Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Technical Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 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 Technical Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 814 858
Rank change year-on-year -45 +44 -14
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Technical Consultant 16 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.033% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.035% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 8
UK median daily rate £550 £540 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +10.20% +3.16%
10th Percentile £485 £415 £381
90th Percentile £605 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £540 £515
% change year-on-year +1.85% +4.85% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 96,268 90,980 101,049
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.77% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,959 59,313 64,684
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.71% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,851 3,247 3,676
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.17 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

SAP Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Technical Consultant in the UK

SAP Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Technical Consultant in the UK

SAP Technical Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Technical Consultant over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Technical Consultant in the UK

SAP Technical Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Technical Consultant in the UK

SAP Technical 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 Technical Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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 -34 13 £550 +1.85% 1
London -21 8 £500 -7.41%
UK excluding London -24 5 £550 +1.85% 2
South East - 2 £550 -
West Midlands +4 1 - - 1
South West +2 1 - -
Midlands -3 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £525 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, SAP Technical 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 Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Advertising
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (25.00%) Ariba
2 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (25.00%) German Language
2 4 (25.00%) Italian Language
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Contract Management
3 3 (18.75%) ABAP
3 3 (18.75%) SAP ERP
4 2 (12.50%) SAP PI
4 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Order to Cash
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) OpenText
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) LSMW

SAP Technical 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 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP ERP
2 2 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 4 (25.00%) Advertising
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) German Language
1 4 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.25%) BAPI
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (25.00%) ERP
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (18.75%) Contract Management
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Order to Cash
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (6.25%) EAI
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) ABAP
2 1 (6.25%) BeanShell
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Ariba
3 2 (12.50%) OpenText
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) IBM