The table below looks at the statistics for SAP CO 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 CO over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 488 384 363
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -21
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 124 209 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.45% 4.46% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 108 106
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£475 £485 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £393 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £70.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 -

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
5057 4689 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2483 2721
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 81
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

SAP CO
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP CO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP CO
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP CO Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP CO
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP CO within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP CO Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP CO
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP CO Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP CO
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP CO within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 -74 106 £475 -5.00% 40
London -44 48 £488 -2.50% 12
South East -5 12 £413 -8.33% 8
City of London +16 10 £405 -24.29%
West Midlands -16 8 £385 -21.02%
Yorkshire -2 5 £513 +70.83% 7
North Yorkshire - 5 £513 - 4
Middlesbrough - 5 £513 - 2
North West -10 4 - - 6
East Midlands +5 3 £578 +5.00%
West Sussex +2 3 £278 -41.57% 1
Midlands +1 3 - -
East of England -20 3 - - 3
Hertfordshire -22 3 - - 2
Coventry - 3 £385 -
Hampshire - 3 £437 - 1
Birmingham -2 2 £300 -
Surrey -14 2 £425 -5.55% 3
Crawley +9 1 £155 -65.55%
Manchester -13 1 - - 2
North East -32 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Watford - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
York - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 2

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 359 (100.00%) SAP
2 332 (92.48%) SAP FI
3 327 (91.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 163 (45.40%) Finance
5 33 (9.19%) ERP
6 32 (8.91%) SAP Implementation
7 30 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (8.36%) ABAP
8 28 (7.80%) SAP SD
9 26 (7.24%) SAP BW
10 25 (6.96%) CCA
10 25 (6.96%) Migration
11 24 (6.69%) FMCG
12 23 (6.41%) SAP MM
13 21 (5.85%) Data Migration
13 21 (5.85%) Logistics
14 20 (5.57%) Manufacturing
14 20 (5.57%) Procure-to-pay
14 20 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (5.29%) Banking
16 18 (5.01%) General Ledger
16 18 (5.01%) German Language
16 18 (5.01%) Oracle
16 18 (5.01%) SAP FSCM
17 17 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (4.74%) Project Management
18 16 (4.46%) Microsoft
19 15 (4.18%) MS Office
20 13 (3.62%) Degree
20 13 (3.62%) Agile Software Development

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP CO 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 CO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.56%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.56%) Liferay
3 1 (0.28%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 15 (4.18%) MS Office
2 13 (3.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) MS Project
4 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 332 (92.48%) SAP FI
2 327 (91.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 28 (7.80%) SAP SD
4 23 (6.41%) SAP MM
5 18 (5.01%) SAP FSCM
6 10 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (2.51%) SAP BPC
7 9 (2.51%) SAP WM
8 8 (2.23%) SAP FI-AP
9 7 (1.95%) SAP ERP
9 7 (1.95%) SAP R/3
10 6 (1.67%) SAP PP
10 6 (1.67%) SAP HR
10 6 (1.67%) SAP FI-GL
11 4 (1.11%) SAP PS
11 4 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (1.11%) SAP ECC
12 3 (0.84%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.28%) SSL
2 1 (0.28%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.24%) SAP BW
2 7 (1.95%) SAP BI
3 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.56%) MySQL
4 2 (0.56%) MS Access
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (1.95%) LSMW
2 4 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.84%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.28%) TestDirector
General
1 163 (45.40%) Finance
2 20 (5.57%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.29%) Banking
4 18 (5.01%) General Ledger
4 18 (5.01%) German Language
5 9 (2.51%) Retail
6 8 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.23%) Automotive
7 5 (1.39%) Billing
7 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.39%) Legal
8 3 (0.84%) French Language
8 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.84%) Czech Language
9 2 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 164 (45.68%) Consultant
2 157 (43.73%) SAP Consultant
3 108 (30.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 55 (15.32%) SAP CO Consultant
5 41 (11.42%) SAP FI Consultant
5 41 (11.42%) Analyst
6 34 (9.47%) Trainer
6 34 (9.47%) SAP Trainer
7 31 (8.64%) SAP Manager
8 30 (8.36%) SAP Analyst
9 22 (6.13%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.01%) SAP Business Analyst
11 17 (4.74%) Architect
12 15 (4.18%) Developer
13 14 (3.90%) SAP Architect
14 13 (3.62%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 13 (3.62%) SAP Developer
14 13 (3.62%) Senior Consultant
14 13 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (3.34%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.06%) SAP CO-PA
2 8 (2.23%) BAPI
3 4 (1.11%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (1.11%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (1.11%) EDI
4 3 (0.84%) MDX
4 3 (0.84%) SAP Basis
4 3 (0.84%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.56%) Middleware
5 2 (0.56%) Web Services
5 2 (0.56%) XML
5 2 (0.56%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.56%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.28%) XSLT
6 1 (0.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.69%) FMCG
2 20 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (0.84%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.56%) AS400
4 2 (0.56%) User Experience
4 2 (0.56%) iSeries
5 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.28%) Social Network
5 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.28%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.11%) AIX
2 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (0.84%) Windows
2 3 (0.84%) Linux
3 2 (0.56%) VMS
4 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (9.19%) ERP
2 32 (8.91%) SAP Implementation
3 30 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (6.96%) Migration
5 21 (5.85%) Data Migration
5 21 (5.85%) Logistics
6 20 (5.57%) Procure-to-pay
7 17 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (4.74%) Project Management
8 13 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (3.34%) CRM
9 12 (3.34%) Business Analysis
10 11 (3.06%) Supply Chain Management
10 11 (3.06%) ITIL
11 10 (2.79%) Unit Testing
11 10 (2.79%) Integration Testing
11 10 (2.79%) Test Scripting
11 10 (2.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (2.51%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.36%) ABAP
2 6 (1.67%) VBA
3 3 (0.84%) Java
3 3 (0.84%) SQL
3 3 (0.84%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.28%) R
4 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (6.96%) CCA
2 13 (3.62%) Degree
3 6 (1.67%) CIMA
4 5 (1.39%) ISEB
5 4 (1.11%) ACCA
6 3 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.84%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.95%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.84%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) GAAP
3 2 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 359 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (5.01%) Oracle
3 16 (4.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.23%) Ariba
5 7 (1.95%) HP
6 5 (1.39%) IBM
7 3 (0.84%) Pegasus
7 3 (0.84%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.84%) Cisco
8 2 (0.56%) Open Text
8 2 (0.56%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.28%) Cognos
9 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.28%) Lotus
9 1 (0.28%) Progress
9 1 (0.28%) Primavera
East London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £535 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Some expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Rate: £320 per day + travel and hotel expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £450-£550/day
Posted: 23 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: €250per month
Posted: 24 days ago