Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 25 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 770 734
Rank change year-on-year -37 -36 -18
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 51 95 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.68% 1.17% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 80
England median daily rate £450 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.17% -7.97%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £313
90th Percentile £650 £586 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.17% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
England median hourly rate - £32.16 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.93% -
UK median hourly rate - £32.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +16.93% -

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

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7519 8151 8454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.99% 8.38% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4552 4973 4866
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £604 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £446 £438
% change year-on-year +6.44% +2.00% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 95 121
England median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% +6.67%
10th Percentile £11.76 £9.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.93 £94.20 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.36% -6.67% +8.11%

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP BPC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in England

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in England

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BPC in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BPC in England

SAP BPC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BPC in England

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -8 17 £450 - 4
London -16 17 £425 -19.05% 5
North of England +38 8 £450 +20.00% 1
North West +16 7 £450 +20.00% 1
East of England -16 2 £500 +11.11%
Yorkshire +24 1 - -
Midlands +21 1 £450 -10.00%
East Midlands -2 1 £450 -10.00%
South West -2 1 £550 +46.67%
SAP BPC
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 England region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (50.98%) Finance
3 14 (27.45%) SAP BW
4 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.61%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2
6 8 (15.69%) QA
6 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (15.69%) SAP HANA
7 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 5 (9.80%) SAP FI
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.80%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (9.80%) SAP CO
9 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
10 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
10 3 (5.88%) SQL
10 3 (5.88%) Java
10 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.88%) Marketing
10 3 (5.88%) SAP Security
10 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
10 3 (5.88%) SAP GRC
10 3 (5.88%) Analytics
10 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
11 2 (3.92%) Global Marketing

SAP BPC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SAP CO
1 5 (9.80%) SAP FI
1 5 (9.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.88%) SAP GRC
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 2 (3.92%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.96%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (1.96%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.96%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.96%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.96%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.96%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SAP BW
2 10 (19.61%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (15.69%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Consultant
1 24 (47.06%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (37.25%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 12 (23.53%) SAP Manager
4 11 (21.57%) Project Manager
5 9 (17.65%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SAP SRM Trainer
7 3 (5.88%) SAP Trainer
7 3 (5.88%) Trainer
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Marketing Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Public Sector Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SAP BI Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) SAP CO Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) SAP FI Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) SAP MM Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.76%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.88%) Analytics
6 3 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
6 3 (5.88%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (5.88%) SAP Security
7 2 (3.92%) Channel Management
7 2 (3.92%) Content Development
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) Global Marketing
7 2 (3.92%) Logistics
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (3.92%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.92%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Java
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) ABAP
2 2 (3.92%) C
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PgMP
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.92%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Ariba
2 2 (3.92%) CA
2 2 (3.92%) Cognos
2 2 (3.92%) Concur
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Anaplan
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.96%) OutlookSoft
3 1 (1.96%) Tableau