The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 72 78 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 59 51 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.96% 1.88% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.04% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 46
Average daily rate
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£376 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £466
% change year-on-year
- -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 £60.00
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2819 2504 2951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.53% 92.40% 91.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 1193 1497
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 192 230
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
SAP Consultant
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
(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
Manchester +4 34 £348 -22.77% 14
Merseyside +7 3 £410 -21.90% 1
Cheshire +1 3 £350 -12.50% 1
Lancashire - - - -
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (15.38%) SAP SD
3 15 (14.42%) SAP PP
4 11 (10.58%) SAP MM
4 11 (10.58%) SAP WM
4 11 (10.58%) ABAP
5 10 (9.62%) SAP BW
5 10 (9.62%) Finance
6 9 (8.65%) PLM
6 9 (8.65%) SAP PLM
7 8 (7.69%) FMCG
8 7 (6.73%) Logistics
9 6 (5.77%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.77%) Migration
9 6 (5.77%) Business Objects
9 6 (5.77%) SAP APO
9 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (5.77%) CRM
9 6 (5.77%) ERP
9 6 (5.77%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (4.81%) ETL
10 5 (4.81%) SAP CRM
10 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
10 5 (4.81%) Supply Chain Management
10 5 (4.81%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (4.81%) SAP ERP
11 4 (3.85%) SAP SRM
11 4 (3.85%) SAP BPC
11 4 (3.85%) BODI
11 4 (3.85%) SAP SCM

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (1.92%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (15.38%) SAP SD
2 15 (14.42%) SAP PP
3 11 (10.58%) SAP WM
3 11 (10.58%) SAP MM
4 9 (8.65%) SAP PLM
5 6 (5.77%) SAP APO
6 5 (4.81%) SAP CRM
6 5 (4.81%) SAP ERP
7 4 (3.85%) SAP BPC
7 4 (3.85%) SAP FI
7 4 (3.85%) SAP CO
7 4 (3.85%) SAP PM
7 4 (3.85%) SAP SCM
7 4 (3.85%) SAP SRM
8 3 (2.88%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (1.92%) SAP PS
9 2 (1.92%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.96%) SAP CS
10 1 (0.96%) SAP QM
10 1 (0.96%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SAP BW
2 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.77%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (3.85%) BODI
4 3 (2.88%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.88%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.92%) DB2
6 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) LSMW
2 1 (0.96%) SAP CE
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.88%) Automotive
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) BAPI
2 3 (2.88%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.92%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.96%) EDI
4 1 (0.96%) Middleware
4 1 (0.96%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.96%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.96%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.65%) PLM
2 7 (6.73%) Logistics
3 6 (5.77%) CRM
3 6 (5.77%) ERP
3 6 (5.77%) Migration
3 6 (5.77%) Data Migration
4 5 (4.81%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (4.81%) ETL
4 5 (4.81%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.85%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (2.88%) SAP Security
6 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (2.88%) Network Planning
7 2 (1.92%) Workflow
7 2 (1.92%) Document Management
7 2 (1.92%) B2B
7 2 (1.92%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (0.96%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (0.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.58%) ABAP
2 3 (2.88%) SQL
3 2 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (5.77%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.92%) IBM
4 2 (1.92%) HP
4 2 (1.92%) Siemens
5 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.96%) Jaspersoft
Manchester
Hudson - London
Rate: £500 - £595 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cumbria
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Networx Recruitment
Rate: Circa £40,000 - £45,000 pa plus benefits depending on skills
Posted: 7 days ago