Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 304 467 644
Rank change year-on-year +163 +177 +112
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 504 431 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.97% 7.24% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 205 128
England median daily rate £575 £525 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -5.62% +15.89%
10th Percentile £406 £410 £363
90th Percentile £900 £733 £754
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £545
% change year-on-year +9.52% -3.67% +13.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £69.42 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.58% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £81.67 -
% change year-on-year -57.14% - -

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 4,595 5,949 7,098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.46% 6.60% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,797 3,587 4,346
England median daily rate £500 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +1.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 82 74
England median hourly rate £33.75 £33.71 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +33.50% +1.00%
10th Percentile £17.00 £11.50 £9.94
90th Percentile £54.45 £69.53 £52.63
UK median hourly rate £32.22 £36.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -11.73% +29.20% +2.73%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020. 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 +143 190 £600 +9.09% 7
South East +64 129 £500 - 10
North of England +95 76 £600 +23.08% 12
North West +90 57 £675 +28.57% 9
Midlands +58 36 £900 +50.00% 6
West Midlands +60 32 £900 +53.19% 5
South West +46 24 £513 -10.87% 2
East of England +30 24 £525 +19.32% 2
Yorkshire +40 17 £500 +11.11%
East Midlands +34 2 - - 1
North East - 2 - - 3
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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.

1 493 (97.82%) SAP
2 150 (29.76%) Finance
3 85 (16.87%) ERP
4 74 (14.68%) Ariba
5 70 (13.89%) Migration
6 69 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (9.72%) SAP HANA
8 45 (8.93%) Record to Report
8 45 (8.93%) SuccessFactors
9 43 (8.53%) Change Management
10 42 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (8.13%) SAP FI
12 37 (7.34%) Project Management
12 37 (7.34%) Manufacturing
13 36 (7.14%) SAP CO
13 36 (7.14%) Order to Cash
13 36 (7.14%) Data Migration
14 34 (6.75%) ABAP
15 33 (6.55%) Logistics
16 32 (6.35%) Retail
16 32 (6.35%) Concur
17 29 (5.75%) Procure-to-Pay
17 29 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (5.56%) Analytics
18 28 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
19 27 (5.36%) SAP Fiori
19 27 (5.36%) SAP MDG
20 25 (4.96%) Business Transformation
20 25 (4.96%) Workflow
20 25 (4.96%) SAP IBP

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 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.60%) Content Management Server
2 3 (0.60%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.60%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (2.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 41 (8.13%) SAP FI
2 36 (7.14%) SAP CO
3 28 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 27 (5.36%) SAP MDG
5 25 (4.96%) SAP IBP
6 24 (4.76%) SAP ERP
7 20 (3.97%) SAP SD
8 18 (3.57%) SAP PP
9 17 (3.37%) SAP BPC
10 14 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 11 (2.18%) SAP MM
12 10 (1.98%) SAP MDM
13 9 (1.79%) SAP PM
14 8 (1.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
14 8 (1.59%) SAP Retail
15 7 (1.39%) SAP HCM
15 7 (1.39%) SAP PS
16 6 (1.19%) SAP HR
17 5 (0.99%) SAP Payroll
17 5 (0.99%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.93%) SuccessFactors
2 14 (2.78%) Azure
3 13 (2.58%) Power Platform
4 8 (1.59%) AWS
4 8 (1.59%) SaaS
5 7 (1.39%) Office 365
5 7 (1.39%) PaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Yammer
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.19%) RTP
2 3 (0.60%) Broadband
3 2 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.20%) Firewall
4 1 (0.20%) MPLS
4 1 (0.20%) VLAN
4 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.72%) SAP HANA
2 22 (4.37%) SAP BW
3 13 (2.58%) Power BI
4 10 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (1.98%) OLAP
5 7 (1.39%) Data Lake
6 5 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.40%) MS Access
9 2 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.20%) Big Data
10 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) MySQL
10 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.20%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) LSMW
1 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 150 (29.76%) Finance
2 37 (7.34%) Manufacturing
3 32 (6.35%) Retail
4 16 (3.17%) French Language
5 10 (1.98%) German Language
6 9 (1.79%) Banking
7 8 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.39%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.99%) Billing
10 5 (0.99%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.79%) Back Office
12 3 (0.60%) Marketing
12 3 (0.60%) Public Sector
12 3 (0.60%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.40%) Environmental Health
13 2 (0.40%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.40%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 196 (38.89%) Consultant
2 186 (36.90%) SAP Consultant
3 87 (17.26%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 61 (12.10%) Architect
5 58 (11.51%) SAP Manager
6 45 (8.93%) SAP Architect
7 42 (8.33%) Analyst
8 28 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 28 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (4.76%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
10 23 (4.56%) SAP Analyst
10 23 (4.56%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 22 (4.37%) SAP Project Manager
12 20 (3.97%) SAP Trainer
12 20 (3.97%) Trainer
13 19 (3.77%) SAP CO Consultant
14 18 (3.57%) Change Manager
14 18 (3.57%) SAP Financial Leader
15 17 (3.37%) SAP FI Consultant
15 17 (3.37%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.36%) SAP Fiori
2 12 (2.38%) SAP PI
3 11 (2.18%) SAP Basis
4 9 (1.79%) IDoc
5 6 (1.19%) SAPUI5
6 4 (0.79%) SAP CO-PA
6 4 (0.79%) SAP XI
6 4 (0.79%) Web Services
7 3 (0.60%) EDI
7 3 (0.60%) REST
7 3 (0.60%) SAP Business Workflow
7 3 (0.60%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (0.60%) SAP TM
8 2 (0.40%) BAPI
8 2 (0.40%) Middleware
8 2 (0.40%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.20%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (3.77%) e-Learning
4 14 (2.78%) FMCG
5 8 (1.59%) Hedge funds
5 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.59%) User Experience
6 6 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (0.99%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.79%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.60%) Clustering
9 3 (0.60%) Replication
10 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.20%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.20%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.79%) Linux
1 4 (0.79%) SUSE
2 3 (0.60%) AIX
3 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.20%) Unix
3 1 (0.20%) Windows
3 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (16.87%) ERP
2 70 (13.89%) Migration
3 69 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (8.93%) Record to Report
5 43 (8.53%) Change Management
6 42 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (7.34%) Project Management
8 36 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 36 (7.14%) Order to Cash
9 33 (6.55%) Logistics
10 29 (5.75%) Procure-to-Pay
10 29 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (5.56%) Analytics
12 25 (4.96%) Business Transformation
12 25 (4.96%) Workflow
13 22 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (4.17%) Data Modelling
14 21 (4.17%) PLM
15 19 (3.77%) CRM
16 18 (3.57%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.75%) ABAP
2 10 (1.98%) SQL
3 6 (1.19%) Java
4 5 (0.99%) C
5 1 (0.20%) PHP
5 1 (0.20%) PHP 7
5 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (3.97%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.39%) ACCA
3 7 (1.39%) Degree
4 6 (1.19%) CIMA
5 3 (0.60%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.40%) CCA
6 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.20%) APMG
7 1 (0.20%) CCAB
7 1 (0.20%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.58%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.38%) PMO
3 6 (1.19%) QA
4 3 (0.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) GxP
5 1 (0.20%) IFRS
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.60%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 493 (97.82%) SAP
2 74 (14.68%) Ariba
3 32 (6.35%) Concur
4 23 (4.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.38%) Informatica
7 10 (1.98%) Oracle
8 7 (1.39%) Cloudera
9 5 (0.99%) OpenText
10 4 (0.79%) BT
11 3 (0.60%) ReadSoft
12 2 (0.40%) Cognos
12 2 (0.40%) HP
12 2 (0.40%) hybris
12 2 (0.40%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.40%) IBM
12 2 (0.40%) JDA
12 2 (0.40%) Planview
12 2 (0.40%) Reuters
12 2 (0.40%) webMethods