The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Consultant
Rank 35 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.24% 0.32% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.36% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Average daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £59.90
SAP Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
303 281 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.10% 89.78% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 128 97
Average daily rate £363 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £509 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £162.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Liverpool -4 2 £425 -
Wirral - 2 - -
SAP Consultant
North West

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) SAP BW
3 3 (50.00%) SAP Basis
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SAP XI
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) FMCG
4 2 (33.33%) SAP APO
4 2 (33.33%) SAP BI
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) ABAP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (16.67%) German Language
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP APO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (33.33%) SAP BI
2 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (33.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle