Period
to 18 May 2021

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 May 2021 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 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 291 276 394
Rank change year-on-year -15 +118 +160
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 175 149 224
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.73% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.66% 10.70% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 66 127
10th Percentile £415 £450 £413
25th Percentile £525 £540 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £587 £650 £575
Median % change year-on-year -9.73% +13.04% -
75th Percentile £675 £797 £638
90th Percentile £725 £863 £725
England median daily rate £558 £630 £525
% change year-on-year -11.51% +20.00% -4.55%

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 1,382 1,392 2,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.79% 6.85% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 893 1,674
10th Percentile £340 £350 £325
25th Percentile £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £638 £650 £613
90th Percentile £725 £750 £688
England median daily rate £500 £500 £484
% change year-on-year - +3.31% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 17
10th Percentile £17.75 £21.98 "
25th Percentile £24.35 £22.85 £11.25
Median hourly rate £39.18 £27.18 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +44.16% +75.32% -46.83%
75th Percentile £61.19 £32.58 £50.00
90th Percentile £66.80 £44.34 £63.75
England median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +33.81%

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 May 2021.

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 May 2021. 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 +17 9 £594 -16.67% 7
South London - 2 - -
West London +12 1 £775 +47.62%
East London - 1 - -
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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.

1 169 (96.57%) SAP
2 64 (36.57%) Finance
3 26 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (13.71%) Migration
5 22 (12.57%) Social Skills
6 21 (12.00%) Retail
7 20 (11.43%) Project Management
8 19 (10.86%) SuccessFactors
8 19 (10.86%) ERP
8 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (9.71%) Record to Report
10 15 (8.57%) SAP CO
10 15 (8.57%) SAP SD
11 14 (8.00%) SAP FI
11 14 (8.00%) Logistics
11 14 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
11 14 (8.00%) Data Migration
12 13 (7.43%) SAP BW
13 12 (6.86%) Process Improvement
13 12 (6.86%) SAP Retail
14 11 (6.29%) Procure-to-Pay
15 10 (5.71%) SAP MM
15 10 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (5.71%) Analytics
16 9 (5.14%) SAP HANA
16 9 (5.14%) SAP Security
16 9 (5.14%) Ariba
16 9 (5.14%) Legal
16 9 (5.14%) Billing

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 3 (1.71%) Confluence
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (8.57%) SAP CO
1 15 (8.57%) SAP SD
2 14 (8.00%) SAP FI
2 14 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (6.86%) SAP Retail
4 10 (5.71%) SAP MM
5 6 (3.43%) SAP FSCM
5 6 (3.43%) SAP MDG
5 6 (3.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (2.86%) SAP ERP
7 4 (2.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 4 (2.29%) SAP IBP
8 3 (1.71%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (1.71%) SAP PS
8 3 (1.71%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.14%) SAP APO
9 2 (1.14%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.14%) SAP CAR
9 2 (1.14%) SAP EWM
9 2 (1.14%) SAP MDG-F
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.86%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (4.57%) Azure
3 4 (2.29%) GitHub
4 3 (1.71%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.14%) FinancialForce
6 1 (0.57%) AWS
6 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.57%) Miro
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.43%) SAP BW
2 9 (5.14%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.71%) Power BI
4 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (4.57%) JIRA
2 3 (1.71%) SonarQube
3 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) QUnit
4 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
General
1 64 (36.57%) Finance
2 22 (12.57%) Social Skills
3 21 (12.00%) Retail
4 9 (5.14%) Billing
4 9 (5.14%) Legal
5 6 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.86%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.29%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (1.71%) Law
9 2 (1.14%) Banking
9 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.14%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.14%) Marketing
9 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.57%) Back Office
10 1 (0.57%) Front Office
10 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 55 (31.43%) Consultant
2 49 (28.00%) SAP Consultant
3 27 (15.43%) Architect
4 20 (11.43%) Analyst
4 20 (11.43%) SAP Architect
5 16 (9.14%) SAP Manager
6 15 (8.57%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 14 (8.00%) SAP Analyst
8 12 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (6.29%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.14%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (5.14%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.57%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
11 8 (4.57%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 7 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (4.00%) SAP Project Manager
12 7 (4.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.00%) Security Architect
12 7 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (3.43%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (2.29%) SAPUI5
3 2 (1.14%) Spring
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.57%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.71%) Fixed Income
2 2 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (1.14%) FMCG
2 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
2 2 (1.14%) Life Science
2 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (1.14%) User Experience
2 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
3 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
3 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (13.71%) Migration
3 20 (11.43%) Project Management
4 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (10.86%) ERP
5 17 (9.71%) Record to Report
6 14 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 14 (8.00%) Logistics
7 12 (6.86%) Process Improvement
8 11 (6.29%) Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (5.71%) Analytics
9 10 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (5.14%) Order to Cash
10 9 (5.14%) Requirements Gathering
10 9 (5.14%) SAP Security
11 8 (4.57%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.57%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (4.57%) Workshop Facilitation
12 7 (4.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.57%) ABAP
2 2 (1.14%) C
2 2 (1.14%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) VBA
3 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.86%) ACCA
1 5 (2.86%) CIMA
1 5 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.71%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.14%) Degree
3 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) CISSP
4 1 (0.57%) GIAC
4 1 (0.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.29%) IFRS
1 4 (2.29%) IFRS 9
2 3 (1.71%) PMO
2 3 (1.71%) SLA
3 2 (1.14%) GDPR
3 2 (1.14%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 169 (96.57%) SAP
2 9 (5.14%) Ariba
3 7 (4.00%) Concur
4 4 (2.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.29%) OpenText
4 4 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.71%) hybris
6 2 (1.14%) Cognos
6 2 (1.14%) HP
6 2 (1.14%) Progress
6 2 (1.14%) PTC
7 1 (0.57%) Apttus
7 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.57%) BT
7 1 (0.57%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.57%) Workday