Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 799 838
Rank change year-on-year -59 +39 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP GRC 25 42 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.046% 0.052%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% 0.57% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 26
UK median daily rate £468 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £274 £251 £255
90th Percentile £574 £643 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £39.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year - +59.18% -

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 6,666 7,403 8,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.65% 8.08% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,885 4,266 4,964
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 107 99
UK median hourly rate £26.75 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.15% +21.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £10.96 £14.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £58.80 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.27% +16.67% +33.33%

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 24 June 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 11 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 24 June 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 -68 21 £475 - 1
UK excluding London -48 10 £425 -10.53%
London -51 10 £475 -5.00% 1
North of England -17 4 £338 -14.56%
Midlands -21 4 £500 +48.15%
West Midlands -18 3 £500 +81.82%
Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
East Midlands -2 1 - -
North West -20 1 £350 -11.39%
South East -39 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP GRC 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 with a requirement for SAP GRC.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (44.00%) SAP Security
3 7 (28.00%) SAP BW
3 7 (28.00%) SAP HANA
4 6 (24.00%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (16.00%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (12.00%) EAM
6 3 (12.00%) Ariba
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) QA
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) ERP

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
3 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.00%) SAP MII
3 1 (4.00%) SAP MRS
3 1 (4.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SAP BW
1 7 (28.00%) SAP HANA
2 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) SAP Security Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) IT Risk Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Security Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Security Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SOX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (4.00%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) SAP Security
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
2 3 (12.00%) EAM
2 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (12.00%) Information Security
2 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Security Management
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) ERP
3 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (4.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CRISC
1 1 (4.00%) ISACA
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) COSO
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Ariba
3 2 (8.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Concur