The median contractor rate for a SAP Consultant was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 30 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.

SAP Consultant
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.26% 0.89% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.93% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £538 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -  
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 302 322 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.97% 95.55% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 211 155
Median daily rate £365 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 16
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.25 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in Merseyside

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in Merseyside

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 2 £550 +29.41%
SAP Consultant
North West

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) SAP HCM
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
3 1 (20.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (20.00%) SAP VC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (40.00%) SAP HCM
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (20.00%) SAP VC
2 1 (20.00%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP