The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
Rank 540 481 563
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +82
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 47 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.13% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.97% 1.46% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 9
Average daily rate £450 £550 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £625
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

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 18 April 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 14 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -95 44 £475 -13.63% 9
London -22 19 £450 -10.00% 4
City of London -8 9 £425 -22.72% 4
South East -18 4 £550 -
Yorkshire -19 2 - - 3
Surrey -16 1 £550 -
North West -18 1 £575 -
Scotland - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Manchester - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1

SAP HCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (42.31%) SAP HR
3 15 (19.23%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
5 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.26%) ERP
7 8 (10.26%) SAP Payroll
8 7 (8.97%) SAP SRM
8 7 (8.97%) Time Management
9 5 (6.41%) Finance
9 5 (6.41%) Degree
10 4 (5.13%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (5.13%) Legal
10 4 (5.13%) ABAP
10 4 (5.13%) Migration
11 3 (3.85%) SAP CO
11 3 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (3.85%) Supply Chain Management
11 3 (3.85%) ITIL
11 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
11 3 (3.85%) Ariba
11 3 (3.85%) SAP FI
11 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.85%) Analytics
11 3 (3.85%) SAP HR-PA
11 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (2.56%) Spanish Language
12 2 (2.56%) SAP TM
12 2 (2.56%) FMCG

SAP HCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (1.28%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 33 (42.31%) SAP HR
2 8 (10.26%) SAP Payroll
3 7 (8.97%) SAP SRM
4 3 (3.85%) SAP CO
4 3 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.85%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.85%) SAP HR-PA
5 2 (2.56%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.28%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.28%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.28%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.28%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.28%) Agresso
6 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) LSMW
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (52.56%) Consultant
2 40 (51.28%) SAP Consultant
3 23 (29.49%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 13 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 12 (15.38%) SAP HR Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) SAP Manager
7 8 (10.26%) SAP Project Manager
8 6 (7.69%) SAP Payroll Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Payroll Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Architect
10 3 (3.85%) SAP HR Project Manager
10 3 (3.85%) SAP Architect
11 2 (2.56%) SAP Test Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.56%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
11 2 (2.56%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
11 2 (2.56%) Test Leader
11 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) SAP TM
1 2 (2.56%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.28%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) OLE
2 1 (1.28%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) FMCG
1 2 (2.56%) Learning Management System
1 2 (2.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) Project Management
2 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.26%) ERP
5 7 (8.97%) Time Management
6 4 (5.13%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (5.13%) Migration
7 3 (3.85%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (3.85%) ITIL
7 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.85%) Analytics
7 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.28%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.28%) Change Management
8 1 (1.28%) CRM
8 1 (1.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.28%) SAP Security
8 1 (1.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) PMP
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.85%) Ariba
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Source Global
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago