The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 193 204 201
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% 0.048% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.44% 0.62% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£600 £625 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £390 £465
% change year-on-year
+9.10% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
459 483 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.33% 7.70% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 353 426
Average daily rate £500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £50.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.00% +26.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-14.64% -0.82%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) SAP BW
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
8 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (13.33%) CRM
8 2 (13.33%) ABAP
8 2 (13.33%) DB2
8 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
8 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
8 2 (13.33%) Informatica
8 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
9 1 (6.67%) Advertising
9 1 (6.67%) Migration

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (6.67%) Endur
2 1 (6.67%) Agresso
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (6.67%) Essbase
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Manager
3 3 (20.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CIMA
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ACCA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GAAP
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
2 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft