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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 248 261 248
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.054%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.32% 1.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £500 £413 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +16.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 - -
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
682 693 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.73% 7.26% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 404 440
Median daily rate £410 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.44% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £422
% change year-on-year
- +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £22.00 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.82%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SAP BPC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 4 £500 -
Hampshire -2 2 £500 +21.21% 2
Surrey - 1 £450 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) SAP BW
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) SaaS
6 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
6 3 (17.65%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 3 (17.65%) ERP
6 3 (17.65%) SAP FI
6 3 (17.65%) SAP BI
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) SAP CO
6 3 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (17.65%) Concur
6 3 (17.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (11.76%) ACCA
7 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
8 1 (5.88%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP CO
1 3 (17.65%) SAP FI
1 3 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
1 3 (17.65%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SAP BW
2 3 (17.65%) SAP BI
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP CO Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) ERP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
2 3 (17.65%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
2 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Concur
3 1 (5.88%) Ariba
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText