Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 February 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 Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 366 360 339
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21 +17
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 18 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.71% 1.69% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 15
South East median daily rate £650 £450 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £424 £378 £356
90th Percentile £950 £534 £538
England median daily rate £544 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +14.47% +5.56% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £73.34 - -
England median hourly rate £73.34 - £5.00

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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,052 1,184 1,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.57% 7.02% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 688 724
South East median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £300
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
England median daily rate £484 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 18
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £34.93 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.21% +64.35% -22.73%
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.95 £11.81
90th Percentile £79.39 £49.75 £46.65
England median hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.20% +2.00% -30.56%

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in the South East

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP BPC in the South East

SAP BPC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BPC in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP BPC in the South East

SAP BPC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP BPC in the South East

SAP BPC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Hampshire -34 9 £600 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £838 -
Thames Valley - 5 £838 - 3
Surrey +3 2 £425 -5.56%
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
SAP BPC
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (44.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (38.89%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (38.89%) CRM
4 7 (38.89%) SAP BW
4 7 (38.89%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (33.33%) SAP HANA
5 6 (33.33%) Cash Management
5 6 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (27.78%) SAP CRM
6 5 (27.78%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) SAP GTS
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
8 3 (16.67%) Concur
8 3 (16.67%) Lumira
8 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (16.67%) IFRS
8 3 (16.67%) SAP IBP
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO

SAP BPC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (27.78%) SAP CRM
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Payroll
3 4 (22.22%) SAP GTS
4 3 (16.67%) SAP CO
4 3 (16.67%) SAP FI
4 3 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (16.67%) SAP IBP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SAP BW
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) Lumira
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 3 (16.67%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Implementation Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Finance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) CRM
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Cash Management
4 5 (27.78%) SAP Implementation
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (16.67%) PLM
7 2 (11.11%) ERP
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Expense Management
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Workflow
8 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) MoSCoW
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) ABAP
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) IFRS
2 2 (11.11%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Ariba
3 3 (16.67%) Concur
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) hybris