Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 June 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 Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 158 205
Rank change year-on-year -40 +47 -
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.077% 0.079% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.17% 1.33% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Scotland median daily rate £330 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -4.11% -
10th Percentile £315 £350 £358
90th Percentile £419 £350 £373
UK median daily rate £520 £421 £475
% change year-on-year +23.44% -11.32% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 341 225 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.54% 5.95% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 128 150
Scotland median daily rate £425 £470 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.57% +11.24% +3.05%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £249
90th Percentile £538 £675 £550
UK median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +44.23% -22.89%
10th Percentile £17.90 £36.25 £21.65
90th Percentile £42.96 £38.75 £31.55
UK median hourly rate £28.58 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -14.06% +20.91% +22.22%

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SAP BPC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in Scotland

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in Scotland

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Edinburgh -20 2 £330 -5.71%
SAP BPC
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP BPC 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Basis
2 3 (75.00%) SAP MII
3 2 (50.00%) NWDI
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) MaxDB
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC

SAP BPC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (75.00%) SAP MII
2 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (100.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (50.00%) MaxDB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NWDI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase