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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 621 626
Rank change year-on-year +34 +5  
Contract jobs citing SAP GRC 20 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.057% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.50% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 8
Median daily rate £475 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -17.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £253 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +23.07% -8.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 -

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

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3974 4394 4790
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.28% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2338 2693 2731
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 52 51
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £11.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP GRC
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP GRC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 14 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 19 £475 +15.15% 3
South East +29 9 £480 +69.91%
London -6 8 £413 -2.94% 1
Surrey +9 5 £485 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £502 -
Derbyshire - 1 £338 -
Middlesex - 1 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £525 -
South Wales - 1 £525 -
East Midlands - 1 £338 -
Wales - 1 £525 -
City of London - 1 £700 -
Derby - 1 £338 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (71.43%) SAP Security
3 12 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (19.05%) Service Management
4 8 (19.05%) SAP BW
4 8 (19.05%) SAP HANA
4 8 (19.05%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (16.67%) ERP
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) Finance
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) IBM
7 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.90%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (11.90%) Internal Audit
8 4 (9.52%) Security Operations
8 4 (9.52%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (9.52%) ISMS
8 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.52%) Information Security
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Information Security Management
8 4 (9.52%) Security Management
8 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.14%) SAP HR

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 (2.38%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.38%) SAP EP
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Portal
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (7.14%) SAP ERP
2 3 (7.14%) SAP HR
2 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.76%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.76%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (4.76%) SAP GTS
3 2 (4.76%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.38%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SAP BW
1 8 (19.05%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) German Language
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Consultant
1 21 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) SAP Security Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) SAP Security Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.14%) SAP Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Basis
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.38%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) SAP Security
2 8 (19.05%) SAP Implementation
2 8 (19.05%) Service Management
3 7 (16.67%) ERP
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.90%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (11.90%) Internal Audit
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
4 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security Management
5 4 (9.52%) ISMS
5 4 (9.52%) Security Management
5 4 (9.52%) Security Operations
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) ABAP
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) CRISC
1 2 (4.76%) ISACA
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) COSO
4 1 (2.38%) GxP
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (11.90%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) Concur
4 2 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Ariba
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Workday