The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 363 343 337
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 235 160 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.48% 4.26% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 84 125
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £568 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
+340.00% -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4286 3757 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.72% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2548 2038 2549
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £70.25 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP CO
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +21 139 £450 - 19
South East -1 33 £475 -8.65% 12
West Midlands -14 13 £468 +8.09% 3
North West -11 12 £413 -2.94% 7
East of England -24 9 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire -14 7 £600 - 2
East Midlands -5 4 £475 -13.63%
South West -20 3 £600 +41.17% 3
North East - - - -
SAP CO
UK

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 404 (100.00%) SAP
2 394 (97.52%) SAP FI
3 392 (97.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 172 (42.57%) Finance
5 44 (10.89%) Migration
6 40 (9.90%) SAP BW
7 38 (9.41%) General Ledger
8 34 (8.42%) ABAP
8 34 (8.42%) Data Migration
9 33 (8.17%) SAP SD
10 31 (7.67%) FMCG
11 24 (5.94%) SAP Implementation
12 22 (5.45%) Project Management
12 22 (5.45%) ERP
12 22 (5.45%) Validation
12 22 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
13 21 (5.20%) Procure-to-pay
14 20 (4.95%) Retail
14 20 (4.95%) SAP FI-GL
15 19 (4.70%) Logistics
16 18 (4.46%) Cash Management
16 18 (4.46%) LSMW
17 17 (4.21%) Manufacturing
17 17 (4.21%) Data Quality
18 16 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
19 15 (3.71%) Business Analysis
19 15 (3.71%) Banking
20 14 (3.47%) SAP MM
20 14 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
21 13 (3.22%) Pharmaceutical

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (0.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (0.50%) MS Office
1 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 394 (97.52%) SAP FI
2 392 (97.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 33 (8.17%) SAP SD
4 20 (4.95%) SAP FI-GL
5 14 (3.47%) SAP MM
6 11 (2.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (2.48%) SAP FSCM
8 7 (1.73%) SAP BPC
9 6 (1.49%) SAP WM
9 6 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (1.49%) SAP FI-AP
9 6 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
10 5 (1.24%) SAP FI-CA
10 5 (1.24%) SAP PM
10 5 (1.24%) SAP HR
10 5 (1.24%) SAP PP
10 5 (1.24%) SAP PS
10 5 (1.24%) SAP APO
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.99%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (0.50%) RTP
2 1 (0.25%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.90%) SAP BW
2 3 (0.74%) SAP BI
2 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.74%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.25%) MySQL
4 1 (0.25%) DB2
4 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (4.46%) LSMW
2 4 (0.99%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.25%) JIRA
3 1 (0.25%) eCATT
General
1 172 (42.57%) Finance
2 38 (9.41%) General Ledger
3 20 (4.95%) Retail
4 17 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.71%) Banking
6 13 (3.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (3.22%) German Language
7 10 (2.48%) Legal
8 7 (1.73%) Billing
9 5 (1.24%) French Language
10 4 (0.99%) Automotive
11 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.50%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 208 (51.49%) Consultant
2 201 (49.75%) SAP Consultant
3 151 (37.38%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 62 (15.35%) Analyst
5 61 (15.10%) SAP CO Consultant
6 54 (13.37%) SAP FI Consultant
7 49 (12.13%) SAP Analyst
8 39 (9.65%) Architect
9 35 (8.66%) SAP Architect
10 29 (7.18%) Solutions Architect
11 25 (6.19%) SAP Manager
11 25 (6.19%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 23 (5.69%) Business Analyst
13 20 (4.95%) SAP Business Analyst
14 19 (4.70%) Data Analyst
14 19 (4.70%) SAP Data Analyst
15 18 (4.46%) Functional Consultant
16 17 (4.21%) Senior Consultant
16 17 (4.21%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 16 (3.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.73%) EDI
2 4 (0.99%) SAP PI
2 4 (0.99%) SAP CO-PA
3 3 (0.74%) SAP XI
3 3 (0.74%) XML
4 2 (0.50%) .NET
4 2 (0.50%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (0.50%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.25%) MDX
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.25%) BAPI
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.25%) Middleware
5 1 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.67%) FMCG
2 6 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.74%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.50%) Social Network
5 1 (0.25%) AS400
5 1 (0.25%) iSeries
5 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.99%) VMS
2 3 (0.74%) AIX
3 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.50%) Linux
3 2 (0.50%) Windows
4 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (10.89%) Migration
2 34 (8.42%) Data Migration
3 24 (5.94%) SAP Implementation
4 22 (5.45%) Project Management
4 22 (5.45%) ERP
4 22 (5.45%) Validation
4 22 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
5 21 (5.20%) Procure-to-pay
6 19 (4.70%) Logistics
7 18 (4.46%) Cash Management
8 16 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (3.71%) Business Analysis
10 14 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (3.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (2.72%) CRM
13 11 (2.72%) Data Mapping
14 10 (2.48%) Data Validation
14 10 (2.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (2.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.42%) ABAP
2 3 (0.74%) SQL
3 2 (0.50%) C
4 1 (0.25%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (2.48%) Degree
1 10 (2.48%) CCA
2 6 (1.49%) CIMA
3 5 (1.24%) ACCA
4 4 (0.99%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.21%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 4 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 404 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (2.72%) Oracle
3 7 (1.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (0.99%) HP
4 4 (0.99%) IBM
5 3 (0.74%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.50%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.50%) Ariba
6 2 (0.50%) Cisco
7 1 (0.25%) Remedy
7 1 (0.25%) Open Text
7 1 (0.25%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.25%) CODA
7 1 (0.25%) Sage
7 1 (0.25%) datango
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
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Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
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Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £401 per day
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West Sussex
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Rate: market rates (€€€)
Posted: 17 days ago
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