The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP HR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP HR over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Resources (HR)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 561 552
Rank change year-on-year +43 -9  
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 85 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.15% 1.90% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 42 51
Median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £351 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.25 -

SAP HR 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 3949 4427 4683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.38% 7.92% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 2716 2604
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 32
Median hourly rate £36.25 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.42% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £9.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.00 £60.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +37.34% -14.06%  

SAP HR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP HR in the UK

SAP HR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP HR in the UK

SAP HR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP HR over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP HR in the UK

SAP HR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP HR in the UK

SAP HR
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 HR within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +39 74 £500 +11.11% 15
London +33 30 £500 -4.48% 6
South East +18 12 £500 +17.64% 2
North West +36 10 £588 +95.83% 3
Cumbria - 9 £550 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 6 - -
Wales +8 5 £525 +44.82%
South West +4 5 £475 +26.66% 1
Cardiff +23 4 £525 +44.82%
South Wales +14 4 £525 +44.82%
Bristol +9 4 £475 +26.66%
Surrey +1 4 £463 +8.82% 1
West Sussex +11 3 - -
City of London -4 3 £415 -5.14% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £425 -
Worthing +24 2 - -
Berkshire +20 2 £525 +23.52% 1
Hampshire +13 2 £550 +33.33%
Basingstoke +8 2 £550 +33.33%
Yorkshire +22 1 £375 -21.05%
West Yorkshire +18 1 £375 -21.05%
West Midlands +9 1 £475 +5.55%
Manchester +7 1 £625 +108.33% 2
Birmingham +5 1 £475 -13.63%
Bradford +3 1 £375 -21.05%
East Midlands -13 1 £375 +87.50%
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
Derbyshire - 1 £375 -
Slough - 1 £525 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HR 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 HR.

1 174 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (28.16%) Finance
3 45 (25.86%) SAP HCM
4 38 (21.84%) SAP Payroll
5 37 (21.26%) Migration
6 28 (16.09%) SuccessFactors
7 27 (15.52%) Data Migration
8 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
9 21 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (11.49%) ABAP
11 19 (10.92%) ERP
11 19 (10.92%) Project Management
12 18 (10.34%) Time Management
12 18 (10.34%) SC Cleared
13 17 (9.77%) SAPUI5
14 16 (9.20%) Change Management
15 14 (8.05%) SAP BW
15 14 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (6.90%) Manufacturing
16 12 (6.90%) LSMW
17 11 (6.32%) Wireframes
17 11 (6.32%) Waterfall
17 11 (6.32%) Java
18 10 (5.75%) XML
19 9 (5.17%) SAP HANA
20 8 (4.60%) TOGAF
20 8 (4.60%) SAP GRC
20 8 (4.60%) Test Scripting
21 7 (4.02%) Data Mapping

SAP HR
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 6 (3.45%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.30%) Documentum
2 4 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (25.86%) SAP HCM
2 38 (21.84%) SAP Payroll
3 8 (4.60%) SAP GRC
4 7 (4.02%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (3.45%) SAP CO
5 6 (3.45%) SAP ERP
6 5 (2.87%) SAP SD
7 4 (2.30%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (2.30%) SAP MRS
7 4 (2.30%) SAP PS
8 3 (1.72%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.15%) SAP FI
9 2 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (1.15%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.57%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.57%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.09%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (2.30%) SaaS
3 2 (1.15%) Boomi
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.05%) SAP BW
2 9 (5.17%) SAP HANA
3 5 (2.87%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.30%) HBase
4 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.15%) QlikView
6 2 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.57%) Big Data
7 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.57%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (6.90%) LSMW
General
1 49 (28.16%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.15%) French Language
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
4 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.57%) Local Government
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (50.00%) Consultant
2 85 (48.85%) SAP Consultant
3 58 (33.33%) HR Consultant
4 57 (32.76%) SAP HR Consultant
5 35 (20.11%) Architect
6 26 (14.94%) SAP Architect
7 23 (13.22%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (12.64%) Payroll Consultant
8 22 (12.64%) SAP Payroll Consultant
9 19 (10.92%) SAP HCM Consultant
10 18 (10.34%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
11 16 (9.20%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 15 (8.62%) Analyst
13 12 (6.90%) HR Manager
13 12 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
13 12 (6.90%) SAP HR Architect
14 11 (6.32%) HR Analyst
14 11 (6.32%) Project Manager
15 10 (5.75%) SAP Manager
16 9 (5.17%) SAP HR Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.77%) SAPUI5
2 10 (5.75%) XML
3 7 (4.02%) BAPI
4 6 (3.45%) SAP Fiori
4 6 (3.45%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (2.30%) EDIFACT
5 4 (2.30%) JSON
6 1 (0.57%) .NET
6 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.57%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.57%) Middleware
6 1 (0.57%) Node.js
6 1 (0.57%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.72%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.57%) DataPower
4 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.57%) Life Science
4 1 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.26%) Migration
2 27 (15.52%) Data Migration
3 19 (10.92%) ERP
3 19 (10.92%) Project Management
4 18 (10.34%) Time Management
5 16 (9.20%) Change Management
6 14 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (6.32%) Waterfall
7 11 (6.32%) Wireframes
8 8 (4.60%) Test Scripting
8 8 (4.60%) TOGAF
9 7 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.02%) Data Mapping
9 7 (4.02%) SAP Implementation
9 7 (4.02%) Workflow
10 6 (3.45%) Contract Management
10 6 (3.45%) Cutover Planning
10 6 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (3.45%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.49%) ABAP
2 11 (6.32%) Java
3 5 (2.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.15%) SQL
5 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.15%) Degree
5 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.57%) MCIPD
5 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.57%) QA
Vendors
1 174 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (4.02%) Oracle
2 7 (4.02%) Workday
3 4 (2.30%) Cloudera
3 4 (2.30%) Concur
3 4 (2.30%) Pega
4 3 (1.72%) Ariba
5 2 (1.15%) HP
5 2 (1.15%) IBM
5 2 (1.15%) Kronos
5 2 (1.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.15%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.57%) Dell
6 1 (0.57%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.57%) Northgate
6 1 (0.57%) Siebel
6 1 (0.57%) SumTotal
6 1 (0.57%) Tableau
6 1 (0.57%) Teradata
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