Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 855 799 845
Rank change year-on-year -56 +46 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP GRC 29 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.053% 0.045%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 24
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £252 £228 £323
90th Percentile £580 £649 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -

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 7,068 7,733 8,449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.99% 8.34% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,151 4,543 4,935
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 98 110
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £31.48 £34.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.57% -8.38% +28.05%
10th Percentile £10.12 £10.98 £14.34
90th Percentile £55.85 £58.60 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.48 £35.25
% change year-on-year -36.46% -10.71% +95.83%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -51 25 £475 - 5
UK excluding London -40 12 £488 +8.33% 4
London -50 11 £433 -13.50% 1
North of England -12 7 £475 -19.15% 3
North West -21 4 £525 -10.64% 3
West Midlands +2 3 £500 +81.82%
Midlands -10 3 £500 +12.68%
Yorkshire -14 3 £325 -
South East -21 1 £425 +3.34%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (62.07%) SAP Security
3 9 (31.03%) SAP BW
4 8 (27.59%) SAP HANA
4 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (27.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (17.24%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (13.79%) EAM
6 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) Ariba
7 3 (10.34%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
7 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (10.34%) SAP BPC
8 2 (6.90%) SAP MRS
8 2 (6.90%) FMCG
8 2 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (6.90%) SAP MM
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (6.90%) HP

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (10.34%) SAP BPC
3 2 (6.90%) SAP MM
3 2 (6.90%) SAP MRS
3 2 (6.90%) SAP PM
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.45%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SAP BW
2 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (27.59%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Consultant
2 15 (51.72%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (41.38%) Security Consultant
4 10 (34.48%) SAP Security Consultant
5 9 (31.03%) SAP GRC Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Risk Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Security Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) SAP Security
2 4 (13.79%) EAM
2 4 (13.79%) Identity Management
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.34%) Security Management
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) Ariba
3 2 (6.90%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Concur
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards