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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
Rank 550 529 484
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -45
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 49 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.079% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.11% 0.92% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 23
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£513 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -14.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00

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
4419 4467 4152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.24% 8.61% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2429 2096
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £16.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

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 27 March 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 28 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 27 March 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 -7 40 £513 +7.89% 8
East of England +24 19 £525 - 1
Yorkshire -12 5 £400 - 1
West Midlands -8 4 £450 -30.76% 2
South West -4 3 £275 - 1
London -10 3 £550 +25.71% 1
South East -32 3 £550 - 3
North West -13 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £395 - 1
Surrey +5 1 £550 -
North East 0 1 £500 +8.10%
Berkshire -9 1 £575 - 1
Hampshire -12 1 £450 - 2
Birmingham - 1 £450 - 2
Guildford - 1 £550 -
Leeds - 1 £450 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £450 - 2
Scotland - 1 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Luton - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -

SAP HCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 84 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (40.48%) SuccessFactors
3 26 (30.95%) SAP HR
4 19 (22.62%) SAP Implementation
5 17 (20.24%) Performance Management
6 16 (19.05%) Project Management
7 14 (16.67%) Finance
8 12 (14.29%) ABAP
9 10 (11.90%) Test Scripting
10 9 (10.71%) SAPscript
10 9 (10.71%) Migration
11 8 (9.52%) SAP Payroll
11 8 (9.52%) NetWeaver
11 8 (9.52%) Data Migration
11 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.33%) Time Management
12 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 6 (7.14%) Oracle
14 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (5.95%) SAP FI
14 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (5.95%) HTML
14 5 (5.95%) LSMW
15 4 (4.76%) SAP CO
15 4 (4.76%) SAP EP
15 4 (4.76%) Marketing
15 4 (4.76%) ITIL
15 4 (4.76%) ERP
15 4 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
15 4 (4.76%) SAP PI

SAP HCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (9.52%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.76%) SAP EP
3 1 (1.19%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 26 (30.95%) SAP HR
2 8 (9.52%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (5.95%) SAP FI
4 4 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (4.76%) SAP CO
5 3 (3.57%) Workday HCM
6 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.38%) SAP SCM
7 1 (1.19%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (1.19%) SAP HR-PA
7 1 (1.19%) Lawson
7 1 (1.19%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 34 (40.48%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.19%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) LSMW
2 1 (1.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Consultant
2 40 (47.62%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (30.95%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 18 (21.43%) Project Manager
5 15 (17.86%) SAP Manager
6 12 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) SAP Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) SAP Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) SAP HR Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.57%) NetWeaver Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.38%) Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Functional Consultant
11 2 (2.38%) Data Analyst
11 2 (2.38%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) HTML
2 4 (4.76%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.38%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (2.38%) BAPI
3 2 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) JSP
4 1 (1.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.19%) XML
4 1 (1.19%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.19%) Life Science
3 1 (1.19%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) SAP Implementation
2 17 (20.24%) Performance Management
3 16 (19.05%) Project Management
4 10 (11.90%) Test Scripting
5 9 (10.71%) Migration
6 8 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.33%) Time Management
8 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.76%) ITIL
9 4 (4.76%) ERP
9 4 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.38%) Data Governance
10 2 (2.38%) Data Cleansing
10 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (2.38%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.38%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (2.38%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.38%) Workflow
10 2 (2.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) ABAP
2 9 (10.71%) SAPscript
3 2 (2.38%) SQL
3 2 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) CCA
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
1 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.38%) Ariba
4 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.19%) Remedy
4 1 (1.19%) Infor
4 1 (1.19%) Syclo
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe
4 1 (1.19%) Dell
4 1 (1.19%) Citrix
4 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
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