The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP SD 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 SD Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Sales and Distribution Consultant
Rank 587 558 504
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -54
Contract jobs requiring an SAP SD Consultant 41 51 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 34
Average daily rate £400 £438 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £485 £450
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £59.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £59.13

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAP SD Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP SD Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP SD Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP SD Consultant within the UK.

SAP SD Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP SD Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP SD Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SAP SD Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP SD Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP SD Consultant within the UK.

SAP SD Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP SD Consultant
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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 -22 35 £400 -8.57% 6
London +8 13 £425 +19.29% 2
North West -15 8 £355 -29.00%
Cumbria - 7 £355 -
Scotland -4 5 - - 1
South East - 4 £500 - 1
North East -24 3 £500 -13.04%
Yorkshire -15 2 £400 -5.88%
Surrey - 2 £438 - 1
City of London +49 1 - -
Birmingham -5 1 - -
Leeds -8 1 £400 -5.88%
West Yorkshire -9 1 £400 -5.88%
East Midlands -11 1 - -
West Midlands -17 1 - - 1
Manchester -17 1 £450 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Teesside - 1 £400 -
Guildford - 1 £500 -

SAP SD Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP SD 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 SD Consultant in their job title.

1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 54 (88.52%) SAP SD
3 12 (19.67%) EDI
4 11 (18.03%) Requirements Management
5 7 (11.48%) Logistics
6 6 (9.84%) ERP
6 6 (9.84%) SAP MM
6 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
7 4 (6.56%) SAP FI
7 4 (6.56%) ABAP
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.92%) Data Conversion
8 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.92%) FMCG
8 3 (4.92%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (4.92%) Billing
8 3 (4.92%) SAP AFS
8 3 (4.92%) Retail
9 2 (3.28%) Degree
9 2 (3.28%) Migration
9 2 (3.28%) Change Management
9 2 (3.28%) C
9 2 (3.28%) CRM
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) Pegasus
9 2 (3.28%) SAP PP
9 2 (3.28%) SAP Implementation

SAP SD Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP SD 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 SD Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 54 (88.52%) SAP SD
2 6 (9.84%) SAP MM
3 4 (6.56%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.92%) SAP AFS
5 2 (3.28%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.64%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.64%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.64%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.64%) SAP Retail
6 1 (1.64%) SAP SCM
6 1 (1.64%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SAP BI
1 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) LSMW
General
1 3 (4.92%) Billing
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) EDI
2 1 (1.64%) BAPI
2 1 (1.64%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.92%) Data Conversion
1 3 (4.92%) FMCG
2 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Requirements Management
2 7 (11.48%) Logistics
3 6 (9.84%) ERP
4 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.92%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.28%) Change Management
6 2 (3.28%) CRM
6 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.28%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Brand Management
7 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.64%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.64%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.64%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) ABAP
2 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.28%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.64%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.64%) Remedy