Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 595 681 801
Rank change year-on-year +86 +120 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 254 126 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.15% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.19% 1.85% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 81 32
England median daily rate £545 £500 £570
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% -12.28% -
10th Percentile £371 £363 £418
90th Percentile £722 £694 £613
UK median daily rate £540 £523 £570
% change year-on-year +3.35% -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 6,068 6,812 7,682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.66% 8.11% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,583 3,973 4,644
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.68%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £286
90th Percentile £668 £638 £606
UK median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 99 90
England median hourly rate £26.75 £30.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.83% +12.15% +23.67%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.73 £10.47
90th Percentile £53.50 £57.60 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £27.75 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.54% +20.91% +22.22%

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 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 20 June 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 -8 92 £575 +4.55% 11
South East +13 66 £550 +18.92% 8
Midlands +30 38 £575 +5.02% 6
North of England -3 37 £438 +2.94% 3
West Midlands +18 34 £575 -3.97% 6
Yorkshire +11 31 £425 -22.73%
North West -15 6 £675 +58.82% 3
East of England +9 2 £525 +2.44%
South Coast -1 2 - -
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 254 (100.00%) SAP
2 102 (40.16%) Finance
3 42 (16.54%) SAP HANA
4 38 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (14.96%) ERP
5 32 (12.60%) Migration
6 31 (12.20%) Procure-to-Pay
7 29 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (9.84%) SuccessFactors
9 23 (9.06%) SAP FI
10 22 (8.66%) SAP BW
10 22 (8.66%) Logistics
10 22 (8.66%) Data Migration
11 21 (8.27%) SAP CO
11 21 (8.27%) SAP FI/CO
12 20 (7.87%) Ariba
12 20 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (7.48%) SAP Implementation
13 19 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (7.09%) Project Management
15 17 (6.69%) SAP HR
16 16 (6.30%) SQL
17 15 (5.91%) SQL Server
17 15 (5.91%) ETL
17 15 (5.91%) Analytics
17 15 (5.91%) Order to Cash
18 14 (5.51%) Data Modelling
19 13 (5.12%) LSMW
19 13 (5.12%) Retail
19 13 (5.12%) ABAP

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 11 (4.33%) IIS
2 6 (2.36%) CMS
3 4 (1.57%) SAP Portal
3 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 23 (9.06%) SAP FI
2 21 (8.27%) SAP CO
2 21 (8.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (6.69%) SAP HR
4 13 (5.12%) SAP BPC
5 11 (4.33%) SAP MM
5 11 (4.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (3.54%) SAP ERP
6 9 (3.54%) SAP Payroll
7 8 (3.15%) SAP HCM
7 8 (3.15%) SAP PS
8 7 (2.76%) SAP FSCM
8 7 (2.76%) SAP PLM
9 6 (2.36%) SAP GRC
9 6 (2.36%) SAP PP
10 5 (1.97%) SAP SCM
10 5 (1.97%) SAP SD
11 4 (1.57%) SAP MDG
11 4 (1.57%) SAP R/3
12 3 (1.18%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.84%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.79%) SMS
1 2 (0.79%) WebEx
2 1 (0.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.54%) SAP HANA
2 22 (8.66%) SAP BW
3 19 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (5.91%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.33%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (3.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 9 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (2.36%) Lumira
10 2 (0.79%) GIS
10 2 (0.79%) QlikView
11 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.39%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.39%) MySQL
11 1 (0.39%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 13 (5.12%) LSMW
2 12 (4.72%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.79%) JIRA
4 2 (0.79%) NWDI
5 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
General
1 102 (40.16%) Finance
2 13 (5.12%) Retail
3 8 (3.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.18%) Billing
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (40.16%) Consultant
2 95 (37.40%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (11.02%) SAP Manager
4 23 (9.06%) Architect
4 23 (9.06%) Developer
5 19 (7.48%) Analyst
5 19 (7.48%) Project Manager
5 19 (7.48%) SAP Analyst
6 18 (7.09%) SAP Architect
7 17 (6.69%) SAP Developer
8 15 (5.91%) Functional Consultant
9 14 (5.51%) SAP Project Manager
10 13 (5.12%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 13 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.72%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 12 (4.72%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
11 12 (4.72%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.54%) SAP FI Consultant
13 8 (3.15%) SAP CO Consultant
13 8 (3.15%) SAP PS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.12%) IDoc
2 12 (4.72%) .NET
3 11 (4.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (4.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.94%) SAP Fiori
5 8 (3.15%) EDI
6 6 (2.36%) SAP PI
7 4 (1.57%) BAPI
7 4 (1.57%) HTML
8 2 (0.79%) JDBC
8 2 (0.79%) REST
8 2 (0.79%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.79%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.79%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.79%) SOAP
8 2 (0.79%) Web Services
9 1 (0.39%) LDAP
9 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.57%) Public Cloud
4 4 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.18%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.79%) FMCG
6 2 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) Life Science
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.39%) Linux
1 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.96%) ERP
1 38 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (12.60%) Migration
3 31 (12.20%) Procure-to-Pay
4 29 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (8.66%) Data Migration
5 22 (8.66%) Logistics
6 20 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (7.48%) SAP Implementation
8 18 (7.09%) Project Management
9 15 (5.91%) Analytics
9 15 (5.91%) ETL
9 15 (5.91%) Order to Cash
10 14 (5.51%) Data Modelling
11 12 (4.72%) Record to Report
12 10 (3.94%) Asset Management
12 10 (3.94%) Data Analysis
12 10 (3.94%) Workflow
13 9 (3.54%) Programme Management
13 9 (3.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.30%) SQL
2 13 (5.12%) ABAP
3 11 (4.33%) C#
4 3 (1.18%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) C
5 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (2.36%) Degree
1 6 (2.36%) ISTQB
1 6 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (2.36%) SAP Certification
2 5 (1.97%) MCP
2 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.18%) PMP
4 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) CIPD
6 1 (0.39%) CCA
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.18%) PMO
2 2 (0.79%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) COBIT
3 1 (0.39%) GAMP
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (1.57%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 254 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (7.87%) Ariba
3 11 (4.33%) Micro Focus
3 11 (4.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.54%) Concur
5 4 (1.57%) HP
6 3 (1.18%) Tableau
7 2 (0.79%) Anaplan
7 2 (0.79%) Capita
7 2 (0.79%) OpenText
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle
8 1 (0.39%) hybris
8 1 (0.39%) Remedy
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) Sybase
8 1 (0.39%) Workday