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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Consultant
Rank 146 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -20
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 858 936 1135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.77% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.91% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 380 417
Average daily rate
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£500 £486 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% +2.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.80 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00

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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 September 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 September 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 -26 746 £500 +2.56% 123
London -24 317 £480 -2.04% 36
West Midlands -9 71 £468 +8.09% 13
South East -8 70 £406 -16.66% 19
North West +11 67 £451 +6.00% 22
Yorkshire +44 61 £500 +16.95% 11
Coventry +20 31 £475 -17.39% 1
Manchester -5 31 £400 -5.88% 15
City of London -9 27 £475 - 3
South West -26 27 £463 -15.90% 2
West Yorkshire +21 26 £465 +8.83% 3
North Yorkshire +24 25 £513 +36.66% 7
Middlesbrough - 23 £513 - 7
Leeds +8 18 £433 +1.16% 3
Hampshire -2 17 £380 -36.66% 11
North East -23 16 £513 -6.81% 1
Berkshire +7 13 £445 -1.11% 2
Birmingham -19 13 £480 +53.60% 4
East Midlands 0 12 £564 +12.75% 2
Middlesex -3 12 £475 -5.94%
Bristol -4 12 £450 -18.18% 1
East of England -28 12 £519 +12.16% 7
Surrey -3 10 £460 -3.15% 2
Midlands -3 10 £600 +26.31%
Scotland -19 9 £463 +0.27% 2
Tyne and Wear -27 7 £525 -4.54%
Hertfordshire -23 6 £413 -17.50% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 6 £525 -4.54%
Nottinghamshire +12 5 £525 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £538 +22.85% 1

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1641 (100.00%) SAP
2 208 (12.68%) Finance
3 184 (11.21%) SAP FI
4 176 (10.73%) ABAP
5 173 (10.54%) SAP BW
6 157 (9.57%) SAP CO
7 144 (8.78%) SAP SD
8 142 (8.65%) Migration
9 141 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
10 138 (8.41%) ERP
11 134 (8.17%) Manufacturing
12 133 (8.10%) SAP FI/CO
13 128 (7.80%) SAP MM
14 108 (6.58%) Data Migration
15 105 (6.40%) SAP SRM
16 86 (5.24%) SAP APO
17 85 (5.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 82 (5.00%) SAP PP
19 81 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
19 81 (4.94%) CRM
19 81 (4.94%) Business Objects
20 75 (4.57%) SAP Implementation
21 74 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
22 73 (4.45%) Logistics
23 72 (4.39%) Procure-to-pay
24 71 (4.33%) SAP HR
25 68 (4.14%) LSMW
26 67 (4.08%) SAP HCM
27 66 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
28 64 (3.90%) SAP QM

