The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 7 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 17 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.64% 5.91% 9.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.88% 6.52% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £490
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 184 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 90.41% 90.64% 88.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 54 69
Average daily rate £470 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (44.12%) Manufacturing
3 10 (29.41%) Logistics
4 6 (17.65%) EDI
4 6 (17.65%) SAP ALE
5 5 (14.71%) ABAP
5 5 (14.71%) SAP MM
5 5 (14.71%) SAP EWM
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) SAP APO
8 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.88%) Automotive
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
8 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
8 2 (5.88%) VMS
8 2 (5.88%) UNIX
8 2 (5.88%) Windows
8 2 (5.88%) Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (5.88%) Retail
8 2 (5.88%) LSMW
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Basis
8 2 (5.88%) BAPI
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Retail
8 2 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Data Migration

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP MM
1 5 (14.71%) SAP EWM
2 3 (8.82%) SAP APO
3 2 (5.88%) SAP Retail
3 2 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP SCM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP EHS
4 1 (2.94%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.94%) MaxDB
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 15 (44.12%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) EDI
1 6 (17.65%) SAP ALE
2 2 (5.88%) BAPI
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.94%) SAP TM
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) VMS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Logistics
2 4 (11.76%) ERP
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Data Mapping
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Security
5 1 (2.94%) Cash Management
5 1 (2.94%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) ABAP
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.94%) Informatica
3 1 (2.94%) Northgate