The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SAP BPC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.11% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.29% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £463 £419
% change year-on-year -14.37% +10.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

SAP BPC 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 Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 131 176 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.89% 9.87% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 96 84
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in Manchester

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in Manchester

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SAP GRC
4 3 (30.00%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Concur
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Ariba
5 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) C

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (10.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP GRC
2 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (20.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Lumira
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP BPC Architect
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) ERP Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BW Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) IP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) EAM
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Security
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Ariba
2 2 (20.00%) Concur
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat