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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 453 434 354
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -80
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 169 170 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.62% 3.32% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 68 117
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£525 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £420 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.67% -11.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £63.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.50

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
4670 5122 4602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 9.37% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2637 2642 2363
Average daily rate £450 £445 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +3.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 74
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.60 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £49.75 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +53.75%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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 -24 137 £525 +10.52% 14
London -6 75 £550 +10.00% 5
West Midlands +17 16 £463 -2.63%
City of London -2 15 £613 +16.66% 1
South East -30 14 £600 +42.85% 2
Midlands 0 6 - - 1
Surrey -3 6 £600 +56.86%
Yorkshire -23 6 £375 +25.00% 1
East of England -9 4 £388 -39.21% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £431 -
South Wales +3 3 - -
Wales -3 3 - -
South West -10 3 £400 +31.14% 1
West Yorkshire -23 3 £375 +25.00%
North West -28 3 £425 - 2
Newport - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £400 -
Brentford - 3 £515 -
Middlesex +1 2 - -
Cambridge -4 2 £413 -
Cambridgeshire -7 2 £413 -
Hampshire -8 2 £625 -
Bexley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £550 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 1 £300 -52.94%
Coventry +4 1 £475 -
Milton Keynes -3 1 £600 +41.17%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £600 +41.17%
East Midlands -6 1 £475 -17.74%
Hertfordshire -6 1 £375 - 1

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 315 (100.00%) SAP
2 307 (97.46%) SAP FI
3 304 (96.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 176 (55.87%) Finance
5 39 (12.38%) Asset Management
6 37 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (9.84%) SAP BW
8 27 (8.57%) Project Management
8 27 (8.57%) Retail
8 27 (8.57%) Business Analysis
9 24 (7.62%) ERP
10 23 (7.30%) Change Management
11 22 (6.98%) Migration
11 22 (6.98%) Manufacturing
12 20 (6.35%) General Ledger
13 19 (6.03%) SAP BPC
14 18 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (5.71%) Banking
15 17 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (5.40%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (5.08%) SAP SD
16 16 (5.08%) ABAP
17 14 (4.44%) ITIL
17 14 (4.44%) Service Management
17 14 (4.44%) Data Migration
17 14 (4.44%) SAP Implementation
17 14 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (4.13%) BPR
19 12 (3.81%) SAP MM
19 12 (3.81%) Procure-to-pay

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 8 (2.54%) SAP EP
2 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.63%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (2.22%) MS Office
2 5 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.95%) MS Project
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 307 (97.46%) SAP FI
2 304 (96.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 19 (6.03%) SAP BPC
4 16 (5.08%) SAP SD
5 12 (3.81%) SAP MM
6 10 (3.17%) SAP QM
6 10 (3.17%) SAP FSCM
7 9 (2.86%) SAP HCM
7 9 (2.86%) SAP PS
8 8 (2.54%) SAP APO
8 8 (2.54%) SAP EWM
9 6 (1.90%) SAP PP
10 5 (1.59%) SAP R/3
10 5 (1.59%) SAP Retail
10 5 (1.59%) SAP ERP
11 4 (1.27%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (1.27%) Bankmaster
11 4 (1.27%) SAP PM
12 3 (0.95%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.84%) SAP BW
2 17 (5.40%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (2.86%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.63%) EDMS
4 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.54%) LSMW
2 2 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.32%) HP UFT
General
1 176 (55.87%) Finance
2 27 (8.57%) Retail
3 22 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 20 (6.35%) General Ledger
5 18 (5.71%) Banking
6 11 (3.49%) Legal
7 10 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.22%) Advertising
9 5 (1.59%) German Language
10 4 (1.27%) Billing
10 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.27%) Automotive
10 4 (1.27%) Electronics
11 3 (0.95%) Front Office
11 3 (0.95%) French Language
12 2 (0.63%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.63%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.63%) Back Office
13 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 127 (40.32%) Consultant
2 126 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 95 (30.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 40 (12.70%) Analyst
5 32 (10.16%) SAP Manager
6 28 (8.89%) Business Analyst
6 28 (8.89%) SAP CO Consultant
7 27 (8.57%) SAP FI Consultant
8 26 (8.25%) Trainer
8 26 (8.25%) SAP Analyst
9 25 (7.94%) Project Manager
9 25 (7.94%) SAP Business Analyst
10 24 (7.62%) SAP Trainer
11 23 (7.30%) Architect
12 22 (6.98%) SAP Architect
13 15 (4.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
14 10 (3.17%) SAP Support
14 10 (3.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.86%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (0.63%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) Web Services
2 2 (0.63%) EDI
2 2 (0.63%) SAP XI
2 2 (0.63%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.32%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (0.32%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.32%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.49%) FMCG
3 3 (0.95%) EFT
3 3 (0.95%) E-Learning
3 3 (0.95%) Statistics
4 2 (0.63%) Equities
4 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.32%) Life Science
5 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.32%) User Experience
5 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (12.38%) Asset Management
2 37 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (8.57%) Business Analysis
3 27 (8.57%) Project Management
4 24 (7.62%) ERP
5 23 (7.30%) Change Management
6 22 (6.98%) Migration
7 18 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (4.44%) ITIL
9 14 (4.44%) Service Management
9 14 (4.44%) SAP Implementation
9 14 (4.44%) Data Migration
10 13 (4.13%) BPR
11 12 (3.81%) Procure-to-pay
12 10 (3.17%) Workflow
12 10 (3.17%) Data Management
12 10 (3.17%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.86%) Service Delivery
13 9 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.08%) ABAP
2 3 (0.95%) Java
2 3 (0.95%) SQL
3 2 (0.63%) C
4 1 (0.32%) Perl
4 1 (0.32%) Python
4 1 (0.32%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (3.17%) CCA
2 8 (2.54%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.59%) ACCA
3 5 (1.59%) Degree
4 3 (0.95%) CIMA
4 3 (0.95%) ISEB
5 2 (0.63%) MBA
5 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.63%) AAT
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) HND
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.95%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.63%) GAAP
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 315 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.27%) HP
3 4 (1.27%) CA
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle
4 2 (0.63%) Pegasus
4 2 (0.63%) Adobe
4 2 (0.63%) CheckPoint
4 2 (0.63%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.63%) OpenText
5 1 (0.32%) Casewise
5 1 (0.32%) Syclo
5 1 (0.32%) Twitter
5 1 (0.32%) Remedy
5 1 (0.32%) ReadSoft
5 1 (0.32%) BMC
5 1 (0.32%) Sage
5 1 (0.32%) Hyperion
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