The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 598 594 562
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -32
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 42 41 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.074% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 0.89% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 24
Average daily rate £500 £521 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.07% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £412 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £655 £636
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £463 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +12.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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 across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4302 4589 4992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 8.23% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2652 2550 2802
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 46
Average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £60.16 £53.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BPC within the UK.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP BPC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC within the UK.

SAP BPC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP BPC
Top 26 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
England -21 40 £505 -3.11% 11
London -11 17 £550 -6.38% 4
South East -13 8 £505 +18.68% 1
East of England +12 5 £450 -19.64% 3
Berkshire +12 5 £505 -
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £450 -19.64%
Cambridge -4 3 £450 -19.64%
Manchester -5 3 £425 -20.93% 1
North West -7 3 £425 -20.93% 2
West Midlands -16 3 £400 -6.00% 1
City of London +43 2 £488 -18.75%
Warwickshire -1 2 £400 -
East Midlands - 2 £513 -
Reading - 2 £505 -
Warwick -5 1 £400 -
Coventry -7 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Chichester - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £475 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £550 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
Glasgow - 1 £365 -
Scotland - 1 £365 -

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (50.00%) Finance
3 31 (29.25%) SAP BW
4 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (16.04%) Degree
6 14 (13.21%) ERP
7 13 (12.26%) SAP HANA
8 12 (11.32%) SuccessFactors
8 12 (11.32%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (10.38%) NetWeaver
10 10 (9.43%) SAP BI
10 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.43%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
11 9 (8.49%) SAP FI
11 9 (8.49%) Migration
12 8 (7.55%) Essbase
12 8 (7.55%) Hyperion
12 8 (7.55%) Cognos
12 8 (7.55%) Hyperion Planning
12 8 (7.55%) HFM
12 8 (7.55%) Cognos Controller
12 8 (7.55%) SaaS
13 7 (6.60%) Concur
13 7 (6.60%) Cognos Planning
13 7 (6.60%) Infor
13 7 (6.60%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.60%) SAP CO
13 7 (6.60%) Cognos TM1
13 7 (6.60%) Hyperion Enterprise

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (10.38%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 9 (8.49%) SAP FI
3 8 (7.55%) Cognos Controller
3 8 (7.55%) HFM
3 8 (7.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (6.60%) Cognos Planning
4 7 (6.60%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (6.60%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 7 (6.60%) SAP CO
5 6 (5.66%) SAP ERP
5 6 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (3.77%) SAP HR
7 2 (1.89%) SAP AFS
7 2 (1.89%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.94%) Maximo
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.94%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.94%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (7.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.25%) SAP BW
2 13 (12.26%) SAP HANA
3 12 (11.32%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (9.43%) SAP BI
5 8 (7.55%) Essbase
6 5 (4.72%) OLAP
7 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.89%) DB2
10 1 (0.94%) Crystal Dashboard Design
10 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.94%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.94%) QlikView
10 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.94%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 53 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Back Office
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.89%) French Language
4 2 (1.89%) Local Government
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Greek Language
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.94%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 41 (38.68%) Consultant
2 37 (34.91%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (20.75%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 16 (15.09%) SAP Manager
5 13 (12.26%) Project Manager
6 12 (11.32%) SAP Project Manager
7 11 (10.38%) Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) SAP BW Consultant
10 7 (6.60%) Accountant
10 7 (6.60%) Systems Accountant
11 5 (4.72%) SAP CO Consultant
11 5 (4.72%) SAP FI Consultant
11 5 (4.72%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 4 (3.77%) Administrator
12 4 (3.77%) Finance Manager
12 4 (3.77%) HR Analyst
12 4 (3.77%) SAP Administrator
12 4 (3.77%) SAP HR Analyst
12 4 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) SAP Basis
2 4 (3.77%) HTML
2 4 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (1.89%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.89%) SAP TM
3 2 (1.89%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.94%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) Clustering
3 2 (1.89%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.89%) PMI
4 1 (0.94%) Economics
4 1 (0.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) Unix
2 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (13.21%) ERP
3 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (8.49%) Data Migration
4 9 (8.49%) Migration
5 7 (6.60%) Test Scripting
6 6 (5.66%) SAP Security
6 6 (5.66%) Time Management
6 6 (5.66%) Unit Testing
7 5 (4.72%) Integration Testing
7 5 (4.72%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.77%) People Management
8 4 (3.77%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.83%) Business Transformation
9 3 (2.83%) ETL
9 3 (2.83%) Project Management
9 3 (2.83%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) SQL
2 4 (3.77%) ABAP
3 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (4.72%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Control-M
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (7.55%) Cognos
2 8 (7.55%) Hyperion
3 7 (6.60%) Concur
3 7 (6.60%) Infor
4 4 (3.77%) Ariba
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 2 (1.89%) OpenText
7 1 (0.94%) BMC
7 1 (0.94%) CA
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) HP
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) OutlookSoft
7 1 (0.94%) Remedy
7 1 (0.94%) VMware
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