Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Data Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 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 Data Consultant
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 871 811 838
Rank change year-on-year -60 +27 +21
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Data Consultant 26 47 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.049% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.052% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 41
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £339 £423 £379
90th Percentile £573 £663 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £438
% change year-on-year -4.76% +19.93% +9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £54.00
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 97,761 90,923 103,351
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.98% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,013 59,062 67,380
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,131 2,801 3,129
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +6.29%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.75 £10.37
90th Percentile £48.00 £49.00 £46.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +9.73%

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 17 August 2018.

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 10 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 17 August 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 -60 23 £500 -1.23%
UK excluding London -29 17 £500 -4.76%
South East -5 12 £420 -18.13%
London -32 4 £475 -5.00%
Midlands -4 2 £600 +20.00%
West Midlands -17 2 £600 +20.00%
East of England -14 1 - -
North West -16 1 £450 -28.00%
North of England -27 1 £450 -28.00%
Scotland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, SAP Data Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring SAP Data Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (80.77%) Data Migration
2 21 (80.77%) Migration
3 12 (46.15%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Logistics
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) ERP
5 6 (23.08%) LSMW
5 6 (23.08%) Data Management
5 6 (23.08%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (23.08%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (23.08%) Validation
6 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (15.38%) EDI
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
8 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (11.54%) BAPI
8 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
8 3 (11.54%) SAP ERP
8 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
8 3 (11.54%) Runbook
8 3 (11.54%) SAP MDG
8 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
8 3 (11.54%) Cutover Planning

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:

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
2 3 (11.54%) SAP ERP
2 3 (11.54%) SAP FI
2 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (11.54%) SAP MDG
3 2 (7.69%) SAP HR
3 2 (7.69%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) LSMW
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) EDI
2 3 (11.54%) BAPI
3 2 (7.69%) IDoc
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Data Migration
1 21 (80.77%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) ETL
2 7 (26.92%) Logistics
3 6 (23.08%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (23.08%) Data Management
3 6 (23.08%) ERP
3 6 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Cutover Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
4 3 (11.54%) Data Mapping
4 3 (11.54%) Runbook
5 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle