Period
to 15 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 328 389
Rank change year-on-year +1 +61 -
Contract jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 64 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.22% 0.037%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.14% 2.97% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 1
South East median daily rate £550 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £413 £397 £418
90th Percentile £663 £519 £453
England median daily rate £540 £520 £570
% change year-on-year +3.85% -8.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 1,245 1,178 1,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.28% 7.35% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 631 726
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 33
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.67% +66.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £14.10 £15.81 £10.23
90th Percentile £51.50 £57.50 £99.00
England median hourly rate £26.75 £29.38 £26.00
% change year-on-year -8.95% +13.00% +15.56%

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 July 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 July 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 +14 37 £510 +13.33% 2
Berkshire +17 27 £638 +41.67% 1
Surrey -13 19 £543 +24.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 10 £500 -
West Sussex -9 2 £338 -25.00%
Hampshire -18 1 - - 1
SAP S/4HANA
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (40.63%) Finance
3 18 (28.13%) Migration
4 16 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 15 (23.44%) ERP
6 13 (20.31%) Logistics
6 13 (20.31%) Data Migration
7 12 (18.75%) SAP HANA
8 11 (17.19%) SQL
9 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.63%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (15.63%) LSMW
9 10 (15.63%) IDoc
10 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
10 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 8 (12.50%) Order to Cash
12 7 (10.94%) SDLC
12 7 (10.94%) SAP Data Services
12 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (10.94%) Data Management
12 7 (10.94%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
12 7 (10.94%) ETL
13 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
13 6 (9.38%) Ariba
13 6 (9.38%) IIS

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 (9.38%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) SAP ERP
2 5 (7.81%) SAP MM
3 4 (6.25%) SAP CO
3 4 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.13%) SAP BPC
4 2 (3.13%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (3.13%) SAP SCM
5 1 (1.56%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (1.56%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.56%) SAP MDG
5 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.56%) SAP PLM
5 1 (1.56%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
1 2 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SAP HANA
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.94%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (3.13%) Lumira
6 2 (3.13%) QlikView
7 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) LSMW
2 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) NWDI
General
1 26 (40.63%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
4 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Consultant
2 15 (23.44%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (18.75%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
5 8 (12.50%) SAP Manager
5 8 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Data Consultant
6 7 (10.94%) Data Migration Consultant
6 7 (10.94%) SAP Developer
6 7 (10.94%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Data Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.81%) SAP Architect
8 5 (7.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) IDoc
2 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
2 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.81%) EDI
4 4 (6.25%) BAPI
4 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (1.56%) JDBC
6 1 (1.56%) REST
6 1 (1.56%) SAP ALE
6 1 (1.56%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.56%) SAPUI5
6 1 (1.56%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Migration
2 16 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 15 (23.44%) ERP
4 13 (20.31%) Data Migration
4 13 (20.31%) Logistics
5 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.63%) SAP Implementation
6 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
7 8 (12.50%) Order to Cash
7 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.94%) Data Management
8 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.94%) ETL
8 7 (10.94%) Programme Management
8 7 (10.94%) SDLC
9 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (9.38%) Project Management
9 6 (9.38%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 5 (7.81%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) ABAP
4 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) MCP
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PMO
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Ariba
3 6 (9.38%) Micro Focus
4 2 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) Concur
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com