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 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 517 435 533
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +98
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 66 123 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.25% 0.079%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 2.96% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 20
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£425 £486 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £388 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £678 £675
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
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
4568 4159 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.96% 8.55% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2480 2305 2402
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 58
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.60 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.16% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.60
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 48 £425 -9.57% 10
South East -21 8 £408 -18.50% 6
North West -1 5 £525 +3.96% 3
West Midlands -25 1 £550 +39.68% 1
East of England -29 1 £400 - 2
South West -39 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
SAP BPC
UK

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 109 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (52.29%) Finance
3 33 (30.28%) SAP BW
4 24 (22.02%) ABAP
5 20 (18.35%) ERP
5 20 (18.35%) NetWeaver
6 19 (17.43%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (17.43%) Business Objects
7 18 (16.51%) SAP ERP
8 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
9 11 (10.09%) CCAB
9 11 (10.09%) Banking
10 9 (8.26%) Hyperion
10 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
11 8 (7.34%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.34%) SAP FI
11 8 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (7.34%) Migration
11 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (6.42%) Business Process Mapping
12 7 (6.42%) Marketing
13 6 (5.50%) SAP CO
13 6 (5.50%) Front Office
13 6 (5.50%) SAP BI
13 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (4.59%) Data Security
14 5 (4.59%) Workflow
14 5 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (4.59%) Performance Management

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (18.35%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.83%) Documentum
3 1 (0.92%) SAP EP
Applications
1 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Project
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (16.51%) SAP ERP
2 8 (7.34%) SAP FI
2 8 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (5.50%) SAP CO
4 3 (2.75%) SAP HR
4 3 (2.75%) SAP SD
4 3 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.83%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.92%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.92%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.92%) SAP SEM
6 1 (0.92%) HFM
6 1 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.92%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.92%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.28%) SAP BW
2 19 (17.43%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (5.50%) SAP BI
5 4 (3.67%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.75%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.83%) DB2
8 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.92%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Fiddler
1 2 (1.83%) NeoLoad
1 2 (1.83%) LoadUI
1 2 (1.83%) SoapUI
1 2 (1.83%) JConsole
1 2 (1.83%) VisualVM
1 2 (1.83%) LoadRunner
General
1 57 (52.29%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Marketing
4 6 (5.50%) Front Office
4 6 (5.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.83%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Consultant
2 43 (39.45%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (22.02%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 16 (14.68%) Analyst
5 13 (11.93%) Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Business Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) SAP Developer
8 7 (6.42%) SAP BW Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Administrator
9 5 (4.59%) SAP Business Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Business Objects Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) SAP BW Developer
9 5 (4.59%) SAP Administrator
10 4 (3.67%) SAP Business Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Designer
10 4 (3.67%) Business Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Architect
11 3 (2.75%) Business Objects Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (2.75%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.83%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (1.83%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.83%) JMS
2 2 (1.83%) J2EE
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) Web Services
3 1 (0.92%) XML
3 1 (0.92%) SOAP
3 1 (0.92%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.92%) REST
3 1 (0.92%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.92%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) FMCG
2 2 (1.83%) Open Source
3 1 (0.92%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) ERP
2 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (7.34%) Data Modelling
3 8 (7.34%) Migration
4 7 (6.42%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (4.59%) Data Security
5 5 (4.59%) Workflow
5 5 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (4.59%) Performance Management
6 4 (3.67%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.75%) ETL
7 3 (2.75%) Data Management
7 3 (2.75%) Master Data Management
7 3 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (2.75%) Data Mapping
8 2 (1.83%) SAP Security
8 2 (1.83%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.83%) Performance Testing
8 2 (1.83%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.02%) ABAP
2 1 (0.92%) SQL
2 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) CCAB
2 4 (3.67%) CCA
2 4 (3.67%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) PMP
4 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.92%) MBA
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.83%) GAAP
2 1 (0.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (17.43%) Business Objects
3 9 (8.26%) Hyperion
3 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle
5 3 (2.75%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.83%) webMethods
6 2 (1.83%) Citrix
6 2 (1.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.83%) Siebel
7 1 (0.92%) Cognos
7 1 (0.92%) SunGard
7 1 (0.92%) Informatica
7 1 (0.92%) Software AG
7 1 (0.92%) CA
7 1 (0.92%) Ab Initio
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
BPXNet
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago