The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 170 156 157
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 89 92 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.99% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.08% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 45
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£450 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £354 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £494
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- +25.71%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9067 8545 7746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.33% 91.90% 92.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5021 4728 3868
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 458 611
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Surrey +4 25 £485 -3.00% 3
Hampshire +13 24 £450 +14.64% 7
Berkshire -5 14 £423 -21.39% 1
West Sussex -16 13 - -
Middlesex -4 5 £493 +27.09%
Oxfordshire -22 3 £525 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £525 -4.54% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 214 (100.00%) SAP
2 52 (24.30%) Finance
3 41 (19.16%) ERP
4 39 (18.22%) SAP FI
5 35 (16.36%) SAP BW
5 35 (16.36%) SAP ERP
6 32 (14.95%) CRM
7 26 (12.15%) SAP PSCD
8 23 (10.75%) ABAP
8 23 (10.75%) Migration
9 21 (9.81%) SAP FI-CA
9 21 (9.81%) SAP MII
10 20 (9.35%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (8.88%) SAP SRM
12 18 (8.41%) SAP CO
12 18 (8.41%) SAP FI/CO
13 17 (7.94%) Requirements Management
14 16 (7.48%) Test Management
15 15 (7.01%) SAP CRM
15 15 (7.01%) Test Scripting
16 14 (6.54%) Unit Testing
16 14 (6.54%) Workflow
16 14 (6.54%) Telecoms
16 14 (6.54%) General Ledger
17 13 (6.07%) SAP Basis
18 12 (5.61%) SAP XI
18 12 (5.61%) NetWeaver
18 12 (5.61%) SAP HR
18 12 (5.61%) SAP IS-U

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (5.61%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.47%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (18.22%) SAP FI
2 35 (16.36%) SAP ERP
3 26 (12.15%) SAP PSCD
4 21 (9.81%) SAP FI-CA
4 21 (9.81%) SAP MII
5 19 (8.88%) SAP SRM
6 18 (8.41%) SAP CO
6 18 (8.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 15 (7.01%) SAP CRM
8 12 (5.61%) SAP HR
8 12 (5.61%) SAP IS-U
9 6 (2.80%) SAP BPC
10 5 (2.34%) SAP MM
11 4 (1.87%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (1.87%) SAP SD
12 3 (1.40%) SAP SM
12 3 (1.40%) SAP Payroll
13 2 (0.93%) SAP GRC
13 2 (0.93%) SAP PM
13 2 (0.93%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.74%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.93%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) Intranet
1 1 (0.47%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.36%) SAP BW
2 6 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.34%) SAP BI
4 4 (1.87%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.87%) DB2
5 3 (1.40%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) MS Access
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) LSMW
General
1 52 (24.30%) Finance
2 14 (6.54%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.54%) General Ledger
3 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.34%) Retail
5 2 (0.93%) Publishing
5 2 (0.93%) Legal
5 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
6 1 (0.47%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.07%) SAP Basis
2 12 (5.61%) SAP XI
3 7 (3.27%) BAPI
4 6 (2.80%) SAP ALE
5 3 (1.40%) Web Services
5 3 (1.40%) XML
6 2 (0.93%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.93%) EDI
7 1 (0.47%) XSLT
7 1 (0.47%) .NET
7 1 (0.47%) Middleware
7 1 (0.47%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.47%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.47%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.34%) Replication
3 3 (1.40%) PKI
4 2 (0.93%) FMCG
4 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.93%) VMS
1 2 (0.93%) AIX
2 1 (0.47%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.16%) ERP
2 32 (14.95%) CRM
3 23 (10.75%) Migration
4 20 (9.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (7.94%) Requirements Management
7 16 (7.48%) Test Management
8 15 (7.01%) Test Scripting
9 14 (6.54%) Unit Testing
9 14 (6.54%) Workflow
10 11 (5.14%) Integration Testing
10 11 (5.14%) Data Migration
11 9 (4.21%) Regression Testing
12 8 (3.74%) Project Management
13 7 (3.27%) Procure-to-pay
13 7 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (3.27%) SAP Security
14 6 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (2.80%) ITIL
15 5 (2.34%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.75%) ABAP
2 10 (4.67%) Java
3 1 (0.47%) SQL
3 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.47%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.27%) CCA
1 7 (3.27%) SC Cleared
1 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) CISSP
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.87%) QA
2 4 (1.87%) GxP
3 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.47%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 214 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (4.21%) Ariba
3 8 (3.74%) webMethods
4 6 (2.80%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle
6 2 (0.93%) Twitter
6 2 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.47%) HP
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) CA
7 1 (0.47%) OpenText