Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 355 539 527
Rank change year-on-year +184 -12 +49
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 254 104 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.54% 3.55% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 60 52
London median daily rate £550 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% -3.51%
10th Percentile £388 £429 £363
90th Percentile £798 £725 £723
England median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
London median hourly rate £52.50 - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 2,662 2,929 3,297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.53% 6.30% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,705 1,845 2,097
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £326 £313
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 36
London median hourly rate £25.25 £29.15 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.38% +7.96% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.50 £14.38
90th Percentile £63.75 £62.00 £69.13
England median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% -

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP S/4HANA in London

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP S/4HANA in London

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor hourly 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 21 July 2019. 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 +27 29 £600 +4.35% 8
West London +23 9 £500 -4.76% 3
North London - 1 - - 1
South London - 1 £575 -
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 253 (99.61%) SAP
2 81 (31.89%) Finance
3 37 (14.57%) SAP HANA
4 34 (13.39%) Ariba
5 30 (11.81%) ERP
5 30 (11.81%) Project Management
6 28 (11.02%) SAP FI
7 26 (10.24%) Retail
8 24 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (9.06%) Migration
9 23 (9.06%) SAP CO
9 23 (9.06%) Analytics
10 22 (8.66%) SAP FI/CO
11 21 (8.27%) SAP BW
11 21 (8.27%) SuccessFactors
12 19 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (7.09%) Logistics
14 15 (5.91%) SAP Implementation
15 14 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (5.51%) SAP Retail
15 14 (5.51%) Manufacturing
15 14 (5.51%) PMO
15 14 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (5.12%) SAP BPC
16 13 (5.12%) SAP HCM
16 13 (5.12%) Data Migration
17 12 (4.72%) SAP ERP
17 12 (4.72%) TOGAF
17 12 (4.72%) Change Management
17 12 (4.72%) SAP HR

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 5 (1.97%) Apache
2 4 (1.57%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.79%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.79%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (11.02%) SAP FI
2 23 (9.06%) SAP CO
3 22 (8.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (5.51%) SAP Retail
5 13 (5.12%) SAP BPC
5 13 (5.12%) SAP HCM
6 12 (4.72%) SAP ERP
6 12 (4.72%) SAP HR
7 10 (3.94%) SAP SD
8 9 (3.54%) SAP MDG
8 9 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (2.76%) SAP MM
10 4 (1.57%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 4 (1.57%) SAP GRC
10 4 (1.57%) SAP Travel Management
10 4 (1.57%) SAP WM
11 3 (1.18%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 3 (1.18%) SAP EWM
11 3 (1.18%) SAP IBP
11 3 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.27%) SuccessFactors
2 14 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.97%) SaaS
5 4 (1.57%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.18%) PaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Office 365
7 2 (0.79%) Yammer
8 1 (0.39%) IaaS
8 1 (0.39%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Skype
2 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.57%) SAP HANA
2 21 (8.27%) SAP BW
3 9 (3.54%) Big Data
4 7 (2.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 6 (2.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.57%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (1.57%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.57%) HBase
6 4 (1.57%) HDInsight
6 4 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.57%) MySQL
6 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.57%) Power BI
6 4 (1.57%) Redis
6 4 (1.57%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.79%) MS Access
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) JIRA
2 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.57%) Subversion
2 4 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 81 (31.89%) Finance
2 26 (10.24%) Retail
3 14 (5.51%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Billing
6 2 (0.79%) French Language
6 2 (0.79%) German Language
6 2 (0.79%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (34.65%) Consultant
2 85 (33.46%) SAP Consultant
3 55 (21.65%) Architect
4 51 (20.08%) SAP Architect
5 36 (14.17%) SAP Manager
6 34 (13.39%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 24 (9.45%) Project Manager
8 23 (9.06%) SAP Project Manager
9 20 (7.87%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
10 18 (7.09%) SAP FI Consultant
10 18 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (6.69%) SAP CO Consultant
11 17 (6.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 16 (6.30%) Analyst
12 16 (6.30%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 15 (5.91%) SAP Analyst
14 11 (4.33%) Business Analyst
15 10 (3.94%) SAP Business Analyst
16 9 (3.54%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
16 9 (3.54%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.33%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (2.36%) Middleware
3 4 (1.57%) RESTful
3 4 (1.57%) SAP TM
3 4 (1.57%) Velocity
4 2 (0.79%) EDI
4 2 (0.79%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.79%) SAP Core Interface
4 2 (0.79%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.79%) SAPUI5
4 2 (0.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.39%) REST
5 1 (0.39%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.94%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.76%) FMCG
4 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.36%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.79%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.79%) PMI
7 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.79%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (11.81%) ERP
1 30 (11.81%) Project Management
2 24 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (9.06%) Analytics
3 23 (9.06%) Migration
4 19 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (7.09%) Logistics
6 15 (5.91%) SAP Implementation
7 13 (5.12%) Data Migration
8 12 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (4.72%) Change Management
8 12 (4.72%) TOGAF
9 10 (3.94%) Data Architecture
9 10 (3.94%) E-Commerce
9 10 (3.94%) Order to Cash
9 10 (3.94%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.54%) Scenario Testing
11 8 (3.15%) Data Management
11 8 (3.15%) Record to Report
12 7 (2.76%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.76%) ABAP
1 7 (2.76%) SQL
2 4 (1.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.57%) Python
3 2 (0.79%) C
3 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.39%) C#
4 1 (0.39%) Java
4 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (3.94%) Degree
2 8 (3.15%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.76%) Master's Degree
3 7 (2.76%) TOGAF Certification
4 6 (2.36%) PMP
5 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CCA
5 1 (0.39%) CRISC
5 1 (0.39%) ISACA
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.51%) PMO
2 5 (1.97%) QA
3 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) COSO
4 1 (0.39%) GAAP
4 1 (0.39%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 253 (99.61%) SAP
2 34 (13.39%) Ariba
3 12 (4.72%) Concur
4 5 (1.97%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.97%) Oracle
4 5 (1.97%) Workday
5 4 (1.57%) Alteryx
5 4 (1.57%) StreamSets
6 3 (1.18%) Google
6 3 (1.18%) hybris
6 3 (1.18%) OpenText
7 2 (0.79%) Adobe
7 2 (0.79%) Intapp
7 2 (0.79%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.79%) Siebel
8 1 (0.39%) CA
8 1 (0.39%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.39%) JDA
8 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com