The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP HCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP HCM over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 588 576
Rank change year-on-year +48 -12  
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 40 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.080% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.10% 0.96% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 20
Median daily rate £463 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £300 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £429
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £162.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP HCM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3650 4079 4344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.59% 8.37% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2177 2543 2596
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 49 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.40 £99.00 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

SAP HCM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP HCM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP HCM in England

SAP HCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP HCM in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP HCM in England

SAP HCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP HCM in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP HCM in England

SAP HCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP HCM in England

SAP HCM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HCM within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
London +10 18 £450 +5.88%
South East +48 10 £483 -3.50%
North West +29 3 £500 +73.91% 1
West Midlands +18 3 £500 -9.09%
East of England - 1 £280 -
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP HCM
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP HCM.

1 102 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (48.04%) SAP HR
3 34 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
4 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
5 22 (21.57%) SAP Payroll
6 18 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 18 (17.65%) Time Management
7 17 (16.67%) Migration
8 11 (10.78%) Performance Management
8 11 (10.78%) Data Migration
9 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.86%) Dell
11 6 (5.88%) IBM
11 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (4.90%) Boomi
12 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 5 (4.90%) DevOps
12 5 (4.90%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (4.90%) WebSphere
12 5 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (4.90%) Test Scripting
12 5 (4.90%) DataPower
12 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.90%) Change Management
12 5 (4.90%) .NET
12 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
12 5 (4.90%) XML
12 5 (4.90%) CRM

SAP HCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.90%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 49 (48.04%) SAP HR
2 22 (21.57%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.96%) Endur
5 1 (0.98%) iTrent
5 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.98%) SAP HR-PA
5 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.98%) SAP PA-EC
5 1 (0.98%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.98%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.98%) SAP Travel Management
5 1 (0.98%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (4.90%) Boomi
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) HTTP
1 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) LSMW
General
1 4 (3.92%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Legal
2 3 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (60.78%) Consultant
2 61 (59.80%) SAP Consultant
3 49 (48.04%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 13 (12.75%) Functional Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) Architect
5 12 (11.76%) HR Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 12 (11.76%) SAP HR Consultant
6 10 (9.80%) Analyst
7 9 (8.82%) SAP Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Payroll Consultant
8 8 (7.84%) SAP Payroll Consultant
8 8 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.90%) HR Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) SAP Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Integration Developer
11 4 (3.92%) SAP HR Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) .NET
1 5 (4.90%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (4.90%) XML
2 4 (3.92%) JSON
2 4 (3.92%) RESTful
2 4 (3.92%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (3.92%) XSLT
3 1 (0.98%) REST
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.98%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) DataPower
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.98%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.98%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) Time Management
2 17 (16.67%) Migration
3 11 (10.78%) Data Migration
3 11 (10.78%) Performance Management
4 10 (9.80%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.90%) Change Management
6 5 (4.90%) CRM
6 5 (4.90%) DevOps
6 5 (4.90%) ERP
6 5 (4.90%) Test Scripting
6 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.92%) API Development
7 4 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.92%) OO
7 4 (3.92%) Open Source
7 4 (3.92%) Project Management
7 4 (3.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.92%) Java
3 3 (2.94%) C
4 2 (1.96%) ABAP
5 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (6.86%) Dell
3 6 (5.88%) IBM
4 4 (3.92%) Workday
5 2 (1.96%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.98%) Ariba
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow