Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 October 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 188 194
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 +37
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 190 199 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.29% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 100 114
South East median daily rate £500 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +2.15%
10th Percentile £313 £412 £347
90th Percentile £628 £700 £621
England median daily rate £525 £513 £463
% change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% -0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £82.50 £5.00
% change year-on-year - +1550.00% -95.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the 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 15,556 15,395 16,075
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.67% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,332 9,121 9,631
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £253 £241 £230
90th Percentile £579 £570 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 635 788
South East median hourly rate £20.17 £18.00 £19.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.06% -6.34% +8.15%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.28
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.30 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.14% +1.08% +4.11%

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 October 2018.

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 October 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
Thames Valley +9 59 £500 -2.44% 12
Berkshire +6 54 £500 -9.09% 10
Hampshire -26 49 £525 -12.50% 7
West Sussex 0 34 £550 +4.76% 2
Surrey -15 33 £422 +1.18% 4
East Sussex +12 10 £550 -
Oxfordshire +6 3 £700 +64.71% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £575 +13.58% 1
Middlesex +4 2 - - 1
SAP Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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.

1 190 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (21.58%) Finance
3 32 (16.84%) ERP
4 27 (14.21%) SAP Data Services
5 26 (13.68%) SAP FI
5 26 (13.68%) Migration
6 24 (12.63%) CRM
6 24 (12.63%) SAP PSCD
7 23 (12.11%) SAP ERP
7 23 (12.11%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (11.58%) SAP BW
8 22 (11.58%) Revenue Management
9 21 (11.05%) Telecoms
9 21 (11.05%) SAP S/4HANA
10 20 (10.53%) SAP HANA
11 19 (10.00%) Security Cleared
12 18 (9.47%) SC Cleared
13 17 (8.95%) SAP CO
13 17 (8.95%) Billing
13 17 (8.95%) CCA
14 16 (8.42%) webMethods
14 16 (8.42%) SAP FI/CO
14 16 (8.42%) SAP XI
14 16 (8.42%) SuccessFactors
14 16 (8.42%) Test Scripting
14 16 (8.42%) General Ledger
14 16 (8.42%) Accounts Receivable
15 15 (7.89%) Accounts Payable
15 15 (7.89%) Data Migration
15 15 (7.89%) Master Data Management

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 7 (3.68%) NetWeaver
1 7 (3.68%) SAP Portal
2 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (13.68%) SAP FI
2 24 (12.63%) SAP PSCD
3 23 (12.11%) SAP ERP
4 21 (11.05%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (8.95%) SAP CO
6 16 (8.42%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (5.26%) SAP FI-CA
7 10 (5.26%) SAP PS
8 9 (4.74%) SAP IS-U
8 9 (4.74%) SAP PP
9 8 (4.21%) SAP MM
9 8 (4.21%) SAP WM
10 7 (3.68%) SAP BPC
10 7 (3.68%) SAP SD
11 6 (3.16%) SAP GRC
11 6 (3.16%) SAP PM
11 6 (3.16%) SAP QM
12 5 (2.63%) SAP Business One
12 5 (2.63%) SAP SRM
13 4 (2.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.42%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.58%) Taleo
4 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.58%) RFID
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) LAN
2 1 (0.53%) NAS
2 1 (0.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.21%) SAP Data Services
2 23 (12.11%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (11.58%) SAP BW
4 20 (10.53%) SAP HANA
5 7 (3.68%) Lumira
5 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.53%) DTS
8 1 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.16%) LSMW
2 1 (0.53%) NWDI
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 21 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.95%) Billing
4 16 (8.42%) General Ledger
5 11 (5.79%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.11%) Advertising
8 3 (1.58%) Retail
9 1 (0.53%) German Language
9 1 (0.53%) Local Government
9 1 (0.53%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.42%) SAP XI
2 9 (4.74%) SAP PI
3 8 (4.21%) SAP Basis
4 5 (2.63%) IDoc
5 4 (2.11%) BAPI
5 4 (2.11%) EDI
6 3 (1.58%) Middleware
7 2 (1.05%) SAP TM
8 1 (0.53%) J2EE
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.53%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.68%) Clustering
3 4 (2.11%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.58%) Life Science
4 3 (1.58%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.05%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.21%) Linux
2 7 (3.68%) AIX
2 7 (3.68%) SUSE
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.84%) ERP
2 26 (13.68%) Migration
3 24 (12.63%) CRM
4 22 (11.58%) Revenue Management
5 16 (8.42%) Accounts Receivable
5 16 (8.42%) Test Scripting
6 15 (7.89%) Accounts Payable
6 15 (7.89%) Data Migration
6 15 (7.89%) Master Data Management
7 14 (7.37%) SAP Implementation
8 13 (6.84%) Logistics
9 12 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.32%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 11 (5.79%) Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (5.26%) Validation
12 8 (4.21%) Data Modelling
12 8 (4.21%) Demand Management
12 8 (4.21%) Integration Testing
13 7 (3.68%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (3.68%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.37%) Java
1 14 (7.37%) SQL
2 13 (6.84%) ABAP
3 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.95%) CCA
4 6 (3.16%) Degree
5 5 (2.63%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.58%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.63%) QA
3 4 (2.11%) IFRS
4 3 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.05%) GxP
6 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.53%) GAMP
6 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (5.79%) HP ALM
2 7 (3.68%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (3.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 190 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (8.42%) webMethods
3 11 (5.79%) Ariba
3 11 (5.79%) HP
3 11 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.79%) Oracle
4 4 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.05%) Cognos
5 2 (1.05%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.05%) hybris
5 2 (1.05%) IBM
6 1 (0.53%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.53%) Apple
6 1 (0.53%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.53%) Tableau