Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Technical Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 815 869
Rank change year-on-year -59 +54 -33
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Technical Consultant 8 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.033% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.035% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 10
UK median daily rate £525 £533 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +4.67% +7.11%
10th Percentile £463 £404 £371
90th Percentile £605 £586 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% -
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 95,587 85,750 100,408
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.93% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,753 55,622 65,088
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £252
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,007 2,882 3,141
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.99% -6.26% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% -7.69% +16.70%

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 24 May 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 5 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 24 May 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
UK excluding London -38 5 £500 +5.26%
England -71 5 £525 -1.41%
Scotland - 3 £525 -
South East -19 2 £478 -13.18%
London -51 2 £600 +11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement

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 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FSCM
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Relationship Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP