Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 77 119
Rank change year-on-year -22 +42 -15
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 59 58 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.93% 2.17% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.29% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 20
Manchester median daily rate £450 £550 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +2.80% +10.88%
10th Percentile £419 £405 £455
90th Percentile £725 £650 £650
North West median daily rate £563 £531 £525
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 2,911 2,538 3,451
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 94.88% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,864 1,540 1,982
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £396
% change year-on-year +3.23% -2.21% +5.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 75 75
Manchester median hourly rate £18.02 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.26% -8.82% +22.57%
10th Percentile £12.32 £10.50 £11.55
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £18.04 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.80% -4.76% +18.31%

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 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
4 14 (23.73%) Data Analysis
5 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
6 8 (13.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (13.56%) SAP CO
6 8 (13.56%) Retail
6 8 (13.56%) SAP FI
7 7 (11.86%) ABAP
8 6 (10.17%) SAP TM
8 6 (10.17%) SAP HANA
9 5 (8.47%) Finance
10 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
10 4 (6.78%) PLM
10 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (6.78%) SAP PLM
10 4 (6.78%) SAP SCM
10 4 (6.78%) SAP Travel Management
11 3 (5.08%) SAP Retail
11 3 (5.08%) SAP GRC
11 3 (5.08%) SAP Security
11 3 (5.08%) SAP WM
11 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (5.08%) SAP APO
11 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
12 2 (3.39%) SAP Basis
12 2 (3.39%) LSMW

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) SAP CO
1 8 (13.56%) SAP FI
1 8 (13.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (6.78%) SAP PLM
2 4 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (6.78%) SAP SCM
2 4 (6.78%) SAP Travel Management
3 3 (5.08%) SAP APO
3 3 (5.08%) SAP GRC
3 3 (5.08%) SAP Retail
3 3 (5.08%) SAP WM
4 2 (3.39%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (3.39%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.39%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.69%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.69%) SAP EHS
5 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.69%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (1.69%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.69%) SAP MRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) DB2
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) LSMW
General
1 8 (13.56%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) SAP TM
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.69%) Blog
1 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (23.73%) Data Analysis
3 4 (6.78%) PLM
4 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.08%) SAP Security
5 2 (3.39%) Accounts Payable
5 2 (3.39%) Accounts Receivable
5 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.39%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (3.39%) ERP
5 2 (3.39%) Logistics
5 2 (3.39%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (3.39%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.39%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.69%) EAM
6 1 (1.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.69%) Information Security
6 1 (1.69%) Information Security Management
6 1 (1.69%) Security Management
6 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) ABAP
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) IFRS
1 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Ariba
3 1 (1.69%) Tableau