The median contractor rate for a SAP Consultant was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Consultant
England / South East
Rank 137 147 160
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 109 121 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.39% 1.31% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.38% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 33
Median daily rate £438 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.71% +0.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £355 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £600 £550
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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7381 8760 9210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.01% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4170 5353 4928
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 377 447
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 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
Surrey +25 25 £425 -10.62% 4
Hampshire +19 25 £475 +2.70%
West Sussex -5 19 £446 -10.75% 6
Berkshire +2 18 £475 +10.14% 3
Middlesex +3 6 £325 -16.55%
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £400 -19.59%
M4 Corridor - 1 £500 -
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 199 (100.00%) SAP
2 39 (19.60%) Migration
3 32 (16.08%) SAP BW
4 30 (15.08%) ERP
5 29 (14.57%) ABAP
6 25 (12.56%) Data Migration
7 22 (11.06%) CRM
8 21 (10.55%) SAP HR
9 18 (9.05%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (9.05%) Finance
10 17 (8.54%) SAP FI
10 17 (8.54%) NetWeaver
11 15 (7.54%) GAP Analysis
11 15 (7.54%) SuccessFactors
12 14 (7.04%) SAP GTS
12 14 (7.04%) SAP FI/CO
12 14 (7.04%) SAP CO
13 13 (6.53%) SAP PSCD
13 13 (6.53%) SAP Data Services
13 13 (6.53%) SAP HANA
13 13 (6.53%) Time Management
13 13 (6.53%) SAP IS-U
14 12 (6.03%) SAP Implementation
14 12 (6.03%) SAP Basis
14 12 (6.03%) Java
14 12 (6.03%) ITIL
15 11 (5.53%) SAP MM
15 11 (5.53%) SAP ERP
15 11 (5.53%) Test Management
15 11 (5.53%) Security Cleared

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 17 (8.54%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 21 (10.55%) SAP HR
2 17 (8.54%) SAP FI
3 14 (7.04%) SAP CO
3 14 (7.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (7.04%) SAP GTS
4 13 (6.53%) SAP IS-U
4 13 (6.53%) SAP PSCD
5 11 (5.53%) SAP ERP
5 11 (5.53%) SAP MM
6 9 (4.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (4.02%) SAP PP
7 8 (4.02%) SAP S/4HANA
7 8 (4.02%) SAP SD
8 7 (3.52%) SAP Retail
8 7 (3.52%) SAP WM
9 6 (3.02%) SAP Payroll
10 5 (2.51%) SAP EHS
10 5 (2.51%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 5 (2.51%) SAP HCM
11 4 (2.01%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.54%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) SMS
2 1 (0.50%) Firewall
2 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.08%) SAP BW
2 18 (9.05%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (6.53%) SAP Data Services
3 13 (6.53%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.01%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (2.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (2.01%) DB2
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.01%) Lumira
6 2 (1.01%) OLAP
6 2 (1.01%) Power BI
7 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) LSMW
General
1 18 (9.05%) Finance
2 10 (5.03%) Retail
3 9 (4.52%) General Ledger
3 9 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.02%) Legal
4 8 (4.02%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.51%) Billing
7 4 (2.01%) Banking
7 4 (2.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) French Language
8 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.03%) SAP Basis
2 10 (5.03%) SAP XI
2 10 (5.03%) SAPUI5
2 10 (5.03%) Web Dynpro
3 5 (2.51%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (2.01%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.01%) BAPI
5 2 (1.01%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.50%) EDI
6 1 (0.50%) HTML
6 1 (0.50%) HTML5
6 1 (0.50%) Middleware
6 1 (0.50%) REST
6 1 (0.50%) SAML
6 1 (0.50%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.50%) Web Services
6 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.52%) Learning Management System
3 5 (2.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.51%) Life Science
5 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.50%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.01%) AIX
1 4 (2.01%) Linux
2 2 (1.01%) Solaris
2 2 (1.01%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.60%) Migration
2 30 (15.08%) ERP
3 25 (12.56%) Data Migration
4 22 (11.06%) CRM
5 15 (7.54%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (6.53%) Time Management
7 12 (6.03%) ITIL
7 12 (6.03%) SAP Implementation
8 11 (5.53%) Test Management
9 9 (4.52%) Data Management
9 9 (4.52%) Logistics
9 9 (4.52%) Master Data Management
9 9 (4.52%) Project Management
9 9 (4.52%) Revenue Management
10 8 (4.02%) Process Improvement
10 8 (4.02%) Service Management
11 7 (3.52%) Change Management
11 7 (3.52%) Functional Testing
11 7 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.57%) ABAP
2 12 (6.03%) Java
3 2 (1.01%) SQL
4 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.03%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.52%) CCA
4 4 (2.01%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.50%) Degree
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.02%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.51%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) GAMP
3 1 (0.50%) GCP
3 1 (0.50%) GMP
3 1 (0.50%) GxP
3 1 (0.50%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 199 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (4.52%) webMethods
3 6 (3.02%) Oracle
4 5 (2.51%) CA
5 4 (2.01%) BMC
5 4 (2.01%) hybris
5 4 (2.01%) Sybase
6 3 (1.51%) Sun
7 2 (1.01%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.01%) VMware
8 1 (0.50%) Citrix
8 1 (0.50%) HP
8 1 (0.50%) Infor
8 1 (0.50%) Informatica
8 1 (0.50%) OpenText
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