The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Payroll 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 Payroll over the 3 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Payroll Management (HR-PY)
Rank 565 502 563
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +61
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 31 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.10% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.65% 1.12% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 6
Average daily rate £400 £438 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £322 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £563 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £463 £338
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +37.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4804 4379 5665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.54% 9.03% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2723 2240 2811
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 79 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £62.75 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +89.00%

SAP Payroll
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Payroll Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Payroll
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Payroll Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Payroll
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Payroll within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SAP Payroll Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Payroll
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Payroll Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Payroll
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Payroll within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -67 29 £400 -8.57% 3
London -20 8 £425 +21.42%
Yorkshire -25 4 - - 1
City of London -5 3 £425 -2.85%
West Yorkshire -23 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 - -
North East - 1 £325 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 £325 - 2
Halifax - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 1

SAP Payroll
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll.

1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (64.29%) SAP HR
3 12 (28.57%) Local Government
4 8 (19.05%) SAP HCM
5 7 (16.67%) Finance
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Degree
8 4 (9.52%) ERP
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
9 3 (7.14%) Time Management
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) LSMW
10 2 (4.76%) ResourceLink
10 2 (4.76%) Test Management
10 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.76%) SAP Security
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle
10 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
11 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
11 1 (2.38%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (2.38%) Law
11 1 (2.38%) Migration
11 1 (2.38%) Banking
11 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
11 1 (2.38%) SQL
11 1 (2.38%) ABAP

SAP Payroll
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 27 (64.29%) SAP HR
2 8 (19.05%) SAP HCM
3 2 (4.76%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) LSMW
General
1 12 (28.57%) Local Government
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Consultant
1 14 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (21.43%) SAP HR Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) SAP Manager
4 5 (11.90%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) SAP HR Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Change Manager
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Support
7 2 (4.76%) SAP HR Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Project Management
1 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (9.52%) ERP
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Time Management
3 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) Test Management
4 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (4.76%) SAP Security
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.38%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.38%) CRM
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.38%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Data Governance
5 1 (2.38%) System Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
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