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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 128 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.16% 0.042%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.50% 1.77% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £387 £538 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.95% +30.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £426 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +9.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
267 226 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.61% 8.84% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 125 168
Median daily rate £413 £450 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £599 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £19.00 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.06 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.93% -39.99%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP BPC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -4 3 £387 -
Coventry - 1 - -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BI
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (75.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) SAP BI
1 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
1 3 (75.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP