Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 194 215
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 -24
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 181 203 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 1.21% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.29% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 118 93
South East median daily rate £500 £488 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.72% +8.05%
10th Percentile £411 £355 £364
90th Percentile £675 £625 £575
England median daily rate £513 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +7.89% +3.26% -5.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £71.50 £5.00 £105.00
% change year-on-year +1330.00% -95.24% +90.91%

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 15783 15735 18560
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 94.00% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9360 9373 10883
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 642 780 923
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.45
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 2017. 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 -12 60 £513 +10.81%
Berkshire +8 44 £550 +18.92%
Hampshire +37 43 £550 +10.00%
West Sussex -16 27 £450 -10.00%
Surrey -35 21 £418 -24.09% 2
Buckinghamshire -25 11 £513 +18.84%
Middlesex +10 7 £475 +35.71%
Oxfordshire -4 5 £425 -8.11%
Kent -9 2 £575 -
East Sussex +1 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £650 -
SAP Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 181 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (16.02%) Finance
3 24 (13.26%) ABAP
3 24 (13.26%) ERP
4 18 (9.94%) SAP SD
4 18 (9.94%) SAP Fiori
5 17 (9.39%) SAP FI
5 17 (9.39%) SAP ERP
6 16 (8.84%) SC Cleared
6 16 (8.84%) Security Cleared
6 16 (8.84%) Migration
7 14 (7.73%) Logistics
7 14 (7.73%) SAP HANA
7 14 (7.73%) SAP CO
7 14 (7.73%) SAP BW
7 14 (7.73%) Ariba
8 13 (7.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 12 (6.63%) SAP HR
10 11 (6.08%) SAP MM
10 11 (6.08%) SAP HCM
10 11 (6.08%) Data Migration
11 10 (5.52%) SAP Security
11 10 (5.52%) SAP Basis
11 10 (5.52%) SAP Payroll
12 9 (4.97%) Validation
12 9 (4.97%) LSMW
12 9 (4.97%) SAP Portal
12 9 (4.97%) SuccessFactors
13 8 (4.42%) SAP S/4HANA
13 8 (4.42%) SAP Implementation

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 9 (4.97%) SAP Portal
2 7 (3.87%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (9.94%) SAP SD
2 17 (9.39%) SAP ERP
2 17 (9.39%) SAP FI
3 14 (7.73%) SAP CO
4 13 (7.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (6.63%) SAP HR
6 11 (6.08%) SAP HCM
6 11 (6.08%) SAP MM
7 10 (5.52%) SAP Payroll
8 8 (4.42%) SAP PS
8 8 (4.42%) SAP S/4HANA
9 5 (2.76%) SAP BPC
10 4 (2.21%) NetSuite
10 4 (2.21%) SAP PP
11 3 (1.66%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (1.66%) SAP MDG
11 3 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (1.66%) SAP PM
11 3 (1.66%) SAP QM
11 3 (1.66%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (0.55%) Boomi
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.73%) SAP BW
1 14 (7.73%) SAP HANA
2 8 (4.42%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.31%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.10%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (1.10%) QlikView
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.55%) Lumira
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.97%) LSMW
General
1 29 (16.02%) Finance
2 8 (4.42%) Billing
3 6 (3.31%) Banking
3 6 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.66%) Legal
4 3 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.66%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) SAP Fiori
2 10 (5.52%) SAP Basis
3 8 (4.42%) SAP PI
4 7 (3.87%) IDoc
4 7 (3.87%) SAPUI5
5 5 (2.76%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (2.76%) HTML
5 5 (2.76%) HTML5
5 5 (2.76%) MEAP
5 5 (2.76%) Web Services
6 4 (2.21%) BAPI
6 4 (2.21%) PhoneGap
6 4 (2.21%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.66%) EDI
8 2 (1.10%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (1.10%) SAP TM
8 2 (1.10%) XML
9 1 (0.55%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.87%) User Experience
2 6 (3.31%) Virtual Team
3 5 (2.76%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.10%) FMCG
6 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.55%) Life Science
6 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.42%) Windows
2 5 (2.76%) Android
2 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.21%) Linux
4 3 (1.66%) SUSE
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.26%) ERP
2 16 (8.84%) Migration
3 14 (7.73%) Logistics
4 11 (6.08%) Data Migration
5 10 (5.52%) SAP Security
6 9 (4.97%) Validation
7 8 (4.42%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (3.87%) Contract Management
8 7 (3.87%) Data Management
8 7 (3.87%) Project Management
8 7 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.31%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (3.31%) Process Improvement
10 5 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.76%) Data Modelling
10 5 (2.76%) Functional Testing
10 5 (2.76%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (2.76%) Mobile Development
10 5 (2.76%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (2.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.26%) ABAP
2 5 (2.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.21%) SQL
4 3 (1.66%) Java
5 2 (1.10%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (8.84%) SC Cleared
1 16 (8.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.21%) Degree
3 2 (1.10%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.55%) ACCA
4 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.55%) CCA
4 1 (0.55%) CIMA
4 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) IFRS
2 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 181 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (7.73%) Ariba
3 6 (3.31%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle
4 5 (2.76%) Sybase
5 3 (1.66%) hybris
6 2 (1.10%) CA
6 2 (1.10%) OpenText
7 1 (0.55%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) IBM
7 1 (0.55%) JDA
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.55%) Wallstreet Suite