Period
to 23 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SuccessFactors skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SuccessFactors over the 6 months to 23 August 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 SuccessFactors
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 617 700
Rank change year-on-year +38 +83 +54
Contract jobs citing SuccessFactors 265 274 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.95% 2.50% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 148 106
UK median daily rate £500 £468 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -2.86% +26.23%
10th Percentile £353 £329 £350
90th Percentile £728 £629 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £473 £451
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.88% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £162.50 £56.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +189.33% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £47.33 -
% change year-on-year -73.59% - -

SuccessFactors is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13615 10967 6702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.18% 10.14% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9302 7603 4359
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +11.80% -
10th Percentile £269 £285 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 171 138
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.56% +31.39%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £60.78 £47.33 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +50.00%

SuccessFactors
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SuccessFactors in the UK

SuccessFactors
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SuccessFactors in the UK

SuccessFactors
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SuccessFactors over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SuccessFactors in the UK

SuccessFactors
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SuccessFactors in the UK

SuccessFactors
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SuccessFactors over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SuccessFactors in the UK

SuccessFactors
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 SuccessFactors within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 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 +31 259 £500 +8.11% 6
London +36 131 £525 +16.67% 5
UK excluding London +7 112 £463 -2.12% 1
South East +18 45 £465 +3.33% 1
Midlands 0 25 £425 -15.00%
East of England -21 21 £525 +5.00%
North of England +72 20 £425 +15.25%
North West +36 20 £425 +15.25%
West Midlands +20 16 £388 -11.43%
East Midlands -10 9 £500 -13.04%
South West +5 1 £425 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SuccessFactors 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 SuccessFactors.

1 155 (58.49%) SAP
2 73 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (18.87%) SAP HR
4 42 (15.85%) Migration
4 42 (15.85%) SAP HCM
5 40 (15.09%) Finance
6 35 (13.21%) Change Management
7 34 (12.83%) Data Migration
8 32 (12.08%) Project Management
8 32 (12.08%) Workday
9 25 (9.43%) Oracle
10 21 (7.92%) ERP
11 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (6.79%) SaaS
13 17 (6.42%) QA
14 15 (5.66%) Learning Management System
14 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (5.28%) PMO
16 13 (4.91%) CRM
16 13 (4.91%) SOA
17 12 (4.53%) XML
17 12 (4.53%) PRINCE2
17 12 (4.53%) Ariba
17 12 (4.53%) Performance Management
17 12 (4.53%) Enterprise Architecture
17 12 (4.53%) Boomi
18 11 (4.15%) Concur
18 11 (4.15%) SAP S/4HANA
18 11 (4.15%) JSON
19 10 (3.77%) Intranet

SuccessFactors
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 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.38%) Documentum
3 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (18.87%) SAP HR
2 42 (15.85%) SAP HCM
3 11 (4.15%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (3.02%) SAP Payroll
5 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.89%) SAP ERP
6 5 (1.89%) SAP PA-EC
7 3 (1.13%) iTrent
7 3 (1.13%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.38%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.79%) SaaS
2 12 (4.53%) Boomi
3 10 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.77%) Office 365
4 8 (3.02%) PaaS
5 2 (0.75%) IaaS
5 2 (0.75%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.75%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.77%) Intranet
2 8 (3.02%) Internet
2 8 (3.02%) VPN
2 8 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.13%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.75%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.38%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.13%) LSMW
2 1 (0.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (2.26%) Digital Economy
2 6 (2.26%) Retail
3 4 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.75%) Advertising
5 2 (0.75%) Banking
5 2 (0.75%) Billing
5 2 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Front Office
6 1 (0.38%) German Language
6 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 69 (26.04%) Consultant
2 40 (15.09%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (12.08%) Analyst
4 31 (11.70%) Project Manager
5 28 (10.57%) Architect
6 22 (8.30%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.04%) SAP Manager
8 13 (4.91%) SAP HCM Consultant
9 12 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.15%) Programme Manager
11 10 (3.77%) SAP Project Manager
12 9 (3.40%) Cloud Architect
12 9 (3.40%) HR Analyst
13 8 (3.02%) Security Architect
14 7 (2.64%) Administrator
14 7 (2.64%) Service Manager
14 7 (2.64%) Service Transition Manager
14 7 (2.64%) Transition Manager
15 6 (2.26%) HR Manager
16 5 (1.89%) HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.53%) XML
2 11 (4.15%) JSON
3 10 (3.77%) Web Services
4 9 (3.40%) REST
5 8 (3.02%) OAuth
5 8 (3.02%) SAML
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.51%) .NET
7 4 (1.51%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (1.13%) RESTful
8 3 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.13%) XSLT
9 2 (0.75%) SAP Fiori
10 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (5.66%) Learning Management System
2 10 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.02%) Private Cloud
4 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.51%) DataPower
7 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.75%) FMCG
7 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.75%) Reinsurance
7 2 (0.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (15.85%) Migration
3 35 (13.21%) Change Management
4 34 (12.83%) Data Migration
5 32 (12.08%) Project Management
6 21 (7.92%) ERP
7 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.91%) CRM
8 13 (4.91%) SOA
9 12 (4.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (4.53%) Performance Management
9 12 (4.53%) PRINCE2
10 10 (3.77%) Analytics
10 10 (3.77%) TOGAF
10 10 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (3.40%) SAP Implementation
11 9 (3.40%) Validation
12 8 (3.02%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (3.02%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (3.02%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.40%) ABAP
2 4 (1.51%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.13%) Java
4 1 (0.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.42%) QA
2 14 (5.28%) PMO
3 4 (1.51%) SLA
4 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) GDPR
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (1.51%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 155 (58.49%) SAP
2 32 (12.08%) Workday
3 25 (9.43%) Oracle
4 12 (4.53%) Ariba
5 11 (4.15%) Concur
6 9 (3.40%) Dell
6 9 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.40%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.51%) IBM
9 3 (1.13%) Cognos
9 3 (1.13%) hybris
10 2 (0.75%) HP
10 2 (0.75%) Kronos
11 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.38%) Kenexa
11 1 (0.38%) Northgate
11 1 (0.38%) Peoplefluent
11 1 (0.38%) Tableau