The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 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
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 158 176
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 4 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 14
Median daily rate £650 £459 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.76% -8.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3242 5437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.40% 95.72% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2629 4189
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 96
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.57% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the City of London

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in the City of London

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in the City of London

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Retail
4 3 (23.08%) SAP CO
4 3 (23.08%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) SAP FI-AR
5 2 (15.38%) SAP SD
5 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) COSO
6 1 (7.69%) SAP GRC
6 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (7.69%) SAP MRS
6 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC
6 1 (7.69%) CRISC
6 1 (7.69%) ISACA
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
6 1 (7.69%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Order to Cash
6 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
6 1 (7.69%) Billing
6 1 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (23.08%) SAP CO
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Retail
1 3 (23.08%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (15.38%) SAP FI-AR
2 2 (15.38%) SAP SD
3 1 (7.69%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP GRC
3 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
3 1 (7.69%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP MRS
3 1 (7.69%) SAP PM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP PS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) IDoc
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
1 2 (15.38%) ETL
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
2 1 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
2 1 (7.69%) Order to Cash
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COSO
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP