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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 494 474 482
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 78 100 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.73% 2.22% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 28
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£488 £550 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £465 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £725 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £513 £500
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4510 4502 4085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.74% 8.84% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2549 2368 2016
Average daily rate £445 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 57
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.20 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.83% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.90 £59.90 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -47.08%

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 26 February 2015.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP BPC
Top 22 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 26 February 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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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 -27 72 £500 -9.09% 8
London -3 46 £550 -3.50% 5
City of London +20 10 £525 -19.23% 1
West Midlands +3 9 £380 - 1
South East -40 8 £413 -10.81%
Berkshire -9 5 £600 +26.31%
East of England +11 2 - -
South West -10 2 - -
Middlesex +5 1 - -
North West -20 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £225 -
Suffolk - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Staines - - - -
Watford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Guildford - - - -

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 163 (100.00%) SAP
2 84 (51.53%) Finance
3 73 (44.79%) SAP BW
4 31 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (15.95%) ETL
6 25 (15.34%) Agresso
7 24 (14.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (14.11%) ERP
9 22 (13.50%) SQL Server
10 21 (12.88%) NetWeaver
10 21 (12.88%) Migration
11 20 (12.27%) SAP FI
12 18 (11.04%) Management Information System
12 18 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (10.43%) SAP FI/CO
13 17 (10.43%) SAP CO
13 17 (10.43%) SQL
13 17 (10.43%) PRINCE2
14 16 (9.82%) SAP BI
14 16 (9.82%) Legal
15 15 (9.20%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (9.20%) Business Objects
15 15 (9.20%) ABAP
15 15 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
17 13 (7.98%) ITIL
17 13 (7.98%) Data Transformation
18 12 (7.36%) Data Extraction
19 10 (6.13%) Project Management

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 21 (12.88%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (15.34%) Agresso
2 20 (12.27%) SAP FI
3 17 (10.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (10.43%) SAP CO
4 8 (4.91%) SAP ERP
4 8 (4.91%) SAP FSCM
5 5 (3.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.23%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.23%) Endur
6 2 (1.23%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.61%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.61%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.61%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.61%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.61%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (44.79%) SAP BW
2 24 (14.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (13.50%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.82%) SAP BI
5 15 (9.20%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.29%) SAP HANA
7 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.84%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) OLAP
9 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Essbase
9 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (2.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 84 (51.53%) Finance
2 16 (9.82%) Legal
3 7 (4.29%) General Ledger
4 5 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.45%) Banking
5 4 (2.45%) Marketing
6 3 (1.84%) Publishing
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.61%) French Language
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (50.31%) Consultant
1 82 (50.31%) SAP Consultant
2 54 (33.13%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 23 (14.11%) SAP Manager
4 16 (9.82%) Analyst
5 13 (7.98%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.98%) SAP BW Consultant
6 10 (6.13%) Programme Manager
7 9 (5.52%) SAP Project Manager
7 9 (5.52%) SAP Programme Manager
8 8 (4.91%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) SAP Support
9 7 (4.29%) Architect
9 7 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.68%) SAP Architect
11 5 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (3.07%) Developer
11 5 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.07%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) SAP XI
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Basis
1 2 (1.23%) SAP PI
1 2 (1.23%) SAP TM
2 1 (0.61%) Web Services
2 1 (0.61%) EDI
2 1 (0.61%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.61%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.04%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.36%) Data Extraction
3 8 (4.91%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.61%) UNIX
1 1 (0.61%) Windows
1 1 (0.61%) AIX
1 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (15.95%) ETL
3 23 (14.11%) ERP
4 21 (12.88%) Migration
5 18 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (10.43%) PRINCE2
7 14 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.98%) ITIL
8 13 (7.98%) Data Transformation
9 10 (6.13%) PRINCE
9 10 (6.13%) Project Management
10 9 (5.52%) CRM
11 7 (4.29%) Change Management
11 7 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.29%) Cash Management
12 6 (3.68%) Test Scripting
12 6 (3.68%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.68%) Programme Management
13 5 (3.07%) Data Management
13 5 (3.07%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) SQL
2 15 (9.20%) ABAP
3 1 (0.61%) VBA
3 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) CIMA
3 3 (1.84%) ACCA
3 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.23%) PMP
4 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCP
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) GAAP
2 5 (3.07%) SLA
3 3 (1.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 163 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (9.20%) Business Objects
3 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.07%) HP
5 4 (2.45%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.23%) Informatica
6 2 (1.23%) SunGard
6 2 (1.23%) Cognos
6 2 (1.23%) IBM
6 2 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.61%) Twitter
7 1 (0.61%) JDA
7 1 (0.61%) EMC
7 1 (0.61%) CA
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago