Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 614 630 646
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 +34
Contract jobs citing SuccessFactors 276 261 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.15% 1.55% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 132 152
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.44%
10th Percentile £375 £376 £360
90th Percentile £700 £845 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
UK median hourly rate £16.75 £162.50 £90.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -89.69% +80.56% -
10th Percentile £15.88 £40.25 £69.50
90th Percentile £17.63 £168.75 £96.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +34.00% - -

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 24,100 16,876 12,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.16% 16.36% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,691 11,703 8,538
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 227 185
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +2.45% -14.30%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.15 £11.70
90th Percentile £63.59 £58.75 £56.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year - +2.58% -24.18%

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 21 November 2018.

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
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 SuccessFactors within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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 +14 261 £500 -4.76% 15
UK excluding London +22 142 £525 +5.00% 9
London +8 117 £475 -9.52% 6
South East +22 71 £550 +2.33% 3
Midlands -3 31 £525 +5.00% 3
West Midlands -10 26 £525 +5.00% 3
North of England -19 18 £425 -5.56% 2
East of England +7 17 £421 -14.77% 1
Yorkshire -10 9 £425 -35.85%
North West -36 9 £450 - 2
East Midlands +7 5 £478 -6.83%
Wales - 4 £475 -
South West - 2 £525 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SuccessFactors 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 SuccessFactors.

1 224 (81.16%) SAP
2 39 (14.13%) SAP HR
3 34 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (10.87%) Oracle
5 28 (10.14%) Migration
5 28 (10.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 26 (9.42%) SAP HCM
7 25 (9.06%) Ariba
8 24 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (8.33%) CRM
9 23 (8.33%) Project Management
10 22 (7.97%) Java
11 20 (7.25%) ABAP
11 20 (7.25%) ERP
11 20 (7.25%) Microsoft
11 20 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
11 20 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (6.52%) Business Analysis
12 18 (6.52%) Change Management
12 18 (6.52%) Workday
13 16 (5.80%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (5.80%) SAP Fiori
13 16 (5.80%) NetWeaver
14 15 (5.43%) Data Migration
15 14 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.07%) Finance
16 13 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
16 13 (4.71%) SAP PI
17 12 (4.35%) Analytics
17 12 (4.35%) Degree

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 16 (5.80%) NetWeaver
2 12 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.26%) SAP EP
4 3 (1.09%) Confluence
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.09%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 13 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.62%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 39 (14.13%) SAP HR
2 28 (10.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 26 (9.42%) SAP HCM
4 10 (3.62%) SAP Payroll
5 9 (3.26%) SAP CRM
6 6 (2.17%) SAP BPC
7 5 (1.81%) SAP ERP
8 4 (1.45%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.45%) SAP GRC
9 3 (1.09%) SAP CO
9 3 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (1.09%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (1.09%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.72%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 2 (0.72%) SAP PP
10 2 (0.72%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.72%) Workday HCM
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.26%) SaaS
2 6 (2.17%) Taleo
3 5 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.45%) Boomi
5 2 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Office 365
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) SSH
2 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.26%) SAP HANA
2 7 (2.54%) SAP BW
3 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.45%) Power BI
5 2 (0.72%) GIS
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.36%) DTS
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.36%) Redis
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (2.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.72%) LSMW
3 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) git-flow
3 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 14 (5.07%) Finance
2 6 (2.17%) Advertising
3 5 (1.81%) Banking
3 5 (1.81%) Publishing
4 4 (1.45%) Legal
4 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.36%) German Language
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (30.07%) Consultant
2 59 (21.38%) Analyst
3 51 (18.48%) SAP Consultant
4 33 (11.96%) Architect
5 28 (10.14%) Business Analyst
6 20 (7.25%) HR Analyst
6 20 (7.25%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.88%) SAP Architect
8 15 (5.43%) SAP Analyst
9 14 (5.07%) Technical Architect
10 13 (4.71%) SAP Manager
11 12 (4.35%) SAP Technical Architect
11 12 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.99%) Functional Consultant
13 8 (2.90%) Change Analyst
13 8 (2.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 8 (2.90%) SAP Project Manager
14 7 (2.54%) Data Analyst
14 7 (2.54%) HR Manager
14 7 (2.54%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.80%) SAP Fiori
2 13 (4.71%) SAP PI
3 9 (3.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (3.26%) SAPUI5
4 5 (1.81%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.45%) HTML
5 4 (1.45%) Web Services
5 4 (1.45%) XSLT
6 3 (1.09%) CSS
7 2 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.72%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.72%) IDoc
7 2 (0.72%) J2EE
7 2 (0.72%) JSP
7 2 (0.72%) Middleware
7 2 (0.72%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.72%) Spring
7 2 (0.72%) Taglibs
7 2 (0.72%) XML
7 2 (0.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.62%) Learning Management System
4 8 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.17%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.45%) Clustering
6 4 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.09%) User Experience
8 2 (0.72%) FMCG
8 2 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.72%) Social Media
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.36%) Blog
9 1 (0.36%) Podcast
9 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.45%) AIX
1 4 (1.45%) Linux
1 4 (1.45%) SUSE
2 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (10.14%) Migration
3 24 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.33%) CRM
4 23 (8.33%) Project Management
5 20 (7.25%) ERP
6 18 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 18 (6.52%) Change Management
7 16 (5.80%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (5.43%) Data Migration
9 14 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (4.35%) Analytics
10 12 (4.35%) PRINCE2
11 11 (3.99%) Coaching
11 11 (3.99%) Data Modelling
12 10 (3.62%) Data Management
12 10 (3.62%) Six Sigma
12 10 (3.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (3.26%) ITIL
13 9 (3.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.97%) Java
2 20 (7.25%) ABAP
3 8 (2.90%) SQL
4 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.36%) C
6 1 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (4.35%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.45%) CISA
3 4 (1.45%) CISM
3 4 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.09%) PMP
5 2 (0.72%) HNC
5 2 (0.72%) HND
5 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CIPD
6 1 (0.36%) MBA
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.26%) QA
2 5 (1.81%) PMO
3 4 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.09%) GDPR
5 2 (0.72%) COBIT
5 2 (0.72%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 5 (1.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.17%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.45%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.09%) SCCM
4 2 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 224 (81.16%) SAP
2 30 (10.87%) Oracle
3 25 (9.06%) Ariba
4 20 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 18 (6.52%) Workday
6 10 (3.62%) ServiceNow
7 7 (2.54%) CA
8 6 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.45%) Adobe
9 4 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.09%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.09%) Concur
10 3 (1.09%) Snow
11 2 (0.72%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.72%) Dell
11 2 (0.72%) IBM
11 2 (0.72%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.72%) Sage
12 1 (0.36%) HP
12 1 (0.36%) Informatica