The median contractor rate for a Senior SAP Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Senior SAP Consultant
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 626 611
Rank change year-on-year +38 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior SAP Consultant 14 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.032% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.033% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £500 £452
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £585 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -15.45% -  
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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Senior SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior SAP Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior SAP Consultant in the UK

Senior SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior SAP Consultant in the UK

Senior SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SAP Consultant over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior SAP Consultant in the UK

Senior SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior SAP Consultant in the UK

Senior SAP Consultant
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SAP Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +31 14 £525 -4.54% 2
London +11 10 £525 -6.66% 1
Berkshire +20 1 £650 +30.00%
Reading +14 1 £650 +30.00%
South East +6 1 £650 +30.00%
Huntingdon - 1 £280 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £280 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £280 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior SAP 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 Senior SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) SAP FI
4 5 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) SAP HANA
6 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) SAP Retail
6 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
6 3 (12.00%) Retail
6 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
7 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
7 2 (8.00%) ABAP
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) SAP PM
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Logistics
7 2 (8.00%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (8.00%) SAP HCM
7 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills

Senior SAP 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SAP FI
2 5 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 5 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (12.00%) SAP Retail
3 3 (12.00%) SAP SD
4 2 (8.00%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (8.00%) SAP HCM
4 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (8.00%) SAP PM
5 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (4.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
5 1 (4.00%) SAP QM
5 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (16.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) German Language
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (4.00%) IDoc
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (4.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (4.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Logistics
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) PLM
5 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) ABAP
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Ariba
3 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.00%) FXall
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) OpenText
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Progress
3 1 (4.00%) Reuters