The first table below looks at the demand for the SAP Business Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 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 currently tracked.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Consultant
Rank 550 546 581
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Consultant 22 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.039% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.042% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £361 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £528 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49052 47059 53535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.53% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29837 27513 29708
Average daily rate £399 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1952 2140 2686
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%

SAP Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Business Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Business Consultant within the UK.

SAP Business Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Business Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SAP Business Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Business Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Business Consultant within the UK.

SAP Business Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Business Consultant
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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
England -4 21 £438 +2.94% 7
London +22 10 £450 +2.85% 4
South East -3 5 £275 -42.10%
North West -5 4 £444 +4.41% 1
West Midlands -15 1 - -
Burnley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
City of London - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 1

SAP Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (42.22%) Business Objects
2 19 (42.22%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (28.89%) SAP Business One
4 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
6 8 (17.78%) ETL
7 7 (15.56%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) Finance
8 6 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) System Testing
9 5 (11.11%) BODI
9 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 5 (11.11%) SAP BI
9 5 (11.11%) SAP BW
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle
10 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.89%) SQL
10 4 (8.89%) SAP HANA
11 3 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
11 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (6.67%) Retail
11 3 (6.67%) JDA
11 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) SAS

SAP Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Business 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 Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) SAP Business One
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (4.44%) SAP FI
3 2 (4.44%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.44%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (4.44%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.22%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (2.22%) SAP MDM
4 1 (2.22%) Agresso
4 1 (2.22%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.22%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (15.56%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) BODI
5 5 (11.11%) SAP BI
5 5 (11.11%) SAP BW
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.89%) SAP HANA
7 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (4.44%) OLAP
8 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.22%) QlikView
9 1 (2.22%) Xcelsius
9 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.78%) ETL
3 7 (15.56%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) System Testing
4 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (2.22%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.22%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.22%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (42.22%) Business Objects
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) JDA
5 2 (4.44%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.22%) DataFlux
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos
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