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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 601 586 552
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -34
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 39 49 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 42
Average daily rate £450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £455 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £567 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 24 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -28 37 £450 -10.00% 8
London -2 22 £450 -20.00% 4
East of England +9 5 £480 +1.05% 2
South East -19 4 £463 -7.50%
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £500 +5.26%
Brentford +7 3 £450 -2.70%
South West +1 2 £500 - 1
Yorkshire 0 2 £450 -4.15%
Leeds -3 2 £450 +1.01%
West Yorkshire -6 2 £450 +1.01%
Cambridge -6 2 £500 +5.26%
Worthing - 2 £500 -
Luton - 2 £450 -
West Sussex - 2 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
Somerset +9 1 £500 - 1
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Manchester -7 1 £425 -22.72%
North West -10 1 £425 -22.72% 1
West Midlands -17 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £500 - 1

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (21.24%) SAP BW
3 17 (15.04%) SAP Certification
3 17 (15.04%) ERP
3 17 (15.04%) Finance
3 17 (15.04%) Manufacturing
4 16 (14.16%) SAP FI
5 14 (12.39%) SAP SRM
5 14 (12.39%) SAP MM
5 14 (12.39%) Six Sigma
6 13 (11.50%) CRM
6 13 (11.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 13 (11.50%) FMCG
7 12 (10.62%) SAP SD
8 11 (9.73%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (9.73%) SAP CO
8 11 (9.73%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 10 (8.85%) OpenText
9 10 (8.85%) SAP CRM
9 10 (8.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (8.85%) SAP IS-U
10 9 (7.96%) SAP PM
10 9 (7.96%) Migration
10 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.96%) Procure-to-pay
11 8 (7.08%) SAP MDM
11 8 (7.08%) Logistics
11 8 (7.08%) Requirements Management
11 8 (7.08%) Data Migration
12 7 (6.19%) SAP ERP

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (0.88%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 16 (14.16%) SAP FI
2 14 (12.39%) SAP MM
2 14 (12.39%) SAP SRM
3 12 (10.62%) SAP SD
4 11 (9.73%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 11 (9.73%) SAP CO
4 11 (9.73%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (8.85%) SAP CRM
5 10 (8.85%) SAP IS-U
6 9 (7.96%) SAP PM
7 8 (7.08%) SAP MDM
8 7 (6.19%) SAP ERP
9 5 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (4.42%) SAP WM
10 4 (3.54%) SAP HCM
10 4 (3.54%) SAP HR
10 4 (3.54%) SAP PP
10 4 (3.54%) SAP SCM
11 3 (2.65%) SAP FI-AA
11 3 (2.65%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.54%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.65%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.77%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) LSMW
General
1 17 (15.04%) Finance
1 17 (15.04%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.54%) Billing
3 4 (3.54%) Legal
4 3 (2.65%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.77%) Banking
5 2 (1.77%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.88%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (3.54%) BAPI
2 4 (3.54%) EDI
2 4 (3.54%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (1.77%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.77%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.88%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.88%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.88%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.88%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) FMCG
2 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.54%) User Experience
3 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.04%) ERP
2 14 (12.39%) Six Sigma
3 13 (11.50%) CRM
3 13 (11.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 9 (7.96%) Migration
4 9 (7.96%) Procure-to-pay
4 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.08%) Data Migration
5 8 (7.08%) Logistics
5 8 (7.08%) Requirements Management
6 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.19%) Data Modelling
6 7 (6.19%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (5.31%) Change Management
8 5 (4.42%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.42%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.54%) Test Management
10 3 (2.65%) Data Mapping
10 3 (2.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) ABAP
2 4 (3.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) SAP Certification
2 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) CCA
3 4 (3.54%) Degree
3 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (8.85%) OpenText
3 2 (1.77%) Pegasus
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £420 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive + Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago