Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Functional Consultant was £518 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 825 797
Rank change year-on-year +48 -28 -15
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 101 69 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.065% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.069% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 46
UK median daily rate £518 £489 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.61% -10.00%
10th Percentile £440 £394 £380
90th Percentile £588 £574 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £495 £425
% change year-on-year +6.06% +16.47% -10.53%
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 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

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 17 November 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 14 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 17 November 2017. 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 +50 94 £518 +10.40% 4
UK excluding London +35 50 £525 +6.06% 1
London +26 45 £501 +17.88% 3
Midlands +21 18 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands +34 16 £550 +22.22%
South East +12 15 £513 +2.50%
North of England +67 9 £523 +0.48%
Yorkshire +34 6 £523 -2.34%
East of England -22 3 - - 1
Wales - 3 £525 -
North West - 3 - -
East Midlands -8 2 £488 -4.41%
South West -1 1 £525 +19.32%
Scotland - 1 £500 -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 101 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (18.81%) Manufacturing
3 18 (17.82%) SAP CO
3 18 (17.82%) SAP FI
4 17 (16.83%) SAP IS-U
5 16 (15.84%) ABAP
5 16 (15.84%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (14.85%) Billing
7 14 (13.86%) ERP
7 14 (13.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (13.86%) SAP Fiori
8 13 (12.87%) SAP SD
8 13 (12.87%) Finance
9 12 (11.88%) SAP Certification
9 12 (11.88%) FMCG
9 12 (11.88%) Business Process Mapping
10 10 (9.90%) Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (8.91%) SAP MM
12 8 (7.92%) CRM
13 7 (6.93%) General Ledger
13 7 (6.93%) Record to Report
14 6 (5.94%) Retail
14 6 (5.94%) Lean Six Sigma
14 6 (5.94%) SAP BW
14 6 (5.94%) SAP HR
14 6 (5.94%) Six Sigma
15 5 (4.95%) Ariba
15 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (4.95%) Banking

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 2 (1.98%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 18 (17.82%) SAP CO
1 18 (17.82%) SAP FI
2 17 (16.83%) SAP IS-U
3 16 (15.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (12.87%) SAP SD
5 9 (8.91%) SAP MM
6 6 (5.94%) SAP HR
7 5 (4.95%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (3.96%) SAP ERP
8 4 (3.96%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (2.97%) SAP CRM
9 3 (2.97%) SAP HCM
10 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (1.98%) ResourceLink
10 2 (1.98%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (1.98%) SAP PLM
10 2 (1.98%) SAP PM
10 2 (1.98%) SAP Retail
10 2 (1.98%) SAP SRM
10 2 (1.98%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) Big Data
3 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
General
1 19 (18.81%) Manufacturing
2 15 (14.85%) Billing
3 14 (13.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (12.87%) Finance
5 7 (6.93%) General Ledger
6 6 (5.94%) Retail
7 5 (4.95%) Banking
8 3 (2.97%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (2.97%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.99%) Advertising
9 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.99%) Automotive
9 1 (0.99%) French Language
9 1 (0.99%) German Language
9 1 (0.99%) Legal
9 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.86%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (2.97%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.99%) EDI
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) FMCG
2 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (13.86%) ERP
3 12 (11.88%) Business Process Mapping
4 10 (9.90%) Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (7.92%) CRM
6 7 (6.93%) Record to Report
7 6 (5.94%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (5.94%) Six Sigma
8 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.95%) Migration
8 5 (4.95%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.96%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.96%) Data Management
9 4 (3.96%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.96%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.96%) Master Data Management
9 4 (3.96%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (2.97%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (2.97%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) SAP Certification
2 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Degree
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) GMP
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (4.95%) Ariba
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.98%) Kronos
4 2 (1.98%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (0.99%) Concur
5 1 (0.99%) hybris
5 1 (0.99%) OpenText