Period
to 21 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an SAP Data Consultant was £519 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 847 847 797
Rank change year-on-year 0 -50 +18
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Data Consultant 33 38 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.037% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.039% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 43
UK median daily rate £519 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% -13.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £451 £411 £403
90th Percentile £585 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +1.32% -9.52% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £5.00
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 93,776 96,370 91,048
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 94.87% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,101 63,996 59,365
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £253
90th Percentile £644 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,932 2,863 3,248
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.93 £10.63
90th Percentile £49.47 £48.75 £47.50
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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +5 31 £525 +10.53% 12
London +14 16 £525 - 4
UK excluding London -19 13 £481 +1.32% 10
South East -3 10 £513 +22.02% 2
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Midlands -11 1 - - 2
South West - 1 £450 - 2
Scotland - 1 - - 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (72.73%) Data Migration
2 24 (72.73%) Migration
3 16 (48.48%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (39.39%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (36.36%) ERP
6 11 (33.33%) Data Integration
7 10 (30.30%) Validation
8 9 (27.27%) SAP MM
8 9 (27.27%) LSMW
8 9 (27.27%) SAP MDG
9 8 (24.24%) Data Validation
10 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
10 7 (21.21%) Data Mapping
11 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (18.18%) ETL
11 6 (18.18%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
12 5 (15.15%) Data Structures
13 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
13 4 (12.12%) SAP Data Services
13 4 (12.12%) SAP Implementation
13 4 (12.12%) SQL
13 4 (12.12%) Project Management
14 3 (9.09%) Quality Management
14 3 (9.09%) Ariba
14 3 (9.09%) Retail
14 3 (9.09%) SAP PM
14 3 (9.09%) Logistics

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 (3.03%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (48.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (27.27%) SAP MDG
2 9 (27.27%) SAP MM
3 3 (9.09%) SAP PM
4 2 (6.06%) SAP FI
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Retail
5 1 (3.03%) SAP CS
5 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.03%) SAP R/3
5 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.12%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) BODI
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) HBase
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) LSMW
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) SAP ALE
2 1 (3.03%) Caffe
2 1 (3.03%) CNTK
2 1 (3.03%) IDoc
2 1 (3.03%) Kafka
2 1 (3.03%) MXNet
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (3.03%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.03%) SAPUI5
2 1 (3.03%) TensorFlow
2 1 (3.03%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Data Migration
1 24 (72.73%) Migration
2 13 (39.39%) Data Cleansing
3 12 (36.36%) ERP
4 11 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 10 (30.30%) Validation
6 8 (24.24%) Data Validation
7 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
7 7 (21.21%) Data Mapping
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.18%) ETL
9 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
10 4 (12.12%) Project Management
10 4 (12.12%) SAP Implementation
11 3 (9.09%) Logistics
11 3 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (9.09%) Quality Management
12 2 (6.06%) Analytics
12 2 (6.06%) Data Management
12 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Ariba
3 2 (6.06%) Baan
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Sage
4 1 (3.03%) Talend