Period
to 25 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Functional Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 June 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 Functional Consultant
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 813 738 785
Rank change year-on-year -75 +47 -27
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 65 92 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.11% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 55
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -8.63%
10th Percentile £400 £329 £400
90th Percentile £630 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.70% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 95,290 86,992 101,087
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.95% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,383 56,264 65,652
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,066 2,875 3,090
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.40 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.74% -11.85% +19.05%

SAP Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP Functional Consultant
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Functional Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 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 -57 60 £525 +10.53% 1
UK excluding London -36 40 £525 +16.67%
South East -1 26 £525 +16.67%
London -59 24 £475 -5.00% 1
Midlands -17 5 £600 +28.00%
West Midlands -22 4 £600 +28.00%
North West -27 3 £440 -3.19%
North of England -48 3 £440 -12.00%
Wales -13 2 £538 -
Scotland - 2 £550 -
South West +9 1 £525 +10.53%
East of England +3 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 65 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (16.92%) SAP Implementation
3 11 (16.92%) Finance
4 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.38%) CRM
5 9 (13.85%) SAP CRM
6 7 (10.77%) SAP MM
6 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (9.23%) SAP SD
7 6 (9.23%) ABAP
7 6 (9.23%) Ariba
7 6 (9.23%) Logistics
7 6 (9.23%) Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.69%) Billing
8 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
8 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.15%) SAP HR
9 4 (6.15%) SAP PP
9 4 (6.15%) SAP PS
9 4 (6.15%) HP
9 4 (6.15%) FMCG
9 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
9 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.62%) SAP IS-U
10 3 (4.62%) Concur

SAP Functional 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 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (13.85%) SAP CRM
3 7 (10.77%) SAP MM
4 6 (9.23%) SAP SD
5 4 (6.15%) SAP HR
5 4 (6.15%) SAP PP
5 4 (6.15%) SAP PS
6 3 (4.62%) SAP BPC
6 3 (4.62%) SAP CO
6 3 (4.62%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (4.62%) SAP WM
7 2 (3.08%) SAP CS
7 2 (3.08%) SAP FI
7 2 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (3.08%) SAP HCM
7 2 (3.08%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (3.08%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.54%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.54%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) LSMW
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Billing
2 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (3.08%) BAPI
2 2 (3.08%) EDI
2 2 (3.08%) IDoc
2 2 (3.08%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) FMCG
3 2 (3.08%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) SAP Implementation
2 10 (15.38%) CRM
2 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (9.23%) Logistics
4 6 (9.23%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.62%) ERP
6 3 (4.62%) Migration
6 3 (4.62%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 2 (3.08%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (3.08%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Demand Management
7 2 (3.08%) Order to Cash
7 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) ABAP
2 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) IFRS
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP ALM
2 2 (3.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Ariba
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) HP
5 3 (4.62%) Concur
5 3 (4.62%) hybris
6 1 (1.54%) Capita
6 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Siemens