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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 562 538 498
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -40
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 39 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 21
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £353 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
49442 48355 43039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.38% 92.50% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30777 29938 24740
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1930 1972 2102
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.72 £40.00 £41.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -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 June 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 28 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 June 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 -29 36 £500 +5.26% 7
London -3 16 £575 +21.05% 6
South East -12 7 £550 +37.50% 1
North East - 4 £500 -
Teesside - 4 £500 -
Surrey - 4 - - 1
Brentford +1 3 £450 +14.28% 1
Staines - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £485 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
East of England +3 1 £475 -13.63%
West Midlands -11 1 £500 +36.98%
Manchester -12 1 £550 -
North West -16 1 £550 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - 1 £485 -
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 -
Hertford - 1 £475 -
Leeds - 1 £470 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £485 -
Somerset - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £485 -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £470 -

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (22.64%) CRM
3 23 (21.70%) Manufacturing
4 19 (17.92%) ERP
5 18 (16.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 16 (15.09%) SAP CRM
7 15 (14.15%) SAP SD
8 14 (13.21%) SAP Certification
8 14 (13.21%) SAP BW
8 14 (13.21%) SAP MM
8 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (12.26%) ITIL
9 13 (12.26%) SAP IS-U
10 12 (11.32%) Release Management
11 11 (10.38%) Lean Six Sigma
11 11 (10.38%) SAP Implementation
11 11 (10.38%) Six Sigma
11 11 (10.38%) Change Control
12 10 (9.43%) ABAP
13 9 (8.49%) Retail
13 9 (8.49%) Logistics
13 9 (8.49%) Time Management
14 8 (7.55%) Data Migration
14 8 (7.55%) SLA
14 8 (7.55%) SAP FI
14 8 (7.55%) Migration
14 8 (7.55%) Finance
14 8 (7.55%) BAPI
15 7 (6.60%) Integration Testing
15 7 (6.60%) FMCG

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (0.94%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (15.09%) SAP CRM
2 15 (14.15%) SAP SD
3 14 (13.21%) SAP MM
4 13 (12.26%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (7.55%) SAP FI
6 5 (4.72%) SAP FI-AP
7 4 (3.77%) SAP QM
8 3 (2.83%) SAP HR
8 3 (2.83%) SAP PP
8 3 (2.83%) SAP HCM
8 3 (2.83%) SAP SRM
9 2 (1.89%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.89%) SAP Retail
9 2 (1.89%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.89%) SAP CO
9 2 (1.89%) SAP CS
9 2 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (1.89%) SAP PS
9 2 (1.89%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.89%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) LSMW
General
1 23 (21.70%) Manufacturing
2 18 (16.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (8.49%) Retail
4 8 (7.55%) Finance
5 6 (5.66%) Billing
6 4 (3.77%) Automotive
7 2 (1.89%) Marketing
8 1 (0.94%) German Language
8 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.94%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) BAPI
2 5 (4.72%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.94%) EDI
3 1 (0.94%) .NET
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.94%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) FMCG
3 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.94%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) CRM
2 19 (17.92%) ERP
3 13 (12.26%) ITIL
4 12 (11.32%) Release Management
5 11 (10.38%) Lean Six Sigma
5 11 (10.38%) SAP Implementation
5 11 (10.38%) Six Sigma
5 11 (10.38%) Change Control
6 9 (8.49%) Logistics
6 9 (8.49%) Time Management
7 8 (7.55%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.55%) Migration
8 7 (6.60%) Integration Testing
8 7 (6.60%) Transition Management
9 6 (5.66%) People Management
9 6 (5.66%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (5.66%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.72%) Change Management
10 5 (4.72%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (4.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) ABAP
2 1 (0.94%) C
2 1 (0.94%) C#
2 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) SAP Certification
2 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
2 4 (3.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (2.83%) OpenText
3 1 (0.94%) Siemens
3 1 (0.94%) HP
3 1 (0.94%) EMC
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle
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