The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Payroll Management (HR-PY)
Rank 551 540 510
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 32 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.027% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.30% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 9
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£375 £374 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4581 4405 3972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.98% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2273 1903
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

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 30 January 2015.

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 15 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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 24 £375 +0.33% 2
South East +4 9 £450 +50.00% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 - 1
North West - 2 £340 - 1
London -7 1 £390 -17.89%
South West - 1 £275 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Preston - - - -
Slough - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Chorley - - - -
Somerset - - - -

SAP Payroll
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 52 (81.25%) SAP HR
3 13 (20.31%) Migration
4 10 (15.63%) Data Migration
5 8 (12.50%) SAP HCM
5 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Finance
7 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) Time Management
8 5 (7.81%) Data Reconciliation
8 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.25%) Test Planning
9 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
9 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (6.25%) Data Mapping
9 4 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (6.25%) ABAP
9 4 (6.25%) LSMW
10 3 (4.69%) SQL
10 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL
10 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
10 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.69%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (4.69%) Data Extraction
10 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
10 3 (4.69%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (4.69%) Data Architecture

SAP Payroll
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 52 (81.25%) SAP HR
2 8 (12.50%) SAP HCM
3 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) LSMW
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (57.81%) Consultant
2 36 (56.25%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (46.88%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 30 (46.88%) Payroll Consultant
4 25 (39.06%) SAP HR Consultant
5 20 (31.25%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 9 (14.06%) Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Project Manager
8 7 (10.94%) SAP Manager
8 7 (10.94%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) SAP HR Project Manager
10 5 (7.81%) SAP HR Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Data Manager
11 3 (4.69%) Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
12 2 (3.13%) SAP Test Analyst
13 1 (1.56%) Payroll Manager
13 1 (1.56%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Data Extraction
2 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Migration
2 10 (15.63%) Data Migration
3 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.38%) Project Management
4 6 (9.38%) Time Management
5 5 (7.81%) Data Reconciliation
6 4 (6.25%) Test Planning
6 4 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (6.25%) Data Mapping
7 3 (4.69%) ITIL
7 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
7 3 (4.69%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Validation
8 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.56%) Data Management
9 1 (1.56%) Logistics
9 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) ABAP
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.69%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) NetApp
4 1 (1.56%) Guidewire