The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 435 462 422
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -40
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 147 108 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.04% 2.38% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 63
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£423 £443 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £555 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4833 4539 5336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.17% 9.05% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2511 2297 2535
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 54
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.58 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% -20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £58.50 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.41 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.19% -2.70%

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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 +1 116 £420 -5.08% 13
London +20 64 £400 -21.02% 3
West Midlands 0 19 £425 - 4
Scotland - 19 £600 - 3
Aberdeen - 17 £600 - 2
South East -9 14 £484 -22.56% 2
City of London +32 13 £375 -28.57%
Birmingham -2 8 £425 - 4
Middlesex - 6 £484 -
Surrey +2 3 £488 -22.00%
South West -24 3 £283 -33.13%
East Midlands -6 2 - -
East of England -14 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -15 2 £400 -
North West -18 2 - - 3
Manchester +1 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -2 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -11 1 - -
Coventry -13 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 253 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (19.37%) SAP HCM
3 42 (16.60%) SAP Payroll
4 33 (13.04%) Project Management
5 26 (10.28%) Test Scripting
6 25 (9.88%) ERP
7 23 (9.09%) Migration
8 22 (8.70%) Data Migration
9 20 (7.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 20 (7.91%) Finance
10 19 (7.51%) PeopleSoft
10 19 (7.51%) Oracle
11 18 (7.11%) ABAP
11 18 (7.11%) Microsoft
12 17 (6.72%) SuccessFactors
13 16 (6.32%) Time Management
13 16 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (5.93%) Change Management
14 15 (5.93%) SAP Implementation
14 15 (5.93%) Data Integration
15 14 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (5.53%) Workday HCM
16 13 (5.14%) Degree
16 13 (5.14%) Web Services
17 12 (4.74%) XML
17 12 (4.74%) XSD
17 12 (4.74%) XSLT
17 12 (4.74%) SOAP

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 12 (4.74%) AquaLogic
1 12 (4.74%) WebSphere
1 12 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 11 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.98%) MS Project
3 4 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 49 (19.37%) SAP HCM
2 42 (16.60%) SAP Payroll
3 20 (7.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (5.53%) Workday HCM
5 8 (3.16%) SAP FI
6 6 (2.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (2.37%) SAP CO
7 5 (1.98%) SAP HR-PA
8 3 (1.19%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (1.19%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.79%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.79%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.79%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.79%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.79%) SAP MRS
9 2 (0.79%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.40%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.40%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.72%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.37%) SaaS
3 2 (0.79%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.77%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.19%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.40%) MS Access
4 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.58%) LSMW
2 2 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 20 (7.91%) Finance
2 7 (2.77%) Legal
3 5 (1.98%) Local Government
4 4 (1.58%) Law
4 4 (1.58%) German Language
5 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 79 (31.23%) Consultant
2 69 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 65 (25.69%) Analyst
4 55 (21.74%) SAP HR Consultant
5 31 (12.25%) SAP Analyst
6 29 (11.46%) Business Analyst
7 21 (8.30%) SAP HR Analyst
7 21 (8.30%) SAP Manager
8 20 (7.91%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.93%) SAP Project Manager
10 13 (5.14%) Payroll Consultant
11 12 (4.74%) SAP Payroll Consultant
12 11 (4.35%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
13 10 (3.95%) Test Leader
13 10 (3.95%) Test Analyst
14 9 (3.56%) Tester
14 9 (3.56%) SAP Business Analyst
15 8 (3.16%) Technical Business Analyst
15 8 (3.16%) Data Analyst
15 8 (3.16%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.14%) Web Services
2 12 (4.74%) XML
2 12 (4.74%) XSD
2 12 (4.74%) XSLT
2 12 (4.74%) UDDI
2 12 (4.74%) WSDL
2 12 (4.74%) SOAP
2 12 (4.74%) Apache Axis
2 12 (4.74%) JAX-WS
3 7 (2.77%) SAP ALE
4 4 (1.58%) BAPI
5 2 (0.79%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.79%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.79%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.93%) Data Integration
2 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.37%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.79%) FMCG
4 2 (0.79%) E-Learning
4 2 (0.79%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.40%) PMI
5 1 (0.40%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.04%) Project Management
2 26 (10.28%) Test Scripting
3 25 (9.88%) ERP
4 23 (9.09%) Migration
5 22 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 16 (6.32%) Time Management
6 16 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (5.93%) Change Management
7 15 (5.93%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (4.74%) E-business
9 12 (4.74%) SOA
10 11 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (3.95%) Performance Management
11 10 (3.95%) Business Analysis
12 9 (3.56%) CRM
12 9 (3.56%) Integration Testing
13 8 (3.16%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.11%) ABAP
2 12 (4.74%) XPath
3 6 (2.37%) SQL
4 2 (0.79%) VBA
5 1 (0.40%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.14%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) ISEB
3 3 (1.19%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.79%) PMP
4 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) CIPD
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.77%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 253 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (7.51%) Oracle
2 19 (7.51%) PeopleSoft
3 18 (7.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.74%) BEA
4 12 (4.74%) IBM
5 5 (1.98%) Adobe
6 2 (0.79%) HP
6 2 (0.79%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.79%) Northgate
7 1 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.40%) i-GRasp
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