Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 61 129
Rank change year-on-year -63 +68 -19
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 31 88 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.96% 3.06% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 3.23% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 56 15
Manchester median daily rate £463 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.92% +14.29% +10.53%
10th Percentile £425 £403 £373
90th Percentile £804 £800 £650
North West median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £52.16

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,082 2,722 3,530
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 94.74% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,944 1,654 2,110
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.91% +7.66%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 101 83
Manchester median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% +13.79% -
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £41.40 £45.00 £36.20
North West median hourly rate £18.79 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.86% +12.86% -5.30%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in Manchester

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in Manchester

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in Manchester

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Bolton - 4 £550 -
SAP Consultant
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Manchester region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) SAP CO
4 6 (19.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (19.35%) SAP FI
5 5 (16.13%) Retail
6 4 (12.90%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Finance
7 3 (9.68%) SAP APO
8 2 (6.45%) SAP Retail
8 2 (6.45%) SAP PLM
8 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
8 2 (6.45%) ABAP
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (6.45%) Advertising
8 2 (6.45%) PLM
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Presales
9 1 (3.23%) Contract Management
9 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) IFRS
9 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (3.23%) PMO
9 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Planning
9 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (19.35%) SAP CO
1 6 (19.35%) SAP FI
1 6 (19.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (12.90%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (9.68%) SAP APO
4 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
4 2 (6.45%) SAP PLM
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Retail
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Business One
5 1 (3.23%) SAP PP
5 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (3.23%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) PLM
3 2 (6.45%) Presales
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Contract Management
4 1 (3.23%) E-Procurement
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.23%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) ABAP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CIMA
3 1 (3.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) IFRS
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Ariba
3 1 (3.23%) hybris
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau