The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 416 405 391
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 17 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.071% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 0.85% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 17
Average daily rate £550 £588 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £438 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £463 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +12.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
SAP BPC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1730 1876 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.52% 8.37% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1197 1389
Average daily rate £450 £480 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 8
Average hourly rate £24.25 £30.00 £16.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% +77.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.18 £17.20 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.80 £52.50 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BPC across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +43 2 £488 -18.75%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (35.48%) SAP BW
3 8 (25.81%) SAP HANA
4 7 (22.58%) Finance
5 6 (19.35%) Time Management
6 5 (16.13%) SAP Certification
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (16.13%) SAP FI
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (12.90%) SAP CO
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Ariba
7 4 (12.90%) Concur
8 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
9 2 (6.45%) SAP BI
9 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (6.45%) SQL
9 2 (6.45%) ABAP
9 2 (6.45%) Retail
9 2 (6.45%) SAP AFS
9 2 (6.45%) SAP Retail
10 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Information Management
10 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.23%) Maximo

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (3.23%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP FI
2 4 (12.90%) SAP CO
2 4 (12.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (6.45%) SAP AFS
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Maximo
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SAP BW
2 8 (25.81%) SAP HANA
3 2 (6.45%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Consultant
2 15 (48.39%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) SAP Manager
3 6 (19.35%) SAP Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Project Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SAP CO Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SAP FI Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Architect
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP BI Architect
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Time Management
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
5 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Information Management
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) ABAP
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
1 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Ariba
2 4 (12.90%) Concur
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle