Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 Controlling (CO)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 585 630
Rank change year-on-year +78 +45 -41
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 342 299 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.56% 3.66% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 150 143
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £368 £313 £321
90th Percentile £650 £694 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK median hourly rate - £11.25 -

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 7505 8164 8526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.99% 8.32% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4533 4971 4950
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +1.74%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 118
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £26.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +17.83% -1.94%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.23 £11.78
90th Percentile £65.28 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
London +24 146 £518 +3.50% 4
North of England +66 38 £425 -1.16% 2
Midlands +30 37 £500 +7.53% 1
North West +31 32 £425 -5.56% 1
South East +9 31 £473 +5.00% 3
South West 0 25 £501 +17.76%
East Midlands +18 22 £510 -15.00%
East of England -13 20 £538 +24.64%
West Midlands +30 10 £400 -10.11% 1
Yorkshire +24 5 £406 +27.45% 1
North East +67 1 - -
SAP CO
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 342 (100.00%) SAP
2 320 (93.57%) SAP FI
2 320 (93.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 175 (51.17%) Finance
4 49 (14.33%) Manufacturing
5 43 (12.57%) Banking
6 42 (12.28%) Migration
6 42 (12.28%) SAP S/4HANA
7 34 (9.94%) ERP
8 33 (9.65%) SAP MM
8 33 (9.65%) General Ledger
8 33 (9.65%) Data Migration
9 30 (8.77%) Record to Report
10 29 (8.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (8.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 28 (8.19%) Project Management
12 26 (7.60%) SAP BW
12 26 (7.60%) Retail
13 25 (7.31%) SAP Implementation
14 23 (6.73%) SAP HANA
15 22 (6.43%) SAP SD
16 21 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (6.14%) SAP FSCM
17 19 (5.56%) Logistics
17 19 (5.56%) FMCG
18 18 (5.26%) Asset Management
19 16 (4.68%) Integration Testing
19 16 (4.68%) Procure-to-Pay
20 15 (4.39%) Analytics
20 15 (4.39%) Business Analysis

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 6 (1.75%) CMS
1 6 (1.75%) Documentum
1 6 (1.75%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.17%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 320 (93.57%) SAP FI
1 320 (93.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 42 (12.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 33 (9.65%) SAP MM
4 22 (6.43%) SAP SD
5 21 (6.14%) SAP FSCM
6 12 (3.51%) SAP FI-AP
7 11 (3.22%) Maximo
7 11 (3.22%) SAP SRM
8 10 (2.92%) SAP ERP
9 8 (2.34%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 6 (1.75%) SAP PS
10 6 (1.75%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.46%) HFM
11 5 (1.46%) SAP BPC
11 5 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (1.17%) SAP Hybris
12 4 (1.17%) SAP MDM
12 4 (1.17%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.58%) SMS
2 1 (0.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.60%) SAP BW
2 23 (6.73%) SAP HANA
3 8 (2.34%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.46%) MS Access
6 3 (0.88%) Big Data
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.46%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) ProC
General
1 175 (51.17%) Finance
2 49 (14.33%) Manufacturing
3 43 (12.57%) Banking
4 33 (9.65%) General Ledger
5 29 (8.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 26 (7.60%) Retail
7 9 (2.63%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.34%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.34%) Legal
9 7 (2.05%) Electronics
9 7 (2.05%) Marketing
10 6 (1.75%) Spanish Language
11 5 (1.46%) Automotive
11 5 (1.46%) Billing
11 5 (1.46%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (1.17%) Advertising
13 3 (0.88%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.58%) Back Office
14 2 (0.58%) French Language
14 2 (0.58%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 166 (48.54%) Consultant
2 162 (47.37%) SAP Consultant
3 127 (37.13%) SAP CO Consultant
4 119 (34.80%) SAP FI Consultant
5 115 (33.63%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 68 (19.88%) Analyst
7 55 (16.08%) SAP Analyst
8 39 (11.40%) SAP FI Analyst
9 25 (7.31%) Business Analyst
10 23 (6.73%) SAP Business Analyst
11 18 (5.26%) Architect
11 18 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
11 18 (5.26%) SAP Architect
12 16 (4.68%) SAP FI Business Analyst
12 16 (4.68%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 15 (4.39%) SAP CO Business Analyst
13 15 (4.39%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
13 15 (4.39%) SAP Manager
14 11 (3.22%) Project Manager
14 11 (3.22%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.09%) SAP CO-PA
2 6 (1.75%) IDoc
3 5 (1.46%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (1.17%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.58%) EDI
5 2 (0.58%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.58%) Web Services
6 1 (0.29%) JMS
6 1 (0.29%) Middleware
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.29%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.29%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.29%) SOAP
6 1 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.56%) FMCG
2 8 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (1.75%) Robotics
4 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.17%) Reference Data
5 3 (0.88%) EPoS
5 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.58%) Life Science
6 2 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.29%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (12.28%) Migration
2 34 (9.94%) ERP
3 33 (9.65%) Data Migration
4 30 (8.77%) Record to Report
5 29 (8.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (8.19%) Project Management
7 25 (7.31%) SAP Implementation
8 21 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (5.56%) Logistics
10 18 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 16 (4.68%) Integration Testing
11 16 (4.68%) Procure-to-Pay
12 15 (4.39%) Analytics
12 15 (4.39%) Business Analysis
13 14 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (4.09%) Data Analytics
13 14 (4.09%) Programme Management
14 8 (2.34%) Data Modelling
14 8 (2.34%) Scenario Testing
14 8 (2.34%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.51%) ABAP
2 6 (1.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.29%) C
3 1 (0.29%) Java
3 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (3.22%) Degree
1 11 (3.22%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.34%) SAP Certification
3 7 (2.05%) CCA
4 6 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.17%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.88%) ACCA
6 3 (0.88%) CIMA
6 3 (0.88%) ISEB
6 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) AAT
7 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) CFA
7 1 (0.29%) CISA
7 1 (0.29%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.46%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.46%) IFRS
2 2 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) GAAP
3 1 (0.29%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 342 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (3.80%) HP
3 8 (2.34%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.46%) Blue Prism
4 5 (1.46%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.46%) Kofax
5 4 (1.17%) hybris
5 4 (1.17%) OpenText
6 1 (0.29%) Ariba
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle
6 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.29%) TIBCO