Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 281 346
Rank change year-on-year +101 +65 +27
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 172 101 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.26% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.47% 9.40% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 20 14
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.05% -
10th Percentile £400 £407 £391
90th Percentile £643 £625 £795
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South East median hourly rate £36.49 £73.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.24% - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £73.34 -
% change year-on-year -28.42% - -

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 1,189 1,075 1,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.74% 6.52% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 589 719
South East median daily rate £495 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £340 £312 £300
90th Percentile £638 £600 £602
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 12
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £41.00 £34.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.39% +19.10% +53.00%
10th Percentile £15.05 £15.90 £14.35
90th Percentile £73.75 £80.62 £59.90
England median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £24.21
% change year-on-year +5.83% +23.94% -21.92%

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 12 November 2019.

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

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

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in the South East over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor hourly 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 12 November 2019. 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 +52 85 £518 -3.72% 3
Berkshire +24 74 £488 -15.22% 2
Surrey +55 46 £545 +21.11% 2
West Sussex +33 16 £488 -23.53%
Buckinghamshire +32 11 £525 +10.53% 1
Hampshire +6 8 £490 -2.00%
East Sussex +8 6 £490 -
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Sussex - 1 £475 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 165 (95.93%) SAP
2 39 (22.67%) Finance
3 38 (22.09%) ERP
4 34 (19.77%) Migration
5 30 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (15.70%) Ariba
7 25 (14.53%) Data Migration
8 19 (11.05%) SAP FI
8 19 (11.05%) SAP MDG
9 17 (9.88%) Project Management
9 17 (9.88%) Change Management
9 17 (9.88%) SAP CO
10 16 (9.30%) SAP FI/CO
11 14 (8.14%) Manufacturing
11 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (8.14%) SAP Fiori
12 13 (7.56%) Business Transformation
12 13 (7.56%) Master Data Management
13 12 (6.98%) Data Quality
13 12 (6.98%) SAP HANA
13 12 (6.98%) Microsoft
13 12 (6.98%) CRM
13 12 (6.98%) Order to Cash
13 12 (6.98%) Record to Report
14 11 (6.40%) Data Modelling
14 11 (6.40%) ABAP
14 11 (6.40%) Logistics
14 11 (6.40%) SAP Implementation
15 10 (5.81%) SAP ERP
15 10 (5.81%) Data Governance

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 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (11.05%) SAP FI
1 19 (11.05%) SAP MDG
2 17 (9.88%) SAP CO
3 16 (9.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (5.81%) SAP ERP
4 10 (5.81%) SAP SD
5 9 (5.23%) SAP MDM
6 7 (4.07%) SAP FSCM
7 6 (3.49%) SAP MM
7 6 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (2.91%) SAP PP
8 5 (2.91%) SAP SCM
9 4 (2.33%) SAP HR
9 4 (2.33%) SAP IBP
9 4 (2.33%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.74%) SAP BPC
11 2 (1.16%) SAP ECC
11 2 (1.16%) SAP EWM
11 2 (1.16%) SAP Payroll
11 2 (1.16%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.74%) Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.98%) SAP HANA
2 8 (4.65%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) LSMW
1 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.58%) PVCS
General
1 39 (22.67%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.65%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.16%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (28.49%) Consultant
2 45 (26.16%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (20.35%) SAP Manager
4 26 (15.12%) Architect
5 19 (11.05%) SAP Architect
6 18 (10.47%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 16 (9.30%) Analyst
8 14 (8.14%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
9 13 (7.56%) Functional Consultant
10 12 (6.98%) Project Manager
10 12 (6.98%) SAP Project Manager
11 10 (5.81%) SAP Analyst
11 10 (5.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 9 (5.23%) Change Manager
12 9 (5.23%) Lead Architect
12 9 (5.23%) SAP Change Manager
13 8 (4.65%) Business Manager
13 8 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (4.07%) Business Change Manager
14 7 (4.07%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.14%) SAP Fiori
2 8 (4.65%) IDoc
3 6 (3.49%) SAP PI
4 5 (2.91%) SAP XI
4 5 (2.91%) Web Services
5 4 (2.33%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.74%) EDI
7 2 (1.16%) BAPI
7 2 (1.16%) XML
8 1 (0.58%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.91%) Private Cloud
3 4 (2.33%) e-Learning
3 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.74%) Clustering
4 3 (1.74%) Replication
5 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.74%) AIX
1 3 (1.74%) Linux
1 3 (1.74%) SUSE
1 3 (1.74%) Unix
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.09%) ERP
2 34 (19.77%) Migration
3 30 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (14.53%) Data Migration
5 17 (9.88%) Change Management
5 17 (9.88%) Project Management
6 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.56%) Business Transformation
7 13 (7.56%) Master Data Management
8 12 (6.98%) CRM
8 12 (6.98%) Order to Cash
8 12 (6.98%) Record to Report
9 11 (6.40%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.40%) Logistics
9 11 (6.40%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (5.81%) Data Governance
10 10 (5.81%) Validation
11 8 (4.65%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.65%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) ABAP
2 4 (2.33%) Java
2 4 (2.33%) SQL
3 2 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.49%) Degree
2 3 (1.74%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.58%) PMP
4 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.74%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) PMO
4 1 (0.58%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.74%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 165 (95.93%) SAP
2 27 (15.70%) Ariba
3 12 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.23%) Informatica
4 9 (5.23%) Oracle
5 7 (4.07%) HP
5 7 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.74%) Baan
6 3 (1.74%) Concur
7 2 (1.16%) Adobe
7 2 (1.16%) JDA
7 2 (1.16%) webMethods
8 1 (0.58%) CA
8 1 (0.58%) hybris
8 1 (0.58%) SEEBURGER