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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Payroll Management (HR-PY)
UK
Rank 549 601 596
Rank change year-on-year +52 -5  
Contract jobs citing SAP Payroll 47 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.077% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.21% 0.97% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 11
Median daily rate £500 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 3884 4229 4617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2541 2555
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Payroll.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Top 24 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 March 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 +36 40 £475 +5.55% 4
North West +29 14 £475 -9.52%
London +31 10 £500 +16.27% 2
Cheshire - 9 £475 -
Wales +14 5 £525 -
South East +24 4 £475 -8.65% 2
Cardiff - 4 £525 -
South Wales - 4 £525 -
West Midlands +9 3 £443 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £538 -
East of England - 3 £538 -
Cambridge - 3 £538 -
West Sussex 0 2 - -
Manchester -3 2 £625 +19.04%
Merseyside - 2 £500 -
Runcorn - 2 - -
South West - 2 £468 -
Coventry - 2 £360 -
Bristol - 2 £468 -
Berkshire +25 1 £475 -
Worthing +14 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £550 -
Warrington - 1 £438 -
Slough - 1 £475 -

SAP Payroll
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 36 (58.06%) SAP HR
3 22 (35.48%) SAP HCM
4 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 13 (20.97%) Time Management
6 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.68%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) Finance
8 5 (8.06%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (8.06%) Workday
9 4 (6.45%) ERP
9 4 (6.45%) ABAP
9 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (4.84%) SAP ERP
11 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.23%) Defect Management
11 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.23%) HP
11 2 (3.23%) SAP Certification
11 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
11 2 (3.23%) Project Management
11 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
11 2 (3.23%) Retail
11 2 (3.23%) LSMW

SAP Payroll
Top Related 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 36 (58.06%) SAP HR
2 22 (35.48%) SAP HCM
3 3 (4.84%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.61%) SAP HR-PA
4 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) LSMW
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Consultant
2 43 (69.35%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (40.32%) HR Consultant
3 25 (40.32%) SAP HR Consultant
4 23 (37.10%) Payroll Consultant
4 23 (37.10%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 19 (30.65%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 14 (22.58%) SAP HCM Consultant
7 8 (12.90%) Functional Consultant
7 8 (12.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) SAP Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) HR Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Payroll Manager
9 3 (4.84%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) SAP HR Support
10 2 (3.23%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Time Management
2 6 (9.68%) Performance Management
3 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
3 5 (8.06%) Migration
4 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
4 4 (6.45%) ERP
4 4 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.23%) Defect Management
5 2 (3.23%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (3.23%) Project Management
5 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
5 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
5 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.61%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (1.61%) Presales
6 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) ABAP
2 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) PMP
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.06%) Workday
3 2 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
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