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 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 150 177 196
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 2 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.84% 3.09% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Average daily rate - £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £406 £513
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
SAP BPC
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
238 421 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.59% 8.36% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 305 277
Average daily rate £480 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £650 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £29.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.05% +55.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £45.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

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 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Manager
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Report Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Financial Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP