The median contractor rate for an SAP Functional Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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 Functional Consultant
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 616 596
Rank change year-on-year +78 -20  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 49 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.068% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.072% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 21
Median daily rate £500 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -1.77% +6.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SAP Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAP Functional Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 28 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 45 £500 +11.11% 2
London +19 20 £518 +15.00% 1
South East +39 6 £450 +5.88%
West Midlands +24 4 £525 +20.00%
Brentford +3 4 - -
Huntingdon - 4 £280 -
East of England - 4 £280 -
North West - 4 £480 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £280 -
Hampshire +8 2 - -
Yorkshire +22 1 £525 +0.96%
West Yorkshire +21 1 £525 +0.96%
West Sussex +20 1 - -
Leeds +18 1 £525 +0.96%
Worthing +17 1 - -
Birmingham +16 1 - -
Coventry +14 1 - -
Middlesex +11 1 - -
Surrey +3 1 - -
East Midlands -13 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £525 -
Liverpool - 1 £434 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £434 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, SAP Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (16.30%) SAP HCM
4 12 (13.04%) SAP CO
4 12 (13.04%) Finance
5 10 (10.87%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (10.87%) Time Management
5 10 (10.87%) SAP FI
5 10 (10.87%) SAP MM
5 10 (10.87%) SAP Fiori
6 9 (9.78%) SAP HR
6 9 (9.78%) SAP Payroll
6 9 (9.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (9.78%) FMCG
7 8 (8.70%) Manufacturing
8 7 (7.61%) ERP
8 7 (7.61%) SAP Certification
8 7 (7.61%) Billing
8 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
8 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
9 6 (6.52%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.52%) Data Management
9 6 (6.52%) Retail
9 6 (6.52%) SAP Retail
9 6 (6.52%) Workflow
10 5 (5.43%) Migration
10 5 (5.43%) SAP BW
10 5 (5.43%) ABAP
10 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (1.09%) MTS
Business Applications
1 15 (16.30%) SAP HCM
2 12 (13.04%) SAP CO
3 10 (10.87%) SAP FI
3 10 (10.87%) SAP IS-U
3 10 (10.87%) SAP MM
4 9 (9.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (9.78%) SAP HR
4 9 (9.78%) SAP Payroll
5 6 (6.52%) SAP Retail
6 5 (5.43%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (4.35%) SAP CRM
7 4 (4.35%) SAP MDG
7 4 (4.35%) SAP PP
7 4 (4.35%) SAP SD
8 3 (3.26%) SAP APO
8 3 (3.26%) SAP MDM
8 3 (3.26%) SAP PM
9 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (2.17%) SAP Travel Management
10 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.09%) Big Data
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
General
1 16 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (13.04%) Finance
3 8 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.61%) Billing
5 6 (6.52%) Retail
6 3 (3.26%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.17%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Banking
8 1 (1.09%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (3.26%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.09%) EDI
4 1 (1.09%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.09%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) FMCG
2 3 (3.26%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.09%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.09%) Life Science
4 1 (1.09%) Replication
4 1 (1.09%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.87%) Time Management
2 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
2 7 (7.61%) ERP
3 6 (6.52%) Data Management
3 6 (6.52%) Performance Management
3 6 (6.52%) Workflow
4 5 (5.43%) Data Migration
4 5 (5.43%) Functional Testing
4 5 (5.43%) Migration
4 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.35%) CRM
6 3 (3.26%) Coaching
6 3 (3.26%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.26%) Validation
7 2 (2.17%) Analytics
7 2 (2.17%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (2.17%) Master Data Management
7 2 (2.17%) Order to Cash
7 2 (2.17%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) ABAP
2 1 (1.09%) C
2 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) SAP Certification
1 7 (7.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.09%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.26%) Ariba
3 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.09%) FXall
3 1 (1.09%) HP
3 1 (1.09%) hybris
3 1 (1.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.09%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.09%) Reuters
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