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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 94 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 51 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.73% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.85% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 22
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£450 £350 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £548
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 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
SAP Consultant
England

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
3386 2864 2322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.30% 93.47% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1974 1544 1102
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 168 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 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 2 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 -32 15 £466 +34.65% 4
Cumbria - 13 £473 -
Cheshire +2 9 £353 +6.96%
Merseyside -8 8 £450 +9.75%
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 124 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 19 (15.32%) SC Cleared
3 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
4 17 (13.71%) SAP BW
5 14 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.29%) ABAP
5 14 (11.29%) SAP Basis
6 13 (10.48%) SAP FI
7 12 (9.68%) Finance
7 12 (9.68%) Quality Management
7 12 (9.68%) SAP CO
8 11 (8.87%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (8.87%) PLM
8 11 (8.87%) SAP PP
9 10 (8.06%) SAP PLM
10 9 (7.26%) SAP BI
10 9 (7.26%) Business Objects
10 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (7.26%) SAP SD
11 8 (6.45%) SAP HR
11 8 (6.45%) DB2
11 8 (6.45%) Change Management
11 8 (6.45%) Retail
11 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
11 8 (6.45%) SAP IS-U
12 7 (5.65%) SAP Implementation
12 7 (5.65%) FMCG
12 7 (5.65%) SAP PM
12 7 (5.65%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (3.23%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 13 (10.48%) SAP FI
2 12 (9.68%) SAP CO
3 11 (8.87%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (8.87%) SAP PP
4 10 (8.06%) SAP PLM
5 9 (7.26%) SAP SD
6 8 (6.45%) SAP HR
6 8 (6.45%) SAP IS-U
7 7 (5.65%) SAP PM
8 6 (4.84%) Teamcenter
8 6 (4.84%) SAP APO
8 6 (4.84%) Primavera
9 5 (4.03%) SAP MM
9 5 (4.03%) SAP Payroll
9 5 (4.03%) SAP Retail
10 3 (2.42%) SAP QM
11 2 (1.61%) SAP CRM
11 2 (1.61%) SAP GRC
12 1 (0.81%) SAP FSCM
12 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SAP BW
2 9 (7.26%) SAP BI
2 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.45%) DB2
4 3 (2.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.61%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) LSMW
General
1 20 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 12 (9.68%) Finance
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.61%) Billing
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.29%) SAP Basis
2 6 (4.84%) Web Services
3 4 (3.23%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (2.42%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (2.42%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (0.81%) .NET
5 1 (0.81%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.81%) EDI
5 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) FMCG
2 4 (3.23%) User Experience
3 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.81%) HACMP
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Replication
4 1 (0.81%) Life Science
4 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) UNIX
1 1 (0.81%) Windows
1 1 (0.81%) AIX
1 1 (0.81%) Linux
1 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (9.68%) Quality Management
3 11 (8.87%) PLM
4 8 (6.45%) Change Management
5 7 (5.65%) Document Management
5 7 (5.65%) Logistics
5 7 (5.65%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (4.84%) ERP
6 6 (4.84%) Workflow
7 4 (3.23%) CRM
7 4 (3.23%) HOOD
7 4 (3.23%) Time Management
8 3 (2.42%) SAP Security
8 3 (2.42%) Release Management
8 3 (2.42%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.42%) Migration
9 2 (1.61%) Project Management
9 2 (1.61%) Information Management
9 2 (1.61%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.61%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) ABAP
2 3 (2.42%) SAPscript
2 3 (2.42%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.32%) SC Cleared
1 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) CCA
3 1 (0.81%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) GxP
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
1 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.81%) QA
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (7.26%) Business Objects
3 5 (4.03%) Oracle
4 4 (3.23%) IBM
5 3 (2.42%) Siemens
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.81%) OpenText
6 1 (0.81%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (0.81%) Syclo
6 1 (0.81%) Cognos
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