SAP Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (3.66%) NetWeaver
2 13 (0.79%) SAP Portal
3 8 (0.49%) WebSphere
3 8 (0.49%) SAS
4 6 (0.37%) SAP EP
5 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.12%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.061%) Apache
7 1 (0.061%) IIS
7 1 (0.061%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 31 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.10%) MS Project
3 7 (0.43%) MS Office
3 7 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 184 (11.21%) SAP FI
2 157 (9.57%) SAP CO
3 144 (8.78%) SAP SD
4 133 (8.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 128 (7.80%) SAP MM
6 105 (6.40%) SAP SRM
7 86 (5.24%) SAP APO
8 82 (5.00%) SAP PP
9 71 (4.33%) SAP HR
10 67 (4.08%) SAP HCM
11 64 (3.90%) SAP QM
12 61 (3.72%) SAP IS-U
13 59 (3.60%) SAP PM
14 58 (3.53%) SAP BPC
15 55 (3.35%) SAP WM
16 51 (3.11%) SAP CRM
17 44 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 38 (2.32%) SAP ERP
19 34 (2.07%) SAP FSCM
20 29 (1.77%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.43%) RTP
2 5 (0.30%) LDAP
3 2 (0.12%) Intranet
3 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.061%) HTTP
4 1 (0.061%) CTI
4 1 (0.061%) SAN
4 1 (0.061%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (10.54%) SAP BW
2 81 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
3 63 (3.84%) SAP BI
4 45 (2.74%) SAP Data Services
5 26 (1.58%) SAP HANA
6 19 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 16 (0.98%) SQL Server
8 10 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.61%) DB2
9 9 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.49%) OLAP
11 7 (0.43%) BODI
11 7 (0.43%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.37%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.30%) Xcelsius
13 5 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
15 3 (0.18%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.18%) MS Access
15 3 (0.18%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 68 (4.14%) LSMW
2 1 (0.061%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.061%) eCATT
General
1 208 (12.68%) Finance
2 134 (8.17%) Manufacturing
3 85 (5.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 61 (3.72%) Retail
5 55 (3.35%) Billing
6 41 (2.50%) German Language
7 33 (2.01%) Automotive
8 32 (1.95%) Banking
9 26 (1.58%) Legal
10 16 (0.98%) French Language
11 14 (0.85%) General Ledger
11 14 (0.85%) Marketing
11 14 (0.85%) Dutch Language
11 14 (0.85%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.30%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (0.24%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.24%) Back Office
14 3 (0.18%) Publishing
14 3 (0.18%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.80%) SAP Basis
2 45 (2.74%) BAPI
3 29 (1.77%) SAP PI
4 18 (1.10%) SAP ALE
4 18 (1.10%) Middleware
4 18 (1.10%) SAP XI
5 15 (0.91%) EDI
6 11 (0.67%) Web Dynpro
6 11 (0.67%) SAP CO-PA
7 10 (0.61%) Web Services
8 9 (0.55%) XML
9 7 (0.43%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (0.30%) SAP Business Workflow
11 4 (0.24%) HTML
12 3 (0.18%) XSLT
12 3 (0.18%) SOAP
12 3 (0.18%) SAP TM
12 3 (0.18%) MEAP
13 2 (0.12%) REST
13 2 (0.12%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 74 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (3.05%) FMCG
3 17 (1.04%) Data Extraction
4 16 (0.98%) Data Conversion
5 10 (0.61%) Replication
5 10 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 9 (0.55%) SWIFT
6 9 (0.55%) Mobile App
7 8 (0.49%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.30%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.24%) Life Science
10 3 (0.18%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.18%) AS400
10 3 (0.18%) Open Source
10 3 (0.18%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.12%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.061%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.061%) DTV
12 1 (0.061%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (0.61%) UNIX
1 10 (0.61%) Linux
2 9 (0.55%) AIX
3 8 (0.49%) VMS
4 5 (0.30%) Windows
5 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.061%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.061%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.061%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.061%) Android
6 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (8.65%) Migration
2 141 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
3 138 (8.41%) ERP
4 108 (6.58%) Data Migration
5 81 (4.94%) CRM
6 75 (4.57%) SAP Implementation
7 73 (4.45%) Logistics
8 72 (4.39%) Procure-to-pay
9 66 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 52 (3.17%) Change Management
10 52 (3.17%) Workflow
11 50 (3.05%) Project Management
12 49 (2.99%) Integration Testing
13 47 (2.86%) Time Management
14 40 (2.44%) Test Scripting
14 40 (2.44%) Validation
15 39 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 39 (2.38%) GAP Analysis
16 37 (2.25%) Data Modelling
17 31 (1.89%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (10.73%) ABAP
2 27 (1.65%) SQL
3 17 (1.04%) Java
4 11 (0.67%) SAPscript
5 5 (0.30%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.24%) VBA
6 4 (0.24%) C
7 3 (0.18%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.18%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.061%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (2.56%) SAP Certification
2 24 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.10%) Degree
4 16 (0.98%) CCA
5 14 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.43%) CIMA
7 5 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.24%) ACCA
9 2 (0.12%) CISA
10 1 (0.061%) CCNP
10 1 (0.061%) CCNA
10 1 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.061%) PMP
10 1 (0.061%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.061%) CCAB
10 1 (0.061%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.061%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.19%) QA
2 11 (0.67%) SLA
3 9 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.43%) GAAP
5 6 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.30%) GxP
7 1 (0.061%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.061%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.061%) PAS 55
System Software
1 1 (0.061%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.061%) PowerHA
1 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1641 (100.00%) SAP
2 81 (4.94%) Business Objects
3 39 (2.38%) Oracle
4 34 (2.07%) Microsoft
5 22 (1.34%) Open Text
6 17 (1.04%) Pegasus
7 10 (0.61%) IBM
8 9 (0.55%) Adobe
9 8 (0.49%) Hyperion
10 7 (0.43%) JDA
10 7 (0.43%) Syclo
11 6 (0.37%) Informatica
11 6 (0.37%) Ariba
12 5 (0.30%) HP
13 4 (0.24%) Primavera
13 4 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (0.24%) Sybase
13 4 (0.24%) Progress
14 3 (0.18%) Siebel
14 3 (0.18%) Red Hat
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