Period
to 21 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

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
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 128 58
Rank change year-on-year +32 -70 +73
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 43 31 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.53% 0.95% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.00% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 56
Manchester median daily rate £450 £463 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -22.92% +14.29%
10th Percentile £375 £425 £403
90th Percentile £556 £804 £800
North West median daily rate £494 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -10.23% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 2,646 3,086 2,730
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 94.78% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,731 1,945 1,655
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.97%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £215
90th Percentile £594 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 129 101
Manchester median hourly rate £15.00 £19.09 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.42% +19.31% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.08 £11.08 £11.00
90th Percentile £29.48 £40.40 £45.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £18.79 £19.25
% change year-on-year -6.87% -2.39% +10.00%

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 21 August 2019.

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 21 August 2019. 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
Salford - 2 £400 -
SAP Consultant
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (32.56%) Migration
3 12 (27.91%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (23.26%) Finance
5 6 (13.95%) Logistics
5 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.63%) SAP HCM
6 5 (11.63%) ABAP
6 5 (11.63%) SAP MM
6 5 (11.63%) SAP Retail
6 5 (11.63%) Retail
7 4 (9.30%) SAP WM
7 4 (9.30%) Workflow
7 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
7 4 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
8 3 (6.98%) SAP Basis
9 2 (4.65%) LSMW
9 2 (4.65%) SLA
9 2 (4.65%) Legal
9 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
9 2 (4.65%) Revenue Management
10 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
10 1 (2.33%) SAP EWM
10 1 (2.33%) Data Transformation
10 1 (2.33%) Data Reconciliation

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 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (27.91%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (11.63%) SAP HCM
2 5 (11.63%) SAP MM
2 5 (11.63%) SAP Retail
3 4 (9.30%) SAP WM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
5 1 (2.33%) SAP APO
5 1 (2.33%) SAP EWM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (2.33%) SAP LE
5 1 (2.33%) SAP MII
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (2.33%) SAP PP
5 1 (2.33%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP SCM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Lumira
1 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) LSMW
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.33%) BAPI
3 1 (2.33%) EDI
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) FMCG
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Logistics
2 6 (13.95%) Project Management
3 4 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (9.30%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Revenue Management
5 1 (2.33%) Change Management
5 1 (2.33%) Coaching
5 1 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.33%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (2.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.33%) Time Management
5 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) ABAP
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Certification
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Concur
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle