The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 620 588 547
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -41
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 31 36 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.070% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 37
Median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £460 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £650 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £530
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

SAP Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAP Functional Consultant in the job title.

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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 -12 29 £425 -15.00% 6
London -13 10 £450 -26.53% 2
South West +3 5 £420 -
East of England +9 3 £475 - 2
West Midlands -2 3 £438 -12.50%
South East -9 3 £425 -22.72%
Somerset +14 2 £443 -
Brentford +7 2 £450 -2.70%
Luton - 2 £450 -
Swindon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £438 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire +7 1 £425 -12.32%
West Yorkshire -3 1 £425 -9.47%
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Scotland -5 1 £500 +11.11%
Manchester -7 1 £425 -22.72%
North West -9 1 £425 -22.72%
Leeds -11 1 £425 -9.47%
Worthing - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £480 -

SAP Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (25.77%) SAP BW
3 14 (14.43%) SAP Certification
3 14 (14.43%) ERP
3 14 (14.43%) SAP MM
4 13 (13.40%) SAP SRM
4 13 (13.40%) Manufacturing
4 13 (13.40%) SAP FI
4 13 (13.40%) Six Sigma
5 12 (12.37%) Finance
5 12 (12.37%) Lean Six Sigma
5 12 (12.37%) FMCG
5 12 (12.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 11 (11.34%) SAP IS-U
6 11 (11.34%) OpenText
6 11 (11.34%) CRM
7 10 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (10.31%) SAP CO
7 10 (10.31%) Procure-to-Pay
8 9 (9.28%) SAP SD
9 8 (8.25%) SAP MDM
10 7 (7.22%) Logistics
10 7 (7.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (7.22%) SAP Implementation
10 7 (7.22%) SAP CRM
10 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.22%) Change Management
10 7 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (7.22%) ABAP
11 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling

SAP Functional 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 1 (1.03%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 14 (14.43%) SAP MM
2 13 (13.40%) SAP FI
2 13 (13.40%) SAP SRM
3 12 (12.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 11 (11.34%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (10.31%) SAP CO
5 10 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (9.28%) SAP SD
7 8 (8.25%) SAP MDM
8 7 (7.22%) SAP CRM
8 7 (7.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (6.19%) SAP ERP
10 5 (5.15%) SAP PM
11 4 (4.12%) SAP HR
11 4 (4.12%) SAP SCM
12 3 (3.09%) SAP Payroll
12 3 (3.09%) SAP PP
13 2 (2.06%) SAP FI-AA
13 2 (2.06%) SAP HCM
13 2 (2.06%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SAP BW
2 4 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.12%) SAP HANA
3 3 (3.09%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) LSMW
General
1 13 (13.40%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.37%) Finance
3 7 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.15%) Billing
5 4 (4.12%) Legal
6 3 (3.09%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.09%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Retail
7 2 (2.06%) Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (4.12%) BAPI
2 4 (4.12%) EDI
2 4 (4.12%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (2.06%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.06%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.03%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.03%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.03%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.03%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) FMCG
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.43%) ERP
2 13 (13.40%) Six Sigma
3 12 (12.37%) Lean Six Sigma
4 11 (11.34%) CRM
5 10 (10.31%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (7.22%) Change Management
6 7 (7.22%) Logistics
6 7 (7.22%) SAP Implementation
6 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.19%) Record to Report
8 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.15%) Migration
9 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.12%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.09%) Channel Management
10 3 (3.09%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.09%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) ABAP
2 4 (4.12%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) SAP Certification
2 4 (4.12%) CCA
3 2 (2.06%) Degree
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (11.34%) OpenText
3 2 (2.06%) Casewise
3 2 (2.06%) Pegasus