Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 Payroll Management (HR-PY)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 846 846
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 -34
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 68 40 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.038% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.84% 0.46% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 25
UK median daily rate £480 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.30% +1.47% -2.58%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £363
90th Percentile £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +12.68% +4.41% +4.62%
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 8087 8758 9467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.29% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5218 5284
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 141
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.85% -12.79%

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 18 November 2017.

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 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 Payroll within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 +66 61 £480 +20.00% 1
UK excluding London +54 41 £500 +12.68% 1
North of England +70 15 £600 +14.29%
South East +23 11 £563 +75.78%
London -10 11 £481 +24.19% 1
Midlands +31 9 £440 +17.33%
North West +28 8 £600 +9.09%
West Midlands +41 7 £445 +27.14%
Yorkshire +24 5 £625 +71.00%
East of England -15 5 - -
East Midlands +7 2 £440 -2.22%
North East - 2 £425 -
Wales +11 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll.

1 68 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (67.65%) SAP HR
3 17 (25.00%) SAP HCM
4 7 (10.29%) Time Management
4 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
4 7 (10.29%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.82%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (7.35%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.35%) QA
6 5 (7.35%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (7.35%) Change Control
7 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.88%) SAP HR-PA
7 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Finance
8 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.41%) Project Management
8 3 (4.41%) Cognos
8 3 (4.41%) ERP
8 3 (4.41%) Coaching
8 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (2.94%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.94%) SAP PS
9 2 (2.94%) Legal

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 (1.47%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 46 (67.65%) SAP HR
2 17 (25.00%) SAP HCM
3 4 (5.88%) SAP HR-PA
4 2 (2.94%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.47%) ResourceLink
5 1 (1.47%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.47%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SuccessFactors
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (70.59%) Consultant
2 46 (67.65%) SAP Consultant
3 42 (61.76%) Payroll Consultant
4 41 (60.29%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 31 (45.59%) HR Consultant
5 31 (45.59%) SAP HR Consultant
6 27 (39.71%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) HR Specialist
9 3 (4.41%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) SAP HR Specialist
10 2 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Management Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) SAP HR Support
10 2 (2.94%) SAP HR/Payroll Specialist
10 2 (2.94%) SAP ISU Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) SAP Utilities Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.29%) Business Process Analysis
1 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
1 7 (10.29%) Time Management
2 6 (8.82%) Migration
3 5 (7.35%) Change Control
3 5 (7.35%) Data Migration
3 5 (7.35%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.41%) Coaching
5 3 (4.41%) ERP
5 3 (4.41%) Project Management
5 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.94%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (2.94%) Test Management
6 2 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (1.47%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) ABAP
1 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.41%) Cognos
3 2 (2.94%) Northgate
4 1 (1.47%) Kronos
4 1 (1.47%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Xerox