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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 610 595 560
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -35
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 33 41 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.077% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 28
Median daily rate £450 £460 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £402 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £575 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £528
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -19.90%
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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 27 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 29 June 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 -11 31 £445 -6.75% 7
South West +3 6 £423 -
South East -2 6 £425 +6.25% 1
London -9 5 £400 -27.27% 2
East Midlands +9 4 £510 +0.99%
West Midlands -24 4 £438 +4.16%
Nottingham 0 2 £480 -1.03%
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £480 -1.03%
Midlands -4 2 £563 +33.92%
Somerset - 2 £405 -
Coventry - 2 £438 -
Yorkshire +2 1 £520 +10.75% 1
Leeds -2 1 £520 +16.91% 1
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Birmingham -8 1 - -
Surrey -8 1 £400 - 1
West Yorkshire -12 1 £520 +16.91% 1
Scotland -13 1 £500 +11.11%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £525 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £440 -
Eastleigh - 1 £500 -
Derby - 1 £525 -

SAP Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (29.55%) SAP BW
3 13 (14.77%) SAP SRM
4 12 (13.64%) SAP IS-U
4 12 (13.64%) SAP Certification
4 12 (13.64%) CRM
5 11 (12.50%) SAP FI
5 11 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 11 (12.50%) OpenText
5 11 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 11 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 10 (11.36%) Lean Six Sigma
6 10 (11.36%) SAP CO
6 10 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (10.23%) Finance
7 9 (10.23%) SAP MM
7 9 (10.23%) ERP
7 9 (10.23%) FMCG
7 9 (10.23%) Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (9.09%) Logistics
8 8 (9.09%) Change Management
9 7 (7.95%) SAP MDM
9 7 (7.95%) SAP CRM
9 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.95%) ABAP
10 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (6.82%) Billing
10 6 (6.82%) SAP Fiori
11 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills

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 (1.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 13 (14.77%) SAP SRM
2 12 (13.64%) SAP IS-U
3 11 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 11 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 10 (11.36%) SAP CO
4 10 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (10.23%) SAP MM
6 7 (7.95%) SAP CRM
6 7 (7.95%) SAP MDM
7 6 (6.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (4.55%) SAP PM
8 4 (4.55%) SAP SD
9 3 (3.41%) SAP ERP
9 3 (3.41%) SAP HR
9 3 (3.41%) SAP SCM
10 2 (2.27%) SAP GTS
10 2 (2.27%) SAP HCM
10 2 (2.27%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (2.27%) SAP PP
10 2 (2.27%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) SAP BW
2 5 (5.68%) SAP HANA
3 3 (3.41%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) LSMW
General
1 11 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 6 (6.82%) Billing
4 5 (5.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.55%) Legal
5 4 (4.55%) Retail
6 3 (3.41%) Marketing
7 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.27%) Banking
7 2 (2.27%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.14%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (5.68%) BAPI
3 4 (4.55%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (3.41%) EDI
5 2 (2.27%) Middleware
5 2 (2.27%) SAP PI
5 2 (2.27%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.14%) SAP ALE
6 1 (1.14%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.14%) SAPUI5
6 1 (1.14%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) FMCG
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) EPoS
4 2 (2.27%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) CRM
2 11 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 10 (11.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 9 (10.23%) ERP
4 9 (10.23%) Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (9.09%) Change Management
5 8 (9.09%) Logistics
6 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.68%) Migration
8 5 (5.68%) Record to Report
8 5 (5.68%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.55%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.41%) Channel Management
10 3 (3.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.27%) Quality Management
11 2 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) ABAP
2 4 (4.55%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) SAP Certification
2 4 (4.55%) CCA
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (12.50%) OpenText
3 2 (2.27%) Casewise
4 1 (1.14%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.14%) Wonderware