Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 16 December 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 351 354
Rank change year-on-year +78 +3 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 117 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.70% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.56% 1.95% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 1
South East median daily rate £538 £600 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.42% +17.07% -
10th Percentile £380 £391 £506
90th Percentile £820 £795 £519
England median daily rate £538 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.38% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £73.34 - -
England median hourly rate £73.34 - -

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 the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,108 1,231 1,328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.60% 7.33% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 700 777
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £306 £300 £277
90th Percentile £613 £613 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 15
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £34.43 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.59% +72.13% -27.27%
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.35 £10.79
90th Percentile £78.99 £59.90 £76.20
England median hourly rate £29.75 £20.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year +43.37% -16.16% -14.66%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in the South East

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP S/4HANA in the South East

SAP S/4HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the South East

SAP S/4HANA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley +66 55 £675 +12.50% 7
Berkshire +37 50 £575 -4.17% 5
Surrey +15 39 £500 +3.36% 2
East Sussex - 9 - -
Hampshire -19 7 £500 -23.08% 2
West Sussex -9 5 £638 +44.89%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £838 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA.

1 114 (97.44%) SAP
2 28 (23.93%) ERP
3 24 (20.51%) Project Management
4 22 (18.80%) Ariba
4 22 (18.80%) Finance
5 21 (17.95%) Migration
6 17 (14.53%) SAP HANA
6 17 (14.53%) SAP Fiori
7 16 (13.68%) SuccessFactors
7 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (12.82%) Data Migration
9 14 (11.97%) CRM
10 12 (10.26%) Java
10 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
11 11 (9.40%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (8.55%) ABAP
12 10 (8.55%) SAP BW
12 10 (8.55%) HP
12 10 (8.55%) SAP Implementation
12 10 (8.55%) Business Transformation
12 10 (8.55%) HP ALM
13 9 (7.69%) SAP Security
13 9 (7.69%) SAP SD
13 9 (7.69%) SAP MM
13 9 (7.69%) Oracle
14 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (6.84%) Change Management
14 8 (6.84%) Logistics
14 8 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing

SAP S/4HANA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (5.13%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.85%) Confluence
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) SAP MM
1 9 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 7 (5.98%) SAP MDG
2 7 (5.98%) SAP Payroll
3 6 (5.13%) SAP BPC
3 6 (5.13%) SAP CO
3 6 (5.13%) SAP FI
3 6 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (4.27%) SAP GRC
5 4 (3.42%) SAP CRM
5 4 (3.42%) SAP HR
6 3 (2.56%) SAP ERP
6 3 (2.56%) SAP GTS
6 3 (2.56%) SAP IBP
6 3 (2.56%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (1.71%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.85%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.68%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) WebEx
2 2 (1.71%) Intranet
3 1 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) SAP HANA
2 10 (8.55%) SAP BW
3 5 (4.27%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (3.42%) Lumira
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) LSMW
2 1 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 22 (18.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Billing
2 5 (4.27%) Marketing
2 5 (4.27%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (34.19%) Consultant
2 33 (28.21%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (25.64%) SAP Manager
4 28 (23.93%) Project Manager
4 28 (23.93%) SAP Project Manager
5 20 (17.09%) Architect
6 17 (14.53%) SAP Architect
7 14 (11.97%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
8 13 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
9 11 (9.40%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 9 (7.69%) Analyst
10 9 (7.69%) Migration Manager
11 8 (6.84%) Data Migration Manager
11 8 (6.84%) Migration Project Manager
11 8 (6.84%) SAP Data Migration Manager
12 7 (5.98%) Data Migration Project Manager
12 7 (5.98%) Security Architect
13 6 (5.13%) SAP SD Consultant
13 6 (5.13%) SAP Technical Architect
13 6 (5.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (5.13%) EDI
3 5 (4.27%) SAP Basis
3 5 (4.27%) SAP PI
4 4 (3.42%) IDoc
4 4 (3.42%) SAP XI
5 3 (2.56%) .NET
5 3 (2.56%) BAPI
5 3 (2.56%) EJB
5 3 (2.56%) JDBC
5 3 (2.56%) SAP ALE
5 3 (2.56%) XSLT
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.71%) SAPUI5
6 2 (1.71%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) SAP TM
7 1 (0.85%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.42%) Clustering
3 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) FMCG
4 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) AIX
1 4 (3.42%) Linux
1 4 (3.42%) SUSE
2 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) ERP
2 24 (20.51%) Project Management
3 21 (17.95%) Migration
4 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (12.82%) Data Migration
6 14 (11.97%) CRM
7 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
8 11 (9.40%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (8.55%) Business Transformation
9 10 (8.55%) SAP Implementation
10 9 (7.69%) SAP Security
11 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.84%) Change Management
11 8 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.84%) Logistics
11 8 (6.84%) Order to Cash
11 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.98%) Change Control
12 7 (5.98%) Project Governance
12 7 (5.98%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.26%) Java
2 10 (8.55%) ABAP
3 6 (5.13%) C
4 4 (3.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ACCA
5 1 (0.85%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (5.13%) PMO
3 4 (3.42%) QA
4 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) HP ALM
2 4 (3.42%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 114 (97.44%) SAP
2 22 (18.80%) Ariba
3 10 (8.55%) HP
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle
5 5 (4.27%) CA
5 5 (4.27%) hybris
6 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.56%) Baan
7 3 (2.56%) Concur
7 3 (2.56%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix
8 1 (0.85%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.85%) webMethods