Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 585 686 524
Rank change year-on-year +101 -162 +127
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 224 190 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.88% 3.14% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 89 178
England median daily rate £523 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £419 £379 £367
90th Percentile £625 £613 £604
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
England median hourly rate £62.50 £18.75 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -71.15% -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £18.75 £65.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% -71.15% -

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 5,766 6,046 7,328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.99% 6.49% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,520 3,538 4,314
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £650 £673 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 90 93
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% -12.96% -1.82%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.62 £13.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £57.75 £58.43
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -25.00% -7.69%

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 23 August 2019.

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
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 23 August 2019. 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 +64 75 £500 +10.50% 3
London +47 75 £525 +3.70% 3
North of England +34 25 £515 +14.44% 4
East of England +31 18 £501 +14.57%
North West +10 17 £515 +14.44% 3
Midlands +35 8 £525 +5.00% 1
West Midlands +23 5 £500 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +19 4 £488 +11.43% 1
North East - 4 £650 -
East Midlands +31 3 £650 +30.00%
South West -23 2 £375 -25.00% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP CO
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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.

1 224 (100.00%) SAP
2 217 (96.88%) SAP FI
3 215 (95.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 130 (58.04%) Finance
5 74 (33.04%) SAP S/4HANA
6 33 (14.73%) Manufacturing
7 31 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (12.05%) SAP BPC
9 23 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (10.27%) ERP
10 21 (9.38%) Project Management
10 21 (9.38%) Migration
11 20 (8.93%) Retail
11 20 (8.93%) SAP BW
12 19 (8.48%) Record to Report
13 17 (7.59%) Business Analysis
13 17 (7.59%) Security Cleared
14 14 (6.25%) ABAP
14 14 (6.25%) PRINCE2
15 13 (5.80%) Ariba
15 13 (5.80%) SAP HANA
15 13 (5.80%) Analytics
15 13 (5.80%) Accounts Receivable
16 12 (5.36%) Accounts Payable
16 12 (5.36%) Procure-to-Pay
16 12 (5.36%) SAP Fiori
16 12 (5.36%) SAP MM
17 11 (4.91%) CCA
17 11 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (4.91%) General Ledger

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 1 (0.45%) SAP Portal
1 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 217 (96.88%) SAP FI
2 215 (95.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 74 (33.04%) SAP S/4HANA
4 27 (12.05%) SAP BPC
5 12 (5.36%) SAP MM
6 10 (4.46%) SAP FI-CA
7 9 (4.02%) SAP PS
8 8 (3.57%) SAP SD
9 6 (2.68%) SAP ERP
9 6 (2.68%) SAP IS-U
9 6 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (2.68%) SAP PSCD
10 4 (1.79%) SAP FSCM
10 4 (1.79%) SAP HCM
11 3 (1.34%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 3 (1.34%) SAP HR
11 3 (1.34%) SAP PP
11 3 (1.34%) SAP SCM
12 2 (0.89%) Oracle HRMS
12 2 (0.89%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Power Platform
2 3 (1.34%) Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) RTP
2 1 (0.45%) Skype
2 1 (0.45%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.93%) SAP BW
2 13 (5.80%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.79%) Power BI
4 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (2.23%) PVCS
2 4 (1.79%) LSMW
3 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (58.04%) Finance
2 33 (14.73%) Manufacturing
3 20 (8.93%) Retail
4 11 (4.91%) General Ledger
5 9 (4.02%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.57%) Billing
7 7 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.68%) Banking
9 5 (2.23%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.34%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.89%) Advertising
11 2 (0.89%) Marketing
11 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.45%) Electronics
12 1 (0.45%) German Language
12 1 (0.45%) Law
12 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 143 (63.84%) Consultant
2 131 (58.48%) SAP Consultant
3 103 (45.98%) SAP CO Consultant
4 98 (43.75%) SAP FI Consultant
5 95 (42.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 21 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 19 (8.48%) Analyst
8 16 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
9 15 (6.70%) SAP Analyst
10 14 (6.25%) Architect
10 14 (6.25%) SAP Architect
11 11 (4.91%) Functional Consultant
11 11 (4.91%) SAP FI Analyst
11 11 (4.91%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 11 (4.91%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 10 (4.46%) Business Analyst
12 10 (4.46%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.57%) SAP Manager
13 8 (3.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.36%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (2.68%) SAP CO-PA
3 4 (1.79%) BAPI
3 4 (1.79%) Middleware
3 4 (1.79%) XML
4 2 (0.89%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.89%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BSP
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.91%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.02%) Hedge funds
3 6 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 4 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.34%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.45%) CMDB
7 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.45%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) Derivative
7 1 (0.45%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Life Science
7 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (10.27%) ERP
3 21 (9.38%) Migration
3 21 (9.38%) Project Management
4 19 (8.48%) Record to Report
5 17 (7.59%) Business Analysis
6 14 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 13 (5.80%) Accounts Receivable
7 13 (5.80%) Analytics
8 12 (5.36%) Accounts Payable
8 12 (5.36%) Procure-to-Pay
9 11 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.91%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (4.46%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (4.46%) Test Scripting
11 9 (4.02%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (4.02%) Logistics
11 9 (4.02%) Order to Cash
11 9 (4.02%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.25%) ABAP
2 3 (1.34%) SQL
3 1 (0.45%) C
3 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.91%) CCA
3 10 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.68%) BC Cleared
4 6 (2.68%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.68%) PMP
5 4 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.79%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.34%) Degree
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) GAAP
2 1 (0.45%) GxP
2 1 (0.45%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.23%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 224 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (5.80%) Ariba
3 5 (2.23%) HP
4 4 (1.79%) Concur
4 4 (1.79%) OpenText
4 4 (1.79%) Reuters
5 3 (1.34%) Oracle
5 3 (1.34%) Palantir
6 2 (0.89%) hybris
6 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.45%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.45%) Sybase