The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 June 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 131 142
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.043% 0.039% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.43% 0.38% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -3.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.88% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 233 266 307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 9.96% 10.47% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 142 181
Median daily rate £488 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £302 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +30.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £25.90 £29.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.10 £43.94 £116.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in the East of England

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £350 -22.22% 1
SAP BPC
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Sybase
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Conversion
4 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) SAP MII
4 2 (33.33%) NWDI
4 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) MaxDB
4 2 (33.33%) Record to Report
5 1 (16.67%) Post-Production
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration

SAP BPC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (33.33%) SAP MII
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MaxDB
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NWDI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CO Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Financial Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Financial Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Conversion
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Record to Report
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Post-Production
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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