Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 109 119
Rank change year-on-year +32 +10 -37
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 64 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.36% 1.24% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.32% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 16
Manchester median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +6.56%
10th Percentile £400 £408 £428
90th Percentile £650 £650 £595
North West median daily rate £550 £500 £413
% change year-on-year +10.00% +21.21% -19.12%
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 2,584 2,805 3,632
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 94.22% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,659 1,786 2,066
Manchester median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 57 128
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.17% -15.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.39 £10.34 £11.21
90th Percentile £40.18 £38.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £18.03 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +0.17% -16.28% +30.30%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (17.19%) Retail
3 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.94%) ABAP
5 7 (10.94%) SAP BW
6 6 (9.38%) SAP TM
7 5 (7.81%) SAP Retail
7 5 (7.81%) SAP PLM
7 5 (7.81%) PLM
7 5 (7.81%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (6.25%) Finance
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Payroll
8 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (6.25%) Logistics
8 4 (6.25%) SAP CO
8 4 (6.25%) Ariba
8 4 (6.25%) SAP FI
8 4 (6.25%) SAP SCM
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Travel Management
8 4 (6.25%) SAP HANA
9 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Security
9 3 (4.69%) SAP GRC
9 3 (4.69%) SAP MM
9 3 (4.69%) SAP PP
9 3 (4.69%) SAP WM
9 3 (4.69%) SAP SD

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 (3.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) SAP PLM
1 5 (7.81%) SAP Retail
1 5 (7.81%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 4 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 4 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (6.25%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (6.25%) SAP SCM
2 4 (6.25%) SAP Travel Management
3 3 (4.69%) SAP GRC
3 3 (4.69%) SAP MM
3 3 (4.69%) SAP PP
3 3 (4.69%) SAP SD
3 3 (4.69%) SAP WM
4 2 (3.13%) SAP APO
4 2 (3.13%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 2 (3.13%) SAP HR
4 2 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.56%) SAP CAR
5 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) LSMW
General
1 11 (17.19%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) SAP TM
2 3 (4.69%) SAP Basis
3 2 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) FMCG
1 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
1 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 5 (7.81%) PLM
4 4 (6.25%) Logistics
5 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.69%) Migration
5 3 (4.69%) SAP Security
6 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.13%) ERP
6 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.13%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (3.13%) Test Management
6 2 (3.13%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.13%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.13%) Workflow
7 1 (1.56%) Release Management
7 1 (1.56%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) ABAP
2 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (6.25%) Ariba
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft