Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for SAP HR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP HR over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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 Resources (HR)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 180 193
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -34
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.23% 0.46% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Scotland median daily rate £300 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.48% +9.41% -29.17%
10th Percentile £266 £458 £363
90th Percentile £334 £473 £508
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £162.50 £20.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year +712.50% +90.48% -32.04%

SAP HR 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 Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 269 217 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.33% 4.99% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 118 212
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £288 £272 £276
90th Percentile £588 £538 £612
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
% change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Scotland median hourly rate £35.63 - £38.75
10th Percentile £26.25 - £31.83
90th Percentile £39.26 - £51.70
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.90% +4.50%

SAP HR
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SAP HR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SAP HR in Scotland

SAP HR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP HR in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP HR in Scotland

SAP HR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HR in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP HR in Scotland

SAP HR
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HR within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -9 6 £300 -35.48%
SAP HR
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SAP HR.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Retail Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing

SAP HR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) HR Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAP HR Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle