Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 358 362
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing SAP BPC 17 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.37% 1.70% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 25
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% -0.60%
10th Percentile £377 £356 £310
90th Percentile £652 £538 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.70% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1241 1351 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.37% 8.10% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 782 854
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £603 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £448 £435
% change year-on-year +6.15% +2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 25
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.00% -18.18% +35.53%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.23 £16.25
90th Percentile £61.65 £99.00 £55.10
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +4.76%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Hampshire +12 9 £400 -3.56%
Thames Valley 0 4 £525 +5.00% 3
Berkshire -4 4 £525 +5.00% 3
Kent - 2 £575 -
Surrey -15 1 £450 -14.29%
West Sussex - 1 £525 -
SAP BPC
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP BPC.

1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
4 7 (41.18%) QA
4 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Channel Management
6 2 (11.76%) Global Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (11.76%) PMP
6 2 (11.76%) CA
6 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Cognos
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) SAP PM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 2 (11.76%) SAP PM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Channel Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Global Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing Strategy
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Active Listening
4 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PgMP
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) CA
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle