The table below looks at the statistics for SAP CO 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 CO over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 479 394 371
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 109 169 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.41% 4.14% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 99 93
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£475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £400 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £70.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 -
SAP CO
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
4530 4081 4816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.68% 8.59% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2601 2260 2510
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 72 72
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £10.60 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £45.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -44.53%

SAP CO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP CO Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP CO
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP CO across the England region.

SAP CO Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP CO
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP CO across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SAP CO Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP CO
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO across the England region.

SAP CO Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP CO
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 CO within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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 -58 49 £475 -5.00% 9
South East -13 13 £413 -8.33% 9
West Midlands -15 7 £430 -11.79%
Yorkshire +1 5 £513 +70.83% 8
North West -11 4 - - 6
East of England -27 4 £638 +30.76% 3
East Midlands +9 3 £578 +5.00%
Midlands -2 3 - -
North East -38 1 - -
SAP CO
UK

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 316 (100.00%) SAP
2 295 (93.35%) SAP FI
3 290 (91.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 150 (47.47%) Finance
5 28 (8.86%) ABAP
5 28 (8.86%) ERP
6 26 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (7.91%) SAP Implementation
8 24 (7.59%) Migration
8 24 (7.59%) SAP BW
8 24 (7.59%) SAP SD
9 23 (7.28%) FMCG
10 21 (6.65%) CCA
10 21 (6.65%) SAP MM
10 21 (6.65%) Data Migration
11 19 (6.01%) Logistics
11 19 (6.01%) Procure-to-pay
12 17 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (5.38%) SAP FSCM
12 17 (5.38%) General Ledger
12 17 (5.38%) Project Management
12 17 (5.38%) Oracle
13 16 (5.06%) Banking
14 15 (4.75%) German Language
14 15 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (4.75%) Microsoft
15 14 (4.43%) MS Office
16 13 (4.11%) Degree
16 13 (4.11%) MS Excel
16 13 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAP CO 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 CO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.63%) Liferay
3 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.32%) SAP EP
Applications
1 14 (4.43%) MS Office
2 13 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 295 (93.35%) SAP FI
2 290 (91.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 24 (7.59%) SAP SD
4 21 (6.65%) SAP MM
5 17 (5.38%) SAP FSCM
6 9 (2.85%) SAP BPC
6 9 (2.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (2.53%) SAP WM
8 6 (1.90%) SAP HR
8 6 (1.90%) SAP R/3
8 6 (1.90%) SAP PP
8 6 (1.90%) SAP FI-GL
9 5 (1.58%) SAP ERP
10 4 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (1.27%) SAP ECC
11 3 (0.95%) SAP GRC
11 3 (0.95%) SAP APO
11 3 (0.95%) SAP PS
11 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.32%) SSL
2 1 (0.32%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.59%) SAP BW
2 7 (2.22%) SAP BI
3 3 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.95%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.63%) MySQL
4 2 (0.63%) MS Access
5 1 (0.32%) DB2
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (2.22%) LSMW
2 2 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.32%) TestDirector
General
1 150 (47.47%) Finance
2 17 (5.38%) General Ledger
3 16 (5.06%) Banking
4 15 (4.75%) German Language
5 13 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.85%) Retail
7 8 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.58%) Automotive
8 5 (1.58%) Legal
8 5 (1.58%) Billing
8 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.95%) Czech Language
10 2 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 143 (45.25%) Consultant
2 136 (43.04%) SAP Consultant
3 94 (29.75%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 46 (14.56%) SAP CO Consultant
5 39 (12.34%) Analyst
6 36 (11.39%) SAP FI Consultant
7 30 (9.49%) SAP Manager
8 28 (8.86%) SAP Analyst
9 27 (8.54%) SAP Trainer
9 27 (8.54%) Trainer
10 21 (6.65%) Business Analyst
11 17 (5.38%) Architect
11 17 (5.38%) SAP Business Analyst
12 14 (4.43%) SAP Architect
13 13 (4.11%) Developer
13 13 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.80%) Functional Consultant
14 12 (3.80%) Project Manager
14 12 (3.80%) Senior Consultant
14 12 (3.80%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.85%) SAP CO-PA
2 8 (2.53%) BAPI
3 4 (1.27%) EDI
3 4 (1.27%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (0.95%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (0.95%) MDX
4 3 (0.95%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.63%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.63%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.63%) Middleware
5 2 (0.63%) Web Services
5 2 (0.63%) XML
5 2 (0.63%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.32%) JDBC
6 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.28%) FMCG
2 17 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (0.95%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.63%) iSeries
4 2 (0.63%) AS400
5 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.32%) Social Network
5 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.32%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.27%) AIX
2 3 (0.95%) Linux
2 3 (0.95%) Windows
2 3 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.63%) VMS
4 1 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (8.86%) ERP
2 26 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (7.91%) SAP Implementation
4 24 (7.59%) Migration
5 21 (6.65%) Data Migration
6 19 (6.01%) Logistics
6 19 (6.01%) Procure-to-pay
7 17 (5.38%) Project Management
8 15 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (3.80%) CRM
11 11 (3.48%) ITIL
11 11 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (3.48%) Business Analysis
12 10 (3.16%) Supply Chain Management
13 9 (2.85%) Unit Testing
13 9 (2.85%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (2.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (2.53%) Integration Testing
15 7 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.86%) ABAP
2 6 (1.90%) VBA
3 3 (0.95%) Java
3 3 (0.95%) SQL
4 2 (0.63%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.32%) R
5 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (6.65%) CCA
2 13 (4.11%) Degree
3 6 (1.90%) CIMA
4 4 (1.27%) ACCA
5 3 (0.95%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) GAAP
3 2 (0.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 316 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (5.38%) Oracle
3 15 (4.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.22%) Ariba
5 5 (1.58%) HP
5 5 (1.58%) IBM
6 3 (0.95%) Cisco
6 3 (0.95%) Hyperion
6 3 (0.95%) Pegasus
6 3 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.63%) Open Text
7 2 (0.63%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.32%) Progress
8 1 (0.32%) Primavera
8 1 (0.32%) Lotus
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