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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 631 608 565
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -43
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 30 54 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 31
Median daily rate £505 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £659 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £436 £500
% change year-on-year
+15.75% -12.75%
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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 26 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 24 August 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 -19 27 £500 +3.35% 3
South East +13 7 £500 +25.00%
East Midlands +1 6 £518 -1.42%
London -12 4 - - 2
South West - 4 £440 -
Nottingham - 4 £510 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £510 -
Hampshire +2 3 £500 -
Cambridgeshire +20 2 £425 -35.36% 1
Cambridge +17 2 £425 -36.09% 1
East of England +11 2 £425 -35.36% 1
Surrey +1 2 £400 -
Midlands -12 2 £563 +33.92%
Bristol - 2 £480 -
Southampton - 2 £475 -
West Yorkshire +7 1 £520 +15.55%
Leeds +2 1 £520 +15.55%
Derbyshire -2 1 £525 -
Yorkshire -2 1 £520 +15.55%
Staines -6 1 - -
West Midlands -35 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £425 -
West Sussex - 1 £600 -
Chichester - 1 £600 -
Derby - 1 £525 -
Eastleigh - 1 £500 -

SAP Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (27.87%) SAP BW
3 11 (18.03%) SAP MM
4 9 (14.75%) SAP FI
4 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (14.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (14.75%) SAP CO
5 7 (11.48%) ABAP
6 6 (9.84%) EPoS
6 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 6 (9.84%) Finance
6 6 (9.84%) Retail
6 6 (9.84%) SAP IS-U
6 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (8.20%) Billing
7 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) OpenText
7 5 (8.20%) SAP SD
7 5 (8.20%) CRM
7 5 (8.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (6.56%) BAPI
8 4 (6.56%) Logistics
9 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (4.92%) SAP HCM
9 3 (4.92%) SAP SRM
9 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.92%) Analytics
9 3 (4.92%) Data Migration

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:

Business Applications
1 11 (18.03%) SAP MM
2 9 (14.75%) SAP CO
2 9 (14.75%) SAP FI
2 9 (14.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (9.84%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (8.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (8.20%) SAP SD
5 3 (4.92%) SAP HCM
5 3 (4.92%) SAP MDM
5 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (4.92%) SAP SRM
6 2 (3.28%) SAP BPC
6 2 (3.28%) SAP GTS
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (3.28%) SAP PP
6 2 (3.28%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.64%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (1.64%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.64%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.92%) SAP BI
3 2 (3.28%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) LSMW
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
1 6 (9.84%) Retail
2 5 (8.20%) Billing
3 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) BAPI
2 3 (4.92%) EDI
2 3 (4.92%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (3.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.64%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.64%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.84%) EPoS
2 2 (3.28%) Data Extraction
2 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (9.84%) Change Management
3 5 (8.20%) CRM
3 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.56%) Logistics
5 3 (4.92%) Analytics
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.92%) ERP
5 3 (4.92%) Migration
5 3 (4.92%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.28%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (3.28%) Case Management
6 2 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (3.28%) Record to Report
6 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.28%) Time Management
6 2 (3.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) ABAP
2 3 (4.92%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Certification
2 2 (3.28%) CCA
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.20%) OpenText
3 2 (3.28%) Casewise
4 1 (1.64%) Wonderware