Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 October 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 Consultant
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 115 138
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23 -34
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 62 71 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.53% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.62% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 36
West Midlands median daily rate £538 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £458 £290
90th Percentile £650 £600 £550
England median daily rate £525 £513 £463
% change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £82.50 £5.00
% change year-on-year - +1550.00% -95.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,761 4,385 5,879
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.30% 94.71% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,891 2,759 3,497
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £235
90th Percentile £575 £544 £541
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 192 226
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +8.02% -12.38%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.32 £10.00
90th Percentile £33.21 £50.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +3.93%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the West Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Consultant in the West Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Consultant in the West Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Consultant in the West Midlands

SAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Birmingham +29 36 £538 +2.38% 12
Warwickshire +6 5 £550 +12.82%
Coventry -18 5 £538 +11.69%
Shropshire -39 4 - -
Solihull -13 1 £438 -20.45% 1
SAP Consultant
England

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, SAP 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 across the West Midlands region featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (37.10%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 9 (14.52%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (12.90%) ABAP
4 8 (12.90%) SAP MDG
4 8 (12.90%) SAP IBP
5 7 (11.29%) Analytics
5 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
5 7 (11.29%) ERP
5 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.29%) SAP BW
6 6 (9.68%) SAP PS
6 6 (9.68%) ETL
6 6 (9.68%) Migration
6 6 (9.68%) Lumira
6 6 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Data Governance
7 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.06%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
8 4 (6.45%) SAP WM
8 4 (6.45%) Automotive
8 4 (6.45%) Legal
8 4 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (6.45%) SAP PP
8 4 (6.45%) Back Office

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (1.61%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 23 (37.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (12.90%) SAP IBP
2 8 (12.90%) SAP MDG
3 6 (9.68%) SAP PS
4 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
5 4 (6.45%) SAP CO
5 4 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (6.45%) SAP PP
5 4 (6.45%) SAP WM
6 2 (3.23%) SAP EWM
6 2 (3.23%) SAP HCM
6 2 (3.23%) SAP HR
6 2 (3.23%) SAP MDG-S
6 2 (3.23%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.61%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.61%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (1.61%) SAP MII
7 1 (1.61%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.61%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (11.29%) SAP BW
3 6 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (9.68%) Lumira
4 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Automotive
3 4 (6.45%) Back Office
3 4 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) BAPI
1 1 (1.61%) EDI
1 1 (1.61%) RESTful
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.61%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (1.61%) SOAP
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) FMCG
1 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) AIX
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
1 1 (1.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.29%) Analytics
1 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) ERP
2 6 (9.68%) ETL
2 6 (9.68%) Migration
3 5 (8.06%) Data Governance
3 5 (8.06%) Integration Testing
3 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
4 4 (6.45%) Revenue Recognition
4 4 (6.45%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (3.23%) Presales
5 2 (3.23%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (3.23%) Prototyping
5 2 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (1.61%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) ABAP
2 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 4 (6.45%) IFRS
2 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle