Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 745 829
Rank change year-on-year +132 +84 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 237 81 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.091% 0.023%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.42% 1.06% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 44 13
England median daily rate £550 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £365 £312 £415
90th Percentile £758 £611 £601
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +7.69% +5.41% -
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 6,924 7,618 7,905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.43% 8.56% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,216 4,700 4,627
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 81 105
England median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.82% -23.61% +43.28%
10th Percentile £9.89 £9.80 £13.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £65.00 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -23.61% +27.25%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +25 87 £550 +4.76% 12
North of England +80 57 £575 +36.90% 3
Yorkshire +30 36 £525 -6.67% 1
South East +11 30 £638 +27.50% 5
Midlands +8 22 £363 -22.87% 3
North West +28 20 £638 - 1
West Midlands +10 11 £444 -19.32% 2
South Coast +4 4 £400 -
East Midlands -2 3 £325 -14.13% 1
East of England -8 3 £525 - 2
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 230 (97.05%) SAP
2 85 (35.86%) Finance
3 57 (24.05%) SAP HANA
4 38 (16.03%) SAP FI
4 38 (16.03%) SAP CO
5 34 (14.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 29 (12.24%) ERP
7 26 (10.97%) ABAP
7 26 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (9.70%) BusinessObjects
9 22 (9.28%) Migration
9 22 (9.28%) SAP Implementation
9 22 (9.28%) SAP Data Services
10 19 (8.02%) Data Migration
10 19 (8.02%) Project Management
11 17 (7.17%) Retail
11 17 (7.17%) Logistics
12 14 (5.91%) SAP MM
12 14 (5.91%) SAP SD
13 13 (5.49%) Ariba
13 13 (5.49%) SuccessFactors
14 12 (5.06%) PRINCE2
15 11 (4.64%) SAP HR
15 11 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.64%) SAP Retail
15 11 (4.64%) Data Cleansing
16 10 (4.22%) SQL
16 10 (4.22%) SAP BW
16 10 (4.22%) SAP Fiori
16 10 (4.22%) Greenfield Project

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 (2.53%) IIS
2 5 (2.11%) CMS
2 5 (2.11%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 38 (16.03%) SAP CO
1 38 (16.03%) SAP FI
2 34 (14.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (5.91%) SAP MM
3 14 (5.91%) SAP SD
4 11 (4.64%) SAP HR
4 11 (4.64%) SAP Retail
5 9 (3.80%) SAP MDG
5 9 (3.80%) SAP PS
6 8 (3.38%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (2.53%) SAP CRM
7 6 (2.53%) SAP MRS
7 6 (2.53%) SAP PLM
7 6 (2.53%) SAP PP
8 5 (2.11%) SAP BPC
8 5 (2.11%) SAP GRC
8 5 (2.11%) SAP HCM
8 5 (2.11%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (2.11%) SAP SCM
9 4 (1.69%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) SMS
1 2 (0.84%) WebEx
2 1 (0.42%) LAN
2 1 (0.42%) Skype
2 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.05%) SAP HANA
2 23 (9.70%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (9.28%) SAP Data Services
4 10 (4.22%) SAP BW
5 6 (2.53%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.42%) GIS
7 1 (0.42%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 6 (2.53%) LSMW
1 6 (2.53%) Visual Studio
1 6 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (35.86%) Finance
2 17 (7.17%) Retail
3 5 (2.11%) Banking
3 5 (2.11%) Billing
4 4 (1.69%) Legal
4 4 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.84%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (46.84%) Consultant
2 104 (43.88%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (10.97%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 25 (10.55%) Architect
5 24 (10.13%) SAP Architect
6 23 (9.70%) SAP Manager
7 19 (8.02%) SAP FI Consultant
8 17 (7.17%) SAP CO Consultant
9 15 (6.33%) Developer
9 15 (6.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 13 (5.49%) Analyst
10 13 (5.49%) SAP Developer
11 12 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 11 (4.64%) SAP Project Manager
13 10 (4.22%) SAP Analyst
13 10 (4.22%) SAP Financial Consultant
13 10 (4.22%) SAP SD Consultant
14 9 (3.80%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 9 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (3.38%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.22%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (2.53%) .NET
2 6 (2.53%) .NET Framework
2 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET
2 6 (2.53%) SAP Basis
3 4 (1.69%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.84%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.42%) BAPI
5 1 (0.42%) EDI
5 1 (0.42%) IDoc
5 1 (0.42%) Middleware
5 1 (0.42%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
1 10 (4.22%) Virtual Team
2 8 (3.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.53%) NHS
4 5 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.11%) FMCG
5 4 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.42%) Life Science
7 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (12.24%) ERP
2 26 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (9.28%) Migration
3 22 (9.28%) SAP Implementation
4 19 (8.02%) Data Migration
4 19 (8.02%) Project Management
5 17 (7.17%) Logistics
6 12 (5.06%) PRINCE2
7 11 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (4.64%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (3.80%) Change Management
8 9 (3.80%) CRM
8 9 (3.80%) Validation
9 8 (3.38%) Business Transformation
9 8 (3.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (2.95%) Analytics
10 7 (2.95%) Data Governance
10 7 (2.95%) Data Mapping
10 7 (2.95%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (2.95%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.97%) ABAP
2 10 (4.22%) SQL
3 6 (2.53%) C#
4 2 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.11%) SAP Certification
2 3 (1.27%) Degree
2 3 (1.27%) MBA
2 3 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) ACCA
3 1 (0.42%) CCA
3 1 (0.42%) CIMA
3 1 (0.42%) MCP
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PMP
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) PMO
2 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) GDPR
3 1 (0.42%) IFRS
3 1 (0.42%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 230 (97.05%) SAP
2 13 (5.49%) Ariba
3 9 (3.80%) hybris
4 6 (2.53%) Micro Focus
5 4 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.69%) OpenText
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle
7 2 (0.84%) Anaplan
7 2 (0.84%) Concur
8 1 (0.42%) Capita
8 1 (0.42%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.42%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.42%) Remedy
8 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) Sybase
8 1 (0.42%) Workday