The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 123 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.035% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.56% 0.63% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £505 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £463 £401
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
SAP BPC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
195 160 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.81% 5.60% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 95 80
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BPC across the Berkshire region.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 £505 -
Bracknell - 1 £450 -
SAP BPC
South East

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP BPC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP BPC.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (75.00%) SuccessFactors
3 10 (62.50%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 10 (62.50%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) SaaS
5 7 (43.75%) ERP
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) Concur
7 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
7 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
8 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
9 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 1 (6.25%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (6.25%) Windows
9 1 (6.25%) Test Management
9 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
9 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
9 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
9 1 (6.25%) OpenText
9 1 (6.25%) VMware
9 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP BPC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP BPC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Finance Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) HR Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
3 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Concur
3 1 (6.25%) OpenText
3 1 (6.25%) VMware