The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Consultant
Rank 555 554 561
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Consultant 23 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.034% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP Business Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SAP Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Business Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP Business Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Business Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 13 £450 +20.00% 1
North West -1 5 £450 +5.88% 1
South East - 4 £275 -
East Midlands - - - - 1
SAP Business Consultant
UK

SAP Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SAP Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (42.55%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (42.55%) Business Objects
3 11 (23.40%) SAP Business One
4 10 (21.28%) ETL
4 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.02%) Finance
5 8 (17.02%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (14.89%) SAP BW
7 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
7 6 (12.77%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle
7 6 (12.77%) BODI
8 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) SAP HANA
8 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.64%) Data Management
8 5 (10.64%) SAP BI
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.51%) SAP BPC
9 4 (8.51%) System Testing
9 4 (8.51%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
10 3 (6.38%) Retail

SAP Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SAP Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) SAS
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) SAP Business One
2 4 (8.51%) SAP BPC
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (4.26%) SAP FI
4 2 (4.26%) SAP CRM
4 2 (4.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (4.26%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (2.13%) SAP MDM
5 1 (2.13%) Agresso
5 1 (2.13%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (17.02%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (14.89%) SAP BW
4 6 (12.77%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (12.77%) BODI
5 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) SAP HANA
5 5 (10.64%) SAP BI
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.26%) DB2
7 2 (4.26%) OLAP
7 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.13%) Xcelsius
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ETL
1 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.64%) Data Management
2 5 (10.64%) Project Management
3 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.51%) System Testing
3 4 (8.51%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Security
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) ABAP
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (42.55%) Business Objects
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) JDA
5 2 (4.26%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.13%) Birst
6 1 (2.13%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.13%) DataFlux