Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 August 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 Controlling (CO)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 335 334
Rank change year-on-year +64 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 74 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.54% 3.96% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 18
South East median daily rate £500 £453 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.50% -13.81% +13.51%
10th Percentile £451 £287 £406
90th Percentile £550 £590 £598
England median daily rate £523 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £26.00 -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £18.75 £65.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% -71.15% -

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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,131 1,212 1,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.81% 7.26% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 667 666
South East median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £300
90th Percentile £650 £600 £598
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 18
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £21.25 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.88% -48.48% +58.65%
10th Percentile £15.05 £13.90 £15.25
90th Percentile £74.50 £49.98 £58.55
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +48.94% -6.00% -16.67%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the South East

SAP CO
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 CO in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in the South East

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO in the South East over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP CO in the South East

SAP CO
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 CO in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in the South East

SAP CO
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 CO within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 August 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
Thames Valley +23 23 £525 +11.70%
Berkshire +2 21 £525 +82.86%
Hampshire +5 14 £500 +9.59% 2
West Sussex +30 13 £488 +5.69%
Surrey +34 11 £520 +14.92%
East Sussex +3 10 £525 -
Buckinghamshire +19 2 - -
Sussex +2 1 £475 +5.56%
SAP CO
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 74 (100.00%) SAP
2 73 (98.65%) SAP FI
3 71 (95.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 51 (68.92%) Finance
5 35 (47.30%) SAP S/4HANA
6 11 (14.86%) ERP
7 10 (13.51%) SAP Fiori
7 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
8 9 (12.16%) SAP BPC
9 8 (10.81%) SAP FI-CA
10 7 (9.46%) SAP PS
10 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
10 7 (9.46%) Workshop Facilitation
11 6 (8.11%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 6 (8.11%) Accounts Payable
11 6 (8.11%) Accounts Receivable
11 6 (8.11%) BC Cleared
11 6 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (8.11%) Billing
11 6 (8.11%) ABAP
11 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (6.76%) PVCS
12 5 (6.76%) Windows
12 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
12 5 (6.76%) Requirements Management
12 5 (6.76%) SAP IS-U

SAP CO
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 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 73 (98.65%) SAP FI
2 71 (95.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 35 (47.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 9 (12.16%) SAP BPC
5 8 (10.81%) SAP FI-CA
6 7 (9.46%) SAP PS
7 5 (6.76%) SAP ERP
7 5 (6.76%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (5.41%) SAP PSCD
9 3 (4.05%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (4.05%) SAP SD
10 2 (2.70%) SAP HCM
10 2 (2.70%) SAP MM
10 2 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (2.70%) SAP PP
10 2 (2.70%) SAP QM
11 1 (1.35%) SAP GRC
11 1 (1.35%) SAP HR
11 1 (1.35%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Power Platform
2 1 (1.35%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SAP BW
1 4 (5.41%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.70%) Power BI
3 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) PVCS
2 3 (4.05%) LSMW
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (68.92%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Billing
3 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.41%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.35%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 48 (64.86%) Consultant
2 46 (62.16%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (40.54%) SAP CO Consultant
3 30 (40.54%) SAP FI Consultant
4 28 (37.84%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 11 (14.86%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) Functional Consultant
6 8 (10.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) SAP Financial Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Architect
8 5 (6.76%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) SAP Architect
9 4 (5.41%) SAP ISU Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) Accountant
10 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) SAP FI Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Systems Accountant
11 2 (2.70%) Cloud Consultant
11 2 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (4.05%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (2.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.35%) BAPI
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.35%) SAP BSP
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.35%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.35%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.35%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.35%) Derivative
4 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.35%) Life Science
4 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) ERP
2 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
2 7 (9.46%) Workshop Facilitation
3 6 (8.11%) Accounts Payable
3 6 (8.11%) Accounts Receivable
3 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (8.11%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
4 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (6.76%) Requirements Management
5 4 (5.41%) Revenue Management
5 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.41%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (4.05%) Change Management
6 3 (4.05%) Data Extraction
6 3 (4.05%) Migration
6 3 (4.05%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (4.05%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) ABAP
2 1 (1.35%) C
2 1 (1.35%) SAPscript
2 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) BC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (5.41%) Ariba
2 4 (5.41%) HP
2 4 (5.41%) Reuters
3 1 (1.35%) OpenText
3 1 (1.35%) Palantir