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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Human Resources (HR)
Rank 484 491 406
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -85
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 129 83 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.55% 1.78% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 96
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£420 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £316 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
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
5062 4674 5408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.10% 8.87% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2646 2465 2663
Average daily rate £450 £434 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 85 66
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £11.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 97 £400 -5.88% 10
London +26 55 £396 -20.75% 2
West Midlands +10 18 £431 +105.35% 2
Scotland - 15 £600 -
Aberdeen - 13 £600 -
City of London +26 11 £413 -21.42%
Birmingham +8 10 £425 +102.38% 2
South East -8 7 £400 -11.11% 3
Coventry - 4 £475 -
Hampshire - 3 £400 -
Yorkshire 0 2 - -
West Yorkshire -1 2 - -
North West -2 2 - -
South West -36 2 £283 -33.13%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £400 - 2
Leeds 0 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - -
Surrey -5 1 £488 - 2
Cambridgeshire -6 1 - -
North East -22 1 - - 1
East of England -28 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Essex - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Leicester - - - -

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 52 (21.14%) SAP HCM
3 39 (15.85%) SAP Payroll
4 31 (12.60%) Migration
5 29 (11.79%) PeopleSoft
6 27 (10.98%) Test Scripting
6 27 (10.98%) Data Migration
7 25 (10.16%) Project Management
8 21 (8.54%) ABAP
9 20 (8.13%) Oracle
9 20 (8.13%) ERP
9 20 (8.13%) Finance
10 19 (7.72%) Microsoft
10 19 (7.72%) SuccessFactors
11 18 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (6.91%) Data Integration
12 17 (6.91%) Change Management
12 17 (6.91%) Workday HCM
13 16 (6.50%) SAP Implementation
14 15 (6.10%) QA
14 15 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 15 (6.10%) Web Services
14 15 (6.10%) XSLT
15 14 (5.69%) XML
15 14 (5.69%) XSD
15 14 (5.69%) SOAP
15 14 (5.69%) MS Excel
15 14 (5.69%) SOA
15 14 (5.69%) UDDI
15 14 (5.69%) WSDL

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.69%) AquaLogic
1 14 (5.69%) WebSphere
1 14 (5.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.63%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.81%) CMS
4 2 (0.81%) SAP EP
4 2 (0.81%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 14 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.03%) MS Project
4 2 (0.81%) MS Office
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 52 (21.14%) SAP HCM
2 39 (15.85%) SAP Payroll
3 17 (6.91%) Workday HCM
4 15 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (2.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (2.85%) SAP CO
5 7 (2.85%) SAP FI
6 5 (2.03%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 5 (2.03%) SAP HR-PA
7 3 (1.22%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.81%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.81%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.41%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.41%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.41%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.41%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.41%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.72%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (2.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.25%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.81%) SAP BI
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.81%) MS Access
3 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) LSMW
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 20 (8.13%) Finance
2 7 (2.85%) Legal
3 4 (1.63%) German Language
4 3 (1.22%) Local Government
4 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.22%) Law
5 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.81%) Retail
5 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (32.11%) Consultant
2 69 (28.05%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (24.39%) Analyst
4 50 (20.33%) SAP HR Consultant
5 28 (11.38%) SAP Analyst
6 27 (10.98%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.72%) SAP HR Analyst
8 18 (7.32%) SAP Manager
9 16 (6.50%) SAP HCM Consultant
10 13 (5.28%) Payroll Consultant
11 12 (4.88%) Project Manager
12 11 (4.47%) Tester
12 11 (4.47%) SAP Payroll Consultant
13 10 (4.07%) SAP Project Manager
13 10 (4.07%) Developer
13 10 (4.07%) Test Analyst
14 9 (3.66%) Data Analyst
14 9 (3.66%) Trainer
14 9 (3.66%) SAP Trainer
14 9 (3.66%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.10%) Web Services
1 15 (6.10%) XSLT
2 14 (5.69%) UDDI
2 14 (5.69%) WSDL
2 14 (5.69%) XML
2 14 (5.69%) XSD
2 14 (5.69%) SOAP
2 14 (5.69%) Apache Axis
2 14 (5.69%) JAX-WS
3 6 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
4 5 (2.03%) BAPI
5 4 (1.63%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.81%) SAP TM
6 2 (0.81%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.41%) JDBC
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.91%) Data Integration
2 9 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.44%) Learning Management System
4 3 (1.22%) Data Conversion
5 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.81%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.60%) Migration
2 27 (10.98%) Test Scripting
2 27 (10.98%) Data Migration
3 25 (10.16%) Project Management
4 20 (8.13%) ERP
5 18 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (6.91%) Change Management
7 16 (6.50%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (5.69%) Data Cleansing
8 14 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (5.69%) E-business
8 14 (5.69%) SOA
8 14 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (4.88%) Time Management
10 11 (4.47%) Performance Management
11 10 (4.07%) Integration Testing
11 10 (4.07%) Data Management
12 9 (3.66%) Business Analysis
13 8 (3.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.54%) ABAP
2 14 (5.69%) XPath
3 4 (1.63%) SQL
4 3 (1.22%) VBA
5 1 (0.41%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.28%) Degree
2 3 (1.22%) ISEB
3 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) CIPD
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.10%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (11.79%) PeopleSoft
3 20 (8.13%) Oracle
4 19 (7.72%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.69%) BEA
5 14 (5.69%) IBM
6 6 (2.44%) Adobe
7 2 (0.81%) HP
7 2 (0.81%) Northgate
8 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago