The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 104 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 54 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.96% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.10% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 22
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£450 £376 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.84% -16.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £513 £600
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
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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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3562 2812 2516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.05% 93.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 1521 1204
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £506 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 193 193
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.08 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Manchester -20 22 £445 +28.05% 3
Cumbria -8 15 £473 -5.50% 1
Merseyside -8 6 £380 -7.31%
Cheshire -8 4 £406 +16.00% 1
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (17.56%) Manufacturing
3 21 (16.03%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.03%) Security Cleared
4 20 (15.27%) SAP BW
5 19 (14.50%) ABAP
6 17 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (11.45%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (11.45%) Finance
7 15 (11.45%) SAP Basis
8 14 (10.69%) SAP PP
9 13 (9.92%) SAP FI
10 12 (9.16%) SAP CO
11 11 (8.40%) SAP FI/CO
12 10 (7.63%) PLM
12 10 (7.63%) SAP SD
12 10 (7.63%) Quality Management
13 9 (6.87%) SAP BI
13 9 (6.87%) SAP PM
13 9 (6.87%) DV Cleared
14 8 (6.11%) SAP IS-U
14 8 (6.11%) Teamcenter
14 8 (6.11%) Retail
14 8 (6.11%) Logistics
14 8 (6.11%) SAP PLM
14 8 (6.11%) Primavera
14 8 (6.11%) SAP HR
14 8 (6.11%) DB2
15 7 (5.34%) Workflow
15 7 (5.34%) Change Management

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (3.05%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 14 (10.69%) SAP PP
2 13 (9.92%) SAP FI
3 12 (9.16%) SAP CO
4 11 (8.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (7.63%) SAP SD
6 9 (6.87%) SAP PM
7 8 (6.11%) Teamcenter
7 8 (6.11%) SAP HR
7 8 (6.11%) Primavera
7 8 (6.11%) SAP PLM
7 8 (6.11%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (3.82%) SAP Retail
8 5 (3.82%) SAP MM
8 5 (3.82%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (3.05%) SAP QM
9 4 (3.05%) SAP APO
10 3 (2.29%) SAP CRM
10 3 (2.29%) SAP GRC
11 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
11 2 (1.53%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.27%) SAP BW
2 15 (11.45%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (6.87%) SAP BI
4 8 (6.11%) DB2
5 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (2.29%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.53%) Xcelsius
6 2 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) LSMW
General
1 23 (17.56%) Manufacturing
2 15 (11.45%) Finance
3 8 (6.11%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Automotive
5 3 (2.29%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.45%) SAP Basis
2 6 (4.58%) Web Services
3 4 (3.05%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (2.29%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (2.29%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (0.76%) .NET
5 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.76%) EDI
5 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.82%) FMCG
2 4 (3.05%) User Experience
3 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.76%) HACMP
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.76%) Replication
4 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.53%) VMS
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.76%) UNIX
2 1 (0.76%) Windows
2 1 (0.76%) AIX
2 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (7.63%) PLM
2 10 (7.63%) Quality Management
3 8 (6.11%) Logistics
4 7 (5.34%) Change Management
4 7 (5.34%) Workflow
5 6 (4.58%) ERP
5 6 (4.58%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (3.82%) CRM
7 4 (3.05%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (3.05%) HOOD
7 4 (3.05%) Time Management
7 4 (3.05%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (2.29%) Release Management
8 3 (2.29%) SAP Security
8 3 (2.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.29%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.29%) Migration
8 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) ABAP
2 3 (2.29%) SAPscript
2 3 (2.29%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (16.03%) SC Cleared
1 21 (16.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.87%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) QA
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (3.82%) IBM
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle
3 3 (2.29%) Siemens
4 2 (1.53%) OpenText
5 1 (0.76%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (0.76%) Syclo
5 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Ariba
5 1 (0.76%) Cognos
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