The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 582 561 551
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 31 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.089% 0.091%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.81% 1.10% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 21
Median daily rate £463 £465 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -9.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £415 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £426 £368
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP BPC
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3838 3989 4518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.79% 8.10% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2414 2378 2609
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 55
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SAP BPC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BPC across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP BPC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC across the England region.

SAP BPC Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 11 £525 -8.69% 1
South East -21 6 £505 +20.16% 3
East of England +5 4 £450 -3.64% 3
West Midlands -18 4 £387 -27.95%
North West -16 3 £425 -
South West -6 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
SAP BPC
UK

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 82 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (52.44%) Finance
3 28 (34.15%) SAP BW
4 19 (23.17%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (14.63%) SAP HANA
6 11 (13.41%) SAP FI
6 11 (13.41%) SAP BI
7 10 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (10.98%) NetWeaver
8 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
8 9 (10.98%) SAP CO
9 8 (9.76%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (8.54%) Migration
10 7 (8.54%) ERP
10 7 (8.54%) Degree
10 7 (8.54%) Data Migration
10 7 (8.54%) Concur
11 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.32%) SAP Security
11 6 (7.32%) Time Management
12 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.10%) SAP ERP
12 5 (6.10%) OLAP
12 5 (6.10%) Back Office
12 5 (6.10%) Test Scripting
13 4 (4.88%) Integration Testing
13 4 (4.88%) People Management
13 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.88%) SAP Certification
13 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.98%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 11 (13.41%) SAP FI
2 9 (10.98%) SAP CO
3 8 (9.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (6.10%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.44%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (2.44%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (2.44%) HFM
5 2 (2.44%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (2.44%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (2.44%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (2.44%) SAP AFS
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Maximo
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.22%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.22%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
1 3 (3.66%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SAP BW
2 12 (14.63%) SAP HANA
3 11 (13.41%) SAP BI
4 10 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.10%) OLAP
6 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.44%) Essbase
9 1 (1.22%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.22%) DB2
9 1 (1.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (52.44%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Back Office
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.66%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Consultant
2 36 (43.90%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (26.83%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 14 (17.07%) SAP Manager
5 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
6 11 (13.41%) SAP Project Manager
7 10 (12.20%) Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) SAP BW Consultant
9 7 (8.54%) SAP Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) SAP CO Consultant
10 6 (7.32%) SAP FI Consultant
10 6 (7.32%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Project Consultant
12 3 (3.66%) Administrator
12 3 (3.66%) Architect
12 3 (3.66%) Programme Manager
12 3 (3.66%) SAP Administrator
12 3 (3.66%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
1 3 (3.66%) HTML5
1 3 (3.66%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.44%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.44%) PMI
3 1 (1.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
3 7 (8.54%) Data Migration
3 7 (8.54%) ERP
3 7 (8.54%) Migration
4 6 (7.32%) SAP Security
4 6 (7.32%) Time Management
4 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.10%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
6 4 (4.88%) Integration Testing
6 4 (4.88%) People Management
6 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.88%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.66%) Business Transformation
7 3 (3.66%) Data Mapping
7 3 (3.66%) ETL
7 3 (3.66%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.44%) ABAP
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.88%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (8.54%) Concur
3 4 (4.88%) Ariba
4 3 (3.66%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.44%) Cognos
5 2 (2.44%) Infor
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (1.22%) Anaplan
6 1 (1.22%) CA
6 1 (1.22%) Capita
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) OpenText
6 1 (1.22%) OutlookSoft