Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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 Resources (HR)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 721 682 688
Rank change year-on-year -39 +6 -60
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 175 205 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.15% 2.34% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 122 101
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.59%
10th Percentile £329 £264 £300
90th Percentile £636 £619 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £466 £420
% change year-on-year -5.63% +11.01% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
UK median hourly rate £162.50 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +712.50% +90.48% -32.04%
10th Percentile £156.25 £20.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £168.75 £56.00 £10.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year - +90.48% -32.04%

SAP HR 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 8151 8765 9393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.35% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4817 5231 5215
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% +1.16%
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 87 100 142
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.08% +6.31%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.16 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.10 £88.20 £57.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.73% -12.70%

SAP HR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 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 HR within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -37 164 £450 +5.88% 9
UK excluding London +28 100 £440 -5.63% 7
London -29 51 £500 +17.65% 2
South East +1 36 £425 +3.03% 4
North of England +53 30 £513 -2.38% 2
North West +22 22 £600 +6.67%
Midlands +37 20 £440 -9.74% 1
West Midlands +22 12 £423 -15.50%
East Midlands +6 8 £483 +7.22% 1
Scotland +8 6 £300 -35.48%
Yorkshire +28 5 £401 +9.58% 2
East of England -10 4 £463 -1.28%
North East +64 3 £425 -15.00%
Wales +12 2 £513 +105.00%
South West -5 2 £413 +30.33%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 175 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (32.57%) SuccessFactors
3 47 (26.86%) SAP Payroll
4 42 (24.00%) SAP HCM
5 24 (13.71%) Finance
6 19 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (9.71%) Time Management
9 14 (8.00%) Project Management
9 14 (8.00%) ERP
10 13 (7.43%) Migration
10 13 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.29%) Security Cleared
11 11 (6.29%) Performance Management
12 10 (5.71%) Oracle
12 10 (5.71%) SC Cleared
13 9 (5.14%) Concur
13 9 (5.14%) Lean Six Sigma
13 9 (5.14%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.14%) Six Sigma
14 8 (4.57%) Banking
14 8 (4.57%) Data Migration
14 8 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (4.57%) Business Process Analysis
15 7 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
15 7 (4.00%) SaaS
15 7 (4.00%) Service Delivery
16 6 (3.43%) Change Management
16 6 (3.43%) Legal
16 6 (3.43%) Data Management

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 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.71%) SAP EP
3 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (26.86%) SAP Payroll
2 42 (24.00%) SAP HCM
3 5 (2.86%) SAP PA-EC
4 4 (2.29%) SAP HR-PA
5 3 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.71%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (1.14%) iTrent
6 2 (1.14%) ResourceLink
6 2 (1.14%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.14%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.14%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.14%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.14%) SnowdropKCS
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.57%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 57 (32.57%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (4.00%) SaaS
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.57%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) Firewall
2 1 (0.57%) Intranet
2 1 (0.57%) SSH
2 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) DB2
1 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.14%) SAP BW
1 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) LSMW
General
1 24 (13.71%) Finance
2 8 (4.57%) Banking
3 6 (3.43%) Legal
4 5 (2.86%) French Language
5 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.29%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (46.86%) Consultant
2 64 (36.57%) SAP Consultant
3 50 (28.57%) HR Consultant
4 45 (25.71%) SAP HR Consultant
5 29 (16.57%) Payroll Consultant
5 29 (16.57%) SAP Payroll Consultant
6 26 (14.86%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
7 19 (10.86%) Analyst
8 15 (8.57%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 13 (7.43%) HR Analyst
10 12 (6.86%) SAP Analyst
10 12 (6.86%) SAP Manager
11 11 (6.29%) Functional Consultant
11 11 (6.29%) Project Manager
12 10 (5.71%) SAP HR Analyst
13 9 (5.14%) Architect
14 8 (4.57%) HR Manager
15 7 (4.00%) SAP Support
15 7 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
16 6 (3.43%) SAP HR Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.86%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (1.14%) .NET
2 2 (1.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (1.14%) Node.js
3 1 (0.57%) JMS
3 1 (0.57%) Middleware
3 1 (0.57%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.71%) e-Learning
3 3 (1.71%) FMCG
3 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.14%) DataPower
4 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.57%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (9.71%) Time Management
3 14 (8.00%) ERP
3 14 (8.00%) Project Management
4 13 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.43%) Migration
5 11 (6.29%) Performance Management
6 9 (5.14%) Data Modelling
6 9 (5.14%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (5.14%) Six Sigma
7 8 (4.57%) Business Process Analysis
7 8 (4.57%) Data Migration
7 8 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (3.43%) Change Management
9 6 (3.43%) Data Management
9 6 (3.43%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (3.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) ABAP
2 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.71%) Degree
3 3 (1.71%) PMP
4 2 (1.14%) CIPD
4 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 175 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (5.71%) Oracle
3 9 (5.14%) Concur
4 4 (2.29%) Workday
5 3 (1.71%) IBM
5 3 (1.71%) Kronos
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.71%) Northgate
6 2 (1.14%) Ariba
6 2 (1.14%) Cognos
6 2 (1.14%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.14%) Siebel
6 2 (1.14%) Teradata
6 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.57%) Ceridian
7 1 (0.57%) Google
7 1 (0.57%) Minitab
7 1 (0.57%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.57%) Sun