Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP HANA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP HANA over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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 HANA
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 644 595 593
Rank change year-on-year -49 -2 +86
Contract jobs citing SAP HANA 239 299 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 1.35% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 164 152
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £379 £325 £400
90th Percentile £668 £725 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £480
% change year-on-year - -1.04% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
UK median hourly rate £73.34 £51.09 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.56% +81.28% -
10th Percentile £68.51 £34.98 £26.59
90th Percentile £78.17 £68.28 £29.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £73.34 - £28.18

SAP HANA is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,079 22,152 21,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.28% 21.81% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,224 15,426 14,380
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 252 300
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +28.70% -1.82%
10th Percentile £13.05 £15.02 £9.37
90th Percentile £55.80 £56.64 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £38.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year -13.73% +56.12% -7.55%

SAP HANA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP HANA in the UK

SAP HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP HANA in the UK

SAP HANA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP HANA over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP HANA in the UK

SAP HANA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP HANA in the UK

SAP HANA
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP HANA within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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 -32 229 £525 +5.00% 36
UK excluding London -43 119 £475 - 21
London +5 103 £575 +15.00% 16
South East +12 53 £475 -1.86% 12
North of England -41 25 £430 -25.22% 2
Midlands -9 24 £450 +7.14% 6
West Midlands -12 18 £450 +28.57% 6
Yorkshire -10 17 £463 -22.92% 1
East of England +5 8 £538 -10.42%
South West -39 7 £546 +74.80%
North West -41 7 £415 -27.83% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £500 +0.05%
North East -9 1 £438 +59.09%
Wales -17 1 £405 -10.00%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HANA 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 HANA.

1 239 (100.00%) SAP
2 73 (30.54%) SAP S/4HANA
3 68 (28.45%) SAP BW
4 65 (27.20%) Finance
5 36 (15.06%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (14.64%) SAP BPC
7 34 (14.23%) SQL
8 33 (13.81%) ABAP
8 33 (13.81%) ERP
9 32 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (12.55%) Migration
10 30 (12.55%) Analytics
11 28 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (10.88%) Data Modelling
12 26 (10.88%) BusinessObjects
13 25 (10.46%) Project Management
14 23 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (8.79%) ETL
15 21 (8.79%) Retail
15 21 (8.79%) Hadoop
16 20 (8.37%) Oracle
16 20 (8.37%) Python
17 18 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (7.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 18 (7.53%) Data Science
18 17 (7.11%) Apache Spark
18 17 (7.11%) Data Integration
18 17 (7.11%) Big Data
18 17 (7.11%) Talend
19 16 (6.69%) Degree

SAP HANA
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 17 (7.11%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.02%) NetWeaver
3 9 (3.77%) SAS
4 5 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.26%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.84%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 73 (30.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 35 (14.64%) SAP BPC
3 18 (7.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (4.60%) SAP FI
5 10 (4.18%) SAP ERP
5 10 (4.18%) SAP Hybris
6 8 (3.35%) SAP CO
6 8 (3.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (3.35%) SAP MM
7 7 (2.93%) SAP GRC
8 6 (2.51%) SAP Business One
9 5 (2.09%) SAP IBP
9 5 (2.09%) SAP SD
10 4 (1.67%) SAP CRM
10 4 (1.67%) SAP EWM
10 4 (1.67%) SAP R/3
11 3 (1.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
11 3 (1.26%) SAP GTS
11 3 (1.26%) SAP MDG
12 2 (0.84%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.18%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (3.35%) Data Lake Analytics
4 8 (3.35%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (2.51%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (1.67%) Boomi
7 3 (1.26%) Office 365
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.84%) GitHub
8 2 (0.84%) PaaS
8 2 (0.84%) SaaS
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.84%) Firewall
1 2 (0.84%) LAN
1 2 (0.84%) SAN
1 2 (0.84%) SMTP
2 1 (0.42%) DNS
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) Intranet
2 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.42%) NAS
2 1 (0.42%) SSL
2 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (28.45%) SAP BW
2 26 (10.88%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (8.79%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (7.11%) Big Data
6 14 (5.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 13 (5.44%) MongoDB
7 13 (5.44%) SQL Server
8 12 (5.02%) HBase
9 11 (4.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 10 (4.18%) Data Lake
10 10 (4.18%) Data Mining
11 9 (3.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (3.35%) Cosmos DB
12 8 (3.35%) HDInsight
12 8 (3.35%) Redis
13 7 (2.93%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.93%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Eclipse
1 5 (2.09%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.09%) LSMW
2 4 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.84%) GitLab
4 2 (0.84%) JIRA
5 1 (0.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.42%) CF BOSH
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 65 (27.20%) Finance
2 21 (8.79%) Retail
3 13 (5.44%) Marketing
4 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.51%) Banking
6 4 (1.67%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.26%) Legal
8 2 (0.84%) Billing
8 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (29.71%) Consultant
2 56 (23.43%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (12.55%) Architect
3 30 (12.55%) Developer
4 27 (11.30%) SAP Manager
5 24 (10.04%) SAP Architect
6 22 (9.21%) Project Manager
6 22 (9.21%) SAP Developer
7 19 (7.95%) Analyst
8 18 (7.53%) Data Engineer
8 18 (7.53%) SAP Project Manager
9 14 (5.86%) Big Data Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (5.44%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 11 (4.60%) SAP HANA Consultant
12 10 (4.18%) SAP HANA Architect
12 10 (4.18%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
13 9 (3.77%) Business Analyst
14 8 (3.35%) SAP HANA Project Manager
14 8 (3.35%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.44%) SAP PI
2 12 (5.02%) SAP Fiori
3 11 (4.60%) Kafka
4 10 (4.18%) IDoc
5 9 (3.77%) SAP ALE
6 7 (2.93%) BAPI
6 7 (2.93%) XML
7 6 (2.51%) SAP XI
8 5 (2.09%) EDI
8 5 (2.09%) Middleware
8 5 (2.09%) Pandas
8 5 (2.09%) PySpark
8 5 (2.09%) SAP Basis
8 5 (2.09%) Web Services
9 4 (1.67%) LDAP
9 4 (1.67%) REST
9 4 (1.67%) SAPUI5
9 4 (1.67%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.26%) TensorFlow
10 3 (1.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.86%) User Experience
2 13 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.35%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.93%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.09%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.09%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.84%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) PMI
9 1 (0.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.26%) AIX
1 3 (1.26%) Linux
1 3 (1.26%) Unix
1 3 (1.26%) Windows
2 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.06%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (13.81%) ERP
3 32 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (12.55%) Analytics
4 30 (12.55%) Migration
5 26 (10.88%) Data Modelling
6 25 (10.46%) Project Management
7 23 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (8.79%) ETL
9 18 (7.53%) Data Science
10 17 (7.11%) Data Integration
11 14 (5.86%) Change Management
12 13 (5.44%) Data Management
13 12 (5.02%) Computer Science
14 11 (4.60%) CRM
14 11 (4.60%) Data Migration
14 11 (4.60%) DevOps
14 11 (4.60%) SAP Implementation
15 10 (4.18%) Logistics
15 10 (4.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.23%) SQL
2 33 (13.81%) ABAP
3 20 (8.37%) Python
4 16 (6.69%) Java
5 9 (3.77%) R
6 6 (2.51%) C
7 5 (2.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.09%) Julia
8 2 (0.84%) Perl
8 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (6.69%) Degree
2 12 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.26%) AAT
6 2 (0.84%) CISA
6 2 (0.84%) CISM
7 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CRISC
7 1 (0.42%) ISACA
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.35%) PMO
2 5 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.67%) SLA
4 3 (1.26%) QA
5 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.42%) COSO
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
System Software
1 11 (4.60%) Apache Flume
2 9 (3.77%) Docker
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.42%) HDFS
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) Kubernetes
1 6 (2.51%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (1.67%) MOM
3 2 (0.84%) Terraform
4 1 (0.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.42%) Mesos
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 239 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (8.37%) Oracle
3 17 (7.11%) Talend
4 16 (6.69%) Informatica
5 15 (6.28%) Databricks
6 14 (5.86%) hybris
7 9 (3.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.35%) Alteryx
8 8 (3.35%) Ariba
9 7 (2.93%) Google
10 4 (1.67%) Concur
10 4 (1.67%) Remedy
10 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.26%) Dell
11 3 (1.26%) IBM
11 3 (1.26%) Tableau
11 3 (1.26%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.84%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.42%) Citrix
13 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy