Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 361 321 311
Rank change year-on-year -40 -10 +160
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 217 77 226
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.45% 0.75%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.01% 7.79% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 51 123
10th Percentile £500 £380 £470
25th Percentile £538 £513 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £600 £600
Median % change year-on-year - - +7.62%
75th Percentile £700 £688 £738
90th Percentile £798 £775 £950
England median daily rate £576 £575 £575
% change year-on-year +0.22% - +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £57.50 - -
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
75th Percentile £62.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.00 £19.00 £36.49
% change year-on-year +231.58% -47.93% -50.24%

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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,807 988 2,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.83% 5.73% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,252 689 1,306
10th Percentile £381 £350 £334
25th Percentile £463 £419 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £625 £625
90th Percentile £767 £763 £725
England median daily rate £536 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 21
10th Percentile £21.00 - £17.70
25th Percentile £23.25 £17.75 £21.75
Median hourly rate £25.18 £38.00 £24.12
Median % change year-on-year -33.74% +57.55% -8.98%
75th Percentile £51.25 £58.75 £33.75
90th Percentile £59.50 - £47.25
England median hourly rate £43.75 £50.00 £24.56
% change year-on-year -12.50% +103.58% -18.13%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in London

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in London.

Daily rate trend for SAP S/4HANA in London

SAP S/4HANA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SAP S/4HANA in London

SAP S/4HANA
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
Central London -54 10 £525 -16.00% 7
West London - 9 £700 -
South London - 2 £600 - 1
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA.

1 206 (94.93%) SAP
2 105 (48.39%) Finance
3 58 (26.73%) Social Skills
4 53 (24.42%) ERP
5 40 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (17.97%) Migration
7 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (12.90%) Data Migration
9 27 (12.44%) SAP HANA
10 25 (11.52%) Project Delivery
11 20 (9.22%) Project Management
12 18 (8.29%) Manufacturing
13 17 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (7.83%) Test Scripting
13 17 (7.83%) IFRS
14 16 (7.37%) Analytics
14 16 (7.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 16 (7.37%) Ariba
14 16 (7.37%) SAP BW
15 15 (6.91%) SAP FI
15 15 (6.91%) Oracle
15 15 (6.91%) Business Analysis
15 15 (6.91%) General Ledger
15 15 (6.91%) DevOps
15 15 (6.91%) Record to Report
15 15 (6.91%) Presentation Skills
16 14 (6.45%) Azure
16 14 (6.45%) Degree
17 13 (5.99%) Law
17 13 (5.99%) Workshop Facilitation

SAP S/4HANA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (1.38%) Confluence
3 2 (0.92%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (7.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (6.91%) SAP FI
3 12 (5.53%) SAP MM
4 11 (5.07%) SAP CO
4 11 (5.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (5.07%) SAP MDG
5 10 (4.61%) SAP ERP
6 7 (3.23%) SAP FI-GL
6 7 (3.23%) SAP IBP
7 6 (2.76%) SAP BRIM
8 5 (2.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 5 (2.30%) SAP BPC
9 4 (1.84%) SAP HCM
9 4 (1.84%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (1.84%) SAP SD
10 3 (1.38%) SAP MDM
10 3 (1.38%) SAP Retail
11 2 (0.92%) Elite 3E
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.92%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.45%) Azure
2 9 (4.15%) AWS
2 9 (4.15%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (2.76%) Power Platform
3 6 (2.76%) Tricentis Tosca
4 4 (1.84%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 4 (1.84%) PaaS
4 4 (1.84%) SaaS
5 3 (1.38%) GCP
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Storage
6 2 (0.92%) Serverless
7 1 (0.46%) Google Sheets
7 1 (0.46%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.44%) SAP HANA
2 16 (7.37%) SAP BW
3 6 (2.76%) Power BI
4 5 (2.30%) Big Data
5 4 (1.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.84%) Spotfire
6 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.92%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.46%) DB2
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.46%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.15%) JIRA
2 6 (2.76%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (1.84%) LSMW
4 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.92%) GitLab
4 2 (0.92%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.92%) Tricentis qTest
5 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.46%) Postman
5 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 105 (48.39%) Finance
2 58 (26.73%) Social Skills
3 18 (8.29%) Manufacturing
4 15 (6.91%) General Ledger
4 15 (6.91%) Presentation Skills
5 13 (5.99%) Law
6 11 (5.07%) Billing
7 10 (4.61%) Legal
8 8 (3.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (3.23%) Retail
10 6 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.30%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.84%) Banking
12 4 (1.84%) French Language
12 4 (1.84%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (1.38%) Front Office
13 3 (1.38%) German Language
13 3 (1.38%) Marketing
13 3 (1.38%) Polish Language
14 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (27.65%) Consultant
2 51 (23.50%) SAP Consultant
3 36 (16.59%) Analyst
4 30 (13.82%) Architect
5 25 (11.52%) SAP Manager
6 23 (10.60%) Business Analyst
6 23 (10.60%) SAP Architect
7 22 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
8 20 (9.22%) SAP Analyst
9 19 (8.76%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 18 (8.29%) Project Manager
11 16 (7.37%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 14 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
13 11 (5.07%) SAP Project Manager
14 10 (4.61%) Financial Analyst
15 9 (4.15%) Finance Business Analyst
15 9 (4.15%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
16 8 (3.69%) Test Analyst
17 7 (3.23%) SAP FI Consultant
18 6 (2.76%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (2.76%) Kafka
2 6 (2.76%) RESTful
3 3 (1.38%) EDI
3 3 (1.38%) IDoc
3 3 (1.38%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.92%) Middleware
5 1 (0.46%) BAPI
5 1 (0.46%) REST
5 1 (0.46%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.46%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.46%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.61%) Renewable Energy
2 7 (3.23%) Legacy Systems
3 5 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.38%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.38%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.92%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.92%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.92%) Legacy Applications
6 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.46%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.46%) Derivative
7 1 (0.46%) FMCG
7 1 (0.46%) Life Science
7 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.46%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.84%) VMS
2 1 (0.46%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.46%) Unix
2 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.42%) ERP
2 40 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.97%) Migration
4 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (12.90%) Data Migration
6 25 (11.52%) Project Delivery
7 20 (9.22%) Project Management
8 17 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.83%) Test Scripting
9 16 (7.37%) Analytics
10 15 (6.91%) Business Analysis
10 15 (6.91%) DevOps
10 15 (6.91%) Record to Report
11 13 (5.99%) Workshop Facilitation
12 12 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (5.07%) TOGAF
14 10 (4.61%) Logistics
14 10 (4.61%) System Integration Testing
15 9 (4.15%) Functional Testing
15 9 (4.15%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.61%) SQL
2 6 (2.76%) ABAP
3 4 (1.84%) Java
4 2 (0.92%) C
4 2 (0.92%) C#
4 2 (0.92%) Go
4 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.92%) Perl
4 2 (0.92%) PHP
4 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.92%) Python
4 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.45%) Degree
2 9 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.23%) ACCA
3 7 (3.23%) CIMA
4 5 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.83%) IFRS
2 9 (4.15%) GAAP
2 9 (4.15%) IFRS 9
3 7 (3.23%) QA
4 6 (2.76%) FRS 29
5 5 (2.30%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.38%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 206 (94.93%) SAP
2 16 (7.37%) Ariba
3 15 (6.91%) Oracle
4 11 (5.07%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (4.15%) BiZZdesign
6 7 (3.23%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.30%) hybris
8 4 (1.84%) BT
8 4 (1.84%) Databricks
9 3 (1.38%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.92%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.92%) Concur
10 2 (0.92%) Google
10 2 (0.92%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.92%) IFS
10 2 (0.92%) OpenText
10 2 (0.92%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.46%) Fiserv
11 1 (0.46%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft