The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
UK
Rank 545 571 533
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -38
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 51 47 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 1.15% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 42
Median daily rate £396 £535 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.98% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £674
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 across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3991 4093 4872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.80% 8.00% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2498 2426 2771
Median daily rate £450 £435 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 36
Median hourly rate £29.38 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.59% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £69.07 £60.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 20 February 2017.

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 24 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England +43 43 £425 -20.56% 10
London +6 12 £550 -8.33% 2
South East +10 11 £388 +19.23% 5
East of England +4 8 £438 - 1
Basildon - 8 £438 -
Essex - 8 £438 -
Edinburgh - 6 £350 -
Scotland - 6 £350 -
Berkshire - 5 £388 -
Swindon - 4 £425 -
Wiltshire - 4 £425 -
South West - 4 £425 -
City of London +1 3 - -
Surrey +14 2 £538 - 2
Hampshire +4 2 £350 - 2
Reading - 2 £396 -
North West +5 1 - -
Manchester +2 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £500 -9.09%
Yorkshire - 1 £575 - 1
West Drayton - 1 £575 -
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Andover - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £538 -

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 117 (100.00%) SAP
2 68 (58.12%) SAP BW
3 43 (36.75%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
5 33 (28.21%) Finance
6 25 (21.37%) Oracle
7 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
8 22 (18.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 20 (17.09%) Security Cleared
10 19 (16.24%) SQL
10 19 (16.24%) Migration
11 18 (15.38%) NetWeaver
12 17 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (13.68%) Data Migration
14 15 (12.82%) BC Cleared
14 15 (12.82%) SAP Basis
15 14 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (11.97%) NWDI
15 14 (11.97%) SAP MII
15 14 (11.97%) SAP HANA
16 13 (11.11%) MaxDB
16 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (11.11%) Sybase
16 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
17 12 (10.26%) System Testing
18 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database
18 11 (9.40%) Post-Production
18 11 (9.40%) Project Management
19 9 (7.69%) Business Analysis
19 9 (7.69%) Manufacturing

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills 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 18 (15.38%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.56%) Apache
2 3 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.97%) SAP MII
2 7 (5.98%) SAP GRC
2 7 (5.98%) SAP PS
3 6 (5.13%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (4.27%) SAP CO
4 5 (4.27%) SAP FI
5 4 (3.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (3.42%) SAP PM
6 3 (2.56%) SAP HR
6 3 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.71%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.71%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.85%) SAP AFS
8 1 (0.85%) SAP CAR
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (58.12%) SAP BW
2 36 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
4 22 (18.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.97%) SAP HANA
6 13 (11.11%) MaxDB
7 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.84%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.71%) Lumira
12 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.85%) DB2
12 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) NWDI
2 1 (0.85%) LSMW
General
1 33 (28.21%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Automotive
4 2 (1.71%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Consultant
2 31 (26.50%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (17.09%) Analyst
3 20 (17.09%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 17 (14.53%) SAP Analyst
5 15 (12.82%) Developer
6 13 (11.11%) SAP Developer
7 12 (10.26%) Administrator
7 12 (10.26%) Architect
7 12 (10.26%) SAP Administrator
7 12 (10.26%) SAP Architect
7 12 (10.26%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 10 (8.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
10 8 (6.84%) SAP BI Analyst
11 7 (5.98%) SAP BPC Architect
11 7 (5.98%) SAP Functional Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) SAP Manager
13 5 (4.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.82%) SAP Basis
2 5 (4.27%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (2.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (0.85%) PMI
3 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
1 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
1 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.75%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (16.24%) Migration
3 17 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (13.68%) Data Migration
5 14 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (10.26%) System Testing
8 11 (9.40%) Post-Production
8 11 (9.40%) Project Management
9 9 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.84%) ERP
10 8 (6.84%) SAP Security
11 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.98%) Process Improvement
11 7 (5.98%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.27%) CRM
13 5 (4.27%) Data Extraction
13 5 (4.27%) ITIL
14 4 (3.42%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.24%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) ABAP
3 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (17.09%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.82%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) ACCA
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (21.37%) Oracle
3 13 (11.11%) Sybase
4 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.27%) Ariba
6 3 (2.56%) Sun
7 2 (1.71%) Baan
7 2 (1.71%) Concur
8 1 (0.85%) IFS
8 1 (0.85%) OpenText
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
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