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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Human Capital Management (SAP HCM)
UK
Rank 531 595 574
Rank change year-on-year +64 -21  
Contract jobs citing SAP HCM 68 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.062% 0.090%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.77% 0.78% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 23
Median daily rate £475 £450 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -13.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £343 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £552 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £513
% change year-on-year +11.76% -17.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP HCM 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 3838 4208 4612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.58% 7.97% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2314 2531 2562
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 39
Median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.34% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP HCM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP HCM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP HCM in the UK

SAP HCM
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 March 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 +66 62 £475 +5.55% 4
North West +36 16 £475 +25.00%
London +19 14 £415 -7.77% 1
Cheshire - 12 £475 -
East of England +2 7 £475 +72.72%
Hertfordshire - 7 £475 -
Watford - 6 £475 -
South East +14 5 £519 +12.16% 2
West Midlands +14 4 £425 -
Bristol +7 4 £475 +26.66%
South West +5 4 £475 +26.66%
Berkshire +23 3 £519 +12.16%
Yorkshire +11 3 - -
West Yorkshire +6 3 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
Runcorn - 3 £500 -
City of London +9 2 £415 +27.69% 1
West Sussex +3 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £500 -
Coventry - 2 £425 -
Manchester +19 1 - -
Reading +19 1 £513 +10.81%
Worthing +10 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 - -
Slough - 1 £525 -
Warrington - 1 £438 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £550 -
Birmingham - 1 £475 -
Cardiff - 1 £525 -

SAP HCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 121 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (34.71%) SAP HR
3 38 (31.40%) SuccessFactors
4 24 (19.83%) Migration
5 22 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
6 19 (15.70%) Data Migration
6 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared
7 18 (14.88%) Time Management
8 17 (14.05%) SC Cleared
9 12 (9.92%) IBM
10 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 11 (9.09%) Performance Management
11 10 (8.26%) Analytics
11 10 (8.26%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.44%) Finance
12 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
13 8 (6.61%) Data Architecture
13 8 (6.61%) LSMW
13 8 (6.61%) XML
13 8 (6.61%) .NET
14 7 (5.79%) Oracle
14 7 (5.79%) Dell
14 7 (5.79%) JSON
15 6 (4.96%) Boomi
15 6 (4.96%) SAP HANA
15 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (4.96%) CRM
15 6 (4.96%) Project Management
16 5 (4.13%) SAP BW

SAP HCM
Top Related 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 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.65%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.83%) MS Project
1 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (34.71%) SAP HR
2 22 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (3.31%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (1.65%) Endur
6 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.83%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.83%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.83%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.83%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 38 (31.40%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (4.96%) Boomi
3 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
1 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SAP HANA
2 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.13%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) LSMW
General
1 9 (7.44%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) French Language
3 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.83%) Romanian Language
5 1 (0.83%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (63.64%) Consultant
2 68 (56.20%) SAP Consultant
3 54 (44.63%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 17 (14.05%) Architect
4 17 (14.05%) HR Consultant
5 15 (12.40%) Analyst
5 15 (12.40%) SAP Architect
6 14 (11.57%) SAP HR Consultant
7 12 (9.92%) Functional Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) Data Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) Data Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 10 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (7.44%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.79%) HR Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) Payroll Consultant
11 7 (5.79%) SAP Payroll Consultant
12 6 (4.96%) SAP Analyst
12 6 (4.96%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) .NET
1 8 (6.61%) XML
2 7 (5.79%) JSON
3 5 (4.13%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (3.31%) REST
4 4 (3.31%) RESTful
4 4 (3.31%) SOAP
4 4 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.31%) XSLT
5 3 (2.48%) Web Services
6 2 (1.65%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.13%) DataPower
3 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.83%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.83%) NHS
5 1 (0.83%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.83%) Migration
2 19 (15.70%) Data Migration
3 18 (14.88%) Time Management
4 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 11 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 10 (8.26%) Analytics
5 10 (8.26%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.61%) Data Architecture
8 6 (4.96%) CRM
8 6 (4.96%) Project Management
9 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.13%) DevOps
10 4 (3.31%) API Development
10 4 (3.31%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (3.31%) Open Source
10 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.31%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.31%) Java
2 4 (3.31%) VBA
3 3 (2.48%) C
3 3 (2.48%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) ABAP
4 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (9.92%) IBM
3 7 (5.79%) Dell
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle
4 4 (3.31%) Workday
5 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.65%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
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