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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Consultant
Rank 199 154 116
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -38
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 635 798 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.48% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.60% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 321 338
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £343 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £65.00 £92.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £60.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%

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
51737 49836 45640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.60% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32579 30554 26426
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1958 1985 2120
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -58 532 £475 +5.55% 103
London -50 237 £493 +4.78% 41
South East -8 74 £463 +8.82% 18
North West -13 55 £450 +29.96% 3
West Midlands -42 31 £451 +20.33% 15
East of England -2 26 £475 +5.55% 6
City of London -13 26 £500 +17.99% 10
Brentford 0 25 £488 +8.33% 1
Scotland +9 21 £450 -25.00% 1
Surrey +5 19 £469 +30.20% 4
Hampshire +12 18 £438 +15.51% 10
East Midlands -6 17 £488 +1.56%
South West -7 17 £480 -10.69% 3
Yorkshire -11 16 £460 -9.89% 3
Manchester -29 16 £466 +34.65% 3
Cumbria - 13 £473 -
Somerset +25 12 £510 -
Cambridgeshire -6 12 £560 +2.98% 4
West Sussex -14 12 £510 +114.73%
Birmingham -19 11 £420 +8.38% 12
Midlands +3 10 £416 -12.36%
Berkshire +1 10 £434 -15.36%
Hertfordshire -10 10 £466 +3.55% 2
Warwickshire +5 9 £425 +6.25% 1
South Yorkshire -4 9 £520 - 2
Cheshire -8 9 £353 +13.87%
Merseyside -8 8 £450 +9.75%
Sheffield -2 7 £520 - 2
Liverpool -6 7 £458 -
Cambridge -7 7 £560 +2.98% 4

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1539 (100.00%) SAP
2 217 (14.10%) Finance
3 211 (13.71%) SAP BW
4 198 (12.87%) SAP FI
5 170 (11.05%) ABAP
5 170 (11.05%) Manufacturing
6 160 (10.40%) SAP CO
7 154 (10.01%) SAP FI/CO
8 144 (9.36%) SAP SD
9 137 (8.90%) ERP
10 136 (8.84%) SAP MM
11 134 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
12 116 (7.54%) Migration
13 104 (6.76%) CRM
14 103 (6.69%) Pharmaceutical
15 100 (6.50%) Logistics
16 87 (5.65%) SAP WM
17 80 (5.20%) SAP IS-U
18 78 (5.07%) Data Migration
18 78 (5.07%) SAP Implementation
19 76 (4.94%) SAP BI
19 76 (4.94%) Retail
20 71 (4.61%) SAP CRM
21 69 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
21 69 (4.48%) Business Objects
22 68 (4.42%) Change Management
23 65 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
24 61 (3.96%) Time Management
24 61 (3.96%) Procure-to-pay
25 58 (3.77%) SAP APO

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 48 (3.12%) NetWeaver
2 12 (0.78%) SAP Portal
3 5 (0.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.19%) SAP EP
5 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.13%) Apache
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.13%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.065%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.065%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.065%) Documentum
6 1 (0.065%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.065%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.91%) MS Office
3 8 (0.52%) MS Project
4 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 198 (12.87%) SAP FI
2 160 (10.40%) SAP CO
3 154 (10.01%) SAP FI/CO
4 144 (9.36%) SAP SD
5 136 (8.84%) SAP MM
6 87 (5.65%) SAP WM
7 80 (5.20%) SAP IS-U
8 71 (4.61%) SAP CRM
9 58 (3.77%) SAP PP
9 58 (3.77%) SAP APO
10 57 (3.70%) SAP SRM
11 50 (3.25%) SAP EWM
12 49 (3.18%) SAP BPC
13 43 (2.79%) SAP HR
14 41 (2.66%) SAP QM
15 39 (2.53%) SAP ERP
16 37 (2.40%) SAP Retail
17 33 (2.14%) SAP PM
17 33 (2.14%) SAP SCM
17 33 (2.14%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.53%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.13%) Boomi
3 1 (0.065%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.065%) RFID
3 1 (0.065%) WebEx
3 1 (0.065%) Intranet
3 1 (0.065%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (13.71%) SAP BW
2 76 (4.94%) SAP BI
3 69 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
4 38 (2.47%) SAP Data Services
4 38 (2.47%) SAP HANA
5 15 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 12 (0.78%) DB2
7 10 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (0.65%) SQL Server
8 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.32%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.19%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.19%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.19%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.13%) Xcelsius
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.13%) OLAP
12 2 (0.13%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.065%) DTS
Development Applications
1 36 (2.34%) LSMW
2 2 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.065%) NWDI
3 1 (0.065%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.065%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.065%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.065%) PowerBuilder
General
1 217 (14.10%) Finance
2 170 (11.05%) Manufacturing
3 103 (6.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 76 (4.94%) Retail
5 41 (2.66%) Automotive
6 32 (2.08%) Billing
7 29 (1.88%) General Ledger
8 21 (1.36%) Banking
9 16 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.97%) Legal
10 15 (0.97%) Marketing
11 14 (0.91%) German Language
12 7 (0.45%) French Language
13 5 (0.32%) Polish Language
13 5 (0.32%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.19%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.19%) Publishing
15 2 (0.13%) Advertising
15 2 (0.13%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (3.64%) SAP Basis
2 31 (2.01%) EDI
3 26 (1.69%) SAP PI
4 22 (1.43%) SAP ALE
5 21 (1.36%) XML
6 20 (1.30%) Web Services
7 19 (1.23%) Web Dynpro
8 18 (1.17%) BAPI
9 16 (1.04%) SAP XI
10 15 (0.97%) Middleware
11 12 (0.78%) EDIFACT
12 9 (0.58%) .NET
12 9 (0.58%) SAP Smart Forms
13 8 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
13 8 (0.52%) SOAP
14 7 (0.45%) HTML
15 6 (0.39%) CSS
16 5 (0.32%) JSP
16 5 (0.32%) Servlets
16 5 (0.32%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 65 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (3.51%) FMCG
3 16 (1.04%) Data Structures
4 15 (0.97%) User Experience
5 8 (0.52%) Smart Meter
5 8 (0.52%) Management Information System
6 7 (0.45%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.32%) Learning Management System
8 4 (0.26%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.19%) EFT
9 3 (0.19%) PKI
9 3 (0.19%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.19%) Life Science
9 3 (0.19%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.13%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.13%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.065%) TRADACOMS
11 1 (0.065%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.065%) Derivative
11 1 (0.065%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (0.91%) VMS
2 11 (0.71%) UNIX
2 11 (0.71%) Windows
3 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (0.58%) Linux
5 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.26%) AIX
6 3 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (8.90%) ERP
2 134 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
3 116 (7.54%) Migration
4 104 (6.76%) CRM
5 100 (6.50%) Logistics
6 78 (5.07%) SAP Implementation
6 78 (5.07%) Data Migration
7 68 (4.42%) Change Management
8 61 (3.96%) Time Management
8 61 (3.96%) Procure-to-pay
9 52 (3.38%) SAP Security
10 50 (3.25%) Workflow
11 48 (3.12%) Project Management
11 48 (3.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 40 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (2.53%) Integration Testing
14 36 (2.34%) Data Modelling
15 35 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
16 33 (2.14%) Quality Management
17 32 (2.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (11.05%) ABAP
2 33 (2.14%) Java
3 22 (1.43%) SQL
4 10 (0.65%) SAPscript
5 7 (0.45%) C
6 5 (0.32%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.19%) C#
7 3 (0.19%) R
8 2 (0.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (3.05%) SAP Certification
1 47 (3.05%) Security Cleared
2 39 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 12 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 9 (0.58%) Degree
5 7 (0.45%) ACCA
6 6 (0.39%) CCA
6 6 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.26%) CIMA
9 2 (0.13%) MBA
9 2 (0.13%) PMP
9 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.065%) CISSP
10 1 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.065%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 16 (1.04%) QA
2 15 (0.97%) SLA
3 12 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.52%) GxP
5 2 (0.13%) GAAP
System Software
1 8 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1539 (100.00%) SAP
2 69 (4.48%) Business Objects
3 26 (1.69%) Ariba
4 21 (1.36%) Oracle
5 19 (1.23%) OpenText
6 17 (1.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (0.52%) Twitter
8 7 (0.45%) IBM
9 6 (0.39%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.32%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.32%) webMethods
11 4 (0.26%) Informatica
11 4 (0.26%) HP
12 3 (0.19%) EMC
12 3 (0.19%) Cognos
12 3 (0.19%) Siemens
12 3 (0.19%) Remedy
13 2 (0.13%) ReadSoft
13 2 (0.13%) Northgate
13 2 (0.13%) Google
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