The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 53 56
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 6 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.97% 2.33% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.47% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 7
Median daily rate £500 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -1.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £290 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £58.58 £65.00
% change year-on-year +2.42% -9.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 586 770 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.13% 94.48% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 544 467
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 36
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured SAP Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in Birmingham

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in Birmingham

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in Birmingham

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, SAP 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 across the Birmingham region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Billing
3 4 (19.05%) Data Management
3 4 (19.05%) SAP SD
3 4 (19.05%) SAP FI
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) SAP CO
4 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) Order to Cash
5 2 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) SAP CRM
5 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (9.52%) ABAP
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) EDI
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (19.05%) SAP FI
1 4 (19.05%) SAP SD
2 3 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 2 (9.52%) SAP CRM
3 2 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (4.76%) SAP BPC
4 1 (4.76%) SAP GTS
4 1 (4.76%) SAP HCM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (4.76%) SAP PP
4 1 (4.76%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (4.76%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LSMW
General
1 4 (19.05%) Billing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) EDI
1 1 (4.76%) IDoc
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) AIX
1 1 (4.76%) Solaris
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Data Management
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
3 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Order to Cash
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) ABAP
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCA
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) hybris
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SEEBURGER