Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 829 812 821
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 -11
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 42 77 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.077% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.67% 1.00% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 28
UK median daily rate £513 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% +8.89% -4.26%
10th Percentile £421 £400 £313
90th Percentile £709 £634 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +2.50% +7.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,297 7,725 8,030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.32% 7.75% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,673 4,647 4,861
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £305
90th Percentile £663 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 70 73
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £21.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +3.40% -37.83%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.48 £5.70
90th Percentile £69.90 £50.87 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £21.56
% change year-on-year +55.56% +4.35% -32.31%

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 22 January 2019.

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 11 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 22 January 2019. 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 -22 40 £513 +2.50% 5
UK excluding London -56 26 £513 +2.50% 5
London +21 15 £506 -5.81%
South East -4 13 £690 +17.45% 5
North of England -20 8 £400 -25.58%
Yorkshire -11 7 £400 -28.89%
Midlands -9 4 £488 +10.80%
East Midlands +13 2 £488 +10.80%
West Midlands -34 2 - -
North West -7 1 - -
Wales -12 1 £475 -5.00%

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (69.05%) SAP HR
3 13 (30.95%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (21.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Finance
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) CRM
7 5 (11.90%) SAP CRM
7 5 (11.90%) Cash Management
7 5 (11.90%) SAP BPC
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Office 365
8 4 (9.52%) Coaching
8 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
8 4 (9.52%) SAP HCM
8 4 (9.52%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (9.52%) .NET
8 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.52%) Ariba
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.14%) JIRA
9 3 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis

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 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 29 (69.05%) SAP HR
2 9 (21.43%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (11.90%) SAP BPC
3 5 (11.90%) SAP CRM
4 4 (9.52%) SAP HCM
5 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.76%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) German Language
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Consultant
2 23 (54.76%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (50.00%) Payroll Consultant
4 20 (47.62%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 14 (33.33%) HR Consultant
5 14 (33.33%) SAP HR Consultant
5 14 (33.33%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 6 (14.29%) Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) SAP Implementation Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Implementation Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Integration Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Payroll Manager
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Manager
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Test Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Project Management
1 6 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (11.90%) Analytics
2 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (11.90%) Cash Management
2 5 (11.90%) CRM
3 4 (9.52%) Coaching
3 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.76%) ETL
5 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 2 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (9.52%) Ariba
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Concur
3 2 (4.76%) HP