Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Functional Consultant was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 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 Functional Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 368 379
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -3
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 15 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.066% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.070% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 8
South East median daily rate £513 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £458 £315 £409
90th Percentile £545 £570 £469
England median daily rate £518 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +17.61% -2.22% -7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 15902 15635 18500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 93.94% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9436 9281 10868
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
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 641 786 927
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SAP Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Functional Consultant in the South East

SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Functional Consultant in the South East

SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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 - 5 £513 -
Hampshire +10 4 £513 +2.50%
West Sussex -5 4 £500 +44.93%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £513 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
SAP Functional Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) ABAP
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) SAP ERP
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (20.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (13.33%) Billing
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Ariba
4 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
4 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
4 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
4 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Portal
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (13.33%) Record to Report
4 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Model
5 1 (6.67%) Source to Pay
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Core Interface
5 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
5 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management

SAP Functional 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 2 (13.33%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP ERP
2 3 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
3 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
4 1 (6.67%) SAP HCM
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Core Interface
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Data Management
2 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (13.33%) Record to Report
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.67%) Conflict Management
3 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Information Management
3 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.67%) Source to Pay
3 1 (6.67%) Spend Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Model
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Ariba