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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 622 629
Rank change year-on-year +53 +7  
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 32 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.041% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.82% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 9
Median daily rate £500 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £329 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £498 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - -

SAP Payroll is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3909 4449 4841
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.27% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2299 2730 2775
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

SAP Payroll
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP Payroll as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 17 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 28 £475 +22.58% 1
London +16 7 £500 +42.85%
South East +36 6 £475 +150.00%
North West - 5 £563 -
West Midlands +24 4 £419 -14.10%
Worthing - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 - -
Manchester - 3 £613 -
Coventry - 3 £450 -
Berkshire +24 2 £475 +150.00%
Cardiff +1 2 £525 +50.00%
Wales -1 2 £525 +50.00%
South Wales -3 2 £525 +50.00%
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 1
Slough - 2 £475 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Birmingham +13 1 £388 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (54.43%) SAP HR
3 25 (31.65%) SAP HCM
4 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
5 14 (17.72%) Time Management
6 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
7 11 (13.92%) SuccessFactors
8 9 (11.39%) Finance
8 9 (11.39%) ABAP
9 8 (10.13%) Migration
10 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
11 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.33%) Workday
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.06%) Lean Six Sigma
12 4 (5.06%) Six Sigma
12 4 (5.06%) SAP Certification
12 4 (5.06%) ERP
12 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (3.80%) Cognos
13 3 (3.80%) Project Management
13 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.80%) Concur
14 2 (2.53%) Cutover Planning
14 2 (2.53%) SAP S/4HANA
14 2 (2.53%) Use Case
14 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 2 (2.53%) Test Strategy

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:

Business Applications
1 43 (54.43%) SAP HR
2 25 (31.65%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.53%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.53%) Boomi
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) LSMW
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Consultant
2 50 (63.29%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (43.04%) Payroll Consultant
4 33 (41.77%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 27 (34.18%) HR Consultant
5 27 (34.18%) SAP HR Consultant
6 24 (30.38%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
7 18 (22.78%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 10 (12.66%) Functional Consultant
9 9 (11.39%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 7 (8.86%) Payroll Manager
11 6 (7.59%) Architect
11 6 (7.59%) SAP Architect
11 6 (7.59%) SAP HR Architect
12 4 (5.06%) HR Manager
12 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 4 (5.06%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
12 4 (5.06%) SAP Manager
13 3 (3.80%) SAP Support
13 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) Time Management
2 8 (10.13%) Migration
3 7 (8.86%) Data Migration
3 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
4 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.06%) ERP
5 4 (5.06%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (5.06%) Six Sigma
5 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.80%) Project Management
6 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
7 2 (2.53%) Change Management
7 2 (2.53%) Cutover Planning
7 2 (2.53%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.53%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.53%) Use Case
7 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) ABAP
2 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) SAP Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMP
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (6.33%) Workday
3 3 (3.80%) Cognos
3 3 (3.80%) Concur
4 2 (2.53%) Dell
4 2 (2.53%) Kronos
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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