Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 January 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 129 145
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 5 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.68% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.78% 6.57% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Manchester median daily rate £538 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% +6.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £451 £375 £363
90th Percentile £575 £523 £388
North West median daily rate £550 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +25.71% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 180 289 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.08% 10.30% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 188 156
Manchester median daily rate £450 £413 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +7.81%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £329
90th Percentile £593 £616 £591
North West median daily rate £450 £453 £421
% change year-on-year -0.55% +7.61% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £11.75
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £66.80 £20.63
% change year-on-year -28.89% +223.89% -60.69%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SAP CO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in Manchester

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in Manchester

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in Manchester

SAP CO
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Wigan - 1 - -
SAP CO
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP
3 1 (20.00%) OpenText
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PM

SAP CO
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) SAP PM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CO-PA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) OpenText