Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 351 243 315
Rank change year-on-year -108 +72 +202
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 224 116 278
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.64% 0.84% 0.75%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.04% 13.66% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 75 140
10th Percentile £500 £505 £463
25th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £610 £650 £575
Median % change year-on-year -6.15% +13.04% +0.88%
75th Percentile £700 £738 £681
90th Percentile £765 £764 £878
England median daily rate £575 £625 £550
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
England median hourly rate £63.00 - £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 1,860 849 2,465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.28% 6.16% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,280 579 1,591
10th Percentile £350 £350 £330
25th Percentile £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £540 £500
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £675 £671 £600
90th Percentile £763 £758 £675
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 22
10th Percentile £26.00 " £11.25
25th Percentile £28.00 £46.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £23.81
Median % change year-on-year -13.68% +99.50% -18.32%
75th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £52.05
90th Percentile £56.50 " £63.75
England median hourly rate £45.75 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.50% +100.00% +6.66%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -57 7 £550 -15.38% 4
West London - 5 £700 - 7
South London - 1 £600 -
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 217 (96.88%) SAP
2 85 (37.95%) Finance
3 65 (29.02%) Social Skills
4 57 (25.45%) Migration
5 48 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 36 (16.07%) ERP
7 31 (13.84%) Manufacturing
8 27 (12.05%) Data Cleansing
8 27 (12.05%) SAP HANA
9 25 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (11.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (10.27%) Data Quality
11 22 (9.82%) Project Management
12 21 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 20 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (8.48%) Project Delivery
15 17 (7.59%) Logistics
16 16 (7.14%) SQL
16 16 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation
16 16 (7.14%) Order Management
16 16 (7.14%) Data Governance
17 14 (6.25%) Analytics
17 14 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
17 14 (6.25%) DevOps
18 13 (5.80%) Requirements Gathering
18 13 (5.80%) Retail
19 12 (5.36%) Azure
19 12 (5.36%) Test Scripting
19 12 (5.36%) Ariba
20 11 (4.91%) SAP Implementation

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 (1.79%) Apache Pig
1 4 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.46%) SAP MDG
2 9 (4.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (3.13%) SAP FI
3 7 (3.13%) SAP FI-GL
3 7 (3.13%) SAP FSCM
3 7 (3.13%) SAP SD
4 6 (2.68%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 4 (1.79%) SAP BRIM
5 4 (1.79%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (1.79%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.79%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (1.34%) SAP CAR
6 3 (1.34%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.34%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 3 (1.34%) SAP IBP
6 3 (1.34%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.89%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.89%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
2 12 (5.36%) Azure
3 10 (4.46%) AWS
4 9 (4.02%) Power Platform
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.79%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 4 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (1.79%) Azure Functions
5 4 (1.79%) Azure Storage
5 4 (1.79%) SaaS
5 4 (1.79%) Serverless
6 3 (1.34%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 3 (1.34%) PaaS
7 2 (0.89%) GCP
7 2 (0.89%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.45%) Apigee
8 1 (0.45%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.05%) SAP HANA
2 10 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.02%) Power BI
4 8 (3.57%) SAP BW
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.79%) Big Data
5 4 (1.79%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.34%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.13%) PowerDesigner
2 6 (2.68%) JIRA
3 3 (1.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.34%) LSMW
4 2 (0.89%) GitLab
4 2 (0.89%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.89%) Tricentis qTest
5 1 (0.45%) QUnit
5 1 (0.45%) SonarQube
General
1 85 (37.95%) Finance
2 65 (29.02%) Social Skills
3 31 (13.84%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.80%) Retail
5 11 (4.91%) General Ledger
6 10 (4.46%) Billing
6 10 (4.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (4.46%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.13%) Legal
9 5 (2.23%) Law
10 4 (1.79%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.34%) Banking
12 2 (0.89%) Marketing
12 2 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.45%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.45%) German Language
13 1 (0.45%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.45%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 74 (33.04%) Consultant
2 64 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (16.52%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 25 (11.16%) Analyst
4 25 (11.16%) Architect
5 24 (10.71%) SAP Manager
6 19 (8.48%) Functional Consultant
7 17 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (7.14%) SAP Architect
9 15 (6.70%) Project Manager
9 15 (6.70%) SAP Analyst
9 15 (6.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 14 (6.25%) Data Consultant
11 12 (5.36%) Business Analyst
12 11 (4.91%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (4.46%) SAP Project Manager
13 10 (4.46%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
13 10 (4.46%) Supply Chain Consultant
14 9 (4.02%) SAP Business Analyst
14 9 (4.02%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.91%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (3.13%) Kafka
2 7 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (0.45%) EDI
3 1 (0.45%) Flash
3 1 (0.45%) Middleware
3 1 (0.45%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.45%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.02%) Legacy Systems
2 4 (1.79%) Cloud Native
2 4 (1.79%) Legacy Applications
2 4 (1.79%) Reference Data
2 4 (1.79%) Virtual Team
3 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.34%) FMCG
3 3 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.34%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.34%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
4 2 (0.89%) Life Science
4 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.45%) Social Media
5 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.34%) VMS
2 1 (0.45%) Debian
2 1 (0.45%) Linux
2 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.45%) Migration
2 48 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 36 (16.07%) ERP
4 27 (12.05%) Data Cleansing
5 25 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (11.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (9.82%) Project Management
7 21 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 20 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (8.48%) Project Delivery
10 17 (7.59%) Logistics
11 16 (7.14%) Data Governance
11 16 (7.14%) Order Management
11 16 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation
12 14 (6.25%) Analytics
12 14 (6.25%) DevOps
13 13 (5.80%) Requirements Gathering
14 12 (5.36%) Test Scripting
15 11 (4.91%) Business Analysis
15 11 (4.91%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.14%) SQL
2 5 (2.23%) ABAP
3 4 (1.79%) C#
3 4 (1.79%) Go
3 4 (1.79%) Java
3 4 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.79%) Perl
3 4 (1.79%) PHP
3 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.79%) Python
3 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.13%) Degree
2 6 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.89%) ACCA
3 2 (0.89%) CIMA
3 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.89%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.27%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.91%) IFRS
3 8 (3.57%) GAAP
4 4 (1.79%) QA
5 3 (1.34%) IFRS 9
5 3 (1.34%) PMO
6 1 (0.45%) FRS 29
System Software
1 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 217 (96.88%) SAP
2 12 (5.36%) Ariba
3 9 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.57%) BiZZdesign
4 8 (3.57%) MuleSoft
4 8 (3.57%) Oracle
5 6 (2.68%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.79%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.79%) hybris
7 3 (1.34%) BT
7 3 (1.34%) Databricks
8 2 (0.89%) Google
8 2 (0.89%) OpenText
8 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.45%) Kronos
9 1 (0.45%) Manugistics
9 1 (0.45%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) Workday