Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 523 602
Rank change year-on-year -174 +79 +33
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 164 350 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.77% 4.62% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 197 132
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £380 £363 £307
90th Percentile £620 £650 £686
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £26.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £25.00 - £16.25
90th Percentile £27.00 - £18.75
UK median hourly rate £26.00 - £17.50

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 5,931 7,570 8,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.29% 8.30% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,517 4,550 4,935
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £663 £650 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 81 92
England median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +9.09% +8.79%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £63.50 £50.00 £97.80
UK median hourly rate £25.25 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.82% +12.00% -

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 16 October 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
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 16 October 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 -86 73 £500 -0.10% 5
South East -2 34 £450 - 13
North of England -32 26 £450 +5.88% 2
North West -12 20 £525 +28.83% 2
Midlands -52 9 £538 +7.50% 2
West Midlands -29 7 £575 +43.75% 2
East of England -11 5 £438 -18.60% 3
Yorkshire -20 5 £425 -10.53%
North East +2 1 £413 -19.51%
East Midlands -29 1 £500 -1.96%
South West -44 1 £500 -0.05%
SAP CO
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 164 (100.00%) SAP
2 160 (97.56%) SAP FI
3 157 (95.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 87 (53.05%) Finance
5 26 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (15.85%) SAP S/4HANA
6 22 (13.41%) Procure-to-Pay
7 19 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (9.76%) SAP HANA
9 15 (9.15%) Migration
10 13 (7.93%) ABAP
10 13 (7.93%) Record to Report
11 12 (7.32%) IFRS
11 12 (7.32%) Data Migration
11 12 (7.32%) Test Scripting
11 12 (7.32%) SAP BPC
12 11 (6.71%) SAP BW
12 11 (6.71%) Billing
13 10 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (6.10%) Banking
13 10 (6.10%) Data Analysis
13 10 (6.10%) Project Management
13 10 (6.10%) SAP SD
13 10 (6.10%) Change Management
13 10 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.10%) SAP Implementation
13 10 (6.10%) Order to Cash
14 9 (5.49%) Business Analysis
15 8 (4.88%) ERP
15 8 (4.88%) SAP MM

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 (0.61%) Confluence
1 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 160 (97.56%) SAP FI
2 157 (95.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (15.85%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (7.32%) SAP BPC
5 10 (6.10%) SAP SD
6 8 (4.88%) SAP MM
7 7 (4.27%) SAP FI-CA
8 5 (3.05%) SAP IS-U
9 4 (2.44%) SAP HCM
9 4 (2.44%) SAP PS
9 4 (2.44%) SAP PSCD
10 3 (1.83%) SAP HR
10 3 (1.83%) SAP PM
10 3 (1.83%) SAP QM
11 2 (1.22%) HFM
11 2 (1.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 2 (1.22%) SAP FI-AA
11 2 (1.22%) SAP PP
12 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.61%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) SAP HANA
2 11 (6.71%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) Power BI
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) LSMW
2 2 (1.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 87 (53.05%) Finance
2 11 (6.71%) Billing
3 10 (6.10%) Banking
4 6 (3.66%) Legal
4 6 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.05%) Retail
6 4 (2.44%) Back Office
7 3 (1.83%) Czech Language
7 3 (1.83%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.22%) French Language
8 2 (1.22%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.22%) German Language
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Croatian Language
9 1 (0.61%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Serbian Language
9 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (52.44%) Consultant
1 86 (52.44%) SAP Consultant
2 60 (36.59%) SAP CO Consultant
2 60 (36.59%) SAP FI Consultant
3 58 (35.37%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 19 (11.59%) Analyst
5 15 (9.15%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (6.71%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.49%) SAP Manager
8 8 (4.88%) Architect
9 7 (4.27%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.27%) SAP Architect
9 7 (4.27%) SAP Business Analyst
10 6 (3.66%) SAP FI Analyst
10 6 (3.66%) SAP Project Manager
10 6 (3.66%) Training Consultant
11 5 (3.05%) Finance Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.44%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.27%) EDI
2 5 (3.05%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.22%) IDoc
3 2 (1.22%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.22%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.61%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.61%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.44%) FMCG
3 3 (1.83%) e-Learning
3 3 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.22%) Life Science
4 2 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (13.41%) Procure-to-Pay
3 19 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (9.15%) Migration
5 13 (7.93%) Record to Report
6 12 (7.32%) Data Migration
6 12 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 10 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.10%) Change Management
7 10 (6.10%) Data Analysis
7 10 (6.10%) Order to Cash
7 10 (6.10%) Project Management
7 10 (6.10%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (5.49%) Business Analysis
9 8 (4.88%) ERP
10 7 (4.27%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.27%) Revenue Recognition
10 7 (4.27%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.66%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.93%) ABAP
2 1 (0.61%) Java
2 1 (0.61%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.27%) CCA
1 7 (4.27%) SAP Certification
1 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.83%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.22%) Degree
3 2 (1.22%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.61%) ACCA
4 1 (0.61%) CIMA
4 1 (0.61%) CIPD
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) IFRS
2 4 (2.44%) GxP
2 4 (2.44%) PMO
2 4 (2.44%) SEPA
3 3 (1.83%) GAAP
3 3 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 164 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (2.44%) Hyperion
3 3 (1.83%) HP
3 3 (1.83%) OpenText
4 2 (1.22%) Cognos
4 2 (1.22%) hybris
4 2 (1.22%) IBM
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.22%) ReadSoft
4 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.61%) Ariba
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix
5 1 (0.61%) Concur
5 1 (0.61%) Tableau
5 1 (0.61%) Workday