Period
to 17 June 2019

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 June 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 167 164
Rank change year-on-year -28 -3 +37
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 166 231 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.13% 1.41% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.49% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 91 100
South East median daily rate £495 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% -1.04% +2.40%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £375
90th Percentile £650 £630 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £75.00 - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 - £80.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 14,005 15,496 14,527
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 94.48% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,361 9,102 8,359
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.33% +0.88%
10th Percentile £258 £256 £248
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.69% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 617 648 691
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £18.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.32% +5.36% -12.50%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £18.64 £18.98
% change year-on-year +4.64% -1.82% -5.10%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the South East

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in the South East

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in the South East

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in the South East

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Thames Valley +45 82 £500 -9.09% 3
Berkshire -1 63 £525 -4.55% 2
Surrey +1 21 £475 +17.28%
West Sussex -9 21 £488 -
Hampshire -66 19 £525 +10.53% 6
Buckinghamshire +33 17 £450 -3.23%
East Sussex -2 12 £525 -4.55%
Oxfordshire +24 2 £500 - 1
Sussex +5 1 £475 +5.56%
SAP Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 South East region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 166 (100.00%) SAP
2 67 (40.36%) SAP S/4HANA
3 52 (31.33%) Finance
4 38 (22.89%) SAP FI
5 35 (21.08%) SAP CO
6 34 (20.48%) SAP FI/CO
7 28 (16.87%) ERP
8 20 (12.05%) Migration
9 18 (10.84%) SQL
10 16 (9.64%) CRM
10 16 (9.64%) SAP MM
10 16 (9.64%) BusinessObjects
10 16 (9.64%) SAP ERP
11 15 (9.04%) SAP Implementation
11 15 (9.04%) SAP BW
12 14 (8.43%) SAP HANA
13 13 (7.83%) SAP MDG
14 12 (7.23%) Windows
14 12 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (6.63%) ABAP
15 11 (6.63%) Ariba
15 11 (6.63%) Data Governance
15 11 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (6.63%) Test Scripting
16 10 (6.02%) SAP PI
16 10 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (6.02%) Accounts Payable
16 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
17 9 (5.42%) Accounts Receivable

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (3.01%) SAP Portal
2 3 (1.81%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.60%) Confluence
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 67 (40.36%) SAP S/4HANA
2 38 (22.89%) SAP FI
3 35 (21.08%) SAP CO
4 34 (20.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (9.64%) SAP ERP
5 16 (9.64%) SAP MM
6 13 (7.83%) SAP MDG
7 9 (5.42%) SAP FI-CA
8 7 (4.22%) SAP BPC
8 7 (4.22%) SAP SD
9 6 (3.61%) SAP HR
9 6 (3.61%) SAP PSCD
9 6 (3.61%) SAP WM
10 5 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (2.41%) SAP CRM
11 4 (2.41%) SAP HCM
11 4 (2.41%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (1.81%) SAP CS
12 3 (1.81%) SAP FSCM
13 2 (1.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.22%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.64%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (9.04%) SAP BW
3 14 (8.43%) SAP HANA
4 7 (4.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.61%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (2.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.81%) Lumira
8 2 (1.20%) Big Data
8 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.20%) OLAP
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) PVCS
2 5 (3.01%) LSMW
3 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 52 (31.33%) Finance
2 9 (5.42%) General Ledger
3 7 (4.22%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.61%) Billing
5 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.81%) Banking
6 3 (1.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.02%) SAP PI
2 9 (5.42%) SAP Basis
3 8 (4.82%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (4.22%) SAP XI
5 5 (3.01%) SAP ALE
6 3 (1.81%) IDoc
6 3 (1.81%) SAPUI5
6 3 (1.81%) Web Services
7 2 (1.20%) CSS
7 2 (1.20%) Middleware
8 1 (0.60%) SAP CO-PA
8 1 (0.60%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.22%) Replication
4 4 (2.41%) Clustering
4 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) FMCG
6 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.20%) Derivative
6 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.23%) Windows
2 5 (3.01%) Linux
3 4 (2.41%) AIX
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (2.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.87%) ERP
2 20 (12.05%) Migration
3 16 (9.64%) CRM
4 15 (9.04%) SAP Implementation
5 12 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (6.63%) Data Governance
6 11 (6.63%) Test Scripting
7 10 (6.02%) Accounts Payable
7 10 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (5.42%) Accounts Receivable
8 9 (5.42%) Data Migration
8 9 (5.42%) Data Modelling
8 9 (5.42%) Logistics
8 9 (5.42%) Validation
8 9 (5.42%) Workflow
9 8 (4.82%) Analytics
9 8 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.82%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (4.22%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.84%) SQL
2 11 (6.63%) ABAP
3 6 (3.61%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.01%) Degree
2 5 (3.01%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) CCA
4 2 (1.20%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) CIPD
4 2 (1.20%) MCSA
4 2 (1.20%) MCSE
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) HP ALM
2 4 (2.41%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (6.63%) Ariba
3 7 (4.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.61%) HP
4 6 (3.61%) Oracle
5 3 (1.81%) Concur
5 3 (1.81%) webMethods
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.60%) hybris
6 1 (0.60%) JDA
6 1 (0.60%) Kronos
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.60%) Workday