The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 163 119 112
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -7
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 776 928 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.68% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.82% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 374 330
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £61.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year
- -10.20%

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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

SAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 24 April 2015.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England -38 677 £488 +2.63% 92
London -69 246 £500 +2.04% 30
South East -6 100 £450 +2.85% 15
North West -1 74 £490 +8.88% 7
West Midlands -10 74 £500 +17.64% 14
East of England +35 39 £500 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire -4 31 £475 -6.95% 2
Brentford +3 29 £463 +2.77%
Surrey +2 28 £485 -3.00% 3
Hampshire +6 27 £450 +14.64% 10
Cambridgeshire +16 25 £545 +1.39% 3
Coventry +12 22 £500 +3.09% 1
City of London -10 20 £475 +11.76% 7
Midlands +5 18 £450 +12.50% 2
North East +2 18 £500 +17.64% 1
Cheshire 0 17 £450 - 1
Berkshire -4 17 £415 -22.79% 1
Manchester -25 17 £483 +5.75% 3
Scotland +13 15 £479 +19.75% 1
East Midlands +10 14 £425 -22.72%
Cambridge +6 14 £575 +6.97% 1
West Sussex -12 14 £450 +260.00%
South West -24 14 £450 -9.27% 1
South Yorkshire +2 12 £491 -
North Yorkshire +8 10 £475 -
Middlesbrough - 9 £475 -
Derbyshire +10 8 £463 +8.82%
Sheffield -1 8 £520 -
West Yorkshire -11 8 £436 -12.89% 2
Leeds -14 8 £436 -12.89% 2

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1719 (100.00%) SAP
2 255 (14.83%) Finance
2 255 (14.83%) SAP BW
3 241 (14.02%) SAP FI
4 182 (10.59%) SAP CO
5 181 (10.53%) ABAP
6 175 (10.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 171 (9.95%) Manufacturing
8 170 (9.89%) ERP
9 152 (8.84%) SAP SD
10 143 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
11 139 (8.09%) SAP MM
12 127 (7.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 121 (7.04%) CRM
14 120 (6.98%) Migration
15 110 (6.40%) SAP IS-U
16 105 (6.11%) Logistics
17 99 (5.76%) SAP WM
18 89 (5.18%) Data Migration
19 80 (4.65%) FMCG
20 78 (4.54%) Retail
21 77 (4.48%) Change Management
22 76 (4.42%) SAP APO
23 74 (4.30%) SAP BI
23 74 (4.30%) SAP Implementation
24 73 (4.25%) SAP CRM
25 72 (4.19%) SAP SRM
26 68 (3.96%) SAP PP
26 68 (3.96%) Time Management
26 68 (3.96%) Analytical Skills

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 63 (3.66%) NetWeaver
2 19 (1.11%) SAP Portal
3 7 (0.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.17%) SAS
4 3 (0.17%) Apache
4 3 (0.17%) CMS
4 3 (0.17%) SAP EP
5 2 (0.12%) Lync
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.12%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.058%) Documentum
6 1 (0.058%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.058%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.058%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.058%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.87%) MS Office
3 11 (0.64%) MS Project
4 5 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 241 (14.02%) SAP FI
2 182 (10.59%) SAP CO
3 175 (10.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 152 (8.84%) SAP SD
5 139 (8.09%) SAP MM
6 110 (6.40%) SAP IS-U
7 99 (5.76%) SAP WM
8 76 (4.42%) SAP APO
9 73 (4.25%) SAP CRM
10 72 (4.19%) SAP SRM
11 68 (3.96%) SAP PP
12 66 (3.84%) SAP BPC
13 64 (3.72%) SAP ERP
14 62 (3.61%) SAP HR
15 51 (2.97%) SAP QM
16 45 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 38 (2.21%) SAP Retail
17 38 (2.21%) SAP SCM
18 33 (1.92%) SAP EWM
19 32 (1.86%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (0.29%) SaaS
3 4 (0.23%) Boomi
4 1 (0.058%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.23%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.17%) WebEx
2 3 (0.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.12%) FTP
3 2 (0.12%) RTP
4 1 (0.058%) Intranet
4 1 (0.058%) HTTP
4 1 (0.058%) SSL
4 1 (0.058%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (14.83%) SAP BW
2 74 (4.30%) SAP BI
3 61 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
4 33 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
4 33 (1.92%) SAP HANA
5 13 (0.76%) SQL Server
6 10 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 9 (0.52%) DB2
8 7 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.29%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.12%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.12%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.12%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.058%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (2.04%) LSMW
2 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.058%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.058%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.058%) NWDI
3 1 (0.058%) JIRA
General
1 255 (14.83%) Finance
2 171 (9.95%) Manufacturing
3 127 (7.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 78 (4.54%) Retail
5 43 (2.50%) General Ledger
6 40 (2.33%) Automotive
7 33 (1.92%) Billing
8 29 (1.69%) Banking
9 27 (1.57%) Legal
10 19 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 15 (0.87%) Marketing
12 12 (0.70%) French Language
13 9 (0.52%) German Language
14 5 (0.29%) Publishing
14 5 (0.29%) Polish Language
14 5 (0.29%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.29%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.17%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.12%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.14%) SAP Basis
2 39 (2.27%) EDI
3 33 (1.92%) BAPI
3 33 (1.92%) SAP ALE
4 29 (1.69%) SAP XI
5 28 (1.63%) SAP PI
6 22 (1.28%) XML
7 17 (0.99%) Web Services
8 16 (0.93%) Web Dynpro
9 14 (0.81%) EDIFACT
10 12 (0.70%) Middleware
11 9 (0.52%) .NET
11 9 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
12 8 (0.47%) SAP Smart Forms
13 7 (0.41%) SOAP
14 6 (0.35%) CSS
14 6 (0.35%) HTML
15 5 (0.29%) JSP
15 5 (0.29%) Servlets
15 5 (0.29%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 80 (4.65%) FMCG
2 68 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (0.87%) Data Structures
4 10 (0.58%) Management Information System
4 10 (0.58%) User Experience
5 7 (0.41%) Replication
5 7 (0.41%) Data Integration
6 6 (0.35%) Data Conversion
6 6 (0.35%) Data Extraction
6 6 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (0.29%) Learning Management System
8 4 (0.23%) Equities
9 3 (0.17%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.17%) EFT
9 3 (0.17%) TRADACOMS
9 3 (0.17%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.17%) Economics
9 3 (0.17%) PKI
9 3 (0.17%) Life Science
10 2 (0.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.22%) VMS
2 12 (0.70%) UNIX
3 11 (0.64%) Windows
3 11 (0.64%) Linux
4 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (9.89%) ERP
2 143 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (7.04%) CRM
4 120 (6.98%) Migration
5 105 (6.11%) Logistics
6 89 (5.18%) Data Migration
7 77 (4.48%) Change Management
8 74 (4.30%) SAP Implementation
9 68 (3.96%) Time Management
10 64 (3.72%) SAP Security
11 62 (3.61%) Procure-to-pay
12 55 (3.20%) Workflow
13 54 (3.14%) GAP Analysis
14 51 (2.97%) Project Management
15 47 (2.73%) Integration Testing
16 43 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
18 33 (1.92%) Test Scripting
19 32 (1.86%) Data Management
19 32 (1.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 181 (10.53%) ABAP
2 44 (2.56%) Java
3 24 (1.40%) SQL
4 10 (0.58%) SAPscript
5 9 (0.52%) C
6 4 (0.23%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.12%) C#
9 1 (0.058%) XQuery
9 1 (0.058%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.058%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.058%) R
9 1 (0.058%) XPath
Qualifications
1 46 (2.68%) SAP Certification
2 40 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.81%) Degree
4 14 (0.81%) CCA
5 7 (0.41%) ACCA
6 6 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.35%) CIMA
7 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.23%) PMP
8 4 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.12%) MBA
11 1 (0.058%) CISSP
11 1 (0.058%) HND
11 1 (0.058%) APMP
11 1 (0.058%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (0.99%) QA
3 15 (0.87%) SLA
4 10 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.58%) GxP
5 3 (0.17%) GAAP
6 1 (0.058%) Basel II
6 1 (0.058%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 8 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.058%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.058%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.058%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1719 (100.00%) SAP
2 61 (3.55%) Business Objects
3 25 (1.45%) OpenText
4 23 (1.34%) Oracle
5 21 (1.22%) Ariba
6 20 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 12 (0.70%) webMethods
8 7 (0.41%) Twitter
9 5 (0.29%) HP
9 5 (0.29%) Syclo
10 4 (0.23%) Remedy
10 4 (0.23%) Informatica
10 4 (0.23%) EMC
10 4 (0.23%) IBM
10 4 (0.23%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.17%) Siemens
11 3 (0.17%) Pegasus
11 3 (0.17%) Lotus
11 3 (0.17%) Cognos
12 2 (0.12%) Google
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