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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 527 527 481
Rank change year-on-year
0 -46
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 43 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.13% 1.03% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 27
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£465 £519 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.36% +15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £366 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £390 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.10% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
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
3794 4155 3720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.68% 8.66% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2396 2008
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 52 72
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £52.50 £61.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 -8 15 £575 +4.54% 5
South East -6 6 £420 +9.86%
East of England -1 5 £467 - 2
West Midlands -6 4 £538 +30.30%
North West -19 4 £425 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £463 - 2
Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 1 £425 -
SAP BPC
UK

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SAP
2 71 (60.17%) SAP BW
3 68 (57.63%) Finance
4 27 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (15.25%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (15.25%) Business Objects
6 17 (14.41%) SAP FI
6 17 (14.41%) SAP BI
6 17 (14.41%) Project Management
7 15 (12.71%) SAP CO
7 15 (12.71%) SAP FI/CO
8 13 (11.02%) ABAP
8 13 (11.02%) ERP
9 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
9 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.17%) NetWeaver
10 11 (9.32%) CRM
11 10 (8.47%) ITIL
11 10 (8.47%) SAP FSCM
12 9 (7.63%) ETL
13 8 (6.78%) PRINCE
13 8 (6.78%) MS Excel
13 8 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (6.78%) Legal
13 8 (6.78%) Change Management
14 7 (5.93%) SAP ERP
14 7 (5.93%) Workflow
14 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
15 6 (5.08%) HP
15 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 12 (10.17%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) SAP EP
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (14.41%) SAP FI
2 15 (12.71%) SAP CO
2 15 (12.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (8.47%) SAP FSCM
4 7 (5.93%) SAP ERP
5 6 (5.08%) SAP HR
6 5 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (3.39%) Agresso
8 3 (2.54%) SAP GRC
9 2 (1.69%) Endur
9 2 (1.69%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (60.17%) SAP BW
2 18 (15.25%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (14.41%) SAP BI
4 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.24%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.69%) DB2
7 2 (1.69%) OLAP
8 1 (0.85%) Essbase
8 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (3.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 68 (57.63%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Legal
3 5 (4.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.54%) Publishing
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Local Government
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (44.07%) Consultant
1 52 (44.07%) SAP Consultant
2 33 (27.97%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 23 (19.49%) SAP Manager
4 14 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 14 (11.86%) Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Developer
6 10 (8.47%) SAP BW Consultant
7 9 (7.63%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (7.63%) SAP Project Manager
7 9 (7.63%) SAP Programme Manager
7 9 (7.63%) Programme Manager
8 8 (6.78%) SAP Support
9 6 (5.08%) Architect
9 6 (5.08%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) SAP Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) SAP Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) SAP PI
1 3 (2.54%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.69%) Web Services
2 2 (1.69%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.69%) SAP ALE
2 2 (1.69%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.24%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.39%) FMCG
3 2 (1.69%) Clustering
3 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.85%) Life Science
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.85%) Equities
4 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.69%) Windows
1 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.85%) UNIX
2 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (14.41%) Project Management
3 13 (11.02%) ERP
4 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
4 12 (10.17%) PRINCE2
5 11 (9.32%) CRM
6 10 (8.47%) ITIL
7 9 (7.63%) ETL
8 8 (6.78%) PRINCE
8 8 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.78%) Change Management
9 7 (5.93%) Workflow
10 6 (5.08%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.08%) Cash Management
10 6 (5.08%) Test Scripting
10 6 (5.08%) Line Management
11 5 (4.24%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.24%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.24%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.02%) ABAP
2 3 (2.54%) SQL
3 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.69%) PMP
4 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.85%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) MBA
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (15.25%) Business Objects
3 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.08%) HP
5 3 (2.54%) IBM
5 3 (2.54%) Ariba
6 2 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.69%) SunGard
6 2 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) Twitter
7 1 (0.85%) OutlookSoft
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.85%) Informatica
7 1 (0.85%) JDA
7 1 (0.85%) CA
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £467 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago