The table below looks at the statistics for SAP HR 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 HR 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 Resources (HR)
Rank 512 464 375
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -89
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 87 106 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.97% 2.37% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 74
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£425 £415 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00

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 HR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP HR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP HR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP HR
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP HR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP HR
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP HR within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAP HR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP HR
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP HR Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP HR
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HR 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 -27 80 £425 +5.59% 15
London -10 29 £438 +9.37% 5
North West +1 16 £450 -21.73% 3
South West +4 11 £300 -17.24% 1
South East -40 11 £312 -21.63% 1
Manchester - 10 £463 - 2
Yorkshire -13 5 £400 - 2
Surrey +3 4 £485 -7.61% 1
City of London +9 2 £500 +36.05% 1
Lancashire -2 2 £465 -19.13%
West Yorkshire -7 1 £340 - 2
Scotland -8 1 - -
West Midlands -22 1 £400 -5.88% 1
North East - 1 £500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £600 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £600 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
Liverpool - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Street - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP HR 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 HR.

1 211 (100.00%) SAP
2 56 (26.54%) SAP Payroll
3 31 (14.69%) Finance
4 30 (14.22%) Migration
5 26 (12.32%) SAP HCM
6 25 (11.85%) SuccessFactors
7 22 (10.43%) Data Migration
8 21 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (8.06%) Integration Testing
10 16 (7.58%) Time Management
11 15 (7.11%) ABAP
11 15 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (6.64%) Project Management
13 13 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (5.69%) Oracle
14 12 (5.69%) ERP
14 12 (5.69%) Test Scripting
14 12 (5.69%) SAP Implementation
15 11 (5.21%) SaaS
15 11 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 11 (5.21%) Workflow
16 10 (4.74%) SAP BW
16 10 (4.74%) Banking
17 9 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (4.27%) Test Management
18 8 (3.79%) Data Cleansing
18 8 (3.79%) Business Analysis
18 8 (3.79%) BusinessObjects
18 8 (3.79%) Business Objects
18 8 (3.79%) PeopleSoft

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP HR 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 HR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.90%) NetWeaver
1 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.42%) SAS
2 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.42%) AquaLogic
3 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 56 (26.54%) SAP Payroll
2 26 (12.32%) SAP HCM
3 11 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (2.37%) ResourceLink
4 5 (2.37%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.90%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.90%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.90%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.90%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.42%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.95%) SAP HR-PA
7 2 (0.95%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.95%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.47%) SAP EHS
8 1 (0.47%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.47%) SAP PSCD
8 1 (0.47%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.85%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (5.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.74%) SAP BW
2 8 (3.79%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.42%) SAP BI
3 3 (1.42%) QlikView
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) LSMW
2 3 (1.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (14.69%) Finance
2 10 (4.74%) Banking
3 6 (2.84%) Retail
4 5 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.37%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Front Office
6 3 (1.42%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) French Language
7 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 73 (34.60%) Consultant
2 68 (32.23%) SAP Consultant
3 53 (25.12%) Analyst
4 44 (20.85%) SAP HR Consultant
5 24 (11.37%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 24 (11.37%) Payroll Consultant
5 24 (11.37%) Business Analyst
6 19 (9.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 19 (9.00%) SAP Analyst
7 18 (8.53%) SAP Manager
8 17 (8.06%) SAP HR Analyst
9 14 (6.64%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.69%) Test Manager
11 11 (5.21%) Test Analyst
12 10 (4.74%) Developer
13 9 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (4.27%) SAP Project Manager
14 8 (3.79%) SAP HCM Consultant
14 8 (3.79%) SAP Business Analyst
15 7 (3.32%) SAP HR Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.37%) SAP Basis
2 4 (1.90%) Web Services
2 4 (1.90%) SAP XI
2 4 (1.90%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (1.42%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (1.42%) XML
3 3 (1.42%) XSD
3 3 (1.42%) XSLT
3 3 (1.42%) WSDL
3 3 (1.42%) UDDI
3 3 (1.42%) SOAP
4 2 (0.95%) Apache Axis
4 2 (0.95%) JAX-WS
4 2 (0.95%) .NET
5 1 (0.47%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.32%) Data Integration
3 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.47%) User Experience
5 1 (0.47%) GIS
5 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.47%) Replication
5 1 (0.47%) Life Science
5 1 (0.47%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.22%) Migration
2 22 (10.43%) Data Migration
3 21 (9.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (8.06%) Integration Testing
5 16 (7.58%) Time Management
6 14 (6.64%) Project Management
7 13 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (5.69%) ERP
8 12 (5.69%) Test Scripting
8 12 (5.69%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (5.21%) Workflow
10 9 (4.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (4.27%) Test Management
11 8 (3.79%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (3.79%) Business Analysis
11 8 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.84%) Data Modelling
12 6 (2.84%) Change Management
12 6 (2.84%) Test Strategy
13 5 (2.37%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.11%) ABAP
2 6 (2.84%) SAPscript
3 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.90%) SQL
4 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.42%) XPath
5 1 (0.47%) C
5 1 (0.47%) Java
5 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.32%) Degree
2 6 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.37%) CIPD
3 5 (2.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.95%) APMP
6 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.47%) ISEB
6 1 (0.47%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 211 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (5.69%) Oracle
3 8 (3.79%) Business Objects
3 8 (3.79%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (3.32%) Adobe
5 6 (2.84%) IBM
6 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.90%) webMethods
7 3 (1.42%) Kenexa
7 3 (1.42%) BEA
8 2 (0.95%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.47%) Syclo
9 1 (0.47%) HP
9 1 (0.47%) Dell
9 1 (0.47%) Epicor
9 1 (0.47%) Citrix
9 1 (0.47%) Remedy
9 1 (0.47%) Ceridian
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £308.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago