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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 499 507 398
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -109
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 113 79 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.23% 1.68% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 111
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 - £13.00

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
5057 4689 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2483 2721
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 81
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

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 September 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 September 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 +4 87 £400 -5.88% 13
London +31 46 £400 -11.11% 5
West Midlands -9 16 £438 +34.61%
City of London +36 14 £425 +13.33% 3
Birmingham +4 10 £431 +105.35%
Scotland - 10 £500 -
Aberdeen - 9 £500 -
South East +2 6 £444 -1.38% 2
South West -45 4 £283 -33.33% 4
Coventry - 4 £475 -
North West -8 3 £313 -39.02%
Hampshire - 3 £400 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 2 - -
Yorkshire -2 2 - -
North East -34 2 £425 -2.85% 1
East Midlands 0 1 - -
Surrey -4 1 £488 - 1
Manchester -14 1 £313 -43.18%
Leeds - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Luton - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Winchester - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 250 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (20.40%) SAP HCM
3 41 (16.40%) SAP Payroll
4 34 (13.60%) Migration
5 30 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
5 30 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 26 (10.40%) Test Scripting
7 24 (9.60%) Finance
8 23 (9.20%) ABAP
8 23 (9.20%) Project Management
9 20 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (7.60%) Oracle
11 18 (7.20%) MS Excel
11 18 (7.20%) ERP
11 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
11 18 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (6.80%) Data Integration
12 17 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
13 16 (6.40%) Workday HCM
14 15 (6.00%) SuccessFactors
14 15 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 15 (6.00%) QA
14 15 (6.00%) Web Services
14 15 (6.00%) XSLT
14 15 (6.00%) Change Management
15 14 (5.60%) E-business
15 14 (5.60%) XML
15 14 (5.60%) XSD
15 14 (5.60%) SOA
15 14 (5.60%) UDDI

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (5.60%) AquaLogic
1 14 (5.60%) WebSphere
1 14 (5.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.60%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.80%) SAP EP
4 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.00%) MS Project
5 3 (1.20%) MS Office
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 51 (20.40%) SAP HCM
2 41 (16.40%) SAP Payroll
3 16 (6.40%) Workday HCM
4 15 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (2.40%) SAP FI
5 6 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (2.40%) SAP HR-PA
5 6 (2.40%) SAP CO
6 5 (2.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 3 (1.20%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.80%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.80%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.80%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.40%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.40%) SAP LE
9 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.40%) SAP MRS
9 1 (0.40%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.00%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.20%) SAP BW
2 4 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.80%) MS Access
4 2 (0.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) LSMW
1 3 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 24 (9.60%) Finance
2 5 (2.00%) Legal
3 4 (1.60%) German Language
4 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.80%) Retail
4 2 (0.80%) Local Government
5 1 (0.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.40%) French Language
5 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.40%) Back Office
5 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.40%) Automotive
5 1 (0.40%) Law
5 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (32.40%) Consultant
2 71 (28.40%) SAP Consultant
3 59 (23.60%) Analyst
4 50 (20.00%) SAP HR Consultant
5 26 (10.40%) Business Analyst
6 24 (9.60%) SAP Analyst
7 17 (6.80%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 16 (6.40%) SAP HR Analyst
8 16 (6.40%) Payroll Consultant
8 16 (6.40%) SAP Manager
9 13 (5.20%) SAP Payroll Consultant
9 13 (5.20%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.40%) Tester
11 10 (4.00%) Developer
11 10 (4.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
12 9 (3.60%) SAP Developer
12 9 (3.60%) SAP Trainer
12 9 (3.60%) SAP Project Manager
12 9 (3.60%) Trainer
13 8 (3.20%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.00%) Web Services
1 15 (6.00%) XSLT
2 14 (5.60%) XML
2 14 (5.60%) XSD
2 14 (5.60%) UDDI
2 14 (5.60%) SOAP
2 14 (5.60%) WSDL
2 14 (5.60%) Apache Axis
2 14 (5.60%) JAX-WS
3 7 (2.80%) Web Dynpro
4 5 (2.00%) BAPI
5 3 (1.20%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.80%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (0.80%) SAP TM
7 1 (0.40%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (0.40%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.80%) Data Integration
3 10 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.00%) Learning Management System
5 3 (1.20%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.80%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.40%) User Experience
7 1 (0.40%) Economics
7 1 (0.40%) Statistics
7 1 (0.40%) FMCG
7 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) UNIX
1 1 (0.40%) Windows
1 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.60%) Migration
2 30 (12.00%) Data Migration
3 26 (10.40%) Test Scripting
4 23 (9.20%) Project Management
5 18 (7.20%) ERP
5 18 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
7 15 (6.00%) Change Management
8 14 (5.60%) E-business
8 14 (5.60%) SOA
8 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (5.60%) SAP Implementation
9 13 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (4.80%) Time Management
11 11 (4.40%) Performance Management
12 10 (4.00%) Integration Testing
12 10 (4.00%) Data Management
12 10 (4.00%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.60%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.20%) ABAP
2 14 (5.60%) XPath
3 8 (3.20%) SQL
4 3 (1.20%) VBA
5 1 (0.40%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) ISEB
2 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
Vendors
1 250 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
3 19 (7.60%) Oracle
4 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.60%) BEA
5 14 (5.60%) IBM
6 7 (2.80%) Adobe
7 4 (1.60%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.80%) HP
8 2 (0.80%) Northgate
9 1 (0.40%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.40%) MicroStrategy
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago