The median contractor rate for a SAP Functional Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Functional Consultant
UK / England
Rank 540 562 533
Rank change year-on-year +22 -29  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 34 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 34
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £425 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £570 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SAP Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SAP Functional Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Functional Consultant in England

SAP Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Functional Consultant in England

SAP Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Functional Consultant in England

SAP Functional Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Functional Consultant in England

SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 13 £485 +4.86%
North West +31 6 £434 -27.70%
South East +24 4 - -
Yorkshire +15 3 £550 +25.71%
North East -11 3 - -
South West +4 2 £475 -
West Midlands +13 1 £413 -28.26%
SAP Functional Consultant
UK

SAP Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (19.77%) Billing
3 16 (18.60%) CRM
4 15 (17.44%) SAP IS-U
5 12 (13.95%) SAP Retail
5 12 (13.95%) Retail
6 11 (12.79%) ERP
6 11 (12.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (11.63%) SAP CRM
8 9 (10.47%) Finance
8 9 (10.47%) ABAP
9 8 (9.30%) SAP HCM
9 8 (9.30%) Marketing
9 8 (9.30%) SAP Fiori
10 7 (8.14%) SAPUI5
10 7 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (8.14%) SAP CO
10 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
10 7 (8.14%) SAP FI
10 7 (8.14%) Time Management
11 6 (6.98%) Performance Management
11 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
11 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.98%) SAP MM
11 6 (6.98%) Middleware
11 6 (6.98%) SAP Payroll
11 6 (6.98%) Replication
11 6 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO

SAP Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (1.16%) MTS
1 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 15 (17.44%) SAP IS-U
2 12 (13.95%) SAP Retail
3 10 (11.63%) SAP CRM
4 8 (9.30%) SAP HCM
5 7 (8.14%) SAP CO
5 7 (8.14%) SAP FI
6 6 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (6.98%) SAP MM
6 6 (6.98%) SAP Payroll
7 4 (4.65%) SAP CRM for Utilities
7 4 (4.65%) SAP HR
7 4 (4.65%) SAP PP
7 4 (4.65%) SAP SD
8 3 (3.49%) SAP APO
8 3 (3.49%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (2.33%) SAP CAR
9 2 (2.33%) SAP MDM
10 1 (1.16%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.16%) SAP EWM
10 1 (1.16%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (19.77%) Billing
2 12 (13.95%) Retail
3 11 (12.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (10.47%) Finance
5 8 (9.30%) Marketing
6 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.49%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.16%) Advertising
8 1 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (1.16%) French Language
8 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (8.14%) SAPUI5
3 6 (6.98%) Middleware
4 3 (3.49%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (1.16%) EDI
5 1 (1.16%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Replication
2 4 (4.65%) FMCG
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.16%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.16%) Life Science
3 1 (1.16%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) CRM
2 11 (12.79%) ERP
3 7 (8.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (8.14%) Time Management
4 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
4 6 (6.98%) Performance Management
5 4 (4.65%) Coaching
5 4 (4.65%) Functional Testing
5 4 (4.65%) Logistics
5 4 (4.65%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (4.65%) Workflow
6 3 (3.49%) Data Management
6 3 (3.49%) Data Mapping
6 3 (3.49%) Record to Report
6 3 (3.49%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (2.33%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) ABAP
2 1 (1.16%) C
2 1 (1.16%) Java
2 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.16%) FXall
2 1 (1.16%) hybris
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle
2 1 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.16%) Reuters