Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Basis Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 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 Basis Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 848 838 823
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 -5
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Basis Consultant 28 32 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.033% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.035% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 31
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £379 £381 £325
90th Percentile £674 £510 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +23.53% +0.29% -19.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 95,087 92,090 101,917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,169 60,120 64,967
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £254 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,779 3,236 3,857
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -2.81% +12.24%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +9.09%

SAP Basis Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis Consultant in the UK

SAP Basis Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP Basis Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Basis Consultant in the UK

SAP Basis Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Basis Consultant over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Basis Consultant in the UK

SAP Basis Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis Consultant.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Basis Consultant in the UK

SAP Basis Consultant
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England +1 23 £475 +11.76% 2
London -17 12 £456 +7.35%
UK excluding London -12 11 £525 +23.53% 2
North of England +40 7 £563 +12.50% 1
North West +19 7 £563 - 1
Midlands +8 2 - - 1
South East -35 2 £513 +20.59%
West Midlands +11 1 - - 1
East Midlands +4 1 - -

SAP Basis Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, SAP Basis 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 featuring SAP Basis Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) SAP
1 28 (100.00%) SAP Basis
2 14 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 12 (42.86%) NetWeaver
4 6 (21.43%) SAP BW
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) CRM
5 5 (17.86%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) Sybase
6 4 (14.29%) DB2
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) SAP ERP
6 4 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (10.71%) SAP SRM
7 3 (10.71%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.71%) ABAP
7 3 (10.71%) Unix
7 3 (10.71%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) High Availability
8 2 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (7.14%) SAP PI
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (7.14%) SQL

SAP Basis Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (42.86%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 3 (10.71%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (10.71%) SAP SRM
3 2 (7.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.57%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 6 (21.43%) SAP BW
3 4 (14.29%) DB2
4 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.71%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Anywhere
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) LSMW
2 1 (3.57%) Introscope
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (7.14%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) CRM
1 5 (17.86%) ERP
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (7.14%) High Availability
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) ABAP
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Sybase
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Ariba
4 1 (3.57%) Concur
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) OpenText