Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 655 597 646
Rank change year-on-year -58 +49 +88
Contract jobs citing SuccessFactors 248 272 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.14% 1.95% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 156 152
UK median daily rate £489 £500 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.25% +5.54% -1.56%
10th Percentile £360 £356 £331
90th Percentile £714 £738 £674
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £465 £468
% change year-on-year +2.15% -0.53% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
UK median hourly rate £16.75 £162.50 £56.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -89.69% +189.33% -
10th Percentile £15.88 £40.25 £49.10
90th Percentile £17.63 £168.75 £63.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £12.50 £47.33
% change year-on-year +34.00% -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 21,728 13,920 11,136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.28% 14.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,866 9,524 7,716
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 193 174
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% -3.11% -13.80%
10th Percentile £11.45 £11.00 £11.55
90th Percentile £67.50 £60.55 £47.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -24.44%

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 August 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 August 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 -40 235 £500 - 16
UK excluding London +1 145 £475 +2.15% 9
London -68 85 £523 -0.48% 8
South East -6 64 £569 +22.31% 4
Midlands -7 32 £513 +20.59% 2
West Midlands -16 27 £513 +32.26% 2
North of England -10 25 £396 -6.76% 1
East of England -9 18 £470 -10.48% 1
Yorkshire - 15 £394 -
North West -24 10 £396 -6.76% 1
East Midlands -11 5 £501 +0.25%
Wales - 4 £475 -
South West -9 3 £513 +13.89%

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 216 (87.10%) SAP
2 46 (18.55%) SAP HCM
3 44 (17.74%) SAP HR
4 43 (17.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (11.29%) Migration
6 26 (10.48%) Project Management
7 25 (10.08%) ERP
8 24 (9.68%) Oracle
8 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (8.87%) SaaS
9 22 (8.87%) SAP S/4HANA
9 22 (8.87%) Change Management
9 22 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (8.47%) Finance
11 19 (7.66%) Data Migration
12 18 (7.26%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (6.05%) Business Analysis
14 14 (5.65%) PRINCE2
14 14 (5.65%) Microsoft
14 14 (5.65%) Ariba
14 14 (5.65%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
15 12 (4.84%) SharePoint
15 12 (4.84%) Management Information System
15 12 (4.84%) Workday
15 12 (4.84%) SAP HANA
16 10 (4.03%) Analytics
16 10 (4.03%) Validation
16 10 (4.03%) MS Visio
16 10 (4.03%) CRM

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 12 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.63%) SAP EP
3 6 (2.42%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.81%) Confluence
5 2 (0.81%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (18.55%) SAP HCM
2 44 (17.74%) SAP HR
3 22 (8.87%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (2.82%) SAP Payroll
5 6 (2.42%) SAP CRM
6 5 (2.02%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 3 (1.21%) SAP CO
7 3 (1.21%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.21%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.81%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.81%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.81%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.81%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.81%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.40%) iTrent
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.40%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.40%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.87%) SaaS
2 7 (2.82%) Taleo
3 5 (2.02%) PaaS
4 4 (1.61%) Boomi
5 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.81%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Intranet
2 1 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.84%) SAP HANA
2 4 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (1.61%) Power BI
3 3 (1.21%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.81%) GIS
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.40%) DTS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.40%) Redis
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) git-flow
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) LSMW
2 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 21 (8.47%) Finance
2 9 (3.63%) Banking
3 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.61%) Advertising
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.40%) International Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (27.02%) Consultant
2 54 (21.77%) Analyst
3 46 (18.55%) SAP Consultant
4 31 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 22 (8.87%) Architect
6 18 (7.26%) HR Analyst
7 16 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.65%) SAP Analyst
9 13 (5.24%) SAP Architect
10 12 (4.84%) SAP Manager
11 9 (3.63%) HR Business Analyst
11 9 (3.63%) SAP HCM Consultant
12 8 (3.23%) HR Manager
12 8 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.23%) Trainer
13 7 (2.82%) SAP Business Analyst
13 7 (2.82%) Technical Architect
13 7 (2.82%) Workstream Lead
14 6 (2.42%) SAP Trainer
14 6 (2.42%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.03%) SAP PI
2 7 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.42%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (2.42%) SAPUI5
4 5 (2.02%) SAP Basis
4 5 (2.02%) Web Services
5 3 (1.21%) CSS
5 3 (1.21%) HTML
5 3 (1.21%) Middleware
6 2 (0.81%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.81%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.81%) J2EE
6 2 (0.81%) JSP
6 2 (0.81%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.81%) Spring
6 2 (0.81%) Taglibs
6 2 (0.81%) XML
6 2 (0.81%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.81%) XSLT
7 1 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.42%) e-Learning
4 6 (2.42%) Learning Management System
5 5 (2.02%) Podcast
6 3 (1.21%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.81%) FMCG
7 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.34%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (11.29%) Migration
3 26 (10.48%) Project Management
4 25 (10.08%) ERP
5 22 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (8.87%) Change Management
6 19 (7.66%) Data Migration
7 18 (7.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.05%) Business Analysis
9 14 (5.65%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.65%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (4.03%) Analytics
10 10 (4.03%) CRM
10 10 (4.03%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (4.03%) Six Sigma
10 10 (4.03%) Validation
11 9 (3.63%) Performance Management
11 9 (3.63%) System Testing
12 8 (3.23%) Scrum
12 8 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.03%) ABAP
1 10 (4.03%) Java
2 7 (2.82%) SQL
3 3 (1.21%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.02%) Degree
1 5 (2.02%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) CISA
3 2 (0.81%) CISM
3 2 (0.81%) HNC
3 2 (0.81%) HND
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) SLA
2 4 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.61%) PMO
2 4 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) GDPR
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.40%) GxP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.40%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 216 (87.10%) SAP
2 24 (9.68%) Oracle
3 14 (5.65%) Ariba
3 14 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.84%) Workday
5 6 (2.42%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.02%) Concur
7 3 (1.21%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.21%) Anaplan
7 3 (1.21%) Sage
7 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.81%) Apple
8 2 (0.81%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.81%) Dell
8 2 (0.81%) IBM
8 2 (0.81%) Kronos
8 2 (0.81%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.40%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.40%) Tableau