Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 350 367
Rank change year-on-year +65 +17 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 94 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.58% 2.13% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 0
South East median daily rate £550 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% - -
England median daily rate £550 £550 £575
% change year-on-year - -4.35% -
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 1,095 1,219 1,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.66% 7.55% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 688 800
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £307 £299 £268
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 28
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £36.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.38% +83.38% -27.27%
10th Percentile £15.90 £14.75 £10.23
90th Percentile £80.62 £55.50 £99.00
England median hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -6.48% +9.09% +8.79%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +60 54 £563 -13.46% 8
Berkshire +41 51 £575 -11.54% 4
Surrey -2 25 £500 +4.17% 4
Hampshire -16 5 £549 -8.54% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 £550 - 1
East Sussex - 3 - - 1
West Sussex -4 1 £725 +64.77% 1
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 91 (96.81%) SAP
2 30 (31.91%) ERP
3 26 (27.66%) Finance
4 20 (21.28%) SAP HANA
5 16 (17.02%) Project Management
6 13 (13.83%) Migration
6 13 (13.83%) SAP Fiori
7 12 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (12.77%) Ariba
8 11 (11.70%) Logistics
8 11 (11.70%) Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (10.64%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (10.64%) Test Scripting
9 10 (10.64%) Business Transformation
9 10 (10.64%) Data Migration
9 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.64%) SQL
10 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.57%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (8.51%) Order to Cash
11 8 (8.51%) HP ALM
11 8 (8.51%) SAP Data Services
11 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (8.51%) SAP BW
11 8 (8.51%) HP
11 8 (8.51%) SAP MM
12 7 (7.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (7.45%) Retail
12 7 (7.45%) SAP ERP
12 7 (7.45%) SDLC

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 2 (2.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) SAP MM
2 7 (7.45%) SAP ERP
3 6 (6.38%) SAP GRC
4 5 (5.32%) SAP SD
5 4 (4.26%) SAP CO
5 4 (4.26%) SAP FI
5 4 (4.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (4.26%) SAP HR
5 4 (4.26%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (3.19%) SAP BPC
6 3 (3.19%) SAP GTS
6 3 (3.19%) SAP IBP
7 2 (2.13%) NetSuite
7 2 (2.13%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (2.13%) SAP MDG
8 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.06%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) WebEx
2 2 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SAP HANA
2 8 (8.51%) SAP BW
2 8 (8.51%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.32%) Lumira
4 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.13%) QlikView
7 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) LSMW
2 2 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Retail
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Consultant
2 19 (20.21%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (18.09%) SAP Manager
4 16 (17.02%) Project Manager
5 15 (15.96%) Architect
5 15 (15.96%) SAP Project Manager
6 12 (12.77%) Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Functional Consultant
7 10 (10.64%) SAP Architect
8 9 (9.57%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 8 (8.51%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
10 7 (7.45%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
11 5 (5.32%) SAP Analyst
12 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
12 4 (4.26%) Developer
12 4 (4.26%) SAP Developer
12 4 (4.26%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (3.19%) Security Consultant
13 3 (3.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (4.26%) BAPI
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.13%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.06%) EDI
4 1 (1.06%) SAP TM
4 1 (1.06%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.06%) Clustering
2 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.06%) FMCG
2 1 (1.06%) User Experience
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) AIX
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
1 1 (1.06%) SUSE
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) ERP
2 16 (17.02%) Project Management
3 13 (13.83%) Migration
4 12 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (11.70%) Logistics
5 11 (11.70%) Procure-to-Pay
6 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.64%) Business Transformation
6 10 (10.64%) Data Migration
6 10 (10.64%) SAP Implementation
6 10 (10.64%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.51%) Order to Cash
9 7 (7.45%) SDLC
10 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.38%) Programme Management
10 6 (6.38%) Record to Report
10 6 (6.38%) Validation
11 5 (5.32%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.64%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) ABAP
2 5 (5.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.26%) PMO
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.06%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 91 (96.81%) SAP
2 12 (12.77%) Ariba
3 8 (8.51%) HP
4 4 (4.26%) Concur
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.19%) Fujitsu
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle
6 2 (2.13%) CA
6 2 (2.13%) Tableau
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) SEEBURGER