Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 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 Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 645 539 674
Rank change year-on-year -106 +135 -125
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 225 302 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.38% 4.10% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 159 115
UK median daily rate £462 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £310
90th Percentile £609 £575 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £459 £475 £440
% change year-on-year -3.47% +7.95% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.72% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -51.22% - -

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 6,655 7,363 8,231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.69% 8.11% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,890 4,242 4,881
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £657 £638 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 110 98
UK median hourly rate £29.15 £33.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.33% +20.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.88 £11.03
90th Percentile £53.25 £58.20 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year -34.78% +20.00% +27.78%

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 18 June 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 13 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 18 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
England -110 217 £462 +2.67% 23
UK excluding London -59 111 £459 -3.47% 19
London -68 83 £493 +15.88% 5
South East +17 53 £450 -14.29% 3
North of England -23 32 £450 - 10
North West -34 26 £475 +11.76% 2
East of England +6 13 £510 +27.50% 1
Midlands -45 10 £450 -11.76% 3
West Midlands -23 8 £450 +1.58% 2
Yorkshire -15 6 £375 - 2
Wales -12 2 £488 -7.14% 1
East Midlands -29 2 - -
South West -3 1 £500 +25.00% 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 with a requirement for SAP CO.

1 225 (100.00%) SAP
2 218 (96.89%) SAP FI
3 216 (96.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 132 (58.67%) Finance
5 26 (11.56%) Procure-to-Pay
6 25 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (9.78%) SAP S/4HANA
9 19 (8.44%) SAP BW
9 19 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (8.00%) Migration
10 18 (8.00%) Data Modelling
11 16 (7.11%) Business Analysis
11 16 (7.11%) Accounts Payable
12 15 (6.67%) Test Scripting
13 14 (6.22%) Data Analysis
14 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Excel
15 12 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (5.33%) Billing
15 12 (5.33%) Manufacturing
15 12 (5.33%) General Ledger
15 12 (5.33%) SAP Implementation
15 12 (5.33%) SAP HANA
15 12 (5.33%) SAP BPC
16 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (4.89%) Project Management
16 11 (4.89%) CCA
16 11 (4.89%) Accounts Receivable
16 11 (4.89%) Record to Report

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 2 (0.89%) Confluence
1 2 (0.89%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.44%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 218 (96.89%) SAP FI
2 216 (96.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (9.78%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (5.33%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.22%) HFM
5 5 (2.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 5 (2.22%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (2.22%) SAP PS
5 5 (2.22%) SAP SD
6 4 (1.78%) SAP FI-AP
6 4 (1.78%) SAP FI-GL
6 4 (1.78%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.33%) SAP FI-CA
7 3 (1.33%) SAP HR
7 3 (1.33%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.89%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.89%) SAP FI-AA
9 1 (0.44%) SAP FI-FM
9 1 (0.44%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.89%) SaaS
1 2 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) WebEx
2 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.44%) SAP BW
2 12 (5.33%) SAP HANA
3 9 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.78%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.89%) QlikView
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) MS Access
7 1 (0.44%) Power BI
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.22%) LSMW
2 2 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 132 (58.67%) Finance
2 12 (5.33%) Billing
2 12 (5.33%) General Ledger
2 12 (5.33%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (4.44%) Retail
4 8 (3.56%) Banking
5 7 (3.11%) German Language
6 5 (2.22%) Advertising
6 5 (2.22%) Legal
7 3 (1.33%) Czech Language
8 2 (0.89%) Back Office
8 2 (0.89%) French Language
9 1 (0.44%) Croatian Language
9 1 (0.44%) Finnish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.44%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Serbian Language
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (49.78%) Consultant
2 111 (49.33%) SAP Consultant
3 93 (41.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 88 (39.11%) SAP FI Consultant
5 85 (37.78%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 33 (14.67%) Analyst
7 28 (12.44%) SAP Analyst
8 18 (8.00%) Business Analyst
9 14 (6.22%) SAP Business Analyst
10 13 (5.78%) SAP FI Analyst
11 12 (5.33%) Architect
12 10 (4.44%) SAP Architect
12 10 (4.44%) SAP Manager
12 10 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.56%) SAP CO Trainer
13 8 (3.56%) SAP FI Trainer
13 8 (3.56%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
13 8 (3.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.56%) SAP Trainer
13 8 (3.56%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.44%) EDI
2 3 (1.33%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (0.89%) IDoc
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.44%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.67%) e-Learning
2 6 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.33%) FMCG
4 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.56%) Procure-to-Pay
2 25 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 18 (8.00%) Migration
6 16 (7.11%) Accounts Payable
6 16 (7.11%) Business Analysis
7 15 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 14 (6.22%) Data Analysis
9 12 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (5.33%) SAP Implementation
10 11 (4.89%) Accounts Receivable
10 11 (4.89%) Project Management
10 11 (4.89%) Record to Report
11 9 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.00%) Data Migration
11 9 (4.00%) SAP Security
11 9 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.67%) ABAP
2 2 (0.89%) SQL
3 1 (0.44%) Java
3 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (4.89%) CCA
2 10 (4.44%) SAP Certification
3 8 (3.56%) Degree
3 8 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.78%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.89%) ACCA
6 1 (0.44%) CIMA
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (3.56%) IFRS
3 6 (2.67%) GxP
4 5 (2.22%) QA
5 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.89%) SLA
6 1 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.44%) PMO
6 1 (0.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 7 (3.11%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 225 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.56%) Hyperion
4 7 (3.11%) Ariba
4 7 (3.11%) HP
5 5 (2.22%) Concur
6 3 (1.33%) Cognos
6 3 (1.33%) IBM
6 3 (1.33%) OpenText
6 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.44%) Dell
7 1 (0.44%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.44%) IFS
7 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.44%) Tableau
7 1 (0.44%) Workday