Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 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 Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 586 614
Rank change year-on-year +57 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 367 312 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.54% 3.61% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 149 145
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -2.53%
10th Percentile £368 £313 £322
90th Percentile £650 £695 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +12.57% +2.94% -10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8088 8641 9419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.31% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4766 5151 5251
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 140
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.48% +12.73% -12.70%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP CO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +62 342 £500 +11.11% 14
UK excluding London +42 163 £493 +12.57% 9
London +17 147 £518 +3.50% 5
North of England +61 38 £425 +3.66% 5
Midlands +24 37 £500 +7.53% 2
North West +26 32 £425 -1.16% 4
South East +1 30 £460 +2.22% 2
South West 0 25 £501 +17.76%
East Midlands +14 22 £510 -15.00% 1
East of England -10 20 £538 +24.64%
West Midlands +18 10 £400 -10.11% 1
Scotland - 8 £463 -
Yorkshire +17 5 £406 +27.45% 1
Wales +14 5 £500 -
North East +62 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 367 (100.00%) SAP
2 342 (93.19%) SAP FI
2 342 (93.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 186 (50.68%) Finance
4 50 (13.62%) Manufacturing
5 48 (13.08%) Migration
5 48 (13.08%) Banking
6 43 (11.72%) SAP S/4HANA
7 38 (10.35%) Data Migration
8 37 (10.08%) ERP
9 34 (9.26%) SAP MM
10 33 (8.99%) General Ledger
11 30 (8.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (8.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 30 (8.17%) Record to Report
12 29 (7.90%) Project Management
13 27 (7.36%) Retail
14 26 (7.08%) SAP Implementation
14 26 (7.08%) SAP BW
15 24 (6.54%) SAP SD
15 24 (6.54%) SAP HANA
16 23 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (5.72%) SAP FSCM
18 19 (5.18%) FMCG
18 19 (5.18%) Logistics
18 19 (5.18%) Procure-to-Pay
19 18 (4.90%) Asset Management
20 16 (4.36%) Integration Testing
21 15 (4.09%) Analytics
21 15 (4.09%) Business Analysis

SAP CO
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (1.63%) CMS
1 6 (1.63%) Documentum
1 6 (1.63%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 342 (93.19%) SAP FI
1 342 (93.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 43 (11.72%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (9.26%) SAP MM
4 24 (6.54%) SAP SD
5 21 (5.72%) SAP FSCM
6 13 (3.54%) SAP FI-AP
7 11 (3.00%) Maximo
7 11 (3.00%) SAP ERP
7 11 (3.00%) SAP SRM
8 8 (2.18%) SAP BPC
8 8 (2.18%) SAP PS
9 7 (1.91%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 6 (1.63%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.36%) HFM
11 5 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (1.36%) SAP PM
12 4 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (1.09%) SAP PP
12 4 (1.09%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) SMS
2 1 (0.27%) Firewall
2 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.08%) SAP BW
2 24 (6.54%) SAP HANA
3 8 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.36%) MS Access
6 4 (1.09%) Big Data
7 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) ProC
General
1 186 (50.68%) Finance
2 50 (13.62%) Manufacturing
3 48 (13.08%) Banking
4 33 (8.99%) General Ledger
5 30 (8.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 27 (7.36%) Retail
7 10 (2.72%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.45%) Legal
9 8 (2.18%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.91%) Electronics
10 7 (1.91%) Marketing
11 6 (1.63%) Spanish Language
12 5 (1.36%) Automotive
12 5 (1.36%) Billing
12 5 (1.36%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (1.09%) Advertising
14 3 (0.82%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.54%) Back Office
15 2 (0.54%) French Language
15 2 (0.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 180 (49.05%) Consultant
2 176 (47.96%) SAP Consultant
3 141 (38.42%) SAP CO Consultant
4 131 (35.69%) SAP FI Consultant
5 127 (34.60%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 69 (18.80%) Analyst
7 56 (15.26%) SAP Analyst
8 40 (10.90%) SAP FI Analyst
9 25 (6.81%) Business Analyst
10 23 (6.27%) SAP Business Analyst
11 20 (5.45%) Functional Consultant
12 18 (4.90%) Architect
12 18 (4.90%) SAP Architect
12 18 (4.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 16 (4.36%) SAP FI Business Analyst
14 15 (4.09%) SAP CO Business Analyst
14 15 (4.09%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
14 15 (4.09%) SAP Manager
14 15 (4.09%) Trainer
15 14 (3.81%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.81%) SAP CO-PA
2 6 (1.63%) IDoc
3 5 (1.36%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (1.09%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.54%) EDI
5 2 (0.54%) Middleware
5 2 (0.54%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.54%) Web Services
6 1 (0.27%) JMS
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.27%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.27%) SOAP
6 1 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.18%) FMCG
2 12 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.63%) EPoS
3 6 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (1.63%) Robotics
4 4 (1.09%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.09%) Reference Data
5 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.54%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.54%) Life Science
6 2 (0.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.27%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.27%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (13.08%) Migration
2 38 (10.35%) Data Migration
3 37 (10.08%) ERP
4 30 (8.17%) Record to Report
4 30 (8.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (7.90%) Project Management
6 26 (7.08%) SAP Implementation
7 23 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (5.18%) Logistics
8 19 (5.18%) Procure-to-Pay
9 18 (4.90%) Asset Management
10 16 (4.36%) Integration Testing
11 15 (4.09%) Analytics
11 15 (4.09%) Business Analysis
11 15 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (3.81%) Data Analytics
12 14 (3.81%) Programme Management
13 9 (2.45%) Change Management
13 9 (2.45%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (2.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.54%) ABAP
2 6 (1.63%) SQL
3 1 (0.27%) C
3 1 (0.27%) Java
3 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (3.27%) Degree
2 11 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.72%) CCA
4 8 (2.18%) SAP Certification
5 6 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.09%) ACCA
6 4 (1.09%) CIMA
6 4 (1.09%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.82%) ISEB
7 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.27%) AAT
8 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) CFA
8 1 (0.27%) CISA
8 1 (0.27%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.63%) IFRS
2 5 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.82%) GAAP
4 2 (0.54%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 367 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (3.54%) HP
3 8 (2.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.36%) Blue Prism
4 5 (1.36%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.36%) Kofax
5 4 (1.09%) hybris
5 4 (1.09%) OpenText
6 2 (0.54%) Ariba
6 2 (0.54%) Concur
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle
7 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.27%) TIBCO