The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 23 April 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)
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 401 374
Rank change year-on-year +40 -27  
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 52 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.32% 2.33% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 33
Median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £310 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £623 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.50 - -

SAP CO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1567 1844 1908
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.65% 7.96% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 1212 1217
Median daily rate £474 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £421 £425
% change year-on-year +7.01% -1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.61% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £18.03 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.40 £51.40 £64.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.50 £29.42
% change year-on-year +67.86% -23.50%  

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SAP CO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in London

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in London

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP CO in London

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in London

SAP CO
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 3 £341 -35.04%
Bexley - 1 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 £335 -
SAP CO
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 London region with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 101 (100.00%) SAP
2 96 (95.05%) SAP FI
2 96 (95.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 48 (47.52%) Finance
4 27 (26.73%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 21 (20.79%) Procure-to-Pay
6 16 (15.84%) Banking
7 15 (14.85%) OpenText
8 12 (11.88%) SAP FSCM
8 12 (11.88%) Retail
9 11 (10.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (9.90%) SAP Implementation
11 9 (8.91%) SAP SRM
11 9 (8.91%) SAP SD
11 9 (8.91%) ABAP
12 8 (7.92%) Project Management
13 7 (6.93%) General Ledger
14 6 (5.94%) Concur
14 6 (5.94%) SAP S/4HANA
14 6 (5.94%) SAP MM
14 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
15 5 (4.95%) GAP Analysis
15 5 (4.95%) SAP HR
15 5 (4.95%) SAP PS
15 5 (4.95%) SAP FI-AP
15 5 (4.95%) FMCG
16 4 (3.96%) SAP MRS
16 4 (3.96%) Record to Report
16 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
16 4 (3.96%) Business Analysis

SAP CO
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (0.99%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 96 (95.05%) SAP FI
1 96 (95.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (26.73%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 12 (11.88%) SAP FSCM
4 9 (8.91%) SAP SD
4 9 (8.91%) SAP SRM
5 6 (5.94%) SAP MM
5 6 (5.94%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (4.95%) SAP FI-AP
6 5 (4.95%) SAP HR
6 5 (4.95%) SAP PS
7 4 (3.96%) SAP MRS
8 3 (2.97%) SAP PM
9 2 (1.98%) SAP FI-AA
9 2 (1.98%) SAP GRC
9 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.99%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.99%) SAP FI-CA
10 1 (0.99%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.99%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.97%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SilkTest
General
1 48 (47.52%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Banking
3 12 (11.88%) Retail
4 11 (10.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (6.93%) General Ledger
6 4 (3.96%) Advertising
7 3 (2.97%) Billing
8 2 (1.98%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.99%) Automotive
9 1 (0.99%) French Language
9 1 (0.99%) German Language
9 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.99%) Law
9 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Consultant
2 53 (52.48%) SAP Consultant
3 41 (40.59%) SAP CO Consultant
4 39 (38.61%) SAP FI Consultant
4 39 (38.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 25 (24.75%) Analyst
6 23 (22.77%) SAP Analyst
7 15 (14.85%) SAP P2P Analyst
8 11 (10.89%) Process Analyst
9 8 (7.92%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.92%) SAP Business Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) SAP FI Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) SAP Manager
11 6 (5.94%) Architect
11 6 (5.94%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.94%) SAP Architect
11 6 (5.94%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 6 (5.94%) SAP Project Manager
11 6 (5.94%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) FMCG
2 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.98%) e-Learning
2 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.99%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.79%) Procure-to-Pay
2 10 (9.90%) SAP Implementation
3 8 (7.92%) Project Management
4 5 (4.95%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (3.96%) Business Analysis
5 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.96%) ERP
5 4 (3.96%) ITIL
5 4 (3.96%) Record to Report
5 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
6 3 (2.97%) Change Management
6 3 (2.97%) Data Migration
6 3 (2.97%) Migration
6 3 (2.97%) Order to Cash
6 3 (2.97%) SDLC
6 3 (2.97%) Test Strategy
6 3 (2.97%) Unit Testing
7 2 (1.98%) Integration Testing
7 2 (1.98%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.91%) ABAP
2 1 (0.99%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) CCA
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) GAAP
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (14.85%) OpenText
3 6 (5.94%) Concur
4 2 (1.98%) Baan
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle