The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 48 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 10 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 3.80% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 4.31% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £300 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £445 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.90 £70.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.42%
SAP Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 487 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.63% 88.22% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 290 239
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 44
Average hourly rate £13.87 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.58% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.44 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Consultant across the Birmingham region.

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Consultant across the Birmingham region.

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Consultant in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (42.11%) SAP SD
3 3 (15.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (15.79%) SAP CO
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Automotive
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) SAP FI
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (10.53%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (10.53%) FMCG
4 2 (10.53%) CCA
4 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) SAP CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) ABAP
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.26%) EDI
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) CIMA
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SAP Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) SAP SD
2 3 (15.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (15.79%) SAP CO
2 3 (15.79%) SAP FI
3 2 (10.53%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
3 2 (10.53%) SAP CRM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP WM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (5.26%) SAP SCM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP HCM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) LSMW
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) EDI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
1 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) BCP
3 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
3 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCA
2 1 (5.26%) CIMA
2 1 (5.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Business Objects