant
8 5 (4.10%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.10%) Tester
8 5 (4.10%) SAP Tester
8 5 (4.10%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.10%) Functional Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) SAP HR Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) Developer
10 3 (2.46%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) BAPI
2 5 (4.10%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (3.28%) SAP ALE
4 3 (2.46%) HTML
5 2 (1.64%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.82%) EDI
6 1 (0.82%) Web Services
6 1 (0.82%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.64%) Learning Management System
2 2 (1.64%) User Experience
3 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
2 15 (12.30%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (8.20%) Test Scripting
3 10 (8.20%) Time Management
4 8 (6.56%) OO
4 8 (6.56%) Migration
5 7 (5.74%) Data Migration
6 6 (4.92%) Project Management
6 6 (4.92%) ERP
7 5 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.10%) Workflow
7 5 (4.10%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.10%) Data Mapping
8 4 (3.28%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.28%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.28%) ETL
8 4 (3.28%) Test Management
9 3 (2.46%) Data Privacy
9 3 (2.46%) Business Transformation
9 3 (2.46%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.84%) ABAP
2 7 (5.74%) SAPscript
3 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Certification
2 1 (0.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (3.28%) Adobe
4 4 (3.28%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Siemens
5 1 (0.82%) Northgate
5 1 (0.82%) NorthgateArinso
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