The table below looks at the statistics for SAP HCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP HCM over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
Rank 122 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.18% 0.096%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.05% 1.66% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £450 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP HCM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
190 241 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.55% 10.91% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 126 132
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.22% -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

SAP HCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP HCM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP HCM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP HCM across the West Midlands region.

SAP HCM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP HCM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HCM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Solihull - 2 - -
SAP HCM
England

SAP HCM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP HCM 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 HCM.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) SAP HR
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Portal
3 3 (60.00%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management

SAP HCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP HCM 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 HCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP HR
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Payroll
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) HR Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HR Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HR Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP