The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SAP BPC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 120 139
Rank change year-on-year +32 +19  
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.40% 0.48% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -14.37% +8.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

SAP BPC is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 206 209 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.34% 8.49% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 111 91
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SAP BPC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in Berkshire

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP BPC in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in Berkshire

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +20 3 £396 -20.80%
SAP BPC
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP BPC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Development Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP