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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Functional Consultant
Rank 549 530 495
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 48 69 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.13% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 17
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£500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £396 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £538 £469
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
51405 50272 44109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.27% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31215 30675 25226
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2022 1987 2178
Average hourly rate £17.45 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 27 April 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 30 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 27 April 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 -20 44 £500 +5.26% 2
London -34 14 £563 +18.42% 1
South East -17 9 £500 +25.00% 1
East of England +15 5 £475 -14.60%
Surrey +2 5 - -
Staines +11 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £475 -14.60%
West Midlands -20 4 £500 +31.57%
Teesside - 4 £500 -
North East - 4 £500 -
Cambridge +5 3 £475 -14.60%
Brentford - 3 £463 -
Yorkshire - 3 £470 -
Middlesex +8 2 - - 1
Coventry 0 2 - -
North West -19 2 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £446 -
Leeds - 2 £446 -
Manchester -9 1 £550 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £450 -
Hertford - 1 £475 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 -
Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (22.03%) CRM
3 24 (20.34%) Manufacturing
4 21 (17.80%) ERP
5 19 (16.10%) SAP MM
6 17 (14.41%) SAP SD
6 17 (14.41%) SAP CRM
6 17 (14.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (13.56%) SAP Certification
8 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (11.86%) SAP BW
9 14 (11.86%) ABAP
9 14 (11.86%) Release Management
10 13 (11.02%) ITIL
11 12 (10.17%) Change Control
12 11 (9.32%) Six Sigma
12 11 (9.32%) SAP FI
12 11 (9.32%) BAPI
12 11 (9.32%) Migration
12 11 (9.32%) Lean Six Sigma
12 11 (9.32%) SAP IS-U
13 10 (8.47%) Finance
13 10 (8.47%) Data Migration
14 9 (7.63%) Time Management
14 9 (7.63%) FMCG
14 9 (7.63%) SAP Implementation
14 9 (7.63%) Logistics
15 8 (6.78%) SAP QM
15 8 (6.78%) SAP ALE
15 8 (6.78%) Retail

SAP Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (1.69%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (16.10%) SAP MM
2 17 (14.41%) SAP SD
2 17 (14.41%) SAP CRM
3 11 (9.32%) SAP FI
3 11 (9.32%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (6.78%) SAP QM
5 6 (5.08%) SAP SRM
5 6 (5.08%) SAP FI-AP
6 5 (4.24%) SAP CO
6 5 (4.24%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (3.39%) SAP PP
8 3 (2.54%) SAP HR
8 3 (2.54%) SAP HCM
9 2 (1.69%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.69%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.69%) SAP APO
9 2 (1.69%) SAP PS
9 2 (1.69%) SAP WM
9 2 (1.69%) SAP CS
9 2 (1.69%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.69%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) LSMW
General
1 24 (20.34%) Manufacturing
2 17 (14.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (8.47%) Finance
4 8 (6.78%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Automotive
6 4 (3.39%) Billing
7 2 (1.69%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.69%) Marketing
7 2 (1.69%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) BAPI
2 8 (6.78%) SAP ALE
3 2 (1.69%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) FMCG
3 1 (0.85%) User Experience
3 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) CRM
2 21 (17.80%) ERP
3 14 (11.86%) Release Management
4 13 (11.02%) ITIL
5 12 (10.17%) Change Control
6 11 (9.32%) Six Sigma
6 11 (9.32%) Migration
6 11 (9.32%) Lean Six Sigma
7 10 (8.47%) Data Migration
8 9 (7.63%) Time Management
8 9 (7.63%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (7.63%) Logistics
9 8 (6.78%) Procure-to-pay
9 8 (6.78%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (5.93%) Transition Management
10 7 (5.93%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.08%) Change Management
11 6 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.08%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.86%) ABAP
2 2 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) SAP Certification
2 5 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) ACCA
5 1 (0.85%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (5.08%) OpenText
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.85%) HP
3 1 (0.85%) EMC
3 1 (0.85%) Siemens
3 1 (0.85%) webMethods
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