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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
England / South East
Rank 226 247 261
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 15 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.29% 2.25% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Median daily rate £392 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.53% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £262 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £435 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-24.57% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

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
655 667 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.51% 7.60% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 414 405
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 2
Median hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% +80.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.89 £18.40 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £61.60 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £35.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +97.22%

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
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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 - 7 £388 - 1
Surrey +16 4 £471 - 1
Hampshire +5 2 £350 - 1
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (48.15%) SAP BW
3 9 (33.33%) NetWeaver
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) SAP PS
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
8 2 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) SQL
8 2 (7.41%) ABAP
8 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
9 1 (3.70%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 1 (3.70%) Record to Report
9 1 (3.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 1 (3.70%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (3.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing

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 9 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (11.11%) SAP PS
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.70%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SAP BW
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) LSMW
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) SAP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SAP CO Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) SAP PS Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) SAP PS Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Logistics
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) System Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) ABAP
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Ariba
2 1 (3.70%) IFS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) OpenText