The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 228 256 212
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -44
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 18 7 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.073% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.56% 1.00% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate £350 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £263 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £563 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £406 £513
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
703 698 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.21% 7.32% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 402 350
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.90 £15.40 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

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 11 February 2016.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP BPC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP BPC Hourly Rate Trend 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 11 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
West Sussex - 9 £350 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +6 2 £388 -35.41% 1
Surrey -8 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £220 - 1
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (59.09%) Finance
3 15 (34.09%) ERP
4 13 (29.55%) SuccessFactors
5 12 (27.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 12 (27.27%) Degree
5 12 (27.27%) SAP BW
6 8 (18.18%) SaaS
7 7 (15.91%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.64%) ABAP
9 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.36%) SAP ERP
9 5 (11.36%) Matrix Management
9 5 (11.36%) Back Office
9 5 (11.36%) Migration
10 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.09%) SAP FI
10 4 (9.09%) SAP BI
10 4 (9.09%) HTML
10 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 4 (9.09%) People Management
11 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
11 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
11 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
12 2 (4.55%) SAP CO
12 2 (4.55%) Quality Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (2.27%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (11.36%) SAP ERP
3 4 (9.09%) SAP FI
4 2 (4.55%) SAP CO
4 2 (4.55%) SAP HR
5 1 (2.27%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.27%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (2.27%) SAP GRC
5 1 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
5 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Extranet
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SAP BW
2 4 (9.09%) SAP BI
3 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.27%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.55%) Local Government
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Consultant
1 8 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (18.18%) SAP Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) SAP BW Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.82%) SAP Programme Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Finance Systems Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) SAP BW Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) HTML
1 4 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.27%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.27%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.55%) PMI
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ERP
2 7 (15.91%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.36%) Matrix Management
4 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.09%) People Management
5 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (4.55%) System Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) ABAP
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) OpenText
3 1 (2.27%) CA
3 1 (2.27%) CODA
3 1 (2.27%) Cognos
3 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Infor
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) VMware