The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 118 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 962 894 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.71% 1.87% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.03% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 336 291
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £495
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £61.25 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% +2.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £61.25 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +2.08%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -9 842 £475 - 131
London +24 412 £495 +4.21% 50
South East -3 101 £450 -10.00% 9
West Midlands +9 80 £400 -20.00% 11
North West -26 58 £450 -10.00% 12
City of London -34 46 £425 -10.52% 15
South West +3 43 £496 +7.82% 2
Manchester -10 32 £456 -8.75% 9
Surrey +10 27 £500 - 1
East of England -7 27 £525 +5.00% 3
Birmingham -5 20 £350 -19.07% 5
Yorkshire -17 19 £511 +21.54% 4
Middlesex +7 18 £388 -22.50%
Staines +16 17 £500 -
Berkshire -11 16 £538 +2.38%
Cambridgeshire +4 15 £538 -
Midlands -6 14 £400 -30.43%
Coventry +3 12 £485 +2.10% 1
North East -17 12 £425 +54.54% 8
Cheshire -33 11 £445 -11.00% 1
Hampshire +3 10 £395 -18.97% 2
East Midlands -25 10 £550 +4.76% 2
Brentford +3 9 £450 -7.21%
West Sussex -2 9 £313 -42.34% 2
West Yorkshire -24 8 £500 +17.70% 3
Warrington -5 7 £440 -14.14%
Leeds -20 7 £500 +17.70% 1
Scotland -24 7 £400 -11.40% 7
Bedfordshire - 7 £400 -
Cambridge +7 6 £538 -

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2030 (100.00%) SAP
2 269 (13.25%) SAP FI
3 249 (12.27%) Finance
4 247 (12.17%) SAP BW
5 227 (11.18%) SAP CO
6 218 (10.74%) ABAP
7 217 (10.69%) SAP FI/CO
8 215 (10.59%) CRM
9 183 (9.01%) SAP SD
9 183 (9.01%) SAP MM
10 182 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
10 182 (8.97%) Migration
11 159 (7.83%) ERP
12 142 (7.00%) SAP SRM
13 140 (6.90%) Manufacturing
14 138 (6.80%) SAP CRM
15 133 (6.55%) Data Migration
16 123 (6.06%) Billing
17 121 (5.96%) SAP IS-U
18 108 (5.32%) Logistics
19 106 (5.22%) SAP BPC
20 102 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
21 97 (4.78%) SAP BI
21 97 (4.78%) SAP APO
22 93 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
22 93 (4.58%) Procure-to-pay
23 92 (4.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
24 91 (4.48%) SAP Implementation
25 89 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
25 89 (4.38%) Business Objects

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 51 (2.51%) NetWeaver
2 19 (0.94%) SAP Portal
3 6 (0.30%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.20%) SAS
4 4 (0.20%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.099%) LiveLink
5 2 (0.099%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.049%) MTS
6 1 (0.049%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.54%) MS Project
3 9 (0.44%) MS Office
4 6 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 269 (13.25%) SAP FI
2 227 (11.18%) SAP CO
3 217 (10.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 183 (9.01%) SAP SD
4 183 (9.01%) SAP MM
5 142 (7.00%) SAP SRM
6 138 (6.80%) SAP CRM
7 121 (5.96%) SAP IS-U
8 106 (5.22%) SAP BPC
9 97 (4.78%) SAP APO
10 92 (4.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 72 (3.55%) SAP PM
12 69 (3.40%) SAP WM
13 62 (3.05%) SAP PP
14 54 (2.66%) SAP ERP
15 48 (2.36%) SAP MRS
16 47 (2.32%) SAP HR
17 40 (1.97%) SAP HCM
18 36 (1.77%) SAP PS
19 34 (1.67%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
2 14 (0.69%) Engine Yard
3 8 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.84%) RTP
2 5 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.099%) LDAP
4 1 (0.049%) Internet
4 1 (0.049%) HTTP
4 1 (0.049%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.049%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (12.17%) SAP BW
2 97 (4.78%) SAP BI
3 89 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
4 51 (2.51%) SAP Data Services
5 40 (1.97%) SAP HANA
6 26 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 22 (1.08%) SQL Server
8 19 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (0.44%) DB2
10 8 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.30%) OLAP
13 4 (0.20%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.20%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.15%) QlikView
14 3 (0.15%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.099%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.099%) DTS
15 2 (0.099%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 86 (4.24%) LSMW
2 6 (0.30%) NWDI
3 4 (0.20%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.099%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.099%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.099%) SAP CE
4 2 (0.099%) NWDS
5 1 (0.049%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.049%) eCATT
5 1 (0.049%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.049%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.049%) Eclipse
General
1 249 (12.27%) Finance
2 140 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 123 (6.06%) Billing
4 93 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 68 (3.35%) Retail
6 38 (1.87%) German Language
7 37 (1.82%) Automotive
8 30 (1.48%) Marketing
9 24 (1.18%) Banking
9 24 (1.18%) Dutch Language
10 23 (1.13%) Legal
11 22 (1.08%) Telecoms
12 20 (0.99%) General Ledger
13 16 (0.79%) French Language
14 7 (0.34%) Back Office
15 6 (0.30%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.25%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.25%) Russian Language
17 4 (0.20%) Front Office
17 4 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.07%) SAP PI
2 39 (1.92%) SAP Basis
2 39 (1.92%) EDI
3 31 (1.53%) Middleware
4 25 (1.23%) Web Dynpro
4 25 (1.23%) BAPI
5 20 (0.99%) SAP ALE
6 19 (0.94%) XML
7 16 (0.79%) SAP XI
8 15 (0.74%) Web Services
9 8 (0.39%) .NET
9 8 (0.39%) SAP TM
10 7 (0.34%) SOAP
10 7 (0.34%) SAP Smart Forms
11 6 (0.30%) HTML
12 5 (0.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (0.25%) SAP CO-PA
13 4 (0.20%) SAP Business Workflow
14 3 (0.15%) HTML5
14 3 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (3.25%) FMCG
2 30 (1.48%) Data Conversion
3 14 (0.69%) Management Information System
4 12 (0.59%) Data Extraction
5 10 (0.49%) Mobile App
6 9 (0.44%) Clustering
7 8 (0.39%) Data Integration
8 6 (0.30%) AS400
8 6 (0.30%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.25%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.25%) Replication
10 4 (0.20%) Life Science
10 4 (0.20%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.099%) GIS
11 2 (0.099%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.099%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.049%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.049%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.049%) SCADA
12 1 (0.049%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (0.39%) AIX
1 8 (0.39%) VMS
2 7 (0.34%) Linux
3 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (0.25%) HPUX
3 5 (0.25%) Windows
4 1 (0.049%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.049%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.049%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (10.59%) CRM
2 182 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
2 182 (8.97%) Migration
3 159 (7.83%) ERP
4 133 (6.55%) Data Migration
5 108 (5.32%) Logistics
6 102 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 93 (4.58%) Procure-to-pay
8 91 (4.48%) SAP Implementation
9 58 (2.86%) Project Management
10 53 (2.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (2.56%) Unit Testing
12 48 (2.36%) Integration Testing
13 47 (2.32%) Workflow
14 46 (2.27%) Data Modelling
15 44 (2.17%) Change Management
16 36 (1.77%) Test Scripting
16 36 (1.77%) Time Management
17 34 (1.67%) Validation
18 31 (1.53%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 218 (10.74%) ABAP
2 31 (1.53%) SQL
3 29 (1.43%) Java
4 9 (0.44%) C
5 7 (0.34%) SAPscript
5 7 (0.34%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.049%) VB
8 1 (0.049%) PHP
8 1 (0.049%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (2.02%) Degree
2 36 (1.77%) SAP Certification
3 22 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (0.49%) CCA
7 4 (0.20%) CIMA
7 4 (0.20%) ACCA
8 3 (0.15%) CISA
9 2 (0.099%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.049%) CEH
10 1 (0.049%) CHFI
10 1 (0.049%) CISSP
10 1 (0.049%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (1.58%) QA
2 21 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.30%) SLA
4 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.15%) RosettaNet
6 2 (0.099%) GxP
7 1 (0.049%) BS25999
7 1 (0.049%) Basel III
7 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.049%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.049%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.049%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.049%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 25 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.30%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (0.099%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2030 (100.00%) SAP
2 89 (4.38%) Business Objects
3 39 (1.92%) Oracle
4 26 (1.28%) Open Text
5 23 (1.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (0.84%) HP
7 15 (0.74%) IBM
8 14 (0.69%) Pegasus
9 13 (0.64%) Informatica
10 11 (0.54%) Syclo
11 9 (0.44%) Manugistics
12 8 (0.39%) Hyperion
13 7 (0.34%) Adobe
13 7 (0.34%) Sybase
14 5 (0.25%) Ariba
15 4 (0.20%) webMethods
15 4 (0.20%) Red Hat
15 4 (0.20%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.20%) CA
15 4 (0.20%) JDA
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