Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP SD Functional Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 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 Sales and Distribution Functional Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 862 842 868
Rank change year-on-year -20 +26 -12
Contract jobs requiring an SAP SD Functional Consultant 15 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.008% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -17.95% +39.29%
10th Percentile £392 £325 £370
90th Percentile £526 £525 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £370 £496
% change year-on-year +35.14% -25.44% +41.79%
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 93,600 91,033 102,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,185 59,429 65,414
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,750 3,215 3,866
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

SAP SD Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP SD Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP SD Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP SD Functional Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SD Functional Consultant over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP SD Functional Consultant in the UK

SAP SD Functional 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 SD Functional Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 0 14 £475 +18.75%
London -37 7 £475 +17.28%
UK excluding London +18 6 £500 +35.14%
South East -14 3 £500 +7.53%
Midlands +10 1 £488 +43.38%
East Midlands +4 1 £488 +43.38%
East of England -8 1 - -
South West - 1 £525 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, SAP SD 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 SD Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (93.33%) SAP SD
3 6 (40.00%) ABAP
3 6 (40.00%) Billing
4 4 (26.67%) SAP MM
5 3 (20.00%) BAPI
5 3 (20.00%) LSMW
5 3 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) FMCG
7 1 (6.67%) SAP GTS
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Order to Cash
7 1 (6.67%) German Language
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (6.67%) Automotive
7 1 (6.67%) SAP PS
7 1 (6.67%) SAP WM
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
7 1 (6.67%) EDI

SAP SD 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:

Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) SAP SD
2 4 (26.67%) SAP MM
3 1 (6.67%) SAP CS
3 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (6.67%) SAP GTS
3 1 (6.67%) SAP PS
3 1 (6.67%) SAP QM
3 1 (6.67%) SAP WM
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 6 (40.00%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) BAPI
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Order to Cash
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Capita