Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 765 720 694
Rank change year-on-year -45 -26 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP HR 144 175 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.20% 2.12% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 78 119
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.97% +2.82%
10th Percentile £322 £325 £262
90th Percentile £575 £600 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £445 £458
% change year-on-year +6.74% -2.73% +7.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
UK median hourly rate £60.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,537 8,251 8,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 7.99% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,802 4,955 5,173
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 86 94
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.38 £9.50
90th Percentile £69.08 £60.88 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year +9.47% -23.39% +10.71%

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 13 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP HR over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP HR in the UK

SAP HR
Top 13 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 13 December 2018. 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 -41 133 £475 +4.40% 7
UK excluding London -36 79 £475 +6.74% 6
London +13 48 £481 -5.41% 1
South East -6 39 £484 +17.26% 2
North of England -18 23 £433 -19.53% 1
North West -26 14 £475 -19.15% 1
Yorkshire -7 9 £369 -24.36%
East of England +7 7 £325 -40.91% 2
Midlands -25 6 £581 +32.10% 1
West Midlands -28 5 £675 +59.76% 1
Wales -17 3 £475 -7.32%
East Midlands -2 1 £488 +1.04%
South West -36 1 £550 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP HR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for SAP HR.

1 144 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (26.39%) Workday
3 37 (25.69%) Migration
4 35 (24.31%) SuccessFactors
4 35 (24.31%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (22.22%) SAP Payroll
6 31 (21.53%) Data Migration
7 27 (18.75%) Project Management
8 25 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (14.58%) Data Conversion
10 20 (13.89%) Data Extraction
11 18 (12.50%) Data Management
11 18 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 18 (12.50%) Reference Data
11 18 (12.50%) Reference Data Management
12 17 (11.81%) Data Mapping
12 17 (11.81%) Workday HCM
12 17 (11.81%) MS Access
12 17 (11.81%) VB
13 16 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (11.11%) Data Quality
13 16 (11.11%) Data Architecture
14 15 (10.42%) SAP HCM
14 15 (10.42%) QA
15 14 (9.72%) Degree
16 13 (9.03%) Business Analysis
17 12 (8.33%) SQL
17 12 (8.33%) ETL
17 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared

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 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (22.22%) SAP Payroll
2 17 (11.81%) Workday HCM
3 15 (10.42%) SAP HCM
4 11 (7.64%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (4.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (4.17%) SAP ERP
7 5 (3.47%) SAP FI
8 3 (2.08%) SAP CRM
8 3 (2.08%) SAP GRC
8 3 (2.08%) SAP HR-PA
8 3 (2.08%) SAP R/3
9 2 (1.39%) Global One
9 2 (1.39%) SAP CO
9 2 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.31%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (4.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) MS Access
2 5 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.47%) Power BI
2 5 (3.47%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.39%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.39%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) JIRA
2 2 (1.39%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.39%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.69%) eCATT
3 1 (0.69%) LSMW
General
1 8 (5.56%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Legal
3 4 (2.78%) Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Publishing
5 2 (1.39%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) German Language
6 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (39.58%) Consultant
2 53 (36.81%) SAP Consultant
3 38 (26.39%) Analyst
3 38 (26.39%) HR Consultant
3 38 (26.39%) SAP HR Consultant
4 26 (18.06%) HR Analyst
5 20 (13.89%) Data Analyst
6 17 (11.81%) Migration Analyst
7 16 (11.11%) Payroll Consultant
8 15 (10.42%) Data Migration Analyst
8 15 (10.42%) SAP Payroll Consultant
9 14 (9.72%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (9.03%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
11 12 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 12 (8.33%) SAP HR Analyst
12 11 (7.64%) Functional Consultant
13 10 (6.94%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
14 9 (6.25%) Workday Analyst
15 8 (5.56%) Architect
15 8 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.86%) SailPoint
2 3 (2.08%) XML
2 3 (2.08%) XSLT
3 2 (1.39%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.69%) IDoc
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (0.69%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.69%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.31%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.50%) Reference Data
3 6 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.39%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.69%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.69%) Podcast
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.69%) Migration
2 31 (21.53%) Data Migration
3 27 (18.75%) Project Management
4 25 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (14.58%) Data Conversion
6 20 (13.89%) Data Extraction
7 18 (12.50%) Data Management
7 18 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 18 (12.50%) Reference Data Management
8 17 (11.81%) Data Mapping
9 16 (11.11%) Data Architecture
9 16 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (9.03%) Business Analysis
11 12 (8.33%) ETL
12 11 (7.64%) ERP
13 8 (5.56%) Test Scripting
13 8 (5.56%) Time Management
14 7 (4.86%) Analytics
14 7 (4.86%) Critical Success Factor
14 7 (4.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.81%) VB
2 12 (8.33%) SQL
3 7 (4.86%) ABAP
4 2 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Degree
2 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) ISEB
5 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 15 (10.42%) QA
3 5 (3.47%) PMO
4 1 (0.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 144 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (26.39%) Workday
3 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.08%) Oracle
5 2 (1.39%) Apple
5 2 (1.39%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.39%) HP
5 2 (1.39%) Kronos
5 2 (1.39%) Sage
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe
6 1 (0.69%) Pegasus