The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 29 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.

SAP Controlling (CO)
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.33% 0.47% -
As % of the Business Applications category 16.00% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 25 23 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 20.83% 10.70% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 18
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (75.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger

SAP CO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (75.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP