The median contractor rate for a SAP Functional Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 586 555
Rank change year-on-year +26 -31  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Functional Consultant 40 54 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 32
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £423 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £545 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  
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 43148 51543 50918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.77% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 33436 30785
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1488 1586 2043
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

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 30 March 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 22 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 30 March 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 +28 33 £475 - 1
London +21 12 £500 +8.10%
North West +32 6 £434 -27.70%
Cheshire +39 5 £475 -
South East +19 4 - -
Yorkshire +18 3 £550 +25.71%
Durham -1 3 - -
North East -10 3 - -
West Yorkshire +13 2 £550 +25.71%
Leeds +5 2 £550 +29.41%
South West +2 2 £475 -5.00%
Wales - 2 - -
West Midlands +19 1 £413 -28.26% 1
Wiltshire +2 1 - -
Swindon -2 1 - -
Brentford -4 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
City of London - 1 £500 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £475 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £413 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (19.39%) SAP IS-U
3 17 (17.35%) Billing
4 16 (16.33%) CRM
5 13 (13.27%) Retail
5 13 (13.27%) SAP Retail
6 11 (11.22%) SAP HCM
6 11 (11.22%) ERP
6 11 (11.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (10.20%) ABAP
7 10 (10.20%) SAP CRM
7 10 (10.20%) Finance
8 9 (9.18%) Time Management
9 8 (8.16%) SAP Fiori
9 8 (8.16%) SAP CO
9 8 (8.16%) SAP Payroll
9 8 (8.16%) SAP HR
9 8 (8.16%) SAP FI
9 8 (8.16%) Marketing
10 7 (7.14%) Data Management
10 7 (7.14%) SAP MM
10 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
10 7 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (7.14%) SAPUI5
10 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (6.12%) Replication
11 6 (6.12%) SAP MDM
11 6 (6.12%) Middleware
11 6 (6.12%) Performance Management
11 6 (6.12%) 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 (1.02%) MTS
1 1 (1.02%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 19 (19.39%) SAP IS-U
2 13 (13.27%) SAP Retail
3 11 (11.22%) SAP HCM
4 10 (10.20%) SAP CRM
5 8 (8.16%) SAP CO
5 8 (8.16%) SAP FI
5 8 (8.16%) SAP HR
5 8 (8.16%) SAP Payroll
6 7 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (7.14%) SAP MM
7 6 (6.12%) SAP MDM
8 5 (5.10%) SAP SD
9 4 (4.08%) SAP CRM for Utilities
9 4 (4.08%) SAP PP
10 3 (3.06%) SAP APO
10 3 (3.06%) SAP S/4HANA
11 2 (2.04%) SAP CAR
11 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
12 1 (1.02%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (17.35%) Billing
2 13 (13.27%) Retail
3 11 (11.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (10.20%) Finance
5 8 (8.16%) Marketing
6 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.06%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.04%) Polish Language
8 2 (2.04%) Romanian Language
8 2 (2.04%) Russian Language
8 2 (2.04%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.02%) Advertising
9 1 (1.02%) Banking
9 1 (1.02%) French Language
9 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (7.14%) SAPUI5
3 6 (6.12%) Middleware
4 3 (3.06%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (1.02%) EDI
5 1 (1.02%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Replication
2 4 (4.08%) FMCG
2 4 (4.08%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.02%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.02%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.02%) Life Science
3 1 (1.02%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) CRM
2 11 (11.22%) ERP
3 9 (9.18%) Time Management
4 7 (7.14%) Data Management
4 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (6.12%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 6 (6.12%) Performance Management
5 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (4.08%) Coaching
6 4 (4.08%) Functional Testing
6 4 (4.08%) Logistics
6 4 (4.08%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (4.08%) Workflow
7 3 (3.06%) Data Mapping
7 3 (3.06%) Record to Report
7 3 (3.06%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.04%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.04%) Cash Management
8 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) ABAP
2 1 (1.02%) C
2 1 (1.02%) Java
2 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.02%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.02%) FXall
2 1 (1.02%) hybris
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle
2 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.02%) Reuters
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