The median contractor rate for a SAP Consultant was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 62 95 75
Rank change year-on-year +33 -20  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 27 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.08% 0.73% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 0.78% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 10
Median daily rate £600 £563 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +16.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1233 1676 1531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.77% 94.42% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 968 811
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.71 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.84% +12.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in Manchester

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in Manchester

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, SAP 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 Manchester region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (22.73%) Finance
3 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 8 (18.18%) SAP BW
4 7 (15.91%) SAP Retail
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) FMCG
5 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) SAP SD
5 5 (11.36%) SAP FI
6 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
6 4 (9.09%) SAP PP
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.09%) Data Management
6 4 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (6.82%) SAP SRM
7 3 (6.82%) Time Management
7 3 (6.82%) SAP BPC
7 3 (6.82%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Basis
7 3 (6.82%) Legal
7 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (6.82%) SAP CO
7 3 (6.82%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) ABAP
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (6.82%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) SAP Retail
2 5 (11.36%) SAP FI
2 5 (11.36%) SAP SD
3 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
3 4 (9.09%) SAP PP
4 3 (6.82%) SAP BPC
4 3 (6.82%) SAP CO
4 3 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (6.82%) SAP HR
4 3 (6.82%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (6.82%) SAP SRM
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (4.55%) SAP PM
5 2 (4.55%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (2.27%) SAP HCM
6 1 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (2.27%) SAP QM
6 1 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (2.27%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) FMCG
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
1 5 (11.36%) Migration
2 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (9.09%) Data Management
2 4 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
3 3 (6.82%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (6.82%) Time Management
4 2 (4.55%) ERP
4 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
4 2 (4.55%) Master Data Management
4 2 (4.55%) Order to Cash
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.27%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) ABAP
1 3 (6.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ACCA
2 1 (2.27%) CIMA
2 1 (2.27%) CIPFA
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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