Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 159 148
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 +28
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 42 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.81% 0.81% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.84% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 35
East of England median daily rate £525 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £369 £387 £368
90th Percentile £645 £548 £613
England median daily rate £513 £470 £455
% change year-on-year +9.04% +3.30% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £71.50 £5.00 £105.00
% change year-on-year +1330.00% -95.24% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4865 4626 5605
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.68% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2793 2671 3283
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 371 535
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.41 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the East of England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in the East of England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in the East of England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in the East of England

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hertfordshire 0 16 £463 +5.71% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 16 £519 +9.21% 1
Essex -14 6 £563 +32.35%
Bedfordshire -18 4 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (23.81%) SAP CO
3 9 (21.43%) SAP FI
4 7 (16.67%) Migration
4 7 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (16.67%) Finance
5 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 6 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (11.90%) QA
6 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Change Control
6 5 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) SAP SD
7 4 (9.52%) SAP Payroll
7 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) SAP HANA
8 3 (7.14%) SAP GRC
8 3 (7.14%) SAP Security
8 3 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (7.14%) SAP MM
8 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 3 (7.14%) SAP BW
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Billing
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
9 2 (4.76%) SAP Smart Forms

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 10 (23.81%) SAP CO
2 9 (21.43%) SAP FI
3 7 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (11.90%) SAP SD
5 4 (9.52%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (7.14%) SAP GRC
6 3 (7.14%) SAP MM
7 2 (4.76%) SAP BPC
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
7 2 (4.76%) SAP HR
7 2 (4.76%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (2.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (2.38%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (2.38%) SAP PM
8 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
8 1 (2.38%) SAP SRM
8 1 (2.38%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (9.52%) SAP HANA
2 3 (7.14%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SAP PI
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (4.76%) SOAP
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
1 2 (4.76%) XSLT
2 1 (2.38%) EDI
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) FMCG
1 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Migration
2 6 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (11.90%) Change Control
3 5 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Process Improvement
4 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Security
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Data Conversion
7 1 (2.38%) Data Strategy
7 1 (2.38%) Line Management
7 1 (2.38%) Record to Report
7 1 (2.38%) System Testing
7 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) ABAP
2 2 (4.76%) SAPscript
2 2 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Ariba
2 1 (2.38%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft