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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 466 469 413
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -56
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 130 113 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.68% 2.42% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 60 57
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£406 £330 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.10% -25.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £146 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £553 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £350 £428
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.40 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.40 - -

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
4846 4674 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 9.06% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2508 2312
Average daily rate £440 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.03 £56.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -26 108 £400 +23.07% 8
London -8 36 £380 +16.92% 5
South East -10 23 £400 +50.94% 1
North West +4 15 £350 -
City of London +4 9 £390 +122.85% 1
Surrey - 7 £525 - 1
Scotland +1 6 £516 +50.72% 1
West Midlands -12 6 £475 +35.71%
Hampshire -14 5 £400 -
Lancashire - 5 £350 -
Derbyshire +15 4 - -
East Midlands +2 4 - -
South West -23 4 £413 -30.78%
Preston - 4 £350 -
Manchester -8 3 £650 -
Aberdeen +8 2 £520 +35.06% 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Chesterfield -4 1 - -
East of England -17 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £413 -
Taunton - 1 £413 -
Winchester - 1 £450 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - -
Watford - - - -
Slough - - - -
Chorley - - - -
Coventry - - - -

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 243 (100.00%) SAP
2 62 (25.51%) SAP Payroll
3 42 (17.28%) Migration
3 42 (17.28%) SAP HCM
4 33 (13.58%) Data Migration
4 33 (13.58%) Finance
5 31 (12.76%) ABAP
6 24 (9.88%) SuccessFactors
7 21 (8.64%) PeopleSoft
8 18 (7.41%) Test Scripting
9 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
10 16 (6.58%) Time Management
10 16 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (6.17%) Data Cleansing
12 14 (5.76%) Change Management
12 14 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (5.35%) QA
13 13 (5.35%) SAP BW
13 13 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (4.94%) Project Management
15 11 (4.53%) Adobe
16 10 (4.12%) Data Mapping
17 9 (3.70%) Data Integration
17 9 (3.70%) Degree
17 9 (3.70%) Data Modelling
17 9 (3.70%) ETL
17 9 (3.70%) ERP
17 9 (3.70%) SQL
17 9 (3.70%) Web Dynpro
17 9 (3.70%) Workflow

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (2.88%) NetWeaver
2 6 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.06%) AquaLogic
3 5 (2.06%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.82%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.82%) MS Project
5 2 (0.82%) MS Office
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 62 (25.51%) SAP Payroll
2 42 (17.28%) SAP HCM
3 7 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (2.88%) Workday HCM
4 6 (2.47%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 5 (2.06%) SAP BPC
6 4 (1.65%) SAP HR-PA
7 3 (1.23%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (1.23%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.23%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.82%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.82%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.41%) SAP EHS
9 1 (0.41%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.41%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.88%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.35%) SAP BW
2 6 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.23%) SAP BI
4 3 (1.23%) QlikView
5 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (0.82%) MS Access
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) LSMW
2 3 (1.23%) Toad
3 2 (0.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 33 (13.58%) Finance
2 6 (2.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.65%) Front Office
5 3 (1.23%) Legal
5 3 (1.23%) French Language
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Back Office
6 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 100 (41.15%) Consultant
2 90 (37.04%) SAP Consultant
3 57 (23.46%) SAP HR Consultant
4 42 (17.28%) Analyst
5 34 (13.99%) Payroll Consultant
6 30 (12.35%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 25 (10.29%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
8 19 (7.82%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 16 (6.58%) SAP Manager
10 15 (6.17%) Developer
10 15 (6.17%) Business Analyst
11 14 (5.76%) Project Manager
11 14 (5.76%) SAP Analyst
12 12 (4.94%) SAP HR Analyst
13 9 (3.70%) SAP Developer
13 9 (3.70%) Test Analyst
14 7 (2.88%) Tester
14 7 (2.88%) SAP Project Manager
14 7 (2.88%) ABAP Developer
15 6 (2.47%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.70%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (2.47%) SAP Smart Forms
2 6 (2.47%) XSLT
3 5 (2.06%) SOAP
3 5 (2.06%) Web Services
3 5 (2.06%) XML
3 5 (2.06%) XSD
3 5 (2.06%) WSDL
3 5 (2.06%) UDDI
4 4 (1.65%) JAX-WS
4 4 (1.65%) Apache Axis
4 4 (1.65%) BAPI
5 3 (1.23%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.41%) .NET
6 1 (0.41%) JDBC
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.23%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.23%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.23%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.41%) Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Economics
6 1 (0.41%) Statistics
6 1 (0.41%) FMCG
6 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.41%) UNIX
1 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.28%) Migration
2 33 (13.58%) Data Migration
3 18 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 16 (6.58%) Time Management
4 16 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (6.17%) Data Cleansing
6 14 (5.76%) Change Management
7 13 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (4.94%) Project Management
9 10 (4.12%) Data Mapping
10 9 (3.70%) Data Modelling
10 9 (3.70%) ETL
10 9 (3.70%) ERP
10 9 (3.70%) Workflow
11 8 (3.29%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (2.88%) Data Analysis
12 7 (2.88%) Performance Management
12 7 (2.88%) Data Reconciliation
12 7 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.76%) ABAP
2 9 (3.70%) SQL
3 7 (2.88%) SAPscript
4 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.06%) XPath
6 2 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (3.70%) Degree
2 6 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.35%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 243 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (8.64%) PeopleSoft
3 11 (4.53%) Adobe
4 8 (3.29%) Oracle
5 7 (2.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.47%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.06%) BEA
7 5 (2.06%) IBM
8 3 (1.23%) webMethods
8 3 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (0.41%) Remedy
9 1 (0.41%) Epicor
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) Northgate
9 1 (0.41%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
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