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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 139 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +2
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 849 1042 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 2.02% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.18% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 448 298
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 2
Average hourly rate - £59.55 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.55 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.10%

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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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
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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 -51 720 £493 +3.76% 127
London -43 306 £488 +2.63% 64
South East -11 153 £450 -12.19% 18
North West -5 53 £505 +6.31% 13
West Midlands -38 40 £466 +16.56% 4
Surrey +18 38 £486 +21.56% 4
East Midlands -1 29 £475 -9.52% 2
Yorkshire +10 28 £525 +2.94% 3
West Sussex +19 26 £415 -15.73% 3
East of England -15 24 £500 +5.26% 2
City of London -24 24 £325 -22.61% 8
Berkshire -34 21 £550 +10.00% 1
Manchester -6 20 £500 +12.67% 7
Hampshire -9 20 £431 -9.21% 3
Scotland -14 16 £513 +7.89% 4
North East -14 15 £525 +37.25% 1
Derbyshire +13 14 - - 2
Midlands +4 14 £400 -11.11% 7
Cambridgeshire 0 13 £509 +1.75%
Coventry -1 12 £575 -11.53%
North Yorkshire - 12 £525 -
West Yorkshire -3 11 £500 -1.96% 2
Birmingham -23 10 £450 +28.57% 3
South West -25 9 £500 +2.56% 3
Derby +9 8 - -
Reading +9 8 £550 +10.00%
Tyne and Wear -22 8 £575 +61.97% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 7 £550 +37.50%
Hertfordshire -7 7 £525 +10.52% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 7 £575 +61.97% 1

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1707 (100.00%) SAP
2 220 (12.89%) Finance
3 211 (12.36%) SAP BW
4 196 (11.48%) SAP FI
5 183 (10.72%) ABAP
6 151 (8.85%) ERP
7 150 (8.79%) SAP CO
8 145 (8.49%) Migration
9 134 (7.85%) Manufacturing
10 133 (7.79%) SAP SD
11 132 (7.73%) SAP FI/CO
12 128 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
13 127 (7.44%) SAP IS-U
14 109 (6.39%) CRM
15 105 (6.15%) SAP MM
16 102 (5.98%) Data Migration
17 90 (5.27%) SAP HR
18 87 (5.10%) SAP PP
19 83 (4.86%) SAP SRM
20 81 (4.75%) SAP BPC
20 81 (4.75%) NetWeaver
21 80 (4.69%) SAP APO
22 77 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
23 76 (4.45%) SAP QM
23 76 (4.45%) Logistics
24 75 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
24 75 (4.39%) Business Objects
25 69 (4.04%) SAP Implementation
26 65 (3.81%) FMCG
27 63 (3.69%) Retail

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 81 (4.75%) NetWeaver
2 14 (0.82%) SAP Portal
3 5 (0.29%) SAP EP
4 4 (0.23%) SAS
4 4 (0.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.12%) Lync
5 2 (0.12%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.12%) CMS
6 1 (0.059%) SAP Web AS
6 1 (0.059%) Apache
6 1 (0.059%) JBoss
6 1 (0.059%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 22 (1.29%) MS Project
2 20 (1.17%) MS Excel
3 12 (0.70%) MS Office
4 10 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 196 (11.48%) SAP FI
2 150 (8.79%) SAP CO
3 133 (7.79%) SAP SD
4 132 (7.73%) SAP FI/CO
5 127 (7.44%) SAP IS-U
6 105 (6.15%) SAP MM
7 90 (5.27%) SAP HR
8 87 (5.10%) SAP PP
9 83 (4.86%) SAP SRM
10 81 (4.75%) SAP BPC
11 80 (4.69%) SAP APO
12 76 (4.45%) SAP QM
13 63 (3.69%) SAP CRM
14 62 (3.63%) SAP ERP
15 60 (3.51%) SAP HCM
16 51 (2.99%) SAP WM
17 48 (2.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 45 (2.64%) SAP PM
19 44 (2.58%) SAP Payroll
20 35 (2.05%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.41%) RTP
2 2 (0.12%) Intranet
2 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.059%) LDAP
3 1 (0.059%) FTP
3 1 (0.059%) HTTP
3 1 (0.059%) CTI
3 1 (0.059%) SAN
3 1 (0.059%) SSL
3 1 (0.059%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (12.36%) SAP BW
2 75 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
3 61 (3.57%) SAP BI
4 32 (1.87%) SAP Data Services
5 27 (1.58%) SAP HANA
6 22 (1.29%) SQL Server
7 20 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 12 (0.70%) DB2
9 9 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.41%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.29%) BODI
13 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.18%) OLAP
14 3 (0.18%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.18%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 46 (2.69%) LSMW
2 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.059%) JIRA
3 1 (0.059%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 220 (12.89%) Finance
2 134 (7.85%) Manufacturing
3 77 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 63 (3.69%) Retail
5 62 (3.63%) Billing
6 40 (2.34%) Automotive
7 30 (1.76%) General Ledger
8 27 (1.58%) Banking
8 27 (1.58%) German Language
9 23 (1.35%) Legal
10 22 (1.29%) French Language
11 14 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.76%) Dutch Language
13 9 (0.53%) Marketing
14 5 (0.29%) Publishing
14 5 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.23%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.18%) Front Office
16 3 (0.18%) Back Office
16 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.81%) SAP Basis
2 39 (2.28%) BAPI
3 31 (1.82%) SAP XI
4 22 (1.29%) SAP PI
5 20 (1.17%) EDI
5 20 (1.17%) SAP ALE
6 14 (0.82%) Middleware
7 11 (0.64%) SAP CO-PA
8 10 (0.59%) SAP Business Workflow
8 10 (0.59%) HTML
9 9 (0.53%) SAP Smart Forms
9 9 (0.53%) XML
10 7 (0.41%) Web Services
11 6 (0.35%) EDIFACT
11 6 (0.35%) Web Dynpro
12 4 (0.23%) XML Messaging
13 3 (0.18%) XSLT
13 3 (0.18%) REST
13 3 (0.18%) MEAP
14 2 (0.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (3.81%) FMCG
2 63 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (1.23%) Data Extraction
4 15 (0.88%) Replication
5 14 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 11 (0.64%) Data Conversion
6 11 (0.64%) Data Structures
7 7 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (0.41%) SWIFT
8 6 (0.35%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.29%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.23%) TRADACOMS
10 4 (0.23%) Economics
10 4 (0.23%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.23%) Equities
11 3 (0.18%) LIMS
11 3 (0.18%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.12%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.12%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (0.59%) UNIX
1 10 (0.59%) Linux
2 9 (0.53%) VMS
3 7 (0.41%) AIX
4 4 (0.23%) Windows
5 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.059%) Android
5 1 (0.059%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.059%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (8.85%) ERP
2 145 (8.49%) Migration
3 128 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 109 (6.39%) CRM
5 102 (5.98%) Data Migration
6 76 (4.45%) Logistics
7 69 (4.04%) SAP Implementation
8 61 (3.57%) Workflow
9 53 (3.10%) Procure-to-pay
10 50 (2.93%) Project Management
11 46 (2.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 45 (2.64%) Change Management
13 42 (2.46%) GAP Analysis
14 39 (2.28%) Data Modelling
14 39 (2.28%) Integration Testing
15 32 (1.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (1.87%) ETL
16 31 (1.82%) Validation
17 30 (1.76%) Quality Management
17 30 (1.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (10.72%) ABAP
2 31 (1.82%) SQL
3 27 (1.58%) Java
4 18 (1.05%) SAPscript
5 9 (0.53%) C
6 4 (0.23%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.23%) VBA
7 2 (0.12%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.059%) XQuery
8 1 (0.059%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (2.99%) SAP Certification
2 29 (1.70%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.00%) Degree
3 17 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.94%) CCA
5 10 (0.59%) CIMA
6 6 (0.35%) ACCA
7 2 (0.12%) PMP
7 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.059%) HND
8 1 (0.059%) CCNP
8 1 (0.059%) CCNA
8 1 (0.059%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.059%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.059%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.059%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.41%) QA
2 14 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (0.82%) SLA
3 8 (0.47%) GxP
3 8 (0.47%) GAAP
4 6 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.059%) RosettaNet
5 1 (0.059%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.059%) Basel II
5 1 (0.059%) PAS 55
System Software
1 1 (0.059%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.059%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.059%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.059%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1707 (100.00%) SAP
2 75 (4.39%) Business Objects
3 31 (1.82%) Oracle
4 29 (1.70%) Microsoft
5 19 (1.11%) Open Text
6 10 (0.59%) Pegasus
7 9 (0.53%) webMethods
7 9 (0.53%) HP
8 7 (0.41%) Syclo
9 6 (0.35%) Adobe
10 5 (0.29%) Lotus
10 5 (0.29%) Hyperion
10 5 (0.29%) Informatica
11 4 (0.23%) StreamServe
11 4 (0.23%) IBM
11 4 (0.23%) Ariba
11 4 (0.23%) Primavera
11 4 (0.23%) Progress
12 3 (0.18%) Siemens
12 3 (0.18%) Red Hat
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