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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 514 511 494
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 64 64 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 20
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£500 £490 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +7.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £408 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £571 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
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
50025 48432 42510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.39% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30372 29064 24408
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2003 2177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 13 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 30 March 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 -14 60 £500 +4.16% 4
London -6 22 £522 +9.94% 2
South East -15 9 £450 -
Staines +7 4 - -
Surrey -4 4 - -
West Midlands -13 4 £500 +20.48% 1
North East - 4 £500 -
Middlesex +2 2 - -
Berkshire -2 1 £365 -
South West - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
City of London - - - -

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (19.53%) Manufacturing
2 25 (19.53%) CRM
3 21 (16.41%) ERP
4 20 (15.63%) SAP SD
5 19 (14.84%) SAP BW
5 19 (14.84%) SAP MM
5 19 (14.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (13.28%) SAP Certification
7 16 (12.50%) SAP CRM
8 15 (11.72%) Migration
8 15 (11.72%) ABAP
8 15 (11.72%) Release Management
8 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (10.94%) Data Migration
10 13 (10.16%) ITIL
10 13 (10.16%) BAPI
10 13 (10.16%) Change Control
11 12 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (9.38%) Six Sigma
11 12 (9.38%) Lean Six Sigma
11 12 (9.38%) SAP IS-U
12 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (8.59%) SAP FI
13 10 (7.81%) Finance
13 10 (7.81%) Logistics
13 10 (7.81%) FMCG
14 9 (7.03%) SAP Implementation
15 8 (6.25%) SAP QM
15 8 (6.25%) SAP ALE

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (1.56%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (15.63%) SAP SD
2 19 (14.84%) SAP MM
3 16 (12.50%) SAP CRM
4 12 (9.38%) SAP IS-U
5 11 (8.59%) SAP FI
6 8 (6.25%) SAP QM
7 7 (5.47%) SAP FI-AP
8 6 (4.69%) SAP SRM
8 6 (4.69%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (4.69%) SAP CO
9 5 (3.91%) SAP APO
9 5 (3.91%) SAP PP
10 3 (2.34%) SAP HR
11 2 (1.56%) SAP CS
11 2 (1.56%) SAP Retail
11 2 (1.56%) SAP SCM
11 2 (1.56%) SAP HCM
11 2 (1.56%) SAP BPC
11 2 (1.56%) SAP WM
12 1 (0.78%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.78%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.84%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.56%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) LSMW
General
1 25 (19.53%) Manufacturing
2 19 (14.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (7.81%) Finance
4 7 (5.47%) Retail
5 6 (4.69%) Billing
6 5 (3.91%) Automotive
7 2 (1.56%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) BAPI
2 8 (6.25%) SAP ALE
3 2 (1.56%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.56%) EDI
4 1 (0.78%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.78%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.81%) FMCG
3 1 (0.78%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (0.78%) User Experience
3 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.78%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.53%) CRM
2 21 (16.41%) ERP
3 15 (11.72%) Migration
3 15 (11.72%) Release Management
4 14 (10.94%) Data Migration
5 13 (10.16%) Change Control
5 13 (10.16%) ITIL
6 12 (9.38%) Six Sigma
6 12 (9.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 12 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
7 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (7.81%) Logistics
9 9 (7.03%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (6.25%) Time Management
10 8 (6.25%) Transition Management
11 7 (5.47%) Procure-to-pay
11 7 (5.47%) Integration Testing
12 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.91%) People Management
13 5 (3.91%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) ABAP
2 2 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) SAP Certification
2 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) ACCA
4 1 (0.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (3.91%) OpenText
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.78%) HP
3 1 (0.78%) EMC
3 1 (0.78%) Siemens
3 1 (0.78%) webMethods
3 1 (0.78%) Primavera
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