Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP HCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP HCM over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 759 803
Rank change year-on-year -32 +44 -60
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 93 140 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.13% 0.090%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.14% 1.60% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 68 49
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.70% +6.02%
10th Percentile £375 £308 £345
90th Percentile £538 £550 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £162.50 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP HCM 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 8150 8759 9244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.90% 8.31% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4811 5226 5144
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 98 137
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +6.90% +4.50%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.01 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.55 £99.00 £53.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year -3.92% +13.55% -12.70%

SAP HCM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP HCM in the UK

SAP HCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP HCM in the UK

SAP HCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP HCM over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP HCM in the UK

SAP HCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP HCM in the UK

SAP HCM
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 HCM within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -22 88 £450 - 5
UK excluding London +24 47 £450 - 3
London -64 30 £450 - 3
South East +16 18 £438 -2.78% 1
North of England +75 15 £463 +32.14% 1
Midlands +9 8 £440 -4.86%
Yorkshire +29 7 £461 +44.47%
West Midlands +17 7 £470 +1.62%
North West +10 7 £475 +13.43% 1
Wales +18 2 £500 -
East of England -13 2 - -
East Midlands -4 1 £440 -2.22%
North East - 1 £400 -
Scotland - 1 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM 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 HCM.

1 93 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (46.24%) SAP HR
3 39 (41.94%) SuccessFactors
4 17 (18.28%) SAP Payroll
5 12 (12.90%) Project Management
6 10 (10.75%) ERP
7 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (7.53%) Finance
9 7 (7.53%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (7.53%) Workday
10 6 (6.45%) Business Process Analysis
11 5 (5.38%) SAP PA-EC
11 5 (5.38%) Migration
11 5 (5.38%) CRM
11 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.38%) SaaS
11 5 (5.38%) SAP HR-PA
11 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.38%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.38%) Time Management
11 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
11 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (4.30%) SAP Implementation
12 4 (4.30%) Data Migration
12 4 (4.30%) Oracle
12 4 (4.30%) ABAP
12 4 (4.30%) Change Management
12 4 (4.30%) Customer Requirements

SAP HCM
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 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.08%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 43 (46.24%) SAP HR
2 17 (18.28%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (5.38%) SAP HR-PA
3 5 (5.38%) SAP PA-EC
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (3.23%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (2.15%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.15%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.08%) SAP Travel Management
6 1 (1.08%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 39 (41.94%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (5.38%) SaaS
3 3 (3.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.08%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Legal
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Consultant
2 46 (49.46%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (36.56%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 10 (10.75%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) HR Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) SAP HR Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Payroll Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Developer
8 4 (4.30%) HR Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.23%) ERP Manager
9 3 (3.23%) ERP Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) HR Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) .NET
1 2 (2.15%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (2.15%) JSON
1 2 (2.15%) RESTful
1 2 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (2.15%) XML
1 2 (2.15%) XSLT
2 1 (1.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.08%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.15%) DataPower
2 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.08%) Life Science
3 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.90%) Project Management
2 10 (10.75%) ERP
3 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.53%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Business Process Analysis
7 5 (5.38%) CRM
7 5 (5.38%) Integration Testing
7 5 (5.38%) Migration
7 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
7 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.38%) Time Management
7 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.30%) Change Management
8 4 (4.30%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (4.30%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.30%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (4.30%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (3.23%) Expense Management
9 3 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) ABAP
2 2 (2.15%) Java
2 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.08%) PMP
2 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) PMO
2 1 (1.08%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (7.53%) Workday
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle
4 3 (3.23%) Dell
4 3 (3.23%) Northgate
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) Ariba
6 1 (1.08%) Concur