Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 581 638
Rank change year-on-year -23 +57 +65
Contract jobs citing SuccessFactors 293 258 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.44% 2.15% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 166 137
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -0.99%
10th Percentile £338 £341 £325
90th Percentile £725 £706 £659
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £465 £454
% change year-on-year +2.15% +2.48% -11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £111.25 £47.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +135.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.33

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 20,348 12,021 9,194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.04% 13.30% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,881 8,313 6,361
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £290
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 168 148
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -13.25% -7.78%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.45
90th Percentile £56.25 £58.59 £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.43% +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 25 May 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 12 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 25 May 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 -11 287 £500 +5.26% 30
UK excluding London +4 154 £475 +2.15% 24
London -44 119 £550 +10.00% 7
South East 0 63 £500 +7.53% 6
North of England +1 34 £375 -34.78% 6
Midlands -8 34 £500 +8.11% 9
West Midlands -8 28 £473 +21.94% 8
Yorkshire +7 23 £394 - 1
East of England -4 16 £500 - 1
South West +11 7 £525 +16.67% 1
East Midlands -16 6 £525 +10.53%
North West -20 6 £384 -43.15% 3

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 244 (83.28%) SAP
2 66 (22.53%) SAP HR
3 57 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (17.06%) SAP HCM
5 40 (13.65%) Migration
6 31 (10.58%) Project Management
7 27 (9.22%) SaaS
7 27 (9.22%) SAP S/4HANA
8 25 (8.53%) Finance
9 24 (8.19%) Change Management
10 22 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (7.17%) Data Migration
12 19 (6.48%) ERP
12 19 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (6.14%) ABAP
13 18 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (5.80%) SAP HANA
15 16 (5.46%) Performance Management
15 16 (5.46%) SAP Payroll
16 14 (4.78%) Test Scripting
17 13 (4.44%) Validation
17 13 (4.44%) Oracle
17 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
17 13 (4.44%) Concur
17 13 (4.44%) SAP PI
18 12 (4.10%) Workday
18 12 (4.10%) PRINCE2
18 12 (4.10%) Ariba
18 12 (4.10%) Management Information System

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 4 (1.37%) SAP Portal
2 3 (1.02%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.02%) SAP EP
2 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 66 (22.53%) SAP HR
2 50 (17.06%) SAP HCM
3 27 (9.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (5.46%) SAP Payroll
5 5 (1.71%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 4 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (1.02%) ResourceLink
7 3 (1.02%) SAP BPC
7 3 (1.02%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.02%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.34%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.22%) SaaS
2 11 (3.75%) Boomi
3 6 (2.05%) PaaS
4 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.68%) Taleo
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) SMS
2 4 (1.37%) WebEx
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.80%) SAP HANA
2 5 (1.71%) GIS
3 4 (1.37%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.68%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.05%) JIRA
2 2 (0.68%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.34%) Introscope
General
1 25 (8.53%) Finance
2 9 (3.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.39%) Banking
4 6 (2.05%) Marketing
5 4 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.68%) International Banking
7 1 (0.34%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (23.55%) Consultant
2 53 (18.09%) Analyst
3 45 (15.36%) SAP Consultant
4 30 (10.24%) Project Manager
5 26 (8.87%) Business Analyst
6 22 (7.51%) HR Manager
7 20 (6.83%) Architect
8 18 (6.14%) SAP Manager
9 16 (5.46%) HR Analyst
9 16 (5.46%) Trainer
10 13 (4.44%) SAP Trainer
11 9 (3.07%) SAP Analyst
11 9 (3.07%) SAP HCM Consultant
11 9 (3.07%) SAP Project Manager
11 9 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.73%) Test Manager
13 7 (2.39%) HR Business Analyst
13 7 (2.39%) HR Specialist
13 7 (2.39%) SAP Architect
13 7 (2.39%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.44%) SAP PI
2 11 (3.75%) SAP Basis
3 6 (2.05%) SAP XI
4 5 (1.71%) Middleware
4 5 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.37%) XML
6 3 (1.02%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (1.02%) Web Services
7 1 (0.34%) .NET
7 1 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.34%) CSS
7 1 (0.34%) EDI
7 1 (0.34%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.34%) HTML
7 1 (0.34%) J2EE
7 1 (0.34%) JSP
7 1 (0.34%) RESTful
7 1 (0.34%) SAPUI5
7 1 (0.34%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.73%) e-Learning
4 7 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.05%) Podcast
6 4 (1.37%) Learning Management System
6 4 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.68%) AS400
7 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.34%) NHS
8 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.37%) Unix
2 1 (0.34%) Linux
2 1 (0.34%) Windows
2 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (13.65%) Migration
3 31 (10.58%) Project Management
4 24 (8.19%) Change Management
5 22 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (7.17%) Data Migration
7 19 (6.48%) ERP
8 18 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (5.46%) Performance Management
11 14 (4.78%) Test Scripting
12 13 (4.44%) Validation
13 12 (4.10%) PRINCE2
14 11 (3.75%) Business Analysis
15 10 (3.41%) SAP Implementation
16 9 (3.07%) ITIL
16 9 (3.07%) Scenario Testing
17 8 (2.73%) Regression Testing
17 8 (2.73%) Service Management
17 8 (2.73%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.14%) ABAP
2 6 (2.05%) RPG
3 4 (1.37%) Java
4 2 (0.68%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.34%) C
5 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.37%) ISTQB
1 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
1 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.34%) Degree
3 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.73%) SLA
2 6 (2.05%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) PMO
4 2 (0.68%) GxP
5 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) CA Wily
1 1 (0.34%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 244 (83.28%) SAP
2 13 (4.44%) Concur
2 13 (4.44%) Oracle
3 12 (4.10%) Ariba
3 12 (4.10%) Workday
4 8 (2.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.05%) Dell
6 4 (1.37%) hybris
6 4 (1.37%) Kronos
6 4 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.02%) Anaplan
7 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.68%) Avature
8 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.68%) Cognos
8 2 (0.68%) IBM
8 2 (0.68%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.68%) Sybase
9 1 (0.34%) ForgeRock