Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP GRC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP GRC over the 6 months to 22 January 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 Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) formerly SAP Virsa
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 789 808
Rank change year-on-year -57 +19 +34
Contract jobs citing SAP GRC 32 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.070% 0.067%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.42% 0.84% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 36
UK median daily rate £475 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.53% +3.03%
10th Percentile £297 £218 £313
90th Percentile £588 £638 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £528 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% +29.41% +40.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £39.00 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year - -23.53% -

SAP GRC is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7,577 7,972 8,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.61% 8.36% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,550 4,820 4,887
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.56%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £278
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 145
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% -37.83% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.48 £5.70 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.87 £44.55 £67.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.56 £31.86
% change year-on-year +4.35% -32.31% +18.73%

SAP GRC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP GRC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP GRC over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP GRC within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 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
England -35 30 £475 -9.52% 3
UK excluding London -6 18 £528 -4.00% 3
London -45 12 £433 -0.57%
South East -23 10 £528 -4.00%
North of England +34 5 £575 - 2
North West -2 4 £575 -
East Midlands -1 2 £525 -19.23%
Midlands -5 2 £525 +133.33% 1
Yorkshire +11 1 - - 2
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP GRC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP GRC.

1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (65.63%) SAP Security
3 12 (37.50%) SAP HANA
4 11 (34.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (21.88%) SAP BW
6 7 (21.88%) Service Management
6 7 (21.88%) Information Security
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) IBM
9 4 (12.50%) Identity Management
9 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Internal Audit
9 4 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (9.38%) SAP BPC
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.38%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
10 3 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
10 3 (9.38%) Security Management
10 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.38%) Quality Management

SAP GRC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP BPC
1 3 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (6.25%) SAP MM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP MRS
2 2 (6.25%) SAP PM
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.13%) SAP MII
3 1 (3.13%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SAP HANA
2 8 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (21.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) eCATT
1 1 (3.13%) LSMW
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Consultant
1 11 (34.38%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) SAP Security Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Compliance Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Security Compliance Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Security Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Service Manager
5 4 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Service Security Manager
6 3 (9.38%) SAP Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) SAP Security Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) FMCG
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) SAP Security
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security
3 7 (21.88%) Service Management
4 6 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 4 (12.50%) Internal Audit
6 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) EAM
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
7 3 (9.38%) Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CRISC
1 2 (6.25%) ISACA
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) COSO
3 2 (6.25%) PMO
4 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Ariba
4 2 (6.25%) Concur
5 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards