Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 January 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 188 230
Rank change year-on-year +20 +42 -39
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 34 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.45% 3.82% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 4
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -18.78%
10th Percentile £375 £378 £336
90th Percentile £560 £503 £506
England median daily rate £500 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £5.00 -

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 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 527 550 793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.75% 8.98% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 339 384
North West median daily rate £438 £421 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% +5.06% -5.82%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £275
90th Percentile £675 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 16
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £22.81 £52.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +192.83% -56.52% +95.56%
10th Percentile £61.56 £14.11 £30.00
90th Percentile £69.07 £74.45 £69.07
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.17% -31.46% +13.04%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the North West

SAP CO
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 CO in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in the North West

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP CO in the North West

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in the North West

SAP CO
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 CO within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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 +25 19 £400 +6.67% 1
Cheshire +19 8 £475 +18.75% 1
SAP CO
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (97.06%) SAP FI
2 33 (97.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 23 (67.65%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) Banking
5 10 (29.41%) Analytics
6 8 (23.53%) General Ledger
6 8 (23.53%) Data Analytics
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
8 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
8 6 (17.65%) Migration
8 6 (17.65%) SAP FI-AP
8 6 (17.65%) HFM
9 5 (14.71%) SAP SRM
9 5 (14.71%) SAP ERP
9 5 (14.71%) NetWeaver
9 5 (14.71%) ERP
9 5 (14.71%) MS Access
9 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (11.76%) SAP XI
10 4 (11.76%) SAP MDM
10 4 (11.76%) ABAP
10 4 (11.76%) Workflow
10 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Workflow Management
10 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Data Migration

SAP CO
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (97.06%) SAP FI
1 33 (97.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (17.65%) HFM
2 6 (17.65%) SAP FI-AP
3 5 (14.71%) SAP ERP
3 5 (14.71%) SAP SRM
4 4 (11.76%) SAP MDM
4 4 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
5 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
2 5 (14.71%) MS Access
3 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 8 (23.53%) General Ledger
4 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 19 (55.88%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (41.18%) SAP FI Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Consultant
4 10 (29.41%) SAP CO Consultant
4 10 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (26.47%) SAP FI Consultant
5 9 (26.47%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 8 (23.53%) Data Analyst
7 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
7 7 (20.59%) SAP Business Analyst
7 7 (20.59%) SAP CO Business Analyst
7 7 (20.59%) SAP FI Business Analyst
7 7 (20.59%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
8 6 (17.65%) SAP Data Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) SAP Manager
10 1 (2.94%) Accountant
10 1 (2.94%) SAP Migration Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) SAP XI
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Analytics
2 8 (23.53%) Data Analytics
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) ERP
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Workflow
5 4 (11.76%) Workflow Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Release Management
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft