Period
to 4 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SAP HCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP HCM over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 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 Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 207 256
Rank change year-on-year +80 +49 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 3 3 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.13% 0.053% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.60% 0.61% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% - -
England median daily rate £413 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -17.50% -2.44% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year - -42.86% -

SAP HCM 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 the Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 187 490 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.88% 8.58% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 285 328
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £323
90th Percentile £575 £675 £607
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.74% -27.50%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year - +18.64% +21.03%

SAP HCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SAP HCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP HCM in the Midlands

SAP HCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP HCM in the Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SAP HCM in the Midlands

SAP HCM
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HCM within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. 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
West Midlands +61 2 £350 -36.36%
East Midlands - 1 - -
SAP HCM
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAP HCM.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) QA

SAP HCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Gatling
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle