Period
to 23 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 114 125
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -52
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 85 66 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.65% 1.50% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.58% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 38
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £383 £410 £274
90th Percentile £650 £561 £566
England median daily rate £513 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £80.25 £52.16
% change year-on-year - +53.87% -25.49%

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 4,877 4,172 5,714
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 94.71% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,961 2,620 3,332
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 181 182
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £35.75 £43.25 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.31% -4.74% +8.57%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -1 40 £500 +5.26% 6
Warwickshire +3 9 £600 +26.32% 1
Solihull -6 6 £450 -14.29%
Coventry -28 6 £425 -
Herefordshire - 1 £475 -
SAP Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (44.71%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (25.88%) Finance
4 12 (14.12%) Manufacturing
5 10 (11.76%) Migration
5 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.41%) SAP BW
6 8 (9.41%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.24%) Analytics
7 7 (8.24%) SAP PP
7 7 (8.24%) SAP PS
7 7 (8.24%) ETL
8 6 (7.06%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (7.06%) Lumira
8 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (7.06%) SAP MDG
9 5 (5.88%) SAP Business One
9 5 (5.88%) SAP HCM
9 5 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (5.88%) SAP FI
9 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.88%) Automotive
9 5 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (4.71%) SAP CO
10 4 (4.71%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (4.71%) ABAP
10 4 (4.71%) SAP WM
10 4 (4.71%) Data Integration

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 (1.18%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (44.71%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (8.24%) SAP PP
2 7 (8.24%) SAP PS
3 6 (7.06%) SAP MDG
4 5 (5.88%) SAP Business One
4 5 (5.88%) SAP FI
4 5 (5.88%) SAP HCM
5 4 (4.71%) SAP CO
5 4 (4.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (4.71%) SAP WM
6 3 (3.53%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (2.35%) SAP EWM
7 2 (2.35%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (2.35%) SAP MM
7 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (2.35%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (2.35%) SAP SRM
8 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.18%) SAP MDM
8 1 (1.18%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (9.41%) SAP BW
3 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (7.06%) Lumira
4 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.53%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.88%) Automotive
4 2 (2.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Billing
5 1 (1.18%) French Language
5 1 (1.18%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) BAPI
1 1 (1.18%) EDI
1 1 (1.18%) RESTful
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (1.18%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (1.18%) SOAP
1 1 (1.18%) XML
1 1 (1.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.18%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) AIX
1 1 (1.18%) Linux
1 1 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) Migration
1 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (9.41%) Data Migration
3 7 (8.24%) Analytics
3 7 (8.24%) ETL
4 5 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.71%) Data Governance
5 4 (4.71%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.71%) Logistics
5 4 (4.71%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (3.53%) ERP
7 2 (2.35%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (2.35%) Data Mapping
7 2 (2.35%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.35%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.35%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 2 (2.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) ABAP
2 1 (1.18%) Java
2 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Certification
1 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.35%) Concur
3 1 (1.18%) Capita
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle