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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Controlling (CO)
Rank 456 357 351
Rank change year-on-year
-99 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 143 233 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.77% 5.05% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 114 113
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £589 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
5170 4617 5342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.18% 8.80% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2695 2424 2601
Average daily rate £450 £428 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 82 64
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -14.15%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -79 124 £475 - 35
London -45 71 £481 -3.75% 3
South East -9 10 £248 -45.00% 10
South West -29 10 £305 +15.09%
City of London +13 6 £488 -11.36%
Surrey -5 5 £340 -22.28%
West Midlands -11 5 £430 -9.47% 4
East of England -23 5 £638 +27.50% 2
Yorkshire -1 4 £488 +62.50% 3
North West -12 4 - - 12
Midlands +7 3 - -
East Midlands +4 3 £578 +5.00% 1
Hertfordshire -17 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 £500 - 2
Coventry - 3 £385 - 2
Middlesbrough - 3 £500 -
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +11 1 - - 1
Crawley +6 1 £155 -65.55%
West Yorkshire 0 1 £300 - 1
West Sussex -5 1 £155 -67.36%
North East -19 1 - -
Staines - 1 £340 -
Watford - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £638 -
Berkshire - - - - 6
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -

SAP CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 389 (100.00%) SAP
2 360 (92.54%) SAP FI
3 354 (91.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 175 (44.99%) Finance
5 36 (9.25%) SAP BW
6 34 (8.74%) ERP
7 33 (8.48%) SAP SD
7 33 (8.48%) SAP Implementation
8 31 (7.97%) Migration
9 30 (7.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (7.46%) FMCG
11 26 (6.68%) Data Migration
12 25 (6.43%) CCA
12 25 (6.43%) SAP MM
13 24 (6.17%) ABAP
13 24 (6.17%) Manufacturing
13 24 (6.17%) Logistics
13 24 (6.17%) General Ledger
14 22 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (5.14%) Project Management
15 20 (5.14%) SAP FSCM
15 20 (5.14%) Procure-to-pay
16 19 (4.88%) Oracle
16 19 (4.88%) Banking
17 17 (4.37%) Microsoft
17 17 (4.37%) German Language
18 16 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (3.86%) MS Office
20 14 (3.60%) Validation
20 14 (3.60%) Business Analysis

SAP CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (0.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.51%) Liferay
3 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.26%) SAP EP
Applications
1 15 (3.86%) MS Office
2 13 (3.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 360 (92.54%) SAP FI
2 354 (91.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 33 (8.48%) SAP SD
4 25 (6.43%) SAP MM
5 20 (5.14%) SAP FSCM
6 12 (3.08%) SAP FI-GL
7 10 (2.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (2.57%) SAP WM
8 8 (2.06%) SAP R/3
8 8 (2.06%) SAP ERP
9 7 (1.80%) SAP FI-AP
9 7 (1.80%) SAP HR
9 7 (1.80%) SAP BPC
10 6 (1.54%) SAP PP
10 6 (1.54%) SAP PS
11 5 (1.29%) SAP ECC
12 4 (1.03%) SAP HCM
12 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.26%) SSL
2 1 (0.26%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.25%) SAP BW
2 7 (1.80%) SAP BI
3 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (0.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.51%) MySQL
4 2 (0.51%) MS Access
5 1 (0.26%) DB2
5 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (2.83%) LSMW
2 4 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.77%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.51%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 175 (44.99%) Finance
2 24 (6.17%) Manufacturing
2 24 (6.17%) General Ledger
3 19 (4.88%) Banking
4 17 (4.37%) German Language
5 10 (2.57%) Automotive
5 10 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.31%) Retail
7 6 (1.54%) Billing
8 5 (1.29%) Legal
9 3 (0.77%) Czech Language
9 3 (0.77%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.51%) French Language
10 2 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 172 (44.22%) Consultant
2 166 (42.67%) SAP Consultant
3 118 (30.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 64 (16.45%) SAP CO Consultant
5 52 (13.37%) Analyst
6 50 (12.85%) SAP FI Consultant
7 41 (10.54%) SAP Analyst
8 35 (9.00%) SAP Manager
9 33 (8.48%) SAP Trainer
9 33 (8.48%) Architect
9 33 (8.48%) Trainer
10 27 (6.94%) SAP Architect
11 26 (6.68%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (5.66%) Business Analyst
13 20 (5.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 19 (4.88%) SAP Business Analyst
15 13 (3.34%) Project Manager
16 12 (3.08%) Senior Consultant
16 12 (3.08%) Senior SAP Consultant
17 10 (2.57%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.34%) SAP CO-PA
2 6 (1.54%) EDI
3 4 (1.03%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (0.77%) BAPI
4 3 (0.77%) SAP XI
4 3 (0.77%) SAP Basis
4 3 (0.77%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (0.77%) MDX
5 2 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.51%) Middleware
5 2 (0.51%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.51%) .NET
5 2 (0.51%) Web Services
5 2 (0.51%) XML
6 1 (0.26%) XSLT
6 1 (0.26%) JDBC
6 1 (0.26%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.46%) FMCG
2 3 (0.77%) Learning Management System
3 2 (0.51%) iSeries
3 2 (0.51%) AS400
4 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.26%) Social Network
4 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.26%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.29%) AIX
1 5 (1.29%) VMS
2 4 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (1.03%) Linux
2 4 (1.03%) Windows
3 1 (0.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (8.74%) ERP
2 33 (8.48%) SAP Implementation
3 31 (7.97%) Migration
4 30 (7.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (6.68%) Data Migration
6 24 (6.17%) Logistics
7 22 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (5.14%) Project Management
8 20 (5.14%) Procure-to-pay
9 16 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (3.60%) Validation
10 14 (3.60%) Business Analysis
11 13 (3.34%) Cash Management
12 12 (3.08%) CRM
13 11 (2.83%) Supply Chain Management
14 10 (2.57%) Test Scripting
14 10 (2.57%) ITIL
14 10 (2.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (2.31%) Risk Management
15 9 (2.31%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.17%) ABAP
2 4 (1.03%) SQL
3 3 (0.77%) SAPscript
3 3 (0.77%) Java
4 2 (0.51%) VBA
5 1 (0.26%) VB
5 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (6.43%) CCA
2 12 (3.08%) Degree
3 6 (1.54%) ISEB
4 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.77%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.51%) CIMA
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.34%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.51%) GAAP
3 2 (0.51%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 389 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (4.88%) Oracle
3 17 (4.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.31%) HP
5 6 (1.54%) IBM
6 4 (1.03%) Cisco
6 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.03%) Ariba
7 3 (0.77%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.77%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.51%) Open Text
9 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.26%) Primavera
9 1 (0.26%) Lotus
9 1 (0.26%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos
9 1 (0.26%) Progress
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £550 to £750 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East England
Harrington Boyd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East England
Harrington Boyd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + all inc.
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Modis International - London
Rate: £385 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago