The first table below looks at the demand for the SAP Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 18 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 Southampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 41 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 257 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.24% 95.90% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 160 122
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 48
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.35 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SAP Consultant
Hampshire

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAP Consultant
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) SAP BPC
3 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 3 (33.33%) NetWeaver
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Linux

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP BPC
2 2 (22.22%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle