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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 438 361 359
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 156 256 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.46% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.59% 5.41% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 116 97
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £606 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £488
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +340.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +340.00%

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
4345 4734 4432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.80% 8.57% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2429 2663 2251
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £14.40 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.34 £53.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

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 April 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 24 April 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 -84 133 £480 +6.66% 23
London -82 46 £513 +13.88% 7
North West -10 19 £450 +5.38% 3
South East -27 14 £525 +10.52% 4
East of England +24 10 £478 +21.26% 1
City of London +11 9 £600 +29.72% 3
West Midlands -15 9 £410 -12.29% 2
North East - 9 £513 -
Cheshire - 8 £450 - 1
South West +8 7 £425 -29.16% 3
Manchester -16 5 £525 +22.95% 1
Somerset - 5 £400 -
East Midlands +5 4 £413 -13.15%
Bedfordshire 0 4 £550 +33.33%
Brentford -2 4 £414 -
Hampshire -7 4 £400 -10.11% 1
Berkshire -13 4 £544 +6.09%
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £465 -
Hertfordshire +5 3 £475 +32.40% 1
Surrey -8 3 £550 +15.78% 2
Yorkshire -22 3 £475 -20.83%
Tyne and Wear - 3 £513 -
Taunton - 3 £375 -
Bracknell 0 2 £544 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £575 -
Northampton - 2 £413 -
Staffordshire - 2 £438 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £463 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £413 -
Wiltshire +12 1 £519 - 2

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 341 (100.00%) SAP
2 331 (97.07%) SAP FI
3 330 (96.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 168 (49.27%) Finance
5 39 (11.44%) SAP BW
6 32 (9.38%) General Ledger
7 31 (9.09%) ERP
8 30 (8.80%) Banking
9 28 (8.21%) ABAP
10 24 (7.04%) SAP SD
11 23 (6.74%) Project Management
12 21 (6.16%) Asset Management
12 21 (6.16%) Migration
12 21 (6.16%) Manufacturing
12 21 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (5.57%) Business Analysis
15 18 (5.28%) Retail
15 18 (5.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (4.99%) Change Management
16 17 (4.99%) SAP BPC
17 16 (4.69%) FMCG
17 16 (4.69%) Procure-to-pay
17 16 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (4.40%) SAP Implementation
18 15 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (4.40%) Cash Management
19 14 (4.11%) SAP FSCM
20 13 (3.81%) Data Migration
21 12 (3.52%) GAP Analysis

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.59%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (1.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.59%) MS Office
2 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 331 (97.07%) SAP FI
2 330 (96.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 24 (7.04%) SAP SD
4 17 (4.99%) SAP BPC
5 14 (4.11%) SAP FSCM
6 11 (3.23%) SAP FI-AP
7 10 (2.93%) SAP MM
8 9 (2.64%) SAP R/3
8 9 (2.64%) SAP PS
9 7 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (2.05%) SAP ERP
10 4 (1.17%) SAP FI-GL
10 4 (1.17%) SAP HCM
10 4 (1.17%) SAP HR
10 4 (1.17%) SAP APO
11 3 (0.88%) SAP PP
11 3 (0.88%) SAP WM
11 3 (0.88%) SAP SRM
11 3 (0.88%) SAP SCM
11 3 (0.88%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.44%) SAP BW
2 8 (2.35%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.29%) MS Access
4 1 (0.29%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.64%) LSMW
General
1 168 (49.27%) Finance
2 32 (9.38%) General Ledger
3 30 (8.80%) Banking
4 21 (6.16%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.28%) Retail
5 18 (5.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.64%) Legal
7 4 (1.17%) Billing
7 4 (1.17%) French Language
7 4 (1.17%) Electronics
8 3 (0.88%) Marketing
8 3 (0.88%) German Language
8 3 (0.88%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.59%) Automotive
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (54.25%) Consultant
2 182 (53.37%) SAP Consultant
3 130 (38.12%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 47 (13.78%) SAP FI Consultant
4 47 (13.78%) SAP CO Consultant
5 42 (12.32%) Analyst
6 34 (9.97%) SAP Analyst
7 26 (7.62%) Business Analyst
7 26 (7.62%) SAP Manager
8 23 (6.74%) SAP Business Analyst
9 20 (5.87%) Project Manager
10 17 (4.99%) Trainer
11 16 (4.69%) SAP Project Manager
11 16 (4.69%) SAP Trainer
12 12 (3.52%) SAP Architect
12 12 (3.52%) Architect
13 11 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (2.93%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 10 (2.93%) SAP Support
14 10 (2.93%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.76%) SAP CO-PA
2 3 (0.88%) EDI
2 3 (0.88%) SAP ALE
3 2 (0.59%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.59%) BAPI
3 2 (0.59%) .NET
3 2 (0.59%) Web Services
3 2 (0.59%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.29%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.29%) J2EE
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.29%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.69%) FMCG
3 4 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (0.88%) EFT
5 2 (0.59%) Life Science
6 1 (0.29%) Equities
6 1 (0.29%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (9.09%) ERP
2 23 (6.74%) Project Management
3 21 (6.16%) Asset Management
3 21 (6.16%) Migration
4 20 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (5.57%) Business Analysis
6 17 (4.99%) Change Management
7 16 (4.69%) Procure-to-pay
7 16 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (4.40%) SAP Implementation
8 15 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (4.40%) Cash Management
9 13 (3.81%) Data Migration
10 12 (3.52%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (3.23%) Workflow
11 11 (3.23%) Time Management
12 10 (2.93%) Logistics
13 9 (2.64%) Supply Chain Management
13 9 (2.64%) Business Transformation
14 7 (2.05%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.21%) ABAP
2 3 (0.88%) C
3 2 (0.59%) Java
4 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 11 (3.23%) CCA
2 9 (2.64%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.47%) ACCA
3 5 (1.47%) CIMA
4 4 (1.17%) Degree
4 4 (1.17%) ISEB
5 3 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) MBA
7 1 (0.29%) HND
7 1 (0.29%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.47%) GxP
3 4 (1.17%) SLA
4 3 (0.88%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 341 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (1.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.76%) CA
3 4 (1.17%) Oracle
4 3 (0.88%) Cognos
4 3 (0.88%) Remedy
4 3 (0.88%) Pegasus
4 3 (0.88%) HP
4 3 (0.88%) Ariba
5 2 (0.59%) Adobe
5 2 (0.59%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.59%) OpenText
6 1 (0.29%) ReadSoft
6 1 (0.29%) IBM
6 1 (0.29%) webMethods
6 1 (0.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.29%) BMC
6 1 (0.29%) Syclo
6 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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