The table below looks at the statistics for SuccessFactors skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SuccessFactors over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP SuccessFactors
Rank 559 580 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing SuccessFactors 45 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.013% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.26% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
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 Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1991 1247 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.43% 2.36% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 826 399
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 18
Average hourly rate £21.56 £17.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% -32.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £46.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -32.14%

SuccessFactors
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SuccessFactors within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SuccessFactors Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SuccessFactors
Daily Rate Trend

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

SuccessFactors Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SuccessFactors
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SuccessFactors within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SuccessFactors Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SuccessFactors
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SuccessFactors Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SuccessFactors
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SuccessFactors within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +11 41 £500 -9.09% 10
London +23 16 £225 -59.09% 7
North West - 16 £585 - 1
City of London +33 5 - - 2
South East - 3 £500 - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £750 - 1
Reading - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
East of England - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1

SuccessFactors
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SuccessFactors 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 SuccessFactors.

1 58 (75.32%) SAP
2 30 (38.96%) SaaS
3 22 (28.57%) SQL
4 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (25.97%) ResourceLink
5 19 (24.68%) Degree
5 19 (24.68%) Java
6 18 (23.38%) PL/SQL
7 17 (22.08%) VBA
7 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
8 16 (20.78%) SC Cleared
8 16 (20.78%) Perl
8 16 (20.78%) Python
8 16 (20.78%) Dell
8 16 (20.78%) Software AG
8 16 (20.78%) Shell Script
8 16 (20.78%) webMethods
9 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
10 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 9 (11.69%) SAP HR
12 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.39%) Performance Management
13 7 (9.09%) Change Management
14 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
14 6 (7.79%) HTML
14 6 (7.79%) SAP HCM
15 5 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (6.49%) Analytics
15 5 (6.49%) Migration
15 5 (6.49%) Identity Management

SuccessFactors
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SuccessFactors 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 SuccessFactors. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.60%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (25.97%) ResourceLink
2 9 (11.69%) SAP HR
3 6 (7.79%) SAP HCM
4 2 (2.60%) Agresso
4 2 (2.60%) SAP EHS
5 1 (1.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (38.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Publishing
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Architect
2 16 (20.78%) Consultant
3 10 (12.99%) Integration Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Tester
7 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Deployment Project Manager
9 2 (2.60%) SAP HCM Consultant
10 1 (1.30%) Integration Specialist
10 1 (1.30%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 4 (5.19%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) Middleware
3 2 (2.60%) LAMP
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.30%) J2EE
4 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) PMI
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
1 8 (10.39%) Performance Management
2 7 (9.09%) Change Management
3 5 (6.49%) Identity Management
3 5 (6.49%) Migration
3 5 (6.49%) Analytics
4 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
4 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.19%) CRM
5 3 (3.90%) ERP
5 3 (3.90%) Project Management
5 3 (3.90%) Programme Management
5 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.90%) Time Management
5 3 (3.90%) Waterfall
6 2 (2.60%) Line Management
6 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.60%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) SQL
2 19 (24.68%) Java
3 18 (23.38%) PL/SQL
4 17 (22.08%) VBA
5 16 (20.78%) Python
5 16 (20.78%) Shell Script
5 16 (20.78%) Perl
6 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Degree
2 17 (22.08%) Security Cleared
3 16 (20.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) SAP
2 16 (20.78%) Dell
2 16 (20.78%) Software AG
2 16 (20.78%) webMethods
3 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle
5 2 (2.60%) Verint
5 2 (2.60%) Kronos
5 2 (2.60%) Open Text
6 1 (1.30%) SumTotal
6 1 (1.30%) Saba
6 1 (1.30%) i-GRasp
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