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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
Rank 589 532 559
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +27
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 44 78 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.96% 1.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 17
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£481 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
4561 5058 4622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.80% 9.05% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2682 2443
Average daily rate £450 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £577 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 66 85
Average hourly rate £22.32 £31.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.14% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £17.93
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +75.65%

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 4 September 2015.

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 29 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 4 September 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
England -27 40 £463 +15.62% 9
London +5 10 £538 +34.37% 1
North West -28 9 £519 +13.20% 2
West Midlands 0 6 £510 +16.57%
South East -19 6 £444 - 1
Cumbria - 4 £400 -
Lancashire - 4 £600 - 2
Berkshire - 3 £438 -
Preston - 3 £600 -
East of England +5 2 £450 -18.18% 1
Midlands +1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -37 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -38 2 - - 3
Halifax - 2 - - 2
City of London - 2 £700 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £510 - 1
Bedfordshire +10 1 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -5 1 - -
Bristol -6 1 £300 -6.25%
Cambridge -6 1 - -
South West -9 1 £300 +9.09%
Manchester -20 1 £438 -6.01%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £450 -
Woking - 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

SAP HCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 68 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (30.88%) SAP HR
2 21 (30.88%) SuccessFactors
3 13 (19.12%) Data Management
4 12 (17.65%) Migration
5 11 (16.18%) Data Migration
6 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
6 10 (14.71%) SAP FI
7 9 (13.24%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (13.24%) Manufacturing
7 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
7 9 (13.24%) SAP CO
7 9 (13.24%) SAP PI
8 8 (11.76%) SAP QM
8 8 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Project Management
8 8 (11.76%) SAP EP
8 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.76%) SAP EWM
8 8 (11.76%) Master Data Management
9 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
9 7 (10.29%) Finance
9 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.29%) SAP APO
9 7 (10.29%) Oracle
9 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.82%) Time Management
10 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.82%) SQL

SAP HCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (11.76%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (30.88%) SAP HR
2 10 (14.71%) SAP FI
3 9 (13.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (13.24%) SAP CO
4 8 (11.76%) SAP QM
4 8 (11.76%) SAP EWM
5 7 (10.29%) SAP APO
6 5 (7.35%) SAP Payroll
7 4 (5.88%) SAP PP
8 2 (2.94%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.47%) Workday HCM
9 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (1.47%) ResourceLink
9 1 (1.47%) SAP SRM
9 1 (1.47%) SAP FI-AP
9 1 (1.47%) SAP MRS
9 1 (1.47%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.88%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) LSMW
3 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (13.24%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) German Language
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Consultant
2 26 (38.24%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (25.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) SAP HR Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) SAP Architect
6 9 (13.24%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (11.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
8 7 (10.29%) Data Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Data Migration Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) SAP Manager
11 3 (4.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 3 (4.41%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.41%) SAP Project Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Functional Consultant
11 3 (4.41%) SAP HR Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) SAP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) SAP PI
2 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.47%) BAPI
4 1 (1.47%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) UNIX
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Data Management
2 12 (17.65%) Migration
3 11 (16.18%) Data Migration
4 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
5 8 (11.76%) Project Management
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (11.76%) Master Data Management
6 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.82%) Time Management
7 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.82%) ERP
8 5 (7.35%) Analytics
8 5 (7.35%) ETL Development
8 5 (7.35%) ETL
9 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (4.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) ABAP
3 4 (5.88%) Java
3 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) R
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
5 1 (1.47%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Dell
4 1 (1.47%) Syclo
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) Talend
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