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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 33 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 29 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.96% 1.98% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 2.19% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 10
Average daily rate
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£420 £460 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £416 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £60.00
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
704 639 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.17% 90.38% 91.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 372 315
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £503 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 21
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (34.29%) CRM
2 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (25.71%) SAP CRM
4 8 (22.86%) ABAP
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.29%) SAP SD
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Basis
7 4 (11.43%) Marketing
8 3 (8.57%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) SAP BW
8 3 (8.57%) NetWeaver
9 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
9 2 (5.71%) SAP BI
9 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.71%) Workflow
9 2 (5.71%) ERP
9 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
9 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (5.71%) SAP EP
9 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.71%) FMCG
9 2 (5.71%) Billing
9 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Portal
9 2 (5.71%) SAP PI
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (2.86%) SAP FSCM
10 1 (2.86%) SAP EWM

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) NetWeaver
2 2 (5.71%) SAP EP
2 2 (5.71%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) SAP CRM
2 5 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 3 (8.57%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
4 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.86%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Retail
5 1 (2.86%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (2.86%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP EWM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.71%) SAP BI
2 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) LSMW
General
1 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.71%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) FMCG
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) CRM
1 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.71%) Workflow
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) ETL
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle