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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
UK / England
Rank 522 546 486
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -60
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 51 58 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.40% 1.55% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 62
Median daily rate £450 £488 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £328 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £590 £816
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
3632 3737 4403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.74% 8.16% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2300 2217 2627
Median daily rate £450 £438 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 66 32
Median hourly rate £23.00 £43.75 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.42% +90.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £19.25 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £69.07 £65.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
East of England - 16 £450 -
South East +4 9 £392 -7.82% 5
London +5 7 £600 +31.86% 5
South West - 5 £425 - 1
North West +17 4 £600 +10.09%
East Midlands -1 2 £500 -9.09%
Yorkshire - 1 £575 - 2
Midlands - 1 £500 -
SAP BPC
UK

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) SAP
2 55 (55.00%) SAP BW
3 33 (33.00%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (29.00%) Finance
5 25 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (21.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 20 (20.00%) NetWeaver
8 16 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 15 (15.00%) SAP HANA
10 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (14.00%) Oracle
11 13 (13.00%) Migration
12 12 (12.00%) System Testing
12 12 (12.00%) Data Migration
13 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database
13 11 (11.00%) Post-Production
14 10 (10.00%) BC Cleared
14 10 (10.00%) ERP
15 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
16 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
16 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (8.00%) Project Management
16 8 (8.00%) SAP Security
17 7 (7.00%) Process Improvement
17 7 (7.00%) SAP GRC
17 7 (7.00%) SAP PS
17 7 (7.00%) MS Excel

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 20 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.00%) Apache
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) SAP GRC
1 7 (7.00%) SAP PS
2 6 (6.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (6.00%) SAP FI
3 4 (4.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 4 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (4.00%) SAP PM
4 3 (3.00%) SAP ERP
4 3 (3.00%) SAP FI-GL
4 3 (3.00%) SAP HR
4 3 (3.00%) SAP MII
4 3 (3.00%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.00%) SAP AFS
6 1 (1.00%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (55.00%) SAP BW
2 25 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (21.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.00%) SAP HANA
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (6.00%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.00%) Lumira
9 2 (2.00%) MaxDB
10 1 (1.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) NWDI
2 1 (1.00%) LSMW
General
1 29 (29.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.00%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.00%) French Language
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (34.00%) Consultant
2 31 (31.00%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (20.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 16 (16.00%) Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) Architect
5 13 (13.00%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) SAP Architect
6 12 (12.00%) Developer
7 10 (10.00%) SAP Developer
8 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Functional Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) SAP BI Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) SAP BPC Architect
11 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
11 5 (5.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 4 (4.00%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (4.00%) SAP Basis
3 3 (3.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Windows
1 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (13.00%) Migration
5 12 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 12 (12.00%) System Testing
6 11 (11.00%) Post-Production
7 10 (10.00%) ERP
8 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.00%) Project Management
9 8 (8.00%) SAP Security
10 7 (7.00%) Process Improvement
11 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.00%) CRM
12 5 (5.00%) Data Analysis
12 5 (5.00%) ITIL
12 5 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
13 4 (4.00%) ETL
14 3 (3.00%) Data Modelling
14 3 (3.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) ABAP
3 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) ACCA
4 4 (4.00%) CIMA
4 4 (4.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.00%) CCA
6 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.00%) Ariba
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.00%) OpenText
6 3 (3.00%) Sun
7 2 (2.00%) Baan
7 2 (2.00%) Concur
7 2 (2.00%) Sybase
8 1 (1.00%) Red Hat