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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 571 553 492
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -61
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 37 50 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 35
Average daily rate
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£480 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £339 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £511 £500
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +2.10%
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
51737 49836 45640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.60% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32579 30554 26426
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1958 1985 2120
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 25 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 1 July 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 -33 34 £485 +2.10% 11
London -18 18 £550 +15.78% 2
South East -11 6 - - 1
Surrey - 4 - - 1
Brentford +1 3 £450 +2.85%
West Midlands -5 3 £420 +24.44% 1
Yorkshire -14 2 £485 -5.04%
East Midlands - 2 £505 -
Birmingham - 2 £420 - 1
Staines - 2 - -
Manchester -9 1 £423 - 1
North West -20 1 £423 - 1
Midlands - 1 £420 -
Kenilworth - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £470 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £470 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - 1 £485 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £485 -
South West - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £450 -

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 102 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (21.57%) CRM
3 20 (19.61%) Manufacturing
4 18 (17.65%) ERP
5 16 (15.69%) SAP MM
5 16 (15.69%) SAP CRM
6 15 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (13.73%) SAP Certification
7 14 (13.73%) ITIL
7 14 (13.73%) SAP IS-U
7 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
8 12 (11.76%) ABAP
8 12 (11.76%) SAP BW
9 11 (10.78%) SAP SD
9 11 (10.78%) Release Management
9 11 (10.78%) Change Control
10 10 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
10 10 (9.80%) Six Sigma
11 9 (8.82%) Retail
11 9 (8.82%) Logistics
12 8 (7.84%) Billing
12 8 (7.84%) Time Management
12 8 (7.84%) SAP FI
12 8 (7.84%) SLA
13 7 (6.86%) Migration
13 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
13 7 (6.86%) Integration Testing
13 7 (6.86%) FMCG
14 6 (5.88%) People Management

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (15.69%) SAP MM
1 16 (15.69%) SAP CRM
2 14 (13.73%) SAP IS-U
3 11 (10.78%) SAP SD
4 8 (7.84%) SAP FI
5 5 (4.90%) SAP SRM
6 4 (3.92%) SAP FI-AP
6 4 (3.92%) SAP QM
7 3 (2.94%) SAP HR
7 3 (2.94%) SAP HCM
8 2 (1.96%) SAP CO
8 2 (1.96%) SAP CS
8 2 (1.96%) SAP FS
8 2 (1.96%) SAP PS
8 2 (1.96%) SAP WM
8 2 (1.96%) SAP Retail
8 2 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (1.96%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.98%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.98%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.98%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) LSMW
General
1 20 (19.61%) Manufacturing
2 15 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.82%) Retail
4 8 (7.84%) Billing
5 6 (5.88%) Finance
6 5 (4.90%) Automotive
7 2 (1.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.98%) German Language
8 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) BAPI
2 2 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) HTML
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) EDI
3 1 (0.98%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.98%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.98%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) FMCG
3 1 (0.98%) User Experience
3 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.57%) CRM
2 18 (17.65%) ERP
3 14 (13.73%) ITIL
4 12 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
5 11 (10.78%) Release Management
5 11 (10.78%) Change Control
6 10 (9.80%) Lean Six Sigma
6 10 (9.80%) Six Sigma
7 9 (8.82%) Logistics
8 8 (7.84%) Time Management
9 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.86%) Migration
9 7 (6.86%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.88%) Transition Management
10 6 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (5.88%) People Management
11 5 (4.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.76%) ABAP
2 2 (1.96%) C
3 1 (0.98%) C#
3 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) SAP Certification
2 5 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.94%) ACCA
4 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) SLA
2 4 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (4.90%) OpenText
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle
3 1 (0.98%) HP
3 1 (0.98%) EMC
3 1 (0.98%) Siemens
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Recruit121
Rate: £450 per day all inclusive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £420 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £650 per day + negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago