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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 505 472 490
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 75 86 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.73% 2.06% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 44 23
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £432
10% offered a daily rate of more than £822 £544 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £475 £513
% change year-on-year
-3.94% -7.31%
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
4328 4181 4436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.30% 8.79% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2641 2345 2305
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £596 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 66 93
Average hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £16.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £61.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £35.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-33.05% -0.41%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +4 61 £550 +30.95% 5
North West -5 5 £506 +8.28%
South East -30 4 £500 +11.11% 1
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
SAP BPC
UK

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 140 (100.00%) SAP
2 83 (59.29%) Finance
3 48 (34.29%) SAP BW
4 31 (22.14%) ERP
5 29 (20.71%) NetWeaver
6 24 (17.14%) Agresso
7 23 (16.43%) Migration
8 21 (15.00%) ABAP
8 21 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 20 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (13.57%) ETL
11 18 (12.86%) SAP ERP
12 17 (12.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (12.14%) SQL
12 17 (12.14%) Management Information System
13 16 (11.43%) Business Objects
13 16 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (9.29%) Data Transformation
16 12 (8.57%) Data Extraction
16 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
17 11 (7.86%) CCAB
18 10 (7.14%) General Ledger
18 10 (7.14%) Legal
18 10 (7.14%) SAP FI
19 9 (6.43%) GAAP
19 9 (6.43%) Banking
20 7 (5.00%) SAP CO

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 29 (20.71%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.71%) SAP EP
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.43%) MS Project
2 2 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Agresso
2 18 (12.86%) SAP ERP
3 10 (7.14%) SAP FI
4 7 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (5.00%) SAP CO
4 7 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.14%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.43%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.71%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.71%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.71%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.71%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.71%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.71%) SAP SEM
7 1 (0.71%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.29%) SAP BW
2 21 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 16 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 6 (4.29%) SAP HANA
8 5 (3.57%) SAP BI
9 3 (2.14%) DB2
10 2 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.71%) Xcelsius
General
1 83 (59.29%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Legal
2 10 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 9 (6.43%) Banking
4 6 (4.29%) Front Office
5 5 (3.57%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (47.14%) Consultant
2 64 (45.71%) SAP Consultant
3 43 (30.71%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 20 (14.29%) Analyst
5 13 (9.29%) Developer
6 11 (7.86%) SAP Developer
6 11 (7.86%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.00%) SAP BW Consultant
7 7 (5.00%) SAP BW Developer
8 5 (3.57%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (3.57%) Business Objects Consultant
9 4 (2.86%) Architect
9 4 (2.86%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.86%) SAP Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (2.14%) SAP Architect
10 3 (2.14%) Trainer
10 3 (2.14%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.14%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.43%) SAP XI
1 2 (1.43%) SAP Basis
1 2 (1.43%) MDX
1 2 (1.43%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (0.71%) XML Messaging
2 1 (0.71%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.71%) REST
2 1 (0.71%) J2EE
2 1 (0.71%) SOAP
2 1 (0.71%) XML
2 1 (0.71%) EDI
2 1 (0.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.57%) Data Extraction
3 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.71%) FMCG
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) ERP
2 23 (16.43%) Migration
3 20 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (13.57%) ETL
5 17 (12.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (9.29%) Data Transformation
7 7 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 7 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.29%) Data Security
8 6 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (3.57%) Master Data Management
9 5 (3.57%) ITIL
9 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.57%) Data Management
10 4 (2.86%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.86%) OO
10 4 (2.86%) Performance Management
10 4 (2.86%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.00%) ABAP
2 17 (12.14%) SQL
3 2 (1.43%) VB
4 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) CCAB
2 5 (3.57%) Degree
3 3 (2.14%) SAP Certification
3 3 (2.14%) ACCA
3 3 (2.14%) CIMA
3 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) MBA
5 1 (0.71%) MCP
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) GAAP
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 140 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (11.43%) Business Objects
3 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.86%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.43%) CA
6 1 (0.71%) SunGard
6 1 (0.71%) Software AG
6 1 (0.71%) Informatica
6 1 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.71%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.71%) webMethods
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle
6 1 (0.71%) Cognos
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
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