The first table below looks at the demand for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 24 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 231 222 249
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 8 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.25% 2.47% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Average daily rate £390 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £450 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £534 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £513
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
640 649 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.85% 7.73% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 335 457
Average daily rate £388 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 14
Average hourly rate £52.50 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.40% +49.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BPC across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire -11 3 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 12 (30.00%) SAP BW
4 9 (22.50%) NetWeaver
4 9 (22.50%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) SAP FI
5 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (12.50%) Business Objects
7 4 (10.00%) SAP MM
7 4 (10.00%) SAP SD
7 4 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (7.50%) ABAP
8 3 (7.50%) SAP HR
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Workflow
9 2 (5.00%) SAP BI
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
9 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
10 1 (2.50%) Retail
10 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.50%) Project Management

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (22.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) SAP FI
2 4 (10.00%) SAP MM
2 4 (10.00%) SAP SD
3 3 (7.50%) SAP HR
4 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SAP BW
2 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (5.00%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Consultant
1 23 (57.50%) SAP Consultant
2 22 (55.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Information Architect
4 1 (2.50%) Finance Systems Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Systems Manager
4 1 (2.50%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (2.50%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (2.50%) SAP Developer
4 1 (2.50%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 16 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.00%) Workflow
2 2 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (2.50%) Project Management
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.50%) ERP
3 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
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Nicoll Curtin
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