The median contractor rate for a SAP Functional Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 30 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.

SAP Functional Consultant
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 263 257
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.043% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.045% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 7452 8948 9294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.08% 95.15% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 5474 4992
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 £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 383 458
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +5.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

SAP Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (10.00%) SAPUI5
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
5 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) ABAP
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CO

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 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Retail
2 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (10.00%) SAPUI5
1 1 (10.00%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP