The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 509 500 489
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 67 66 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 21
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£475 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £443 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £575 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £478 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

SAP Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant within the UK.

SAP Functional Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SAP Functional Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant within the UK.

SAP Functional Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -18 62 £475 -9.52% 4
London -24 29 £520 -0.95% 1
East of England +16 14 £475 -15.55%
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £488 -13.33%
South East -30 7 £408 - 3
West Midlands -7 4 £500 +11.11%
Surrey +1 3 - - 2
City of London +12 1 - -
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 £365 -
Crawley - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
North East - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (18.03%) Manufacturing
2 22 (18.03%) ERP
3 21 (17.21%) CRM
3 21 (17.21%) SAP SD
4 20 (16.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 19 (15.57%) SAP BW
6 18 (14.75%) SAP Certification
7 17 (13.93%) SAP MM
8 15 (12.30%) Six Sigma
8 15 (12.30%) Migration
8 15 (12.30%) Lean Six Sigma
9 14 (11.48%) Release Management
9 14 (11.48%) ABAP
9 14 (11.48%) Data Migration
10 12 (9.84%) SAP CRM
10 12 (9.84%) BAPI
10 12 (9.84%) Change Control
10 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (9.02%) Data Cleansing
11 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (8.20%) ITIL
12 10 (8.20%) Finance
12 10 (8.20%) SAP FI
12 10 (8.20%) FMCG
13 9 (7.38%) SAP FI-AP
13 9 (7.38%) SAP IS-U
14 8 (6.56%) SAP ALE
14 8 (6.56%) SAP CO
14 8 (6.56%) SAP FI/CO

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.64%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.82%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (17.21%) SAP SD
2 17 (13.93%) SAP MM
3 12 (9.84%) SAP CRM
4 10 (8.20%) SAP FI
5 9 (7.38%) SAP FI-AP
5 9 (7.38%) SAP IS-U
6 8 (6.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (6.56%) SAP CO
7 7 (5.74%) SAP SRM
8 6 (4.92%) SAP QM
9 5 (4.10%) SAP APO
9 5 (4.10%) SAP PP
10 2 (1.64%) SAP HR
10 2 (1.64%) SAP Retail
10 2 (1.64%) SAP CS
10 2 (1.64%) SAP WM
10 2 (1.64%) Teamcenter
10 2 (1.64%) SAP SCM
10 2 (1.64%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.82%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.82%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.64%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) LSMW
General
1 22 (18.03%) Manufacturing
2 20 (16.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (8.20%) Finance
4 6 (4.92%) Billing
5 5 (4.10%) Retail
6 4 (3.28%) Automotive
7 2 (1.64%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.82%) Local Government
8 1 (0.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.82%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.82%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.82%) Legal
8 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.84%) BAPI
2 8 (6.56%) SAP ALE
3 2 (1.64%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.64%) EDI
4 1 (0.82%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.82%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.82%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) FMCG
3 1 (0.82%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.82%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) ERP
2 21 (17.21%) CRM
3 15 (12.30%) Six Sigma
3 15 (12.30%) Migration
3 15 (12.30%) Lean Six Sigma
4 14 (11.48%) Release Management
4 14 (11.48%) Data Migration
5 12 (9.84%) Change Control
6 11 (9.02%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.20%) ITIL
8 8 (6.56%) Transition Management
8 8 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
9 7 (5.74%) SAP Implementation
9 7 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.74%) Time Management
10 6 (4.92%) Logistics
10 6 (4.92%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (4.10%) Change Management
12 4 (3.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.48%) ABAP
2 2 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) SAP Certification
2 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.82%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (4.10%) Open Text
3 2 (1.64%) Primavera
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.82%) HP
4 1 (0.82%) EMC
4 1 (0.82%) Siemens
4 1 (0.82%) webMethods
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