Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP CO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP CO over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 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 Controlling (CO)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 616 524 670
Rank change year-on-year -92 +146 -60
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 218 319 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.53% 4.45% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 168 111
England median daily rate £462 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £348 £363 £306
90th Percentile £588 £575 £638
UK median daily rate £462 £459 £450
% change year-on-year +0.71% +1.94% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.72% - -
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -57.72% - -

SAP CO 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 6,178 7,172 8,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.53% 8.14% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,635 4,185 4,837
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £665 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 104 88
England median hourly rate £26.75 £29.38 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.95% +13.00% +15.56%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.08 £10.42
90th Percentile £52.00 £57.85 £99.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -19.05% +14.55% +19.57%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in England

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in England

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO in England over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP CO in England

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in England

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO in England over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP CO in England

SAP CO
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 CO within the England region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
London -98 86 £500 +9.59% 9
South East 0 58 £450 -14.29% 6
North of England -26 26 £450 +2.86% 7
North West -33 22 £463 +8.82% 6
East of England +17 11 £510 -0.49%
Midlands -38 9 £500 -1.96% 2
West Midlands -27 6 £450 +4.53% 1
Yorkshire -16 4 £450 -5.26%
East Midlands -19 2 £500 -1.96% 1
South West -16 1 £500 +25.00%
SAP CO
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 218 (100.00%) SAP
2 213 (97.71%) SAP FI
3 211 (96.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 125 (57.34%) Finance
5 26 (11.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (11.93%) Procure-to-Pay
6 25 (11.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (9.63%) SAP BW
9 19 (8.72%) Migration
9 19 (8.72%) SAP S/4HANA
10 18 (8.26%) Data Modelling
11 17 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (7.34%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.88%) Test Scripting
13 15 (6.88%) SAP BPC
14 14 (6.42%) SAP Implementation
14 14 (6.42%) Data Analysis
15 13 (5.96%) Billing
15 13 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (5.50%) Project Management
16 12 (5.50%) SAP HANA
17 11 (5.05%) Data Migration
17 11 (5.05%) SAP Certification
17 11 (5.05%) EDI
18 10 (4.59%) Banking
18 10 (4.59%) Manufacturing
18 10 (4.59%) Process Improvement
18 10 (4.59%) Translating Business Requirements

SAP CO
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 3 (1.38%) Confluence
2 2 (0.92%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.46%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.46%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 213 (97.71%) SAP FI
2 211 (96.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 19 (8.72%) SAP S/4HANA
4 15 (6.88%) SAP BPC
5 6 (2.75%) SAP FI-CA
5 6 (2.75%) SAP IS-U
6 5 (2.29%) HFM
6 5 (2.29%) SAP PS
6 5 (2.29%) SAP SD
7 4 (1.83%) SAP FI-GL
7 4 (1.83%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (1.83%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.38%) SAP ERP
8 3 (1.38%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.92%) SAP FI-AA
9 2 (0.92%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (0.92%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.46%) SAP FI-FM
10 1 (0.46%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) SaaS
1 3 (1.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) WebEx
2 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.63%) SAP BW
2 12 (5.50%) SAP HANA
3 9 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (2.29%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) MS Access
6 1 (0.46%) Power BI
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) LSMW
2 3 (1.38%) JIRA
General
1 125 (57.34%) Finance
2 13 (5.96%) Billing
3 10 (4.59%) Banking
3 10 (4.59%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.67%) General Ledger
6 7 (3.21%) German Language
6 7 (3.21%) Retail
7 5 (2.29%) Legal
8 4 (1.83%) Advertising
9 3 (1.38%) Czech Language
10 2 (0.92%) Back Office
11 1 (0.46%) Croatian Language
11 1 (0.46%) French Language
11 1 (0.46%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.46%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Serbian Language
11 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (50.00%) Consultant
2 108 (49.54%) SAP Consultant
3 88 (40.37%) SAP CO Consultant
4 85 (38.99%) SAP FI Consultant
5 82 (37.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 29 (13.30%) Analyst
7 24 (11.01%) SAP Analyst
8 17 (7.80%) Business Analyst
9 13 (5.96%) Architect
9 13 (5.96%) SAP Business Analyst
10 12 (5.50%) SAP FI Analyst
11 11 (5.05%) SAP Architect
12 10 (4.59%) SAP Manager
12 10 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.67%) SAP CO Trainer
13 8 (3.67%) SAP FI Trainer
13 8 (3.67%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
13 8 (3.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.67%) SAP Trainer
13 8 (3.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.05%) EDI
2 3 (1.38%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (0.92%) IDoc
4 1 (0.46%) .NET
4 1 (0.46%) Middleware
4 1 (0.46%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.29%) e-Learning
2 5 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.83%) FMCG
4 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.46%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.93%) Procure-to-Pay
1 26 (11.93%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (11.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (8.72%) Migration
5 18 (8.26%) Data Modelling
6 17 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.34%) Business Analysis
8 15 (6.88%) Test Scripting
9 14 (6.42%) Data Analysis
9 14 (6.42%) SAP Implementation
10 13 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (5.50%) Project Management
12 11 (5.05%) Data Migration
13 10 (4.59%) Accounts Payable
13 10 (4.59%) Process Improvement
13 10 (4.59%) Record to Report
13 10 (4.59%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (4.13%) Accounts Receivable
15 8 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.21%) ABAP
2 2 (0.92%) SQL
3 1 (0.46%) Java
3 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (5.05%) SAP Certification
2 9 (4.13%) CCA
2 9 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.67%) Degree
4 5 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.83%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.38%) ACCA
7 2 (0.92%) CIMA
8 1 (0.46%) ISEB
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.75%) GxP
3 5 (2.29%) IFRS
4 4 (1.83%) QA
4 4 (1.83%) SEPA
5 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.92%) PMO
6 1 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 8 (3.67%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) MOM
Vendors
1 218 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (3.67%) Ariba
2 8 (3.67%) HP
2 8 (3.67%) Hyperion
3 6 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.38%) Cognos
4 3 (1.38%) IBM
4 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.92%) Concur
5 2 (0.92%) hybris
5 2 (0.92%) ReadSoft
6 1 (0.46%) Dell
6 1 (0.46%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.46%) IFS
6 1 (0.46%) OpenText
6 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.46%) Tableau
6 1 (0.46%) Workday