Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 16 January 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 97 124
Rank change year-on-year -35 +27 -43
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 116 179 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.47% 2.02% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 2.12% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 93 52
Midlands median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £417 £363 £314
90th Percentile £588 £595 £563
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £71.50 £5.00 £105.00
% change year-on-year +1330.00% -95.24% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 7,516 8,428 7,852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 95.04% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,715 5,121 4,475
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £216 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 363 411
Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.40% -3.18%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.00 £10.20
90th Percentile £45.08 £39.75 £37.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.29 £18.25
% change year-on-year +1.15% +0.22% +10.61%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured SAP Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in the Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
West Midlands +5 64 £550 +14.58% 14
East Midlands -31 37 £500 +11.11% 6
SAP Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Midlands region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 116 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (24.14%) ABAP
3 20 (17.24%) SAP MM
4 18 (15.52%) Migration
4 18 (15.52%) Logistics
5 17 (14.66%) Manufacturing
5 17 (14.66%) ERP
6 16 (13.79%) SAP FI
6 16 (13.79%) Retail
6 16 (13.79%) Data Migration
7 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
7 15 (12.93%) SAP CO
7 15 (12.93%) SAP FI/CO
7 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (11.21%) SAP IS-U
9 11 (9.48%) SAP Retail
10 10 (8.62%) Finance
10 10 (8.62%) Aerospace
10 10 (8.62%) SAP SD
10 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
10 10 (8.62%) Integration Testing
11 9 (7.76%) SAP S/4HANA
11 9 (7.76%) Billing
12 8 (6.90%) Degree
12 8 (6.90%) SAP BW
12 8 (6.90%) CRM
12 8 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
12 8 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
13 7 (6.03%) SAP HANA
13 7 (6.03%) SAP WM

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (5.17%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.59%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (17.24%) SAP MM
2 16 (13.79%) SAP FI
3 15 (12.93%) SAP CO
3 15 (12.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (11.21%) SAP IS-U
5 11 (9.48%) SAP Retail
6 10 (8.62%) SAP SD
7 9 (7.76%) SAP S/4HANA
8 7 (6.03%) SAP WM
9 5 (4.31%) SAP ERP
9 5 (4.31%) SAP PP
10 4 (3.45%) SAP APO
11 3 (2.59%) SAP Business One
11 3 (2.59%) SAP HCM
11 3 (2.59%) SAP HR
11 3 (2.59%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (2.59%) SAP PS
12 2 (1.72%) ResourceLink
12 2 (1.72%) SAP PA-EC
12 2 (1.72%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) SAP BW
2 7 (6.03%) SAP HANA
3 5 (4.31%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) LSMW
General
1 17 (14.66%) Manufacturing
2 16 (13.79%) Retail
3 10 (8.62%) Aerospace
3 10 (8.62%) Finance
4 9 (7.76%) Billing
5 3 (2.59%) Automotive
5 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 3 (2.59%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.72%) Advertising
6 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) German Language
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) SAP Smart Forms
2 5 (4.31%) SAP PI
3 4 (3.45%) SAP Fiori
4 3 (2.59%) EDI
5 2 (1.72%) IDoc
5 2 (1.72%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.72%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.72%) SAP XI
5 2 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (0.86%) BAPI
6 1 (0.86%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.86%) Middleware
6 1 (0.86%) SAP TM
6 1 (0.86%) SOAP
6 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.45%) NHS
2 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.86%) Linux
1 1 (0.86%) Unix
1 1 (0.86%) Windows
1 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.52%) Logistics
1 18 (15.52%) Migration
2 17 (14.66%) ERP
3 16 (13.79%) Data Migration
4 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.62%) Integration Testing
6 8 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
6 8 (6.90%) CRM
7 6 (5.17%) Order to Cash
7 6 (5.17%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.31%) Process Improvement
8 5 (4.31%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (3.45%) Coaching
9 4 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.45%) Supply Chain Planning
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.59%) Data Mapping
10 3 (2.59%) Data Strategy
10 3 (2.59%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.14%) ABAP
2 3 (2.59%) SAPscript
2 3 (2.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.86%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.72%) Kronos
3 2 (1.72%) NGA Human Resources
4 1 (0.86%) Ariba
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle