The first table below looks at the demand for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 75 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 3 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.05% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.14% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate £513 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £305 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £421 £640
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
954 702 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.24% 91.88% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 298 350
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 46
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.87 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
SAP Consultant
Berkshire

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Migration
4 7 (26.92%) CRM
5 6 (23.08%) Informatica
5 6 (23.08%) SAP CRM
5 6 (23.08%) LSMW
5 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Data Conversion
6 5 (19.23%) SAP SD
6 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
6 5 (19.23%) SAP MM
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (15.38%) ETL
7 4 (15.38%) AS400
7 4 (15.38%) Billing
7 4 (15.38%) BAPI
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 3 (11.54%) Customer Segmentation
9 2 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
9 2 (7.69%) SAP HR
9 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) SAP CRM
2 5 (19.23%) SAP SD
2 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
2 5 (19.23%) SAP MM
3 3 (11.54%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (7.69%) SAP HR
5 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.85%) SAP SCM
5 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) LSMW
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Billing
3 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) BAPI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Conversion
2 4 (15.38%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Segmentation
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) GxP
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Informatica
3 2 (7.69%) Business Objects