Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Data Consultant was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Data Consultant
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 811 827
Rank change year-on-year -43 +16 -34
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Data Consultant 42 75 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.071% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.075% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 50 32
UK median daily rate £488 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +1.41%
10th Percentile £410 £375 £363
90th Percentile £695 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £5.00 -

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 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

SAP Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Data Consultant in the UK

SAP Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Data Consultant in the UK

SAP Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Data Consultant over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Data Consultant in the UK

SAP Data Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Data Consultant in the UK

SAP Data Consultant
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Data Consultant within the UK 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
England -37 40 £488 -7.14% 4
UK excluding London +19 26 £475 +2.70% 4
North of England +61 13 £544 -9.38% 1
North West +37 11 £625 -5.66%
London -21 10 £525 -8.70%
South East -7 8 - - 2
Midlands +29 3 £475 -20.83%
Yorkshire +22 2 £426 -22.64% 1
West Midlands +17 2 £450 -25.00%
South West -2 1 £475 -
East of England -4 1 £575 +19.48% 1
East Midlands - 1 £475 -

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

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

1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (40.48%) Data Migration
2 17 (40.48%) Migration
3 10 (23.81%) Retail
3 10 (23.81%) Data Management
3 10 (23.81%) ERP
4 9 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (19.05%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (19.05%) Finance
5 8 (19.05%) SAP Retail
5 8 (19.05%) Validation
6 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 7 (16.67%) SAP ERP
6 7 (16.67%) SAP MDG
7 6 (14.29%) Logistics
7 6 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (11.90%) ETL
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Data Mapping
8 5 (11.90%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (11.90%) Virtual Team
9 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
9 4 (9.52%) Cutover Planning
9 4 (9.52%) Data Validation
9 4 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (9.52%) SQL
9 4 (9.52%) BAPI
9 4 (9.52%) LSMW
9 4 (9.52%) Runbook
10 3 (7.14%) Data Strategy

SAP Data 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:

Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SAP Retail
2 7 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 7 (16.67%) SAP MDG
3 5 (11.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (7.14%) SAP MDM
4 3 (7.14%) SAP MM
5 2 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (4.76%) SAP CO
5 2 (4.76%) SAP FI
5 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (4.76%) SAP WM
6 1 (2.38%) SAP PLM
6 1 (2.38%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.14%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) LSMW
General
1 10 (23.81%) Retail
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) BAPI
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Virtual Team
2 3 (7.14%) FMCG
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Data Migration
1 17 (40.48%) Migration
2 10 (23.81%) Data Management
2 10 (23.81%) ERP
3 9 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (19.05%) Validation
5 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) Logistics
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Data Mapping
7 5 (11.90%) ETL
8 4 (9.52%) Cutover Planning
8 4 (9.52%) Data Validation
8 4 (9.52%) Runbook
8 4 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (7.14%) Data Extraction
9 3 (7.14%) Data Governance
9 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
9 3 (7.14%) Data Strategy
9 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) ABAP
2 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) BMC
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.38%) OpenText
4 1 (2.38%) Sage