The table below looks at the statistics for SAP CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP CO over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 155 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 5 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.31% 4.74% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Average daily rate £320 £509 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.10% +27.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP CO
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 North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
381 380 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.04% 11.82% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 189 145
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £69.07 £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.52% +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

SAP CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP CO Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP CO
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP CO Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP CO
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP CO across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SAP CO Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP CO
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP CO Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP CO
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
Cheshire -4 2 £320 -21.23% 1
Manchester -23 2 £500 -3.38% 1
SAP CO
England

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 13 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
4 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
5 1 (7.69%) FMCG
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (7.69%) CCA
5 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) SAPscript
5 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) General Ledger

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 13 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP CO Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP FI Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SAP FI Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IP Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SAP BW Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) SAP MM Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SAPscript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft