The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 239 202
Rank change year-on-year +66 -37  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 672 568 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.43% 1.07% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.13% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 296 276
Median daily rate £513 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.21% -2.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £70.25 £58.58 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.92% -9.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £58.58 £65.00
% change year-on-year +2.42% -9.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +64 628 £513 +9.04% 79
London +42 199 £500 +15.60% 37
South East +55 127 £525 +5.00% 5
North West +76 88 £550 +4.76% 13
Manchester +45 49 £550 +4.76% 5
East Midlands +10 44 £510 - 3
Berkshire +34 37 £550 +22.22% 2
Hampshire +25 35 £635 +33.68%
Derbyshire +9 35 £510 -2.85%
Derby +5 30 £510 -5.11%
West Midlands -1 27 £525 +23.52% 3
Surrey +5 21 £435 -24.34% 1
East of England -2 13 £350 -18.84% 2
South West -9 13 £538 +25.36% 1
Yorkshire +16 12 £525 -4.54% 5
West Sussex +15 12 £545 -7.23% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -3 12 £435 -10.23%
Brentford +7 11 - -
Worthing +13 10 £565 +2.72%
Cumbria +9 10 £575 -13.20%
North East +56 9 £480 +1.58% 1
Portsmouth - 8 £490 -
Warwickshire +16 7 £475 +35.71%
Middlesex +14 7 £550 +15.78%
Southampton +11 7 £673 -
Birmingham +7 6 £500 +21.21% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £280 -37.95%
Hertfordshire 0 6 £475 +16.20% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £600 -
Worcester - 6 £600 -

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 1296 (100.00%) SAP
2 230 (17.75%) Finance
3 179 (13.81%) SAP FI
4 176 (13.58%) SAP CO
5 155 (11.96%) SAP FI/CO
6 141 (10.88%) Migration
7 122 (9.41%) SAP HANA
8 121 (9.34%) SAP BW
8 121 (9.34%) ABAP
8 121 (9.34%) ERP
9 116 (8.95%) SAP SD
10 113 (8.72%) Manufacturing
11 106 (8.18%) Retail
12 104 (8.02%) Data Migration
13 101 (7.79%) Security Cleared
14 88 (6.79%) SAP MM
15 82 (6.33%) SAP HR
16 80 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 80 (6.17%) SC Cleared
17 77 (5.94%) Logistics
18 73 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
19 68 (5.25%) SAP HCM
20 63 (4.86%) CRM
21 62 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
22 60 (4.63%) SAP Retail
23 59 (4.55%) SAP ERP
24 58 (4.48%) SAP Basis
24 58 (4.48%) Billing
25 54 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
26 53 (4.09%) SAP IS-U

SAP 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 21 (1.62%) NetWeaver
2 19 (1.47%) SAP Portal
3 7 (0.54%) Documentum
4 5 (0.39%) SAP EP
5 3 (0.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.077%) IIS
6 1 (0.077%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.077%) InDesign
6 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 179 (13.81%) SAP FI
2 176 (13.58%) SAP CO
3 155 (11.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 116 (8.95%) SAP SD
5 88 (6.79%) SAP MM
6 82 (6.33%) SAP HR
7 68 (5.25%) SAP HCM
8 60 (4.63%) SAP Retail
9 59 (4.55%) SAP ERP
10 53 (4.09%) SAP IS-U
11 50 (3.86%) SAP Payroll
12 47 (3.63%) SAP S/4HANA
13 38 (2.93%) SAP PP
14 37 (2.85%) SAP WM
15 34 (2.62%) SAP BPC
16 33 (2.55%) SAP CRM
17 28 (2.16%) SAP QM
18 27 (2.08%) SAP GTS
19 25 (1.93%) OpenText VIM for SAP
20 24 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.55%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.39%) Boomi
4 2 (0.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.077%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.077%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.31%) SMS
2 2 (0.15%) FTP
2 2 (0.15%) RFID
2 2 (0.15%) RTP
3 1 (0.077%) HTTP
3 1 (0.077%) LDAP
3 1 (0.077%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (9.41%) SAP HANA
2 121 (9.34%) SAP BW
3 62 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
4 47 (3.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 34 (2.62%) SAP Data Services
6 18 (1.39%) SQL Server
7 12 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (0.54%) DB2
9 7 (0.54%) Qlik Sense
9 7 (0.54%) QlikView
10 5 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.31%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.23%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.23%) OLAP
12 3 (0.23%) Spotfire
13 2 (0.15%) Big Data
13 2 (0.15%) BODI
13 2 (0.15%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 17 (1.31%) LSMW
2 1 (0.077%) JIRA
2 1 (0.077%) NWDI
2 1 (0.077%) Visual Composer
General
1 230 (17.75%) Finance
2 113 (8.72%) Manufacturing
3 106 (8.18%) Retail
4 80 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 58 (4.48%) Billing
6 38 (2.93%) Legal
7 33 (2.55%) Banking
8 24 (1.85%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.08%) Aerospace
10 13 (1.00%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.93%) German Language
12 11 (0.85%) Marketing
13 10 (0.77%) Dutch Language
14 9 (0.69%) Advertising
15 7 (0.54%) French Language
16 6 (0.46%) Back Office
17 4 (0.31%) Automotive
18 3 (0.23%) Czech Language
18 3 (0.23%) Danish Language
18 3 (0.23%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.48%) SAP Basis
2 50 (3.86%) IDoc
3 47 (3.63%) SAP Fiori
4 30 (2.31%) EDI
5 29 (2.24%) SAPUI5
6 26 (2.01%) SAP PI
7 17 (1.31%) SAP XI
8 13 (1.00%) SAP CO-PA
8 13 (1.00%) Web Dynpro
9 10 (0.77%) BAPI
10 9 (0.69%) SAP ALE
10 9 (0.69%) SAP Smart Forms
11 8 (0.62%) Web Services
12 6 (0.46%) HTML
12 6 (0.46%) REST
12 6 (0.46%) XML
13 5 (0.39%) CSS
13 5 (0.39%) HTML5
13 5 (0.39%) Middleware
13 5 (0.39%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 45 (3.47%) FMCG
2 32 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (0.62%) e-Learning
5 6 (0.46%) Driving Licence
5 6 (0.46%) Life Science
5 6 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.39%) Data Structures
6 5 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (0.39%) Learning Management System
7 4 (0.31%) Smart Meter
7 4 (0.31%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.23%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.15%) Replication
10 1 (0.077%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.077%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.077%) EPoS
10 1 (0.077%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.077%) PMI
10 1 (0.077%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 12 (0.93%) Linux
2 11 (0.85%) Windows
3 8 (0.62%) Unix
4 6 (0.46%) Solaris
5 5 (0.39%) AIX
6 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.23%) SUSE
7 1 (0.077%) Android
7 1 (0.077%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.077%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (10.88%) Migration
2 121 (9.34%) ERP
3 104 (8.02%) Data Migration
4 77 (5.94%) Logistics
5 73 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (4.86%) CRM
7 54 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (3.78%) SAP Implementation
9 47 (3.63%) Procure-to-Pay
10 46 (3.55%) Project Management
11 44 (3.40%) Integration Testing
12 42 (3.24%) Change Management
12 42 (3.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 39 (3.01%) GAP Analysis
13 39 (3.01%) Time Management
14 34 (2.62%) SAP Security
15 31 (2.39%) Data Management
16 26 (2.01%) Workflow
17 25 (1.93%) Coaching
17 25 (1.93%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 121 (9.34%) ABAP
2 27 (2.08%) Java
3 21 (1.62%) SQL
4 10 (0.77%) JavaScript
5 9 (0.69%) C
6 3 (0.23%) PHP
6 3 (0.23%) VBA
7 2 (0.15%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.077%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 80 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 32 (2.47%) Degree
4 16 (1.23%) CCA
4 16 (1.23%) SAP Certification
5 8 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.23%) CRISC
8 2 (0.15%) Dell Certification
8 2 (0.15%) ISACA
8 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.077%) ACCA
9 1 (0.077%) CIMA
9 1 (0.077%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.077%) CISA
9 1 (0.077%) CISM
9 1 (0.077%) CISSP
9 1 (0.077%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.077%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (0.69%) QA
2 6 (0.46%) PMO
3 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.23%) GAAP
5 3 (0.23%) GxP
6 2 (0.15%) COSO
6 2 (0.15%) GMP
6 2 (0.15%) IFRS
7 1 (0.077%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.077%) GAMP
7 1 (0.077%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1296 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (3.16%) Ariba
3 28 (2.16%) Oracle
4 18 (1.39%) OpenText
5 17 (1.31%) hybris
6 16 (1.23%) HP
7 14 (1.08%) Microsoft
8 10 (0.77%) Sybase
8 10 (0.77%) webMethods
9 8 (0.62%) Adobe
9 8 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.54%) CA
11 5 (0.39%) Sun
12 4 (0.31%) Informatica
12 4 (0.31%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.31%) Veritas
13 3 (0.23%) Dell
13 3 (0.23%) Pegasus
14 2 (0.15%) IBM
14 2 (0.15%) Tableau
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Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
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ReThink Recruitment
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Gatwick, West Sussex
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England
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Spring Technology
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Rate: £520 per day
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Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
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London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Washington Frank
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £534 - £535 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £501 per day +
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Rate: £425 - £426 per day
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