Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 520 657 824
Rank change year-on-year +137 +167 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 361 211 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.22% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.02% 2.71% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 113 17
England median daily rate £525 £535 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% -6.96% -
10th Percentile £406 £381 £520
90th Percentile £726 £750 £700
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £575
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £73.34 - -
UK median hourly rate £73.34 - -

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 5,995 7,783 8,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.28% 8.22% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,565 4,708 5,006
England median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £294
90th Percentile £650 £650 £608
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
% change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 76 90
England median hourly rate £30.00 £24.21 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.94% -13.55% +11.46%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.10 £10.21
90th Percentile £67.50 £54.33 £99.00
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £27.25 £31.00
% change year-on-year +10.09% -12.10% +10.71%

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 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily 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 14 November 2018. 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 +41 138 £558 +1.36% 9
South East +71 107 £500 -8.05% 19
Midlands +20 44 £475 +46.15% 7
West Midlands 0 36 £475 - 6
North of England -7 35 £425 -22.73% 13
Yorkshire -2 22 £425 -19.81% 2
East of England +24 18 £450 -25.00% 2
North West -17 12 £650 +8.33% 11
South West -23 5 £570 +14.00% 1
East Midlands +16 4 £600 +77.78% 1
South Coast -3 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 357 (98.89%) SAP
2 101 (27.98%) Finance
3 64 (17.73%) ERP
4 50 (13.85%) SAP HANA
5 49 (13.57%) Migration
6 47 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (10.80%) SAP BW
8 37 (10.25%) Ariba
9 36 (9.97%) Project Management
10 35 (9.70%) Data Migration
11 33 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (8.31%) Logistics
14 29 (8.03%) SAP Implementation
14 29 (8.03%) Procure-to-Pay
15 28 (7.76%) SAP FI
16 27 (7.48%) SuccessFactors
16 27 (7.48%) SAP Fiori
17 25 (6.93%) SAP BPC
17 25 (6.93%) SAP CO
17 25 (6.93%) SAP FI/CO
18 23 (6.37%) Test Scripting
19 20 (5.54%) Analytics
19 20 (5.54%) SAP MM
19 20 (5.54%) ABAP
20 19 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
20 19 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
21 18 (4.99%) Order to Cash
21 18 (4.99%) HP ALM

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 6 (1.66%) NetWeaver
1 6 (1.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.28%) Confluence
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (7.76%) SAP FI
2 25 (6.93%) SAP BPC
2 25 (6.93%) SAP CO
2 25 (6.93%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (5.54%) SAP MM
4 15 (4.16%) SAP ERP
5 14 (3.88%) SAP SD
6 13 (3.60%) SAP IBP
6 13 (3.60%) SAP MDG
7 12 (3.32%) SAP HR
8 8 (2.22%) SAP GRC
9 5 (1.39%) SAP HCM
9 5 (1.39%) SAP PP
10 4 (1.11%) SAP Payroll
10 4 (1.11%) SAP PLM
10 4 (1.11%) SAP PM
10 4 (1.11%) SAP R/3
10 4 (1.11%) SAP Retail
10 4 (1.11%) SAP WM
11 3 (0.83%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.48%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.11%) SaaS
3 3 (0.83%) IaaS
3 3 (0.83%) PaaS
3 3 (0.83%) SAP Leonardo
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) Boomi
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.83%) WebEx
2 2 (0.55%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) DHCP
3 1 (0.28%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) LAN
3 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.28%) VoIP
3 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.85%) SAP HANA
2 39 (10.80%) SAP BW
3 19 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (3.60%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (3.05%) Lumira
6 9 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.11%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.49%) LSMW
2 4 (1.11%) JIRA
3 2 (0.55%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 101 (27.98%) Finance
2 18 (4.99%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.60%) Retail
4 6 (1.66%) Billing
5 5 (1.39%) Marketing
5 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.11%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.11%) Local Government
6 4 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.55%) Automotive
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) German Language
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 120 (33.24%) Consultant
2 110 (30.47%) SAP Consultant
3 61 (16.90%) Architect
3 61 (16.90%) SAP Manager
4 53 (14.68%) SAP Architect
5 46 (12.74%) Project Manager
6 42 (11.63%) SAP Project Manager
7 28 (7.76%) Functional Consultant
8 27 (7.48%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 24 (6.65%) Analyst
10 23 (6.37%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
11 21 (5.82%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 20 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
14 16 (4.43%) SAP Analyst
14 16 (4.43%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 15 (4.16%) Technical Architect
16 14 (3.88%) SAP MM Consultant
16 14 (3.88%) SAP SD Consultant
16 14 (3.88%) SAP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.48%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (1.94%) SAP Basis
3 5 (1.39%) EDI
4 4 (1.11%) BAPI
5 3 (0.83%) IDoc
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.83%) SAP PI
5 3 (0.83%) SAPUI5
5 3 (0.83%) XML
6 2 (0.55%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.55%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.28%) SAP TM
7 1 (0.28%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (1.66%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.39%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.11%) Clustering
6 4 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.11%) FMCG
7 3 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.28%) Industry 4.0
9 1 (0.28%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.28%) Social Media
9 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.11%) AIX
1 4 (1.11%) Linux
1 4 (1.11%) SUSE
2 2 (0.55%) Unix
2 2 (0.55%) Windows
3 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.73%) ERP
2 49 (13.57%) Migration
3 47 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (9.97%) Project Management
5 35 (9.70%) Data Migration
6 33 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (8.31%) Logistics
9 29 (8.03%) Procure-to-Pay
9 29 (8.03%) SAP Implementation
10 23 (6.37%) Test Scripting
11 20 (5.54%) Analytics
12 19 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
13 18 (4.99%) ETL
13 18 (4.99%) Order to Cash
14 17 (4.71%) Data Cleansing
14 17 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (4.43%) Change Management
16 14 (3.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.54%) ABAP
2 11 (3.05%) SQL
3 9 (2.49%) Java
4 5 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.39%) Degree
2 5 (1.39%) ISTQB
2 5 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.11%) CIPD
4 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.55%) CIMA
5 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) ACCA
6 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.28%) MBA
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.43%) QA
2 13 (3.60%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.22%) PMO
4 7 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.66%) IFRS
6 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.28%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 18 (4.99%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.11%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 357 (98.89%) SAP
2 37 (10.25%) Ariba
3 17 (4.71%) HP
4 9 (2.49%) Concur
4 9 (2.49%) Oracle
5 8 (2.22%) hybris
6 6 (1.66%) CA
6 6 (1.66%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.11%) OpenText
8 3 (0.83%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.55%) Citrix
9 2 (0.55%) SEEBURGER
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco
10 1 (0.28%) Dell
10 1 (0.28%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.28%) Syclo
10 1 (0.28%) Veeam
10 1 (0.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.28%) webMethods