The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 126 118 135
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.12% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.04% 2.04% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £485 £613
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -20.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
147 147 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.15% 5.98% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 93
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £52.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +183.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP BPC
South East

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
SAP BPC
South East

SAP BPC
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
4 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) SAP BPC Consultant
1 10 (55.56%) Consultant
1 10 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Finance Systems Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion