Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 694 689 711
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 -84
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 156 194 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.00% 2.23% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 106 105
UK median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £349 £244 £281
90th Percentile £638 £575 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +26.67% -9.09% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
UK median hourly rate £162.50 £20.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +712.50% +35.59% -4.84%
10th Percentile £156.25 £20.00 £11.08
90th Percentile £168.75 £56.00 £18.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year - +90.48% -32.26%

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 7815 8688 9354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.98% 8.09% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4587 5172 5207
UK median daily rate £450 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +4.41% -
10th Percentile £305 £300 £272
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +2.94% +5.85% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 99 117
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% -28.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £72.66 £53.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -21.26% +41.11% -30.77%

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 23 September 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 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 HR within the UK over the 6 months to 23 September 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 +2 149 £475 +13.43% 1
UK excluding London +34 72 £475 +26.67% 1
London -17 54 £500 +17.65%
South East +20 30 £450 +9.09% 1
North of England +75 23 £600 +73.91%
North West +34 15 £600 +80.45%
Midlands +16 10 £440 -2.22%
West Midlands +35 8 £440 +10.00%
Yorkshire +31 4 - -
East of England -2 4 £463 +23.33%
North East - 4 - -
Wales -5 3 £525 +47.37%
East Midlands -8 2 £483 +7.22%
South West +13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 156 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (29.49%) SuccessFactors
3 44 (28.21%) SAP HCM
3 44 (28.21%) SAP Payroll
4 23 (14.74%) Finance
5 22 (14.10%) Time Management
6 19 (12.18%) Migration
7 15 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (8.97%) Data Migration
9 13 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.69%) Concur
11 11 (7.05%) Change Management
12 10 (6.41%) Six Sigma
12 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.41%) Performance Management
12 10 (6.41%) Lean Six Sigma
12 10 (6.41%) Security Cleared
13 9 (5.77%) Workday
13 9 (5.77%) ERP
14 8 (5.13%) Project Management
14 8 (5.13%) Oracle
14 8 (5.13%) TOGAF
15 7 (4.49%) Legal
15 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
15 7 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (4.49%) SaaS
16 6 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (3.85%) Analytics
16 6 (3.85%) Target Operating Model

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 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 44 (28.21%) SAP HCM
1 44 (28.21%) SAP Payroll
2 5 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.21%) SAP PA-EC
3 3 (1.92%) SAP HR-PA
4 2 (1.28%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.28%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.64%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.64%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.64%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.64%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.64%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.64%) SnowdropKCS
5 1 (0.64%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 46 (29.49%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (4.49%) SaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.28%) Boomi
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.28%) Office 365
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.64%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) SSH
2 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.28%) DB2
2 2 (1.28%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) LSMW
General
1 23 (14.74%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Legal
3 4 (2.56%) Automotive
3 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.28%) Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) French Language
6 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (42.31%) Consultant
2 56 (35.90%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (26.28%) HR Consultant
3 41 (26.28%) SAP HR Consultant
4 26 (16.67%) Payroll Consultant
4 26 (16.67%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 24 (15.38%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 20 (12.82%) Architect
7 14 (8.97%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 13 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (7.05%) SAP Architect
10 9 (5.77%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.77%) SAP Manager
11 8 (5.13%) Analyst
12 7 (4.49%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (4.49%) HR Manager
12 7 (4.49%) SAP HR Architect
12 7 (4.49%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.21%) SAP Analyst
14 4 (2.56%) HR Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (1.28%) .NET
2 2 (1.28%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.28%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (1.28%) Node.js
2 2 (1.28%) SAP PI
2 2 (1.28%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.64%) JMS
3 1 (0.64%) SOAP
3 1 (0.64%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.28%) DataPower
4 2 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.64%) PDA
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.10%) Time Management
2 19 (12.18%) Migration
3 15 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (8.97%) Data Migration
5 13 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.05%) Change Management
7 10 (6.41%) Data Modelling
7 10 (6.41%) Lean Six Sigma
7 10 (6.41%) Performance Management
7 10 (6.41%) Six Sigma
8 9 (5.77%) ERP
9 8 (5.13%) Project Management
9 8 (5.13%) TOGAF
10 7 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (3.85%) Analytics
11 6 (3.85%) Business Process Analysis
11 6 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (3.21%) SAP Implementation
12 5 (3.21%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.21%) ABAP
2 3 (1.92%) Java
3 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) Degree
3 2 (1.28%) MCIPD
3 2 (1.28%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.64%) CIPD
4 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.64%) PMP
4 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.64%) QA
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 156 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (7.69%) Concur
3 9 (5.77%) Workday
4 8 (5.13%) Oracle
5 4 (2.56%) Kronos
6 3 (1.92%) Ariba
6 3 (1.92%) IBM
6 3 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.28%) Dell
7 2 (1.28%) Northgate
7 2 (1.28%) Siebel
7 2 (1.28%) SumTotal
7 2 (1.28%) Teradata
7 2 (1.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.64%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.64%) Minitab
8 1 (0.64%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.64%) Sun
8 1 (0.64%) Tableau