The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 228 227 201
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 10 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.096% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £581 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +50.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £536 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £626 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £480 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.64% +23.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
8534 7613 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.48% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 3962 3299
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 449 609
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

SAP Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant across the South East region.

SAP Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Sussex - 2 £444 -
Middlesex 0 1 - -
SAP Functional Consultant
England

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) ABAP
4 4 (25.00%) BAPI
4 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) SAP ALE
5 3 (18.75%) SAP FI
6 2 (12.50%) SAP PP
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
6 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver
6 2 (12.50%) SAP APO
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) SAP CRM
6 2 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (12.50%) SAP XI
6 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
6 2 (12.50%) SAP CO
6 2 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Billing
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP FI
2 2 (12.50%) SAP PP
2 2 (12.50%) SAP APO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP CRM
2 2 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (6.25%) SAP QM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) BAPI
1 4 (25.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (12.50%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.25%) Revenue Management
3 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Open Text
2 1 (6.25%) webMethods
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft