The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 417 353 355
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +2
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 178 231 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.49% 5.01% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 112 108
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £430
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £63.75 £53.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.92%
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5098 4613 5320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.32% 9.05% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 2363 2560
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 80 56
Average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -56 151 £500 +5.26% 53
London -20 83 £500 - 15
South East -13 24 £425 -8.10% 19
City of London +14 7 £525 -0.47% 5
Surrey -13 7 £425 -10.52% 3
West Midlands -20 7 £553 +16.31% 3
Berkshire +2 6 £500 +25.00% 8
East of England -16 6 £638 +27.50% 3
South West -21 6 £306 +15.56% 2
Midlands +10 5 - -
Yorkshire 0 5 £450 +50.00% 2
North West -14 4 - - 7
Cambridgeshire +3 3 - -
East Midlands 0 3 £578 +5.00%
West Yorkshire -2 3 £450 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 5
Milton Keynes - 3 £425 - 1
Leeds +3 2 £600 +100.00%
Coventry -13 2 £505 -8.18%
Wales -17 2 £250 -47.36% 1
North East -20 2 - - 2
Middlesex -5 1 £415 -
Manchester -9 1 - - 3
Hampshire -12 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £638 -
Staines - 1 £340 -
Newbury - 1 £500 - 2
Northampton - - - -
Peterborough - - - -

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 430 (100.00%) SAP
2 402 (93.49%) SAP FI
3 399 (92.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 190 (44.19%) Finance
5 46 (10.70%) SAP BW
6 38 (8.84%) Migration
7 35 (8.14%) SAP SD
7 35 (8.14%) FMCG
8 34 (7.91%) SAP Implementation
8 34 (7.91%) General Ledger
9 33 (7.67%) ERP
10 32 (7.44%) Data Migration
11 30 (6.98%) ABAP
12 29 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (6.05%) Manufacturing
13 26 (6.05%) CCA
14 25 (5.81%) Banking
14 25 (5.81%) SAP FSCM
15 24 (5.58%) SAP MM
16 23 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (5.12%) Project Management
17 22 (5.12%) Logistics
18 19 (4.42%) SAP FI-GL
18 19 (4.42%) Procure-to-pay
19 18 (4.19%) Oracle
19 18 (4.19%) Validation
20 17 (3.95%) German Language
20 17 (3.95%) Data Quality
20 17 (3.95%) Cash Management
21 16 (3.72%) Business Analysis

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (0.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.47%) Liferay
2 2 (0.47%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 14 (3.26%) MS Office
2 12 (2.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) MS Project
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 402 (93.49%) SAP FI
2 399 (92.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 35 (8.14%) SAP SD
4 25 (5.81%) SAP FSCM
5 24 (5.58%) SAP MM
6 19 (4.42%) SAP FI-GL
7 10 (2.33%) SAP R/3
7 10 (2.33%) SAP ERP
7 10 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (2.09%) SAP WM
9 7 (1.63%) SAP FI-AP
9 7 (1.63%) SAP BPC
10 6 (1.40%) SAP HR
10 6 (1.40%) SAP PS
11 5 (1.16%) SAP PP
11 5 (1.16%) SAP HCM
11 5 (1.16%) SAP ECC
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (0.93%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.23%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.70%) SAP BW
2 9 (2.09%) SAP BI
3 4 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (0.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (0.70%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.47%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.47%) MS Access
5 2 (0.47%) MySQL
5 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (3.26%) LSMW
2 4 (0.93%) TestDirector
2 4 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 190 (44.19%) Finance
2 34 (7.91%) General Ledger
3 26 (6.05%) Manufacturing
4 25 (5.81%) Banking
5 17 (3.95%) German Language
6 14 (3.26%) Retail
7 13 (3.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.09%) Automotive
9 5 (1.16%) Billing
9 5 (1.16%) Legal
10 4 (0.93%) French Language
11 3 (0.70%) Czech Language
11 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.70%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.70%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 2 (0.47%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 197 (45.81%) Consultant
2 190 (44.19%) SAP Consultant
3 139 (32.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 72 (16.74%) SAP CO Consultant
5 58 (13.49%) Analyst
6 57 (13.26%) SAP FI Consultant
7 42 (9.77%) SAP Analyst
8 40 (9.30%) Architect
9 38 (8.84%) SAP Manager
10 34 (7.91%) SAP Architect
11 31 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (6.74%) Trainer
12 29 (6.74%) SAP Trainer
13 25 (5.81%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 24 (5.58%) Business Analyst
15 19 (4.42%) SAP Business Analyst
15 19 (4.42%) Project Manager
15 19 (4.42%) Senior Consultant
16 18 (4.19%) Senior SAP Consultant
17 13 (3.02%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.79%) SAP CO-PA
2 8 (1.86%) EDI
3 4 (0.93%) SAP XI
4 3 (0.70%) SAP Basis
4 3 (0.70%) MDX
5 2 (0.47%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.47%) Middleware
5 2 (0.47%) Web Services
5 2 (0.47%) XML
5 2 (0.47%) .NET
5 2 (0.47%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.47%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (0.47%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (0.47%) BAPI
6 1 (0.23%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.14%) FMCG
2 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.70%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.47%) iSeries
4 2 (0.47%) Social Network
4 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.47%) AS400
5 1 (0.23%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.23%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.23%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.16%) VMS
1 5 (1.16%) AIX
2 4 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (0.93%) Linux
2 4 (0.93%) Windows
3 1 (0.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (8.84%) Migration
2 34 (7.91%) SAP Implementation
3 33 (7.67%) ERP
4 32 (7.44%) Data Migration
5 29 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (5.12%) Project Management
7 22 (5.12%) Logistics
8 19 (4.42%) Procure-to-pay
9 18 (4.19%) Validation
10 17 (3.95%) Cash Management
11 16 (3.72%) Business Analysis
12 15 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (3.49%) Supply Chain Management
13 13 (3.02%) CRM
13 13 (3.02%) Data Cleansing
13 13 (3.02%) Test Scripting
14 11 (2.56%) Data Validation
15 10 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (6.98%) ABAP
2 4 (0.93%) SQL
3 3 (0.70%) Java
4 2 (0.47%) VBA
4 2 (0.47%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.23%) C
5 1 (0.23%) VB
5 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (6.05%) CCA
2 13 (3.02%) Degree
3 6 (1.40%) SAP Certification
3 6 (1.40%) ISEB
4 3 (0.70%) CIMA
4 3 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.23%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.93%) GAAP
3 3 (0.70%) SLA
3 3 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) Basel II
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) COREP
4 1 (0.23%) FINREP
4 1 (0.23%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 9 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 430 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (4.19%) Oracle
3 16 (3.72%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.33%) HP
5 6 (1.40%) IBM
6 4 (0.93%) Cisco
6 4 (0.93%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.93%) Ariba
7 3 (0.70%) Pegasus
7 3 (0.70%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.47%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.47%) Open Text
9 1 (0.23%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.23%) Lotus
9 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.23%) Cognos
9 1 (0.23%) ReadSoft
9 1 (0.23%) Remedy
9 1 (0.23%) Primavera
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £450 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago