Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 225 235
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 -64
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 1156 1115 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.23% 1.15% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.22% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 571 532
England median daily rate £513 £473 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +3.28% -6.15%
10th Percentile £404 £350 £355
90th Percentile £707 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £513 £470 £451
% change year-on-year +9.04% +4.16% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
England median hourly rate £71.50 £5.00 £105.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1330.00% -95.24% -
10th Percentile £62.35 £5.00 £102.50
90th Percentile £81.45 £55.81 £107.50
UK median hourly rate £71.50 £5.00 £85.00
% change year-on-year +1330.00% -94.12% -

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 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
London -13 420 £500 +5.26% 25
North of England +100 194 £550 +10.00% 10
South East -9 178 £500 +5.26% 7
North West +71 147 £600 +20.00% 7
Midlands -11 130 £525 +10.82% 9
West Midlands +17 70 £550 +22.22% 8
East Midlands -8 45 £510 +7.37% 1
East of England -13 42 £525 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire +26 38 £520 +4.00% 3
South West -1 35 £550 +25.00%
North East +53 6 £450 -2.17%
South Coast -3 1 - -
SAP Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 1156 (100.00%) SAP
2 184 (15.92%) Finance
3 182 (15.74%) SAP FI
4 161 (13.93%) SAP CO
5 147 (12.72%) SAP FI/CO
6 128 (11.07%) Retail
7 125 (10.81%) SAP SD
8 118 (10.21%) ERP
9 111 (9.60%) SAP HANA
10 109 (9.43%) SAP BW
11 97 (8.39%) SAP MM
12 96 (8.30%) ABAP
12 96 (8.30%) Manufacturing
13 95 (8.22%) Migration
14 80 (6.92%) SAP Retail
15 77 (6.66%) Data Migration
16 76 (6.57%) SAP S/4HANA
17 74 (6.40%) Logistics
18 68 (5.88%) Security Cleared
19 67 (5.80%) SAP ERP
20 65 (5.62%) Procure-to-Pay
20 65 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
21 61 (5.28%) SAP HR
22 59 (5.10%) SC Cleared
23 58 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
24 56 (4.84%) SAP Implementation
25 53 (4.58%) SAP Fiori
26 48 (4.15%) SuccessFactors
26 48 (4.15%) Ariba
27 47 (4.07%) BusinessObjects

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 30 (2.60%) NetWeaver
2 21 (1.82%) SAP Portal
3 4 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.26%) SAP EP
4 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.087%) IIS
5 1 (0.087%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.087%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.087%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 182 (15.74%) SAP FI
2 161 (13.93%) SAP CO
3 147 (12.72%) SAP FI/CO
4 125 (10.81%) SAP SD
5 97 (8.39%) SAP MM
6 80 (6.92%) SAP Retail
7 76 (6.57%) SAP S/4HANA
8 67 (5.80%) SAP ERP
9 61 (5.28%) SAP HR
10 41 (3.55%) SAP HCM
11 40 (3.46%) SAP Payroll
12 34 (2.94%) SAP IS-U
13 30 (2.60%) SAP CRM
14 29 (2.51%) SAP PM
15 27 (2.34%) SAP PP
16 25 (2.16%) SAP FSCM
16 25 (2.16%) SAP WM
17 24 (2.08%) SAP BPC
18 23 (1.99%) SAP SRM
19 20 (1.73%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.15%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.35%) Boomi
3 3 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.087%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.087%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.087%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.26%) Wireless
2 2 (0.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.17%) SMS
3 1 (0.087%) Intranet
3 1 (0.087%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (9.60%) SAP HANA
2 109 (9.43%) SAP BW
3 47 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
4 35 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 25 (2.16%) SAP Data Services
6 9 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 8 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (0.69%) SQL Server
8 4 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.35%) DB2
9 3 (0.26%) Big Data
10 2 (0.17%) OLAP
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.17%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.087%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.087%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.087%) MS Access
11 1 (0.087%) MySQL
11 1 (0.087%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (1.99%) LSMW
General
1 184 (15.92%) Finance
2 128 (11.07%) Retail
3 96 (8.30%) Manufacturing
4 47 (4.07%) Billing
4 47 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
5 40 (3.46%) Banking
6 25 (2.16%) General Ledger
7 17 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 17 (1.47%) Legal
8 15 (1.30%) Advertising
9 11 (0.95%) Italian Language
10 10 (0.87%) Automotive
11 9 (0.78%) Marketing
11 9 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 8 (0.69%) German Language
12 8 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (0.35%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.17%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.17%) Turkish Language
15 1 (0.087%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (4.58%) SAP Fiori
2 40 (3.46%) SAP Basis
3 31 (2.68%) SAP PI
4 20 (1.73%) IDoc
5 17 (1.47%) SAPUI5
6 15 (1.30%) BAPI
7 13 (1.12%) EDI
7 13 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
7 13 (1.12%) Web Services
8 11 (0.95%) SAP XI
9 10 (0.87%) SAP CO-PA
10 8 (0.69%) HTML
11 7 (0.61%) HTML5
12 6 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
13 5 (0.43%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (0.43%) MEAP
13 5 (0.43%) SAP ALE
13 5 (0.43%) SAP TM
13 5 (0.43%) SOAP
13 5 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (2.77%) FMCG
2 31 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (1.12%) User Experience
5 10 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 9 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 8 (0.69%) Virtual Team
8 6 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.43%) Blackberry
9 5 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.35%) NHS
11 3 (0.26%) EPoS
12 2 (0.17%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.17%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.17%) Replication
13 1 (0.087%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.087%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.087%) Life Science
13 1 (0.087%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.087%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.21%) Windows
2 9 (0.78%) Linux
3 5 (0.43%) Android
3 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.35%) SUSE
4 4 (0.35%) Unix
5 2 (0.17%) AIX
5 2 (0.17%) VMS
5 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.087%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (10.21%) ERP
2 95 (8.22%) Migration
3 77 (6.66%) Data Migration
4 74 (6.40%) Logistics
5 65 (5.62%) Procure-to-Pay
5 65 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (4.84%) SAP Implementation
8 46 (3.98%) CRM
9 43 (3.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (3.20%) Project Management
11 32 (2.77%) SAP Security
11 32 (2.77%) Workflow
12 31 (2.68%) Integration Testing
12 31 (2.68%) Order to Cash
13 28 (2.42%) Time Management
14 26 (2.25%) GAP Analysis
14 26 (2.25%) Process Improvement
15 23 (1.99%) Change Management
16 22 (1.90%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (8.30%) ABAP
2 26 (2.25%) SQL
3 16 (1.38%) Java
4 11 (0.95%) JavaScript
5 9 (0.78%) SAPscript
6 3 (0.26%) BeanShell
6 3 (0.26%) C
7 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.17%) XQuery
8 1 (0.087%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.087%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.087%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 59 (5.10%) SC Cleared
3 21 (1.82%) SAP Certification
4 20 (1.73%) Degree
5 6 (0.52%) CCA
6 2 (0.17%) ACCA
6 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.17%) CIMA
6 2 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.087%) AAT
7 1 (0.087%) CFA
7 1 (0.087%) CISA
7 1 (0.087%) Dell Certification
7 1 (0.087%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.087%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.087%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.73%) Data Quality
2 8 (0.69%) IFRS
2 8 (0.69%) QA
3 7 (0.61%) SLA
4 4 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.17%) GAAP
5 2 (0.17%) GDPR
5 2 (0.17%) HL7
5 2 (0.17%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.17%) PMO
6 1 (0.087%) EMIR
6 1 (0.087%) GMP
6 1 (0.087%) MiFID
6 1 (0.087%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.087%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1156 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (4.15%) Ariba
3 15 (1.30%) hybris
4 14 (1.21%) Microsoft
5 12 (1.04%) OpenText
6 11 (0.95%) Oracle
7 9 (0.78%) HP
7 9 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 7 (0.61%) Sybase
9 4 (0.35%) Adobe
9 4 (0.35%) Syclo
10 3 (0.26%) Kronos
10 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.26%) Tableau
11 2 (0.17%) BMC
11 2 (0.17%) CA
11 2 (0.17%) Concur
11 2 (0.17%) NGA Human Resources
11 2 (0.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.17%) Wallstreet Suite