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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 250 246 219
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 11 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.054% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.67% 0.68% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
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£413 £354 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% -38.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £343 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £365 £617
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £340 £503
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
660 735 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.92% 7.99% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 346 281
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £282 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £47.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire -2 6 £413 +12.24%
Berkshire +7 3 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £220 -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (72.22%) SAP BW
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) ABAP
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) NetWeaver
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Workflow
7 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (22.22%) SAP BI
8 3 (16.67%) ERP
9 2 (11.11%) CIPFA
9 2 (11.11%) CIMA
9 2 (11.11%) CCAB
9 2 (11.11%) Cognos
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
9 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
9 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (11.11%) Analytics
9 2 (11.11%) AAT
9 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
10 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
10 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (5.56%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (27.78%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
1 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SRM
2 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SAP BW
2 4 (22.22%) SAP BI
2 4 (22.22%) SAP HANA
2 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) SAP BW Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
6 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Junior SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Junior SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CIPFA
1 2 (11.11%) CIMA
1 2 (11.11%) CCAB
1 2 (11.11%) AAT
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
2 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter