Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Data Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 836 841
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 0
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Data Consultant 30 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.042% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.045% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 41
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £383 £406 £375
90th Percentile £583 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £488 £438
% change year-on-year +12.82% +11.43% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 97,845 94,346 99,963
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.94% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,305 61,972 65,147
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,138 2,810 3,268
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.08% +3.89% +0.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

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 22 October 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 8 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 22 October 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 -23 27 £525 +5.00%
UK excluding London -42 14 £550 +12.82%
South East -14 10 £420 -20.08%
London -5 9 £525 +5.00%
West Midlands -18 2 £600 +33.33%
Midlands -29 2 £600 +26.32%
East of England +7 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (76.67%) Data Migration
2 23 (76.67%) Migration
3 16 (53.33%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (36.67%) Data Cleansing
4 11 (36.67%) ETL
5 8 (26.67%) LSMW
6 7 (23.33%) Logistics
6 7 (23.33%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) ERP
7 6 (20.00%) Validation
8 5 (16.67%) Data Management
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
9 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (13.33%) SAP MM
10 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
10 3 (10.00%) BAPI
10 3 (10.00%) SQL
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.00%) SAP ERP
10 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
10 3 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (10.00%) Cutover Planning
10 3 (10.00%) Runbook
10 3 (10.00%) SAP MDG
11 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (13.33%) SAP MM
3 3 (10.00%) SAP ERP
3 3 (10.00%) SAP MDG
4 2 (6.67%) SAP FI
5 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.33%) SAP PM
5 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) BODI
4 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) HBase
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) LSMW
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) BAPI
2 2 (6.67%) EDI
3 1 (3.33%) Caffe
3 1 (3.33%) CNTK
3 1 (3.33%) Kafka
3 1 (3.33%) MXNet
3 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.33%) SAPUI5
3 1 (3.33%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.33%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Data Migration
1 23 (76.67%) Migration
2 11 (36.67%) Data Cleansing
2 11 (36.67%) ETL
3 7 (23.33%) Logistics
4 6 (20.00%) ERP
4 6 (20.00%) Validation
5 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Cutover Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (10.00%) Runbook
7 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Ariba
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Sage
3 1 (3.33%) Talend