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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 525 489 494
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +5
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 67 81 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 26
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£525 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £366 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +25.00%
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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 26 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 24 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 -44 60 £525 - 6
London +4 36 £525 - 4
South East -27 13 £494 -14.13%
Middlesex -2 2 - -
West Midlands -7 2 - -
North West -11 2 £550 +24.29% 1
East of England -13 2 £350 -34.88%
West Sussex - 2 £444 -
City of London +3 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 19 (17.27%) SAP SD
3 19 (17.27%) Manufacturing
4 18 (16.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 18 (16.36%) ERP
5 16 (14.55%) SAP Certification
6 13 (11.82%) SAP CO
6 13 (11.82%) Lean Six Sigma
6 13 (11.82%) Six Sigma
6 13 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (11.82%) CRM
7 12 (10.91%) SAP FI
7 12 (10.91%) ABAP
7 12 (10.91%) Migration
7 12 (10.91%) Finance
8 11 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (10.00%) BAPI
8 11 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 11 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
9 10 (9.09%) SAP SRM
10 9 (8.18%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (7.27%) Release Management
11 8 (7.27%) SAP CRM
11 8 (7.27%) SAP MM
11 8 (7.27%) SAP APO
12 7 (6.36%) SLA
12 7 (6.36%) Open Text
12 7 (6.36%) Change Management
12 7 (6.36%) SAP QM

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (5.45%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.82%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (17.27%) SAP SD
2 13 (11.82%) SAP CO
3 12 (10.91%) SAP FI
4 11 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (9.09%) SAP SRM
6 8 (7.27%) SAP MM
6 8 (7.27%) SAP APO
6 8 (7.27%) SAP CRM
7 7 (6.36%) SAP QM
8 6 (5.45%) SAP PP
8 6 (5.45%) SAP FI-AP
8 6 (5.45%) SAP IS-U
9 4 (3.64%) SAP HCM
10 3 (2.73%) SAP Retail
11 2 (1.82%) SAP SCM
11 2 (1.82%) SAP FI-GL
12 1 (0.91%) SAP FI-CA
12 1 (0.91%) SAP PP-PI
12 1 (0.91%) SAP PSCD
12 1 (0.91%) SAP MRS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.91%) SAP BI
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.91%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) LSMW
General
1 19 (17.27%) Manufacturing
2 18 (16.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (10.91%) Finance
4 5 (4.55%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Billing
5 4 (3.64%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Local Government
7 1 (0.91%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.91%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.91%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) BAPI
2 7 (6.36%) SAP ALE
3 3 (2.73%) HTML
4 2 (1.82%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.91%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.91%) XML
5 1 (0.91%) EDI
5 1 (0.91%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.91%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) FMCG
1 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.91%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.91%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.91%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.36%) ERP
2 13 (11.82%) CRM
2 13 (11.82%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (11.82%) Six Sigma
2 13 (11.82%) Lean Six Sigma
3 12 (10.91%) Migration
4 11 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 9 (8.18%) Data Cleansing
6 8 (7.27%) Release Management
7 7 (6.36%) Change Management
7 7 (6.36%) Change Control
8 6 (5.45%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (5.45%) Service Management
9 5 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.55%) Logistics
9 5 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.64%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.73%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.91%) ABAP
2 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) SAP Certification
2 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) CCA
4 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 6 (5.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.91%) QA
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (6.36%) Open Text
3 3 (2.73%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.91%) webMethods
4 1 (0.91%) Primavera
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
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