The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Payroll skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Payroll over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Payroll Management (HR-PY)
Rank 634 623 573
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -50
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 22 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.047% 0.047%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 14
Median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £346 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £484 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -

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
4228 4495 4963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.14% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2606 2550 2787
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 46 54
Median hourly rate £26.75 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £56.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

SAP Payroll
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP Payroll as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Payroll within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 19 £410 -3.52%
West Midlands - 6 £488 -
London -15 5 £430 +1.17%
South West - 4 £400 -
Wales +15 2 £350 -12.60%
Bournemouth - 2 £400 -
Dorset - 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
South Wales +2 1 £350 -12.60%
South East 0 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £500 -
Newbury - 1 - -

SAP Payroll
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Payroll also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Payroll.

1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 64 (82.05%) SAP HR
3 22 (28.21%) SAP HCM
4 19 (24.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (23.08%) Migration
6 17 (21.79%) Time Management
7 13 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
8 12 (15.38%) Data Migration
8 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (14.10%) Performance Management
9 11 (14.10%) Workflow
9 11 (14.10%) Project Management
9 11 (14.10%) ABAP
10 10 (12.82%) Finance
11 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
11 9 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
12 8 (10.26%) ERP
12 8 (10.26%) Change Management
13 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
14 5 (6.41%) SAP Portal
15 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
15 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
15 4 (5.13%) Data Mapping
15 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
16 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
16 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
16 3 (3.85%) Defect Management
16 3 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN

SAP Payroll
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) SAP Portal
2 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 64 (82.05%) SAP HR
2 22 (28.21%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.28%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) GIS
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.56%) LSMW
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Back Office
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Legal
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Consultant
2 28 (35.90%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (32.05%) Payroll Consultant
4 24 (30.77%) HR Consultant
5 23 (29.49%) SAP Payroll Consultant
6 21 (26.92%) Analyst
7 20 (25.64%) SAP HR Consultant
8 19 (24.36%) SAP Analyst
9 17 (21.79%) HR Analyst
9 17 (21.79%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
10 16 (20.51%) SAP HR Analyst
11 9 (11.54%) Payroll Manager
11 9 (11.54%) Project Manager
11 9 (11.54%) SAP Manager
12 8 (10.26%) SAP HCM Consultant
13 7 (8.97%) HR Manager
13 7 (8.97%) SAP HR Project Manager
13 7 (8.97%) SAP Project Manager
14 5 (6.41%) SAP Test Analyst
14 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (23.08%) Migration
3 17 (21.79%) Time Management
4 12 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 11 (14.10%) Performance Management
5 11 (14.10%) Project Management
5 11 (14.10%) Workflow
6 9 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 8 (10.26%) Change Management
7 8 (10.26%) ERP
8 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.13%) Data Mapping
9 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.85%) Defect Management
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) ABAP
2 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.85%) NetApp
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft