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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Consultant
Rank 212 202 153
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -49
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 637 680 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.17% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.23% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 286 334
Median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £564 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £459 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £5.00 £105.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-95.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 £105.00 -
% change year-on-year
-95.23% -

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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 0 571 £470 +4.15% 71
London -6 208 £481 +1.31% 29
South East +42 103 £450 - 9
Midlands +3 35 £500 +14.94%
North West -9 34 £525 +16.66% 5
West Midlands -50 34 £450 -2.70% 3
Berkshire +15 28 £450 - 4
South West +29 25 £455 +1.11% 2
West Sussex +10 21 £520 -2.34% 1
East Midlands -21 21 £550 +46.66% 3
Surrey +10 18 £411 -8.66%
East of England -6 17 £438 -12.50% 8
Worthing -13 14 £540 +2.85%
Hampshire +11 13 £575 +21.05% 2
Nottinghamshire -5 12 £595 - 2
Manchester -5 12 £550 +15.78% 1
Nottingham -10 11 £595 - 2
Bristol - 11 £463 -
Wales +26 9 £400 - 1
Scotland +13 9 £475 +11.76% 1
South Wales +24 8 £325 - 1
Glasgow +11 8 £513 +20.58%
Cumbria +8 8 £495 +16.47%
Yorkshire +1 8 £500 +17.64% 3
Bedfordshire -1 8 £438 -2.77% 1
Coventry -4 8 £483 +93.00%
Birmingham -27 8 £475 +7.95% 2
City of London +11 7 £435 -12.12% 2
West Yorkshire +9 7 £450 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 7 £475 -13.63% 3

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1210 (100.00%) SAP
2 174 (14.38%) ABAP
3 171 (14.13%) Finance
4 165 (13.64%) SAP FI
5 141 (11.65%) SAP BW
6 135 (11.16%) SAP CO
7 127 (10.50%) SAP FI/CO
8 117 (9.67%) Migration
9 110 (9.09%) Manufacturing
10 106 (8.76%) SAP HANA
11 105 (8.68%) ERP
12 103 (8.51%) CRM
12 103 (8.51%) SAP MM
13 95 (7.85%) Retail
14 90 (7.44%) SAP SD
15 83 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
16 80 (6.61%) SAP HR
16 80 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
17 78 (6.45%) Data Migration
18 75 (6.20%) SAP PP
19 73 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
19 73 (6.03%) SAP Implementation
20 65 (5.37%) SAP IS-U
21 60 (4.96%) BusinessObjects
22 59 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
23 58 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
24 57 (4.71%) SAP CRM
25 53 (4.38%) LSMW
26 52 (4.30%) SAP HCM
27 51 (4.21%) Billing

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 36 (2.98%) NetWeaver
2 5 (0.41%) SAP Portal
3 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.17%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.083%) Apache
5 1 (0.083%) MTS
Applications
1 15 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.083%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 165 (13.64%) SAP FI
2 135 (11.16%) SAP CO
3 127 (10.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 103 (8.51%) SAP MM
5 90 (7.44%) SAP SD
6 80 (6.61%) SAP HR
7 75 (6.20%) SAP PP
8 65 (5.37%) SAP IS-U
9 57 (4.71%) SAP CRM
10 52 (4.30%) SAP HCM
11 43 (3.55%) SAP Retail
12 34 (2.81%) SAP ERP
13 30 (2.48%) SAP APO
14 29 (2.40%) SAP GRC
14 29 (2.40%) SAP PM
14 29 (2.40%) SAP SRM
15 28 (2.31%) SAP BPC
16 27 (2.23%) SAP Payroll
17 25 (2.07%) SAP QM
18 24 (1.98%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (0.41%) Boomi
3 2 (0.17%) IaaS
3 2 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.74%) HTTP
2 3 (0.25%) Firewall
3 2 (0.17%) FTP
3 2 (0.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.17%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.17%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.17%) RTP
4 1 (0.083%) Intranet
4 1 (0.083%) ISDN
4 1 (0.083%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.083%) RFID
4 1 (0.083%) SAN
4 1 (0.083%) SSL
4 1 (0.083%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (11.65%) SAP BW
2 106 (8.76%) SAP HANA
3 60 (4.96%) BusinessObjects
4 59 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
5 41 (3.39%) SAP BI
6 19 (1.57%) SQL Server
7 12 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.58%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.33%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.17%) DB2
15 2 (0.17%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.17%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 53 (4.38%) LSMW
2 10 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.25%) NWDS
4 2 (0.17%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.083%) NWDI
5 1 (0.083%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.083%) SAP CE
5 1 (0.083%) Toad
General
1 171 (14.13%) Finance
2 110 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 95 (7.85%) Retail
4 58 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 51 (4.21%) Billing
6 26 (2.15%) General Ledger
7 19 (1.57%) Aerospace
7 19 (1.57%) Banking
8 16 (1.32%) Marketing
9 13 (1.07%) French Language
10 11 (0.91%) Legal
11 8 (0.66%) Dutch Language
11 8 (0.66%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.58%) Publishing
13 6 (0.50%) Automotive
14 5 (0.41%) Electronics
15 4 (0.33%) German Language
16 3 (0.25%) Advertising
16 3 (0.25%) Back Office
16 3 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.98%) EDI
2 33 (2.73%) SAP Basis
3 29 (2.40%) SAP PI
4 25 (2.07%) BAPI
4 25 (2.07%) SAP Fiori
5 22 (1.82%) SAPUI5
5 22 (1.82%) Web Dynpro
6 21 (1.74%) SAP ALE
7 19 (1.57%) SAP XI
8 15 (1.24%) Middleware
8 15 (1.24%) SAP Smart Forms
9 12 (0.99%) Web Services
10 10 (0.83%) SAP Core Interface
10 10 (0.83%) XML
11 8 (0.66%) HTML
12 7 (0.58%) JDBC
13 6 (0.50%) SAP Business Workflow
14 5 (0.41%) JSON
15 3 (0.25%) SAP BSP
15 3 (0.25%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 80 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.22%) FMCG
3 17 (1.40%) Data Conversion
4 16 (1.32%) Data Extraction
4 16 (1.32%) EPoS
5 14 (1.16%) User Experience
6 10 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 8 (0.66%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.50%) LIMS
9 6 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.33%) AS400
10 4 (0.33%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.25%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.25%) Life Science
11 3 (0.25%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.25%) Social Media
11 3 (0.25%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.17%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (0.66%) Unix
2 7 (0.58%) Linux
2 7 (0.58%) VMS
3 6 (0.50%) Windows
4 3 (0.25%) AIX
4 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.17%) Solaris
5 2 (0.17%) SUSE
5 2 (0.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.083%) HPUX
6 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (9.67%) Migration
2 105 (8.68%) ERP
3 103 (8.51%) CRM
4 83 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 73 (6.03%) SAP Implementation
6 73 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (4.13%) Logistics
8 46 (3.80%) SAP Security
9 43 (3.55%) Workflow
10 38 (3.14%) ETL
10 38 (3.14%) Procure-to-Pay
10 38 (3.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 36 (2.98%) Data Modelling
12 34 (2.81%) Validation
13 33 (2.73%) Project Management
14 32 (2.64%) Data Management
15 31 (2.56%) Time Management
16 29 (2.40%) Integration Testing
17 26 (2.15%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 174 (14.38%) ABAP
2 45 (3.72%) SQL
3 29 (2.40%) Java
4 8 (0.66%) T-SQL
5 7 (0.58%) PL/SQL
5 7 (0.58%) SAPscript
6 4 (0.33%) C
7 3 (0.25%) R
8 1 (0.083%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.083%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.083%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.083%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.083%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 30 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 18 (1.49%) SAP Certification
4 12 (0.99%) Degree
5 11 (0.91%) CCA
6 9 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.41%) ACCA
8 4 (0.33%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.17%) CIMA
9 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.083%) CISSP
10 1 (0.083%) ICAEW
10 1 (0.083%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 22 (1.82%) GxP
3 20 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.74%) QA
4 9 (0.74%) SLA
5 6 (0.50%) GAMP
5 6 (0.50%) GCP
5 6 (0.50%) GMP
6 3 (0.25%) SEPA
7 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.17%) HDFS
1 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
1 2 (0.17%) XenServer
2 1 (0.083%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.083%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.083%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.083%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.083%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1210 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (2.48%) Oracle
3 20 (1.65%) OpenText
4 16 (1.32%) webMethods
5 15 (1.24%) Ariba
6 13 (1.07%) Microsoft
7 9 (0.74%) Adobe
7 9 (0.74%) hybris
8 7 (0.58%) Citrix
9 5 (0.41%) Dell
9 5 (0.41%) Informatica
9 5 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.33%) HP
10 4 (0.33%) IBM
11 3 (0.25%) SEEBURGER
11 3 (0.25%) Sybase
11 3 (0.25%) VMware
12 2 (0.17%) Capita
12 2 (0.17%) Casewise
12 2 (0.17%) Kronos
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