The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC 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 Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 76 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.47% 5.88% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £388 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.41% +26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £406 £513
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
SAP BPC
Berkshire

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

Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
81 34 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.27% 3.90% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 21 42
Average daily rate £450 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAP BPC
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Fiori

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

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

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Finance Systems Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText
2 1 (50.00%) VMware