Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 285 257 371
Rank change year-on-year -28 +114 +187
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 238 134 256
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.82% 0.63%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.74% 12.29% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 69 139
10th Percentile £450 £469 £408
25th Percentile £535 £540 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £620 £650 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.62% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £706 £738 £638
90th Percentile £775 £810 £790
England median daily rate £572 £625 £525
% change year-on-year -8.48% +19.05% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 1,732 1,090 2,660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.82% 6.67% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,175 716 1,734
10th Percentile £340 £350 £332
25th Percentile £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £650 £650 £600
90th Percentile £738 £750 £688
England median daily rate £513 £516 £488
% change year-on-year -0.68% +5.85% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 20
10th Percentile £24.35 £23.50 £11.23
25th Percentile £25.96 £25.41 £11.25
Median hourly rate £34.90 £29.61 £14.75
Median % change year-on-year +17.87% +100.75% -49.40%
75th Percentile £62.13 £36.71 £53.94
90th Percentile £66.10 £53.25 £63.75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £31.94 £24.85
% change year-on-year +1.75% +28.54% +3.53%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -27 6 £640 -0.39% 14
South London - 3 £600 -
West London 0 1 £775 -
East London - 1 - -
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 230 (96.64%) SAP
2 84 (35.29%) Finance
3 55 (23.11%) Migration
4 47 (19.75%) Social Skills
5 42 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 29 (12.18%) Data Cleansing
6 29 (12.18%) Retail
7 28 (11.76%) Manufacturing
8 27 (11.34%) ERP
9 26 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (10.08%) SuccessFactors
11 23 (9.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 21 (8.82%) Data Quality
13 20 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (7.56%) Project Management
14 18 (7.56%) SAP HANA
14 18 (7.56%) Order Management
15 16 (6.72%) Process Improvement
15 16 (6.72%) SAP FI
15 16 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (6.72%) Logistics
16 15 (6.30%) SAP CO
16 15 (6.30%) SAP BW
16 15 (6.30%) SAP FI/CO
16 15 (6.30%) Procure-to-Pay
16 15 (6.30%) Record to Report
17 14 (5.88%) SAP SD
18 13 (5.46%) SAP Retail
18 13 (5.46%) Analytics
18 13 (5.46%) Data Governance

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 (1.26%) Confluence
2 2 (0.84%) Apache Pig
2 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.72%) SAP FI
2 15 (6.30%) SAP CO
2 15 (6.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (5.88%) SAP SD
4 13 (5.46%) SAP Retail
5 10 (4.20%) SAP FSCM
5 10 (4.20%) SAP MM
6 9 (3.78%) SAP MDG
7 6 (2.52%) SAP ERP
8 5 (2.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 5 (2.10%) SAP SCM
9 4 (1.68%) SAP CAR
9 4 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (1.68%) SAP PS
10 3 (1.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 3 (1.26%) SAP Hybris
10 3 (1.26%) SAP IBP
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (0.84%) SAP EWM
11 2 (0.84%) SAP MDG-F
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.08%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (3.78%) Azure
3 7 (2.94%) Power Platform
4 4 (1.68%) AWS
4 4 (1.68%) GitHub
5 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.84%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 2 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.84%) Azure Functions
5 2 (0.84%) Azure Storage
5 2 (0.84%) SaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Serverless
6 1 (0.42%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.42%) Miro
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.56%) SAP HANA
2 15 (6.30%) SAP BW
3 9 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.94%) Power BI
5 3 (1.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.84%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.42%) Metadata
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.26%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.84%) QUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
General
1 84 (35.29%) Finance
2 47 (19.75%) Social Skills
3 29 (12.18%) Retail
4 28 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.20%) Billing
5 10 (4.20%) Legal
6 7 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.52%) General Ledger
8 5 (2.10%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (1.68%) Banking
10 3 (1.26%) Law
10 3 (1.26%) Marketing
11 2 (0.84%) Back Office
12 1 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.42%) Front Office
12 1 (0.42%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.42%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (32.77%) Consultant
2 68 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 31 (13.03%) Architect
5 25 (10.50%) Analyst
6 22 (9.24%) Functional Consultant
6 22 (9.24%) SAP Architect
7 19 (7.98%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 19 (7.98%) SAP Manager
8 15 (6.30%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (6.30%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
10 12 (5.04%) Data Consultant
11 10 (4.20%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.20%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.20%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
11 10 (4.20%) Supply Chain Consultant
12 9 (3.78%) Data Analyst
12 9 (3.78%) SAP Project Manager
13 8 (3.36%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.94%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (1.68%) SAPUI5
3 2 (0.84%) Kafka
3 2 (0.84%) RESTful
3 2 (0.84%) Spring
4 1 (0.42%) Flash
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.42%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.52%) Legacy Systems
2 4 (1.68%) Reference Data
3 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
3 3 (1.26%) FMCG
3 3 (1.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.84%) Cloud Native
4 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (0.84%) Legacy Applications
4 2 (0.84%) Life Science
4 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.84%) User Experience
5 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.42%) Debian
1 1 (0.42%) Linux
1 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
1 1 (0.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.11%) Migration
2 42 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 29 (12.18%) Data Cleansing
4 27 (11.34%) ERP
5 26 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (9.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 20 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (7.56%) Order Management
8 18 (7.56%) Project Management
9 16 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (6.72%) Logistics
9 16 (6.72%) Process Improvement
10 15 (6.30%) Procure-to-Pay
10 15 (6.30%) Record to Report
11 13 (5.46%) Analytics
11 13 (5.46%) Data Governance
12 12 (5.04%) Workshop Facilitation
13 11 (4.62%) Change Management
13 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (4.62%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.78%) ABAP
1 9 (3.78%) SQL
2 4 (1.68%) Java
3 3 (1.26%) VBA
4 2 (0.84%) C
4 2 (0.84%) C#
4 2 (0.84%) Go
4 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.84%) Perl
4 2 (0.84%) PHP
4 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.84%) Python
4 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.10%) ACCA
1 5 (2.10%) CIMA
2 4 (1.68%) Degree
3 3 (1.26%) SAP Certification
3 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) CISSP
4 1 (0.42%) GIAC
4 1 (0.42%) SANS
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.68%) IFRS
2 4 (1.68%) IFRS 9
3 3 (1.26%) PMO
4 2 (0.84%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 230 (96.64%) SAP
2 8 (3.36%) Ariba
3 7 (2.94%) Concur
3 7 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.68%) OpenText
6 3 (1.26%) hybris
6 3 (1.26%) Oracle
7 2 (0.84%) BiZZdesign
7 2 (0.84%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.84%) Cognos
7 2 (0.84%) HP
7 2 (0.84%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.84%) Progress
7 2 (0.84%) PTC
7 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.42%) BT
8 1 (0.42%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.42%) Manugistics
8 1 (0.42%) Workday