The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank - 103 -
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.37% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 3.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £406 £513
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
SAP BPC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
192 230 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.58% 10.67% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 122 132
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.22% -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BPC
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP BPC across the West Midlands region.

SAP BPC Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BPC
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP BPC 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 BPC.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP BPC 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 BPC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) IP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAP