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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 78 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 57 69 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.80% 2.86% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.07% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 26
Average daily rate £450 £500 £539
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £376 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £495
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £61.25 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +2.08%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2910 2251 2813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.94% 93.36% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1074 1362
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 184 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £51.39 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 31 £456 -8.75% 9
Cheshire -29 11 £445 -11.00%
Lancashire -20 1 £450 -
Merseyside - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (20.34%) SAP BW
3 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (12.71%) SAP SD
4 15 (12.71%) Migration
5 13 (11.02%) CRM
6 12 (10.17%) ABAP
6 12 (10.17%) SAP Implementation
6 12 (10.17%) Data Migration
7 11 (9.32%) SAP BI
7 11 (9.32%) SAP APO
8 10 (8.47%) Manufacturing
8 10 (8.47%) Logistics
9 9 (7.63%) LSMW
9 9 (7.63%) Middleware
9 9 (7.63%) SAP FI
9 9 (7.63%) HP
10 8 (6.78%) Oracle
10 8 (6.78%) SAP CRM
10 8 (6.78%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (6.78%) SAP CO
10 8 (6.78%) SAP BPC
11 7 (5.93%) SAP WM
11 7 (5.93%) SAP MM
11 7 (5.93%) ERP
12 6 (5.08%) SAP PP
12 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (5.08%) Business Objects
12 6 (5.08%) SAP IS-U
13 5 (4.24%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (2.54%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 15 (12.71%) SAP SD
2 11 (9.32%) SAP APO
3 9 (7.63%) SAP FI
4 8 (6.78%) SAP CRM
4 8 (6.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (6.78%) SAP CO
4 8 (6.78%) SAP BPC
5 7 (5.93%) SAP WM
5 7 (5.93%) SAP MM
6 6 (5.08%) SAP PP
6 6 (5.08%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (3.39%) SAP SEM
8 3 (2.54%) SAP Retail
8 3 (2.54%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (1.69%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.69%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.69%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.85%) SAP QM
10 1 (0.85%) SAP CS
10 1 (0.85%) SAP EHS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) SAP BW
2 11 (9.32%) SAP BI
3 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.39%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.69%) DB2
5 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) LSMW
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CE
2 1 (0.85%) NWDS
General
1 10 (8.47%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.24%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Automotive
3 4 (3.39%) Billing
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) Middleware
2 3 (2.54%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.54%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.85%) SAP BSP
3 1 (0.85%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.85%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.85%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) XSLT
3 1 (0.85%) EDI
3 1 (0.85%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.54%) FMCG
2 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
2 2 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) Linux
2 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.69%) HPUX
3 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (12.71%) Migration
3 13 (11.02%) CRM
4 12 (10.17%) SAP Implementation
4 12 (10.17%) Data Migration
5 10 (8.47%) Logistics
6 7 (5.93%) ERP
7 5 (4.24%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.39%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.39%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (1.69%) Data Architecture
9 2 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.69%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (1.69%) Business Analysis
9 2 (1.69%) Workflow
10 1 (0.85%) Validation
10 1 (0.85%) EAM
10 1 (0.85%) Project Management
10 1 (0.85%) Service Management
10 1 (0.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.17%) ABAP
2 4 (3.39%) Java
3 2 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.54%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (7.63%) HP
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle
4 6 (5.08%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.54%) IBM
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.69%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.85%) Primavera
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
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