Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 382 603 689
Rank change year-on-year +221 +86 +121
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 524 254 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.71% 4.18% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 128 81
England median daily rate £514 £545 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.73% +9.00% -12.28%
10th Percentile £388 £371 £363
90th Percentile £700 £722 £694
UK median daily rate £525 £540 £523
% change year-on-year -2.78% +3.35% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
England median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 5,394 6,072 6,817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.51% 6.66% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,328 3,585 3,975
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £663 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £488 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +4.28% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 92 99
England median hourly rate £31.75 £26.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.69% -10.83% +12.15%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.03 £13.73
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.50 £57.60
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £27.75 £33.25
% change year-on-year +21.62% -16.54% +20.91%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +158 228 £550 -4.35% 12
South East +117 175 £475 -13.64% 7
North of England +19 39 £425 -2.86% 4
Midlands +6 32 £500 -13.04% 6
West Midlands -9 26 £463 -19.57% 6
Yorkshire +12 25 £425 - 1
East of England +5 11 £550 +4.76% 1
South West - 10 £600 -
North West +22 8 £575 -14.81% 3
East Midlands - 5 £550 -
North East - 5 £375 -
South Coast -2 2 £275 -
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 521 (99.43%) SAP
2 150 (28.63%) Finance
3 88 (16.79%) ERP
4 78 (14.89%) SAP FI
5 71 (13.55%) SAP CO
6 68 (12.98%) SAP FI/CO
7 65 (12.40%) SAP HANA
8 55 (10.50%) Ariba
9 53 (10.11%) Project Management
10 51 (9.73%) Migration
11 45 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (8.59%) SAP Fiori
12 44 (8.40%) Retail
13 43 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 43 (8.21%) Data Migration
14 40 (7.63%) SAP Implementation
15 39 (7.44%) ABAP
15 39 (7.44%) Greenfield Project
16 33 (6.30%) SAP BPC
17 31 (5.92%) Analytics
17 31 (5.92%) SuccessFactors
17 31 (5.92%) Manufacturing
18 29 (5.53%) Logistics
18 29 (5.53%) SAP MDG
19 27 (5.15%) SAP BW
19 27 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (4.96%) SAP MM
21 24 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
22 23 (4.39%) SAP ERP
22 23 (4.39%) Data Modelling

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 12 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.34%) NetWeaver
3 4 (0.76%) Apache
3 4 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 78 (14.89%) SAP FI
2 71 (13.55%) SAP CO
3 68 (12.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 33 (6.30%) SAP BPC
5 29 (5.53%) SAP MDG
6 26 (4.96%) SAP MM
7 23 (4.39%) SAP ERP
8 21 (4.01%) SAP HR
9 19 (3.63%) SAP SD
10 13 (2.48%) SAP GRC
10 13 (2.48%) SAP HCM
10 13 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 12 (2.29%) SAP IBP
12 10 (1.91%) SAP Retail
13 9 (1.72%) SAP R/3
14 8 (1.53%) SAP APO
15 7 (1.34%) SAP IS-U
16 6 (1.15%) SAP FSCM
16 6 (1.15%) SAP Payroll
16 6 (1.15%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.92%) SuccessFactors
2 15 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.95%) Office 365
3 5 (0.95%) Power Platform
3 5 (0.95%) SaaS
4 4 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.57%) Yammer
6 2 (0.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.19%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.57%) HTTP
1 3 (0.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) Skype
3 1 (0.19%) MPLS
3 1 (0.19%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (0.19%) WAN
3 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.40%) SAP HANA
2 27 (5.15%) SAP BW
3 12 (2.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 9 (1.72%) Big Data
4 9 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (1.53%) SQL Server
6 5 (0.95%) Power BI
7 4 (0.76%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (0.76%) Data Lake
7 4 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.76%) HBase
7 4 (0.76%) HDInsight
7 4 (0.76%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.76%) MySQL
7 4 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.76%) Redis
7 4 (0.76%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.38%) MS Access
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.53%) LSMW
2 6 (1.15%) JIRA
3 5 (0.95%) PVCS
4 4 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.76%) Subversion
4 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 150 (28.63%) Finance
2 44 (8.40%) Retail
3 31 (5.92%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.91%) Banking
5 8 (1.53%) General Ledger
5 8 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.76%) Billing
6 4 (0.76%) German Language
7 3 (0.57%) Automotive
7 3 (0.57%) Back Office
7 3 (0.57%) French Language
7 3 (0.57%) Marketing
8 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 190 (36.26%) Consultant
2 182 (34.73%) SAP Consultant
3 88 (16.79%) Architect
4 80 (15.27%) SAP Architect
5 79 (15.08%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
6 75 (14.31%) SAP Manager
7 45 (8.59%) SAP CO Consultant
8 44 (8.40%) SAP FI Consultant
9 42 (8.02%) Analyst
10 41 (7.82%) Project Manager
10 41 (7.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 38 (7.25%) SAP Analyst
12 36 (6.87%) SAP Project Manager
13 32 (6.11%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
14 30 (5.73%) Developer
15 29 (5.53%) Functional Consultant
15 29 (5.53%) SAP Functional Consultant
16 27 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
17 25 (4.77%) SAP Developer
18 24 (4.58%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.59%) SAP Fiori
2 10 (1.91%) Web Services
3 9 (1.72%) IDoc
3 9 (1.72%) SAP ALE
3 9 (1.72%) SAP PI
3 9 (1.72%) SAPUI5
4 7 (1.34%) Middleware
4 7 (1.34%) Web Dynpro
5 6 (1.15%) RESTful
5 6 (1.15%) SAP Basis
5 6 (1.15%) SAP XI
6 5 (0.95%) BAPI
7 4 (0.76%) SAP Smart Forms
7 4 (0.76%) Velocity
8 3 (0.57%) SAP CO-PA
9 2 (0.38%) EDI
9 2 (0.38%) SAP Core Interface
9 2 (0.38%) SAP TM
9 2 (0.38%) SOAP
10 1 (0.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.44%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.20%) e-Learning
4 13 (2.48%) Data Structures
5 12 (2.29%) FMCG
6 8 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 5 (0.95%) Replication
9 4 (0.76%) PMI
9 4 (0.76%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.76%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.57%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.57%) User Experience
11 2 (0.38%) Derivative
11 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.38%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.38%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.19%) NGOSS
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.95%) Windows
2 2 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (16.79%) ERP
2 53 (10.11%) Project Management
3 51 (9.73%) Migration
4 45 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (8.21%) Data Migration
5 43 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (7.63%) SAP Implementation
7 31 (5.92%) Analytics
8 29 (5.53%) Logistics
9 24 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (4.39%) Data Modelling
11 22 (4.20%) PRINCE2
11 22 (4.20%) Test Scripting
11 22 (4.20%) Validation
12 20 (3.82%) Change Management
12 20 (3.82%) Procure-to-Pay
12 20 (3.82%) Workflow
13 18 (3.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (3.44%) CRM
14 17 (3.24%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.44%) ABAP
2 19 (3.63%) SQL
3 14 (2.67%) Java
4 10 (1.91%) C
5 6 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.95%) SAPscript
7 4 (0.76%) Python
8 3 (0.57%) Groovy
9 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.19%) C#
10 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (3.24%) Degree
2 14 (2.67%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.10%) PMP
4 7 (1.34%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.34%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (0.95%) CIPD
5 5 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.19%) APMP
6 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.19%) CBAP
6 1 (0.19%) CCA
6 1 (0.19%) CRISC
6 1 (0.19%) ISACA
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.19%) MBA
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.39%) PMO
2 17 (3.24%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.29%) QA
4 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) GDPR
5 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) COSO
6 1 (0.19%) GAAP
6 1 (0.19%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.29%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 521 (99.43%) SAP
2 55 (10.50%) Ariba
3 18 (3.44%) Concur
4 14 (2.67%) Oracle
5 12 (2.29%) HP
6 9 (1.72%) Adobe
7 6 (1.15%) hybris
7 6 (1.15%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.15%) Workday
8 5 (0.95%) Baan
9 4 (0.76%) Alteryx
9 4 (0.76%) CA
9 4 (0.76%) OpenText
9 4 (0.76%) StreamSets
10 3 (0.57%) BT
10 3 (0.57%) Micro Focus
10 3 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.57%) webMethods
11 2 (0.38%) Siebel
11 2 (0.38%) Tableau