Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £493 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 92 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 13 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.97% 0.27% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.29% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Cheshire median daily rate £493 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.19% +23.53% -
10th Percentile £467 £505 £356
90th Percentile £535 £545 £518
North West median daily rate £600 £500 £430
% change year-on-year +20.00% +16.28% -13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £52.16 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1275 1368 1976
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 93.96% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 989 1314
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £257 £231 £266
90th Percentile £621 £600 £588
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 47 85
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £34.20 £28.50 £34.80
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.88% -20.00% +25.00%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured SAP Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in Cheshire

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in Cheshire

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 3 - -
Warrington +19 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
SAP Consultant
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) SAP FI
6 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
6 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
7 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
7 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
7 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.69%) MaxDB
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.69%) GDPR
7 1 (7.69%) SAP PI

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP FI
2 2 (15.38%) SAP CO
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) MaxDB
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Security
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle