Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 22 November 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 Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 201 238
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 -48
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 7 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.25% 0.071%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 2.67% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
North West median daily rate £450 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -31.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £394 £324 £525
90th Percentile £531 £625 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.70% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £59.31 -
England median hourly rate - £32.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +16.93% -

SAP BPC 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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 550 636 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.63% 9.27% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 392 374
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +0.29%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £556 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP BPC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in the North West

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in the North West

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BPC in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BPC in the North West

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BPC within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Manchester +14 7 £450 +20.00%
SAP BPC
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) SAP BW
3 2 (28.57%) SAP HANA
3 2 (28.57%) Ariba
3 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (28.57%) Content Development
4 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
4 1 (14.29%) EAM
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
4 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SAP GRC
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Security
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
4 1 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (14.29%) Concur

SAP BPC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP GRC
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) SAP SRM Trainer
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Trainer
1 3 (42.86%) Trainer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP MM Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Content Development
1 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) EAM
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Security
2 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Ariba
3 1 (14.29%) Concur