Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Payroll skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Payroll over the 6 months to 19 June 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 Payroll Management (HR-PY)
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 839 754 826
Rank change year-on-year -85 +72 +20
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 47 74 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.081% 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.71% 1.01% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 29
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £409 £363 £325
90th Percentile £735 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £476 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £60.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +200.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

SAP Payroll 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 6,643 7,351 8,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.66% 8.08% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,879 4,229 4,885
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £285
90th Percentile £660 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 110 98
UK median hourly rate £28.58 £33.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +20.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.88 £11.03
90th Percentile £53.00 £58.20 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year -36.36% +20.00% +27.78%

SAP Payroll
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Payroll over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Payroll within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 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 -58 43 £495 +4.21% 2
UK excluding London -21 32 £476 +0.26% 2
Midlands +1 16 £475 +13.43%
London -59 13 £625 +25.00%
West Midlands -10 12 £458 +9.25%
North of England -37 10 £416 -14.67%
Yorkshire - 10 £416 -
East Midlands +2 4 £495 -
Wales -11 3 £600 +14.29%
South West +3 1 £525 +12.30% 1
South East -26 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £478 -

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll.

1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (63.83%) SAP HR
3 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 12 (25.53%) ABAP
4 12 (25.53%) SuccessFactors
5 9 (19.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 7 (14.89%) Migration
6 7 (14.89%) SAP HCM
7 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
7 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.64%) Workflow
8 5 (10.64%) SAP Portal
8 5 (10.64%) SAP PI
8 5 (10.64%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.51%) Workday
9 4 (8.51%) Change Management
9 4 (8.51%) ITIL
10 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Logistics
10 3 (6.38%) SAP Basis
10 3 (6.38%) ETL
10 3 (6.38%) Project Management
10 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (6.38%) Concur
10 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
11 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (4.26%) Coaching

SAP Payroll
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 5 (10.64%) SAP Portal
2 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 30 (63.83%) SAP HR
2 9 (19.15%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (14.89%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.13%) SAP EWM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.13%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) GIS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Consultant
1 16 (34.04%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Payroll Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) HR Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) SAP HR Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) HR Specialist
5 6 (12.77%) Report Specialist
5 6 (12.77%) SAP HR Specialist
5 6 (12.77%) SAP HR/Payroll Specialist
6 4 (8.51%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) SAP Manager
7 3 (6.38%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) HR Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SAP Data Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) SAP HR Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) SAP PI
2 3 (6.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Migration
2 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.64%) Data Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
3 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (10.64%) Workflow
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) ETL
5 3 (6.38%) Logistics
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.26%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.26%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) ABAP
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Workday
3 3 (6.38%) Concur
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) NetApp
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Capita
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos