The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 37 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.32% 0.69% -
As % of the Business Applications category 29.41% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP BPC
South Wales

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

Business Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
17 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.47% 9.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 14
Average daily rate £313 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -14.15%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SAP BPC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 5 (100.00%) Xcelsius
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BI

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 5 (100.00%) Xcelsius
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Business Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 5 (100.00%) SAP