Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 22 October 2019 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 S/4HANA
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 299 528 656
Rank change year-on-year +229 +128 +175
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 673 345 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.09% 5.79% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 171 104
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £425 £400 £388
90th Percentile £886 £725 £750
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
England median hourly rate £52.50 £73.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £73.34 -
% change year-on-year -28.42% - -

SAP S/4HANA is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,568 5,961 7,664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.19% 6.31% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,353 3,527 4,622
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +3.93%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £662 £660 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 71 76
England median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.42% -7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £11.31 £11.67 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £61.25 £48.92
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £24.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +32.29% -11.93% +9.00%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
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 S/4HANA within the England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +181 277 £575 - 10
South East +120 185 £490 -10.91% 10
North of England +77 82 £600 +41.18% 9
North West +54 60 £650 - 6
Midlands +67 53 £650 +18.18% 1
West Midlands +39 45 £650 +26.83% 1
South West +10 19 £475 -43.79%
East of England +29 17 £525 +16.67% 4
Yorkshire +22 17 £525 +23.53% 3
North East +15 4 - -
East Midlands +22 1 - -
South Coast -3 1 £275 -
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP S/4HANA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA.

1 655 (97.33%) SAP
2 190 (28.23%) Finance
3 110 (16.34%) Migration
4 103 (15.30%) Ariba
5 93 (13.82%) ERP
6 69 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (8.92%) SAP HANA
8 57 (8.47%) SAP FI
9 56 (8.32%) Project Management
10 54 (8.02%) SuccessFactors
11 51 (7.58%) Manufacturing
12 48 (7.13%) SAP CO
12 48 (7.13%) SAP Fiori
13 47 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (6.98%) Logistics
14 46 (6.84%) Data Migration
15 45 (6.69%) SAP FI/CO
15 45 (6.69%) ABAP
15 45 (6.69%) Order to Cash
16 43 (6.39%) Retail
17 40 (5.94%) Concur
18 38 (5.65%) Change Management
19 36 (5.35%) SAP Implementation
19 36 (5.35%) Record to Report
19 36 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
20 34 (5.05%) SAP BW
21 31 (4.61%) Business Transformation
21 31 (4.61%) Procure-to-Pay
21 31 (4.61%) SAP IBP
21 31 (4.61%) SAP MDG

SAP S/4HANA
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 9 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.89%) NetWeaver
3 5 (0.74%) SAP Portal
4 3 (0.45%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.15%) Apache
5 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.15%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (8.47%) SAP FI
2 48 (7.13%) SAP CO
3 45 (6.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 31 (4.61%) SAP IBP
4 31 (4.61%) SAP MDG
5 25 (3.71%) SAP ERP
6 24 (3.57%) SAP SD
7 22 (3.27%) SAP BPC
7 22 (3.27%) SAP MM
8 21 (3.12%) SAP PP
9 19 (2.82%) SAP HCM
10 17 (2.53%) SAP HR
11 15 (2.23%) SAP Retail
12 14 (2.08%) SAP MDM
13 10 (1.49%) SAP FSCM
14 9 (1.34%) SAP SCM
15 8 (1.19%) OpenText VIM for SAP
15 8 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 8 (1.19%) SAP WM
16 7 (1.04%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.02%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (1.63%) Azure
3 7 (1.04%) Office 365
4 6 (0.89%) AWS
5 5 (0.74%) PaaS
5 5 (0.74%) SaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Boomi
6 2 (0.30%) Yammer
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.15%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Leonardo
7 1 (0.15%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.89%) RTP
2 4 (0.59%) HTTP
3 3 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.30%) MPLS
4 2 (0.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.15%) Firewall
5 1 (0.15%) FTP
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
5 1 (0.15%) VLAN
5 1 (0.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.92%) SAP HANA
2 34 (5.05%) SAP BW
3 11 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 10 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (1.04%) Big Data
6 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.45%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.30%) MS Access
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.15%) Power BI
9 1 (0.15%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (0.59%) LSMW
2 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.45%) PVCS
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 190 (28.23%) Finance
2 51 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 43 (6.39%) Retail
4 13 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (1.34%) General Ledger
6 7 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.04%) French Language
7 6 (0.89%) Banking
8 5 (0.74%) Billing
8 5 (0.74%) Legal
9 4 (0.59%) Back Office
9 4 (0.59%) German Language
9 4 (0.59%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.45%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.30%) Games
11 2 (0.30%) Marketing
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 278 (41.31%) Consultant
2 266 (39.52%) SAP Consultant
3 129 (19.17%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 104 (15.45%) Architect
5 96 (14.26%) SAP Manager
6 88 (13.08%) SAP Architect
7 48 (7.13%) Project Manager
8 45 (6.69%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
9 42 (6.24%) SAP Project Manager
10 40 (5.94%) Analyst
10 40 (5.94%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 39 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (4.46%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 28 (4.16%) SAP Analyst
14 25 (3.71%) SAP FI Consultant
15 24 (3.57%) SAP CO Consultant
16 23 (3.42%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
17 22 (3.27%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 20 (2.97%) Business Analyst
19 18 (2.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.13%) SAP Fiori
2 21 (3.12%) SAP PI
3 14 (2.08%) IDoc
4 10 (1.49%) Web Services
5 9 (1.34%) SAP Basis
5 9 (1.34%) SAPUI5
6 8 (1.19%) Middleware
6 8 (1.19%) SAP XI
7 7 (1.04%) EDI
8 6 (0.89%) SAP TM
9 5 (0.74%) BAPI
10 4 (0.59%) REST
10 4 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
10 4 (0.59%) XML
11 3 (0.45%) SAP ALE
11 3 (0.45%) SAP Core Interface
12 1 (0.15%) jQuery
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.15%) SAP Business Workflow
12 1 (0.15%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.53%) e-Learning
4 10 (1.49%) FMCG
5 8 (1.19%) User Experience
6 7 (1.04%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (0.74%) Private Cloud
8 5 (0.74%) Replication
9 3 (0.45%) Clustering
9 3 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.45%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.30%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.30%) PMI
10 2 (0.30%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.15%) Derivative
11 1 (0.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.74%) Linux
1 5 (0.74%) Windows
2 4 (0.59%) SUSE
3 3 (0.45%) AIX
3 3 (0.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (16.34%) Migration
2 93 (13.82%) ERP
3 69 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (8.32%) Project Management
5 47 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (6.98%) Logistics
6 46 (6.84%) Data Migration
7 45 (6.69%) Order to Cash
8 38 (5.65%) Change Management
9 36 (5.35%) Record to Report
9 36 (5.35%) SAP Implementation
10 31 (4.61%) Business Transformation
10 31 (4.61%) Procure-to-Pay
11 27 (4.01%) Analytics
12 26 (3.86%) CRM
13 21 (3.12%) Workflow
14 20 (2.97%) Data Modelling
14 20 (2.97%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (2.97%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (2.82%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (6.69%) ABAP
2 11 (1.63%) SQL
3 10 (1.49%) Java
4 6 (0.89%) C
5 3 (0.45%) Groovy
6 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.15%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 9 (1.34%) Degree
3 8 (1.19%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.04%) PMP
4 7 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.59%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.59%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.30%) CCA
6 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ACCA
7 1 (0.15%) CFA
7 1 (0.15%) CIMA
7 1 (0.15%) CIPD
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.23%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.78%) PMO
3 8 (1.19%) QA
4 4 (0.59%) IFRS
5 3 (0.45%) GAAP
5 3 (0.45%) SLA
6 2 (0.30%) SEPA
7 1 (0.15%) GxP
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) HP ALM
2 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 655 (97.33%) SAP
2 103 (15.30%) Ariba
3 40 (5.94%) Concur
4 17 (2.53%) Oracle
5 12 (1.78%) Microsoft
6 11 (1.63%) Informatica
7 9 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.89%) Adobe
8 6 (0.89%) HP
9 5 (0.74%) OpenText
9 5 (0.74%) Workday
10 4 (0.59%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.45%) Baan
11 3 (0.45%) Cognos
11 3 (0.45%) Dell
11 3 (0.45%) Google
11 3 (0.45%) hybris
11 3 (0.45%) ReadSoft
11 3 (0.45%) webMethods
12 2 (0.30%) Sybase