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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 76 92 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 64 41 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.97% 1.46% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.59% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 38
Average daily rate
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£496 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.81% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £375 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £587
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -38.46%
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
2962 2582 2869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.31% 91.79% 92.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 1253 1448
Average daily rate £360 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 204 186
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 +9 33 £413 +3.12% 10
Cheshire +7 5 £425 +41.66% 4
Lancashire -22 1 - - 2
Merseyside - - - - 1
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 124 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (13.71%) ABAP
3 15 (12.10%) Finance
3 15 (12.10%) PLM
4 14 (11.29%) SAP SD
4 14 (11.29%) SAP MM
4 14 (11.29%) SAP PLM
5 12 (9.68%) SAP PP
6 10 (8.06%) SAP ERP
6 10 (8.06%) SAP WM
6 10 (8.06%) ERP
6 10 (8.06%) SAP BW
6 10 (8.06%) FMCG
7 8 (6.45%) Workflow
8 7 (5.65%) BAPI
8 7 (5.65%) SAP APO
8 7 (5.65%) SAP PM
9 6 (4.84%) SAP QM
9 6 (4.84%) SAP Basis
9 6 (4.84%) NetWeaver
9 6 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (4.84%) Business Objects
9 6 (4.84%) CRM
9 6 (4.84%) ETL
9 6 (4.84%) SAP BPC
10 5 (4.03%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
10 5 (4.03%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (4.84%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) SAP SD
1 14 (11.29%) SAP MM
1 14 (11.29%) SAP PLM
2 12 (9.68%) SAP PP
3 10 (8.06%) SAP WM
3 10 (8.06%) SAP ERP
4 7 (5.65%) SAP APO
4 7 (5.65%) SAP PM
5 6 (4.84%) SAP QM
5 6 (4.84%) SAP BPC
6 4 (3.23%) SAP SRM
6 4 (3.23%) SAP HR
6 4 (3.23%) SAP CO
7 3 (2.42%) SAP CS
7 3 (2.42%) Teamcenter
7 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (2.42%) SAP SCM
7 3 (2.42%) SAP FI
7 3 (2.42%) SAP PS
7 3 (2.42%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) SAP BW
2 6 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.03%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (4.03%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.23%) DB2
4 4 (3.23%) BODI
5 2 (1.61%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) LSMW
General
1 15 (12.10%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Billing
3 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) BAPI
2 6 (4.84%) SAP Basis
3 5 (4.03%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (3.23%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (2.42%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (2.42%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.81%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) FMCG
2 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.42%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.10%) PLM
2 10 (8.06%) ERP
3 8 (6.45%) Workflow
4 6 (4.84%) ETL
4 6 (4.84%) CRM
5 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (4.03%) OO
5 5 (4.03%) Migration
5 5 (4.03%) Document Management
5 5 (4.03%) Logistics
5 5 (4.03%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (3.23%) SAP Security
6 4 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.23%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (2.42%) Quality Management
7 3 (2.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (2.42%) Integration Testing
8 2 (1.61%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.61%) Network Planning
9 1 (0.81%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.71%) ABAP
2 4 (3.23%) SAPscript
3 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) CCNP
3 1 (0.81%) CCNA
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (4.84%) Business Objects
3 4 (3.23%) Adobe
4 3 (2.42%) HP
4 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.42%) StreamServe
5 2 (1.61%) Siemens
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) Nortel
6 1 (0.81%) Avaya
6 1 (0.81%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.81%) Birst
6 1 (0.81%) Primavera
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