The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
UK / England
Rank 35 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing SAP 2105 2135 2524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.08% 4.68% 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 11.20% 10.89% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 1185 1312
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.71% -1.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 50 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £12.39 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £50.50 £66.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18799 19607 21111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.33% 42.94% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11626 11662 12660
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 665 800 946
Median hourly rate £19.63 £22.50 £17.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SAP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SAP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SAP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 811 £475 - 147
South East -2 397 £450 +5.88% 80
North West 0 159 £493 +23.12% 25
East of England +6 139 £450 - 24
South West +13 119 £393 +4.66% 81
West Midlands -5 115 £463 - 21
East Midlands +18 111 £425 -1.44% 11
Yorkshire +11 73 £425 -5.55% 22
Midlands +1 24 £475 -13.63%
North East -39 24 £450 +6.76% 1
South Coast 0 4 - - 1
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP.

1 1307 (29.42%) Finance
2 850 (19.13%) Business Intelligence
3 648 (14.58%) Manufacturing
4 616 (13.86%) ERP
5 498 (11.21%) Migration
6 496 (11.16%) Oracle
7 486 (10.94%) Marketing
8 458 (10.31%) Programme Management
9 454 (10.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 448 (10.08%) Telecoms
11 432 (9.72%) SQL
12 430 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
13 419 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 409 (9.21%) Project Management
15 399 (8.98%) Digital Marketing
16 398 (8.96%) Electronics
17 387 (8.71%) Microsoft
18 371 (8.35%) CRM
19 370 (8.33%) Retail
20 328 (7.38%) SAP FI
21 319 (7.18%) SAP HANA
22 312 (7.02%) Data Migration
23 309 (6.95%) SAP BW
24 301 (6.77%) ABAP
25 293 (6.59%) BusinessObjects
26 287 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
27 272 (6.12%) SAP CO
28 271 (6.10%) MS Excel
29 257 (5.78%) SAP FI/CO
30 254 (5.72%) Java

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 147 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 110 (2.48%) NetWeaver
3 64 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
4 43 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 38 (0.86%) Skype for Business
6 35 (0.79%) Apache
7 32 (0.72%) SAS
8 31 (0.70%) Apache Spark
8 31 (0.70%) IIS
9 25 (0.56%) Mule
10 20 (0.45%) Apache Pig
10 20 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
11 19 (0.43%) SAP EP
12 18 (0.41%) SAP Portal
12 18 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.38%) Confluence
14 16 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.32%) Documentum
15 14 (0.32%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 271 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 116 (2.61%) MS Office
3 80 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (1.42%) MS Project
5 42 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.25%) SPSS
8 10 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.090%) RoboHelp
10 3 (0.068%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.023%) Revit
Business Applications
1 454 (10.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 328 (7.38%) SAP FI
3 272 (6.12%) SAP CO
4 257 (5.78%) SAP FI/CO
5 192 (4.32%) SAP HR
6 156 (3.51%) SAP MM
7 154 (3.47%) SAP SD
8 140 (3.15%) SAP CRM
9 132 (2.97%) SAP HCM
10 131 (2.95%) SAP ERP
11 90 (2.03%) SAP BPC
12 89 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 85 (1.91%) SAP Retail
14 70 (1.58%) SAP MDM
15 67 (1.51%) SAP GRC
16 63 (1.42%) SAP PP
17 58 (1.31%) SAP IS-U
18 54 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
18 54 (1.22%) SAP APO
19 49 (1.10%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 187 (4.21%) SuccessFactors
2 94 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (1.28%) Office 365
5 47 (1.06%) SaaS
6 38 (0.86%) Yammer
7 27 (0.61%) Boomi
8 16 (0.36%) IaaS
9 11 (0.25%) PaaS
10 10 (0.23%) GitHub
11 9 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.11%) Datadog
14 5 (0.11%) Taleo
15 4 (0.090%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.090%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.068%) FinancialForce.com
16 3 (0.068%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (0.68%) HTTP
2 26 (0.59%) Firewall
2 26 (0.59%) Internet
3 25 (0.56%) FTP
4 24 (0.54%) SAN
5 20 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.29%) DNS
7 12 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 12 (0.27%) IP Telephony
8 11 (0.25%) DHCP
9 10 (0.23%) Intranet
9 10 (0.23%) LAN
9 10 (0.23%) NetScaler
9 10 (0.23%) SSL
10 9 (0.20%) SSH
11 8 (0.18%) WAN
12 7 (0.16%) Network Security
13 6 (0.14%) X.509
14 5 (0.11%) SMTP
14 5 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (7.18%) SAP HANA
2 309 (6.95%) SAP BW
3 293 (6.59%) BusinessObjects
4 254 (5.72%) SQL Server
5 150 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
6 142 (3.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 139 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
8 107 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 72 (1.62%) Oracle Database
10 67 (1.51%) DB2
11 65 (1.46%) Hadoop
12 63 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 62 (1.40%) Relational Database
14 58 (1.31%) Big Data
15 42 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
16 40 (0.90%) MySQL
17 35 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 35 (0.79%) QlikView
18 32 (0.72%) MongoDB
18 32 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (1.53%) LSMW
2 43 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 39 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (0.79%) JIRA
5 33 (0.74%) Maven
6 29 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 21 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 18 (0.41%) Selenium
9 17 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.34%) SoapUI
11 14 (0.32%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.23%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.20%) HP UFT
13 9 (0.20%) Subversion
14 8 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
15 7 (0.16%) JUnit
16 6 (0.14%) NWDS
16 6 (0.14%) TeamCity
17 5 (0.11%) Bazaar
17 5 (0.11%) NWDI
General
1 1307 (29.42%) Finance
2 648 (14.58%) Manufacturing
3 486 (10.94%) Marketing
4 448 (10.08%) Telecoms
5 398 (8.96%) Electronics
6 370 (8.33%) Retail
7 146 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 100 (2.25%) Banking
9 81 (1.82%) Billing
10 71 (1.60%) General Ledger
11 50 (1.13%) French Language
12 47 (1.06%) Automotive
13 43 (0.97%) Legal
14 32 (0.72%) Advertising
15 29 (0.65%) German Language
16 22 (0.50%) Aerospace
17 21 (0.47%) Publishing
18 18 (0.41%) Back Office
19 16 (0.36%) Dutch Language
20 14 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1301 (29.28%) Consultant
2 1100 (24.76%) SAP Consultant
3 645 (14.52%) Analyst
4 481 (10.83%) Developer
5 480 (10.80%) Architect
6 404 (9.09%) SAP Manager
7 319 (7.18%) Project Manager
8 296 (6.66%) SAP Analyst
9 292 (6.57%) SAP Architect
10 219 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
11 209 (4.70%) SAP Project Manager
12 197 (4.43%) Business Analyst
13 170 (3.83%) SAP Developer
14 135 (3.04%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 118 (2.66%) SAP FI Consultant
16 106 (2.39%) Data Analyst
17 102 (2.30%) SAP CO Consultant
18 98 (2.21%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
19 95 (2.14%) Functional Consultant
20 92 (2.07%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (2.95%) HTML
2 123 (2.77%) .NET
3 121 (2.72%) XML
4 113 (2.54%) Web Services
5 110 (2.48%) CSS
6 86 (1.94%) JSON
7 82 (1.85%) SOAP
8 78 (1.76%) SAP PI
9 75 (1.69%) Middleware
10 69 (1.55%) REST
10 69 (1.55%) SAP Basis
11 66 (1.49%) Web Dynpro
12 65 (1.46%) SAPUI5
13 64 (1.44%) SAP Fiori
14 51 (1.15%) AngularJS
15 46 (1.04%) jQuery
16 45 (1.01%) BAPI
17 44 (0.99%) SAP ALE
18 42 (0.95%) COM
18 42 (0.95%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 287 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (2.00%) FMCG
3 73 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 53 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 50 (1.13%) User Experience
6 43 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 41 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 37 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 37 (0.83%) Data Extraction
9 35 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 28 (0.63%) Data Conversion
10 28 (0.63%) e-Learning
10 28 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (0.61%) Mobile App
11 27 (0.61%) Virtual Team
12 24 (0.54%) Replication
13 23 (0.52%) Life Science
14 21 (0.47%) Clustering
14 21 (0.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 165 (3.71%) Windows
2 127 (2.86%) Linux
3 83 (1.87%) Unix
4 41 (0.92%) Windows Server
5 33 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (0.54%) AIX
8 13 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.27%) Android
9 12 (0.27%) Solaris
10 10 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.23%) SUSE
10 10 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.14%) VMS
13 5 (0.11%) CentOS
14 4 (0.090%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.090%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.090%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.068%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 850 (19.13%) Business Intelligence
2 616 (13.86%) ERP
3 498 (11.21%) Migration
4 458 (10.31%) Programme Management
5 430 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 419 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 409 (9.21%) Project Management
8 399 (8.98%) Digital Marketing
9 371 (8.35%) CRM
10 312 (7.02%) Data Migration
11 240 (5.40%) SAP Implementation
12 211 (4.75%) ETL
13 206 (4.64%) Data Modelling
14 196 (4.41%) Change Management
15 180 (4.05%) Data Management
15 180 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
16 173 (3.89%) Procure-to-Pay
17 172 (3.87%) Logistics
18 148 (3.33%) Analytics
18 148 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 432 (9.72%) SQL
2 301 (6.77%) ABAP
3 254 (5.72%) Java
4 138 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 87 (1.96%) C#
6 69 (1.55%) Python
7 52 (1.17%) PL/SQL
8 47 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 46 (1.04%) VBA
10 33 (0.74%) C
10 33 (0.74%) Ruby
11 32 (0.72%) Shell Script
12 28 (0.63%) XPath
13 27 (0.61%) Perl
14 26 (0.59%) PHP
14 26 (0.59%) VB
15 25 (0.56%) PowerShell
16 19 (0.43%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.32%) R
18 13 (0.29%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 223 (5.02%) Security Cleared
2 153 (3.44%) SC Cleared
3 140 (3.15%) Degree
4 34 (0.77%) ACCA
5 33 (0.74%) CIMA
6 30 (0.68%) ISEB
7 28 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 27 (0.61%) CCA
9 25 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 24 (0.54%) SAP Certification
11 22 (0.50%) PMP
12 21 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
13 20 (0.45%) BC Cleared
14 19 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 17 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (0.36%) DV Cleared
17 13 (0.29%) CISSP
18 11 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 11 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (2.75%) Data Quality
1 122 (2.75%) QA
2 52 (1.17%) SLA
3 49 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 34 (0.77%) GxP
5 25 (0.56%) GAMP
6 22 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.47%) GMP
8 20 (0.45%) GCP
9 7 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
9 7 (0.16%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.11%) COBIT
10 5 (0.11%) GAAP
11 4 (0.090%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.090%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.045%) FINREP
13 2 (0.045%) GDPR
13 2 (0.045%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.045%) Solvency II
System Software
1 70 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 49 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.41%) Docker
4 18 (0.41%) XenDesktop
4 18 (0.41%) XenServer
5 14 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.16%) Firmware
7 7 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.16%) XenApp
8 6 (0.14%) HDFS
8 6 (0.14%) vSphere
9 5 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.045%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.045%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.045%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.54%) Ansible
3 23 (0.52%) Puppet
4 20 (0.45%) Nagios
5 13 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.29%) SCCM
6 12 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
7 11 (0.25%) NetBackup
8 9 (0.20%) Oozie
8 9 (0.20%) SCOM
9 8 (0.18%) XenMobile
10 7 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (0.16%) Kibana
10 7 (0.16%) Terraform
10 7 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.14%) logstash
11 6 (0.14%) Salt
12 5 (0.11%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.11%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 496 (11.16%) Oracle
2 387 (8.71%) Microsoft
3 118 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
4 90 (2.03%) IBM
5 74 (1.67%) VMware
6 70 (1.58%) HP
7 68 (1.53%) Tableau
8 61 (1.37%) Ariba
8 61 (1.37%) hybris
9 52 (1.17%) Infor
10 49 (1.10%) Cognos
11 48 (1.08%) Adobe
11 48 (1.08%) Informatica
12 38 (0.86%) Workday
13 37 (0.83%) Red Hat
14 35 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
15 34 (0.77%) OpenText
16 33 (0.74%) Sybase
17 31 (0.70%) Citrix
18 30 (0.68%) webMethods
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Seven Principles Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
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Rate: Market Rate
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Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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West London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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West London
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Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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Cadence Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £600 to £650 per annum
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Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
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Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
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Buckinghamshire
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London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Slough, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £570 per day
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