Period
to 19 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 291 192
Rank change year-on-year +37 -99 +58
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 868 823 1,243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.05% 0.88% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.93% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 362 552
England median daily rate £500 £521 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.08% +4.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £394
90th Percentile £650 £725 £700
UK median daily rate £500 £518 £500
% change year-on-year -3.38% +3.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
England median hourly rate £60.00 - £81.50
10th Percentile £32.50 - £80.35
90th Percentile £65.13 - £83.45
UK median hourly rate £61.25 - £80.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 77,601 88,525 84,480
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 94.82% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,524 58,550 55,272
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,552 2,830 2,566
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -0.99% -1.66%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £19.77 £18.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +9.82% -3.74% -1.58%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in England

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP Consultant in England

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. 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
London +97 343 £500 -4.76% 23
South East +18 210 £511 +7.63% 18
North of England +64 121 £475 -13.64% 13
North West +37 90 £494 -12.22% 11
Midlands +19 87 £525 +3.96% 5
West Midlands +11 60 £519 +0.73% 1
East of England +10 23 £550 +12.24% 5
Yorkshire +20 20 £450 -16.67% 1
South West -20 16 £450 -5.26% 1
East Midlands +27 13 £586 +17.69% 4
North East +33 10 £500 +21.21% 1
South Coast -3 2 - -
SAP Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, SAP Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 868 (100.00%) SAP
2 221 (25.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 178 (20.51%) Finance
4 149 (17.17%) SAP FI
5 134 (15.44%) SAP CO
6 127 (14.63%) SAP FI/CO
7 104 (11.98%) Migration
8 103 (11.87%) ERP
9 93 (10.71%) Manufacturing
10 73 (8.41%) SAP HANA
11 68 (7.83%) SAP BW
12 64 (7.37%) Ariba
12 64 (7.37%) ABAP
13 58 (6.68%) Logistics
14 51 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (5.65%) SAP HCM
15 49 (5.65%) Data Migration
16 48 (5.53%) SAP MM
16 48 (5.53%) Retail
16 48 (5.53%) Problem-Solving
17 46 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (5.30%) SAP ERP
18 45 (5.18%) Security Cleared
18 45 (5.18%) SAP HR
19 42 (4.84%) CRM
19 42 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (4.72%) SAP SD
21 40 (4.61%) SuccessFactors
22 38 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
22 38 (4.38%) SAP PP

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (2.07%) NetWeaver
2 10 (1.15%) SAP Portal
3 9 (1.04%) Confluence
4 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.23%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.12%) Apache
6 1 (0.12%) SAS
6 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 221 (25.46%) SAP S/4HANA
2 149 (17.17%) SAP FI
3 134 (15.44%) SAP CO
4 127 (14.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 49 (5.65%) SAP HCM
6 48 (5.53%) SAP MM
7 46 (5.30%) SAP ERP
8 45 (5.18%) SAP HR
9 41 (4.72%) SAP SD
10 38 (4.38%) SAP PP
11 27 (3.11%) SAP BPC
11 27 (3.11%) SAP Retail
12 26 (3.00%) SAP WM
13 22 (2.53%) SAP Payroll
14 20 (2.30%) SAP EWM
14 20 (2.30%) SAP FI-CA
15 19 (2.19%) SAP PS
16 18 (2.07%) SAP QM
17 16 (1.84%) SAP PSCD
18 14 (1.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.61%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.92%) Trello
4 3 (0.35%) Boomi
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.23%) SaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Leonardo
6 1 (0.12%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.92%) RFID
2 2 (0.23%) FTP
3 1 (0.12%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) Intranet
3 1 (0.12%) Skype
3 1 (0.12%) SSH
3 1 (0.12%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.41%) SAP HANA
2 68 (7.83%) SAP BW
3 38 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 19 (2.19%) SQL Server
6 17 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
7 11 (1.27%) Lumira
8 7 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (0.69%) Big Data
9 6 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.58%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.46%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.23%) OLAP
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 19 (2.19%) LSMW
2 16 (1.84%) PVCS
3 9 (1.04%) JIRA
4 3 (0.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
General
1 178 (20.51%) Finance
2 93 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 48 (5.53%) Retail
4 25 (2.88%) Billing
5 23 (2.65%) General Ledger
6 22 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (2.30%) Public Sector
8 16 (1.84%) Banking
9 13 (1.50%) Marketing
10 10 (1.15%) Legal
11 9 (1.04%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.46%) French Language
12 4 (0.46%) Russian Language
13 3 (0.35%) Local Government
14 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
14 2 (0.23%) Games
14 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Electronics
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.92%) SAP Basis
2 24 (2.76%) SAP Fiori
3 18 (2.07%) SAP PI
3 18 (2.07%) SAP XI
4 16 (1.84%) BAPI
5 11 (1.27%) SAP TM
6 9 (1.04%) EDI
7 8 (0.92%) XML
8 7 (0.81%) Web Services
9 6 (0.69%) SAP ALE
9 6 (0.69%) SAPUI5
10 5 (0.58%) IDoc
10 5 (0.58%) Middleware
11 4 (0.46%) SAP CO-PA
12 3 (0.35%) HTML
12 3 (0.35%) HTML5
12 3 (0.35%) SAP Core Interface
13 2 (0.23%) OAuth
13 2 (0.23%) SAP Business Workflow
13 2 (0.23%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.34%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 17 (1.96%) FMCG
3 17 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.04%) Life Science
5 7 (0.81%) Replication
6 6 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (0.69%) Learning Management System
7 5 (0.58%) e-Learning
7 5 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (0.46%) Clustering
8 4 (0.46%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.35%) Derivative
9 3 (0.35%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.35%) User Experience
10 2 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.23%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.12%) CMDB
11 1 (0.12%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (3.92%) Windows
2 12 (1.38%) Linux
3 6 (0.69%) AIX
4 4 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (0.46%) SUSE
5 3 (0.35%) Unix
6 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.12%) VMS
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (11.98%) Migration
2 103 (11.87%) ERP
3 58 (6.68%) Logistics
4 51 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (5.65%) Data Migration
6 48 (5.53%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 42 (4.84%) CRM
9 34 (3.92%) SAP Implementation
10 33 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (3.80%) Test Scripting
11 32 (3.69%) Supplier Relationship Management
12 31 (3.57%) Procure-to-Pay
13 29 (3.34%) Workshop Facilitation
14 28 (3.23%) Project Management
14 28 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
15 25 (2.88%) Analytics
15 25 (2.88%) Business Analysis
15 25 (2.88%) Unit Testing
16 24 (2.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (7.37%) ABAP
2 30 (3.46%) SQL
3 12 (1.38%) Java
4 9 (1.04%) C
5 3 (0.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.12%) Groovy
6 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.12%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (5.18%) Security Cleared
2 35 (4.03%) SC Cleared
3 15 (1.73%) Degree
4 13 (1.50%) CCA
5 11 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.04%) SAP Certification
7 5 (0.58%) CIPD
8 4 (0.46%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.35%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.23%) MCSA
10 2 (0.23%) MCSE
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.38%) SLA
2 6 (0.69%) Data Quality
2 6 (0.69%) QA
3 3 (0.35%) GDPR
3 3 (0.35%) IFRS
3 3 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.23%) GAAP
4 2 (0.23%) GxP
4 2 (0.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) NFS
1 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.69%) HP ALM
2 4 (0.46%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 868 (100.00%) SAP
2 64 (7.37%) Ariba
3 21 (2.42%) Microsoft
4 15 (1.73%) Oracle
5 9 (1.04%) Concur
5 9 (1.04%) hybris
6 8 (0.92%) HP
6 8 (0.92%) OpenText
7 7 (0.81%) webMethods
7 7 (0.81%) Workday
8 4 (0.46%) Dell
8 4 (0.46%) JDA
9 3 (0.35%) Manugistics
10 2 (0.23%) Adobe
10 2 (0.23%) Cognos
10 2 (0.23%) Gigya
10 2 (0.23%) Kronos
10 2 (0.23%) Reuters
10 2 (0.23%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.23%) Sybase