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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 597 577 547
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 36 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.85% 1.34% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 26
Median daily rate £488 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £404 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £685 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £440 £364
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +20.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £59.31 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - -
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
4211 4343 4880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.32% 8.20% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2557 2550 2696
Median daily rate £450 £441 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% -1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £423
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 64 72
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.64 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.35% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.51 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.64 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+73.29% -27.86%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
South East +14 11 £500 +21.21% 1
London -25 8 £525 -10.44% 4
North West +23 7 £340 -38.18%
South West - 3 - -
West Midlands -33 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
SAP BPC
UK

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 74 (100.00%) SAP
2 35 (47.30%) Finance
3 32 (43.24%) SAP BW
4 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (20.27%) SAP HANA
6 11 (14.86%) SAP BI
7 9 (12.16%) NetWeaver
7 9 (12.16%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (10.81%) Degree
8 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
9 7 (9.46%) SAP FI
9 7 (9.46%) Migration
9 7 (9.46%) Concur
10 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.11%) Ariba
10 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (8.11%) Time Management
10 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.11%) SAP CO
10 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.76%) General Ledger
11 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.76%) ERP
11 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle
11 5 (6.76%) SAP MM
11 5 (6.76%) ACCA
11 5 (6.76%) SAP FI/CO

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 (12.16%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) SAP FI
2 6 (8.11%) SAP CO
3 5 (6.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (6.76%) SAP MM
4 4 (5.41%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (4.05%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (2.70%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (1.35%) Maximo
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
1 3 (4.05%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) SAP BW
2 15 (20.27%) SAP HANA
3 11 (14.86%) SAP BI
4 9 (12.16%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.76%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) French Language
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.35%) Local Government
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Consultant
2 27 (36.49%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (29.73%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 12 (16.22%) Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) SAP Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Developer
8 4 (5.41%) SAP Business Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) SAP Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (4.05%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) SAP Financial Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) SAP Test Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Financial Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.70%) SAP Trainer
10 2 (2.70%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) SAP Basis
1 2 (2.70%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) FMCG
5 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
3 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
3 7 (9.46%) Migration
4 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.11%) Time Management
4 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 5 (6.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
5 5 (6.76%) ERP
5 5 (6.76%) SAP Security
5 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.05%) Data Mapping
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.05%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.35%) ABAP
2 1 (1.35%) C
2 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) ACCA
3 3 (4.05%) CCA
3 3 (4.05%) CIMA
4 2 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Control-M
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (9.46%) Concur
3 6 (8.11%) Ariba
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) OpenText
6 2 (2.70%) Anaplan
6 2 (2.70%) BMC
6 2 (2.70%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.70%) Remedy
7 1 (1.35%) Capita
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.35%) OutlookSoft