The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Consultant
Rank 211 207 150
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -57
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 616 677 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.16% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.22% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 276 314
Median daily rate £463 £453 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £459 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £52.16 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.58 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-56.03% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAP Consultant in the job title.

SAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SAP Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SAP Consultant Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 554 £463 +0.54% 54
London 0 202 £463 -2.63% 26
South East +31 111 £481 +6.94% 10
Berkshire +26 37 £450 +4.95% 2
West Midlands -46 35 £448 -3.24% 1
Midlands +3 31 £475 +13.09%
South West +22 29 £455 +1.11% 1
North West -6 29 £525 +16.66% 3
East Midlands +3 24 £510 +5.97%
Surrey -1 22 £550 +15.78%
West Sussex +6 20 £600 +10.09% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 17 £530 -
Nottingham +6 16 £530 -
East of England +2 15 £438 -10.25% 4
Worthing +1 15 £550 -
Hampshire +8 13 £500 +14.28% 2
Reading +24 11 £475 +5.55%
Yorkshire 0 11 £520 +21.63%
Manchester -12 10 £525 +10.52% 1
Bristol - 10 £475 -
City of London +28 8 £450 -3.22%
West Yorkshire +6 8 £520 +15.55%
Bedfordshire +1 8 £431 +1.47% 1
Coventry -8 8 £400 +10.34% 1
Wales +27 7 £400 - 1
Scotland +6 7 £465 +6.28% 2
Birmingham -36 7 £450 +4.65%
South Wales +24 6 £325 - 1
Glasgow +15 6 £430 +1.17%
Somerset +13 6 £525 -

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, SAP Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 1168 (100.00%) SAP
2 168 (14.38%) ABAP
3 151 (12.93%) SAP FI
4 135 (11.56%) SAP BW
4 135 (11.56%) Finance
5 126 (10.79%) SAP CO
6 118 (10.10%) SAP FI/CO
7 117 (10.02%) Migration
8 97 (8.30%) SAP HANA
9 95 (8.13%) SAP MM
10 93 (7.96%) CRM
11 89 (7.62%) Manufacturing
12 88 (7.53%) Retail
13 86 (7.36%) ERP
14 83 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
15 77 (6.59%) Data Migration
16 76 (6.51%) SAP SD
17 74 (6.34%) SAP PP
18 70 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
19 68 (5.82%) Stakeholder Management
20 65 (5.57%) SAP HR
21 63 (5.39%) SAP Data Services
22 62 (5.31%) SAP IS-U
23 56 (4.79%) SAP Implementation
24 54 (4.62%) Workflow
24 54 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
25 50 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
25 50 (4.28%) Billing
26 49 (4.20%) SAP CRM
27 48 (4.11%) SAP Security

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (2.74%) NetWeaver
2 6 (0.51%) SAP Portal
3 4 (0.34%) Apache Pig
3 4 (0.34%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.086%) Apache
5 1 (0.086%) MTS
5 1 (0.086%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.086%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 151 (12.93%) SAP FI
2 126 (10.79%) SAP CO
3 118 (10.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 95 (8.13%) SAP MM
5 76 (6.51%) SAP SD
6 74 (6.34%) SAP PP
7 65 (5.57%) SAP HR
8 62 (5.31%) SAP IS-U
9 49 (4.20%) SAP CRM
10 46 (3.94%) SAP HCM
11 38 (3.25%) SAP Retail
12 35 (3.00%) SAP SRM
13 31 (2.65%) SAP ERP
14 29 (2.48%) SAP APO
14 29 (2.48%) SAP BPC
15 28 (2.40%) SAP PM
15 28 (2.40%) SAP WM
16 27 (2.31%) SAP Payroll
17 26 (2.23%) SAP GRC
17 26 (2.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.23%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.34%) Boomi
3 1 (0.086%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.77%) HTTP
2 3 (0.26%) CTI
2 3 (0.26%) SMS
3 2 (0.17%) FTP
3 2 (0.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.17%) RTP
4 1 (0.086%) Firewall
4 1 (0.086%) Intranet
4 1 (0.086%) ISDN
4 1 (0.086%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.086%) RFID
4 1 (0.086%) SAN
4 1 (0.086%) SSL
4 1 (0.086%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (11.56%) SAP BW
2 97 (8.30%) SAP HANA
3 63 (5.39%) SAP Data Services
4 50 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
5 42 (3.60%) SAP BI
6 18 (1.54%) SQL Server
7 13 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (0.43%) Data Lake
11 5 (0.43%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.34%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.34%) HCatalog
12 4 (0.34%) Mahout
12 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.34%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 47 (4.02%) LSMW
2 10 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.26%) NWDS
4 2 (0.17%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.086%) Ant
5 1 (0.086%) NWDI
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.086%) SAP CE
5 1 (0.086%) Toad
General
1 135 (11.56%) Finance
2 89 (7.62%) Manufacturing
3 88 (7.53%) Retail
4 54 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 50 (4.28%) Billing
6 21 (1.80%) Banking
7 19 (1.63%) General Ledger
8 16 (1.37%) Marketing
9 12 (1.03%) French Language
10 10 (0.86%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.60%) Dutch Language
11 7 (0.60%) Legal
12 6 (0.51%) Automotive
13 5 (0.43%) Electronics
13 5 (0.43%) German Language
13 5 (0.43%) Publishing
13 5 (0.43%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.26%) Advertising
14 3 (0.26%) Local Government
15 2 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.25%) SAP Basis
2 33 (2.83%) EDI
3 31 (2.65%) SAP PI
4 25 (2.14%) BAPI
5 21 (1.80%) SAP ALE
6 20 (1.71%) SAP Fiori
7 16 (1.37%) SAP Smart Forms
8 14 (1.20%) Middleware
9 13 (1.11%) Web Dynpro
10 12 (1.03%) SAP XI
11 11 (0.94%) Web Services
12 9 (0.77%) JDBC
12 9 (0.77%) SAPUI5
12 9 (0.77%) XML
13 7 (0.60%) JSON
14 6 (0.51%) SAP Business Workflow
15 5 (0.43%) HTML
15 5 (0.43%) ODBC
16 4 (0.34%) SAP CO-PA
16 4 (0.34%) WebHDFS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.17%) FMCG
3 17 (1.46%) Data Extraction
4 16 (1.37%) Data Conversion
5 15 (1.28%) EPoS
6 14 (1.20%) User Experience
7 9 (0.77%) Data Structures
7 9 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.43%) LIMS
11 4 (0.34%) AS400
11 4 (0.34%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.34%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.26%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.26%) Social Media
12 3 (0.26%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.17%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.17%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.086%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 8 (0.68%) Unix
2 7 (0.60%) VMS
3 4 (0.34%) AIX
3 4 (0.34%) Linux
3 4 (0.34%) Windows
4 2 (0.17%) Solaris
5 1 (0.086%) HPUX
5 1 (0.086%) SUSE
5 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (10.02%) Migration
2 93 (7.96%) CRM
3 86 (7.36%) ERP
4 83 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
5 77 (6.59%) Data Migration
6 68 (5.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (4.79%) SAP Implementation
8 54 (4.62%) Workflow
9 48 (4.11%) SAP Security
10 43 (3.68%) Logistics
11 41 (3.51%) ETL
12 38 (3.25%) Procure-to-Pay
13 33 (2.83%) Data Modelling
14 31 (2.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (2.65%) Validation
15 30 (2.57%) GAP Analysis
16 29 (2.48%) Project Management
17 27 (2.31%) Time Management
18 23 (1.97%) Business Analysis
19 22 (1.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (14.38%) ABAP
2 44 (3.77%) SQL
3 25 (2.14%) Java
4 12 (1.03%) SAPscript
5 8 (0.68%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.43%) PL/SQL
6 5 (0.43%) R
7 4 (0.34%) C
8 1 (0.086%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.086%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.086%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.086%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (2.31%) Security Cleared
2 23 (1.97%) SC Cleared
3 16 (1.37%) SAP Certification
4 9 (0.77%) Degree
5 8 (0.68%) CCA
6 5 (0.43%) ACCA
7 3 (0.26%) CIMA
8 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.086%) CISSP
9 1 (0.086%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 20 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.54%) GxP
4 6 (0.51%) QA
5 5 (0.43%) SLA
6 3 (0.26%) SEPA
7 2 (0.17%) GAMP
7 2 (0.17%) GCP
7 2 (0.17%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (0.34%) HDFS
2 1 (0.086%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.086%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.086%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.086%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.086%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1168 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (2.31%) Oracle
3 22 (1.88%) OpenText
4 15 (1.28%) Ariba
5 12 (1.03%) webMethods
6 10 (0.86%) Microsoft
7 9 (0.77%) hybris
8 7 (0.60%) HP
9 5 (0.43%) Adobe
9 5 (0.43%) Citrix
9 5 (0.43%) Informatica
10 4 (0.34%) Dell
10 4 (0.34%) IBM
10 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.34%) Sybase
11 2 (0.17%) Capita
11 2 (0.17%) Casewise
11 2 (0.17%) Concur
11 2 (0.17%) Kronos
11 2 (0.17%) SEEBURGER
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