Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 583 579 664
Rank change year-on-year -4 +85 -98
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 293 281 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.97% 3.48% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 159 126
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £350 £360 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +11.27% +4.41% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.22% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £58.00 -
% change year-on-year -41.38% - -

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 7,389 8,081 8,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.39% 8.49% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,379 4,883 4,961
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 83 123
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.72% -19.44% +27.25%
10th Percentile £10.21 £10.02 £14.08
90th Percentile £50.38 £63.60 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £30.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year -15.83% -16.08% +48.96%

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 25 February 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
Top 14 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 25 February 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 -12 278 £500 +11.11% 26
UK excluding London +16 141 £494 +11.27% 21
London -26 111 £525 +13.51% 6
North of England +38 38 £469 -3.35% 3
South East -1 37 £463 +2.78% 7
North West +19 27 £475 -2.06% 3
East of England -1 26 £525 +27.27% 4
Midlands -9 19 £485 +0.52% 6
South West +6 13 £550 +29.41%
East Midlands -9 12 £500 - 1
Yorkshire +6 11 £363 -30.95%
Wales +8 5 £500 -
West Midlands -1 5 £425 -11.92% 5
Scotland - 3 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 293 (100.00%) SAP
2 279 (95.22%) SAP FI
3 278 (94.88%) SAP FI/CO
4 165 (56.31%) Finance
5 38 (12.97%) Migration
5 38 (12.97%) SAP S/4HANA
6 32 (10.92%) Manufacturing
7 29 (9.90%) Procure-to-Pay
8 28 (9.56%) Project Management
9 27 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (9.22%) Data Migration
10 26 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (8.53%) SAP MM
11 25 (8.53%) Banking
11 25 (8.53%) Retail
11 25 (8.53%) Record to Report
12 22 (7.51%) General Ledger
13 21 (7.17%) SAP Implementation
13 21 (7.17%) SAP HANA
14 20 (6.83%) Asset Management
14 20 (6.83%) ERP
15 19 (6.48%) SAP BW
15 19 (6.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (6.14%) SAP SD
17 17 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (5.80%) IFRS
18 16 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (5.12%) SAP BPC
19 15 (5.12%) SAP Data Services
19 15 (5.12%) Scenario Testing

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 7 (2.39%) Documentum
2 6 (2.05%) CMS
3 5 (1.71%) Confluence
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 279 (95.22%) SAP FI
2 278 (94.88%) SAP FI/CO
3 38 (12.97%) SAP S/4HANA
4 25 (8.53%) SAP MM
5 18 (6.14%) SAP SD
6 15 (5.12%) SAP BPC
7 12 (4.10%) Maximo
7 12 (4.10%) SAP FSCM
7 12 (4.10%) SAP PS
8 9 (3.07%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 7 (2.39%) HFM
9 7 (2.39%) SAP ERP
10 5 (1.71%) SAP FI-GL
11 4 (1.37%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
12 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (1.02%) SAP CRM
12 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (1.02%) SAP Retail
12 3 (1.02%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) SMS
1 2 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.17%) SAP HANA
2 19 (6.48%) SAP BW
3 15 (5.12%) SAP Data Services
4 14 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.05%) MS Access
6 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.71%) JIRA
2 4 (1.37%) LSMW
General
1 165 (56.31%) Finance
2 32 (10.92%) Manufacturing
3 25 (8.53%) Banking
3 25 (8.53%) Retail
4 22 (7.51%) General Ledger
5 19 (6.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.41%) Billing
7 7 (2.39%) Legal
8 5 (1.71%) Advertising
8 5 (1.71%) Automotive
9 4 (1.37%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.37%) Back Office
9 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.68%) French Language
10 2 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.68%) Retail Finance
10 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.34%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 149 (50.85%) Consultant
2 145 (49.49%) SAP Consultant
3 122 (41.64%) SAP CO Consultant
4 114 (38.91%) SAP FI Consultant
5 111 (37.88%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 49 (16.72%) Analyst
7 37 (12.63%) SAP Analyst
8 24 (8.19%) SAP FI Analyst
9 17 (5.80%) Architect
9 17 (5.80%) SAP Architect
10 16 (5.46%) SAP Manager
11 15 (5.12%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.78%) SAP Business Analyst
13 13 (4.44%) Project Manager
13 13 (4.44%) SAP Project Manager
14 11 (3.75%) Data Analyst
14 11 (3.75%) Functional Consultant
15 10 (3.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 10 (3.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.39%) EDI
1 7 (2.39%) SAP CO-PA
2 5 (1.71%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (1.02%) Web Services
4 2 (0.68%) IDoc
5 1 (0.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.34%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.34%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.75%) FMCG
2 11 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.05%) EPoS
4 5 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.71%) Reference Data
5 4 (1.37%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.02%) Robotics
7 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.34%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (12.97%) Migration
2 29 (9.90%) Procure-to-Pay
3 28 (9.56%) Project Management
4 27 (9.22%) Data Migration
4 27 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (8.53%) Record to Report
7 21 (7.17%) SAP Implementation
8 20 (6.83%) Asset Management
8 20 (6.83%) ERP
9 16 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (5.12%) Scenario Testing
11 14 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (4.78%) Business Analysis
11 14 (4.78%) Logistics
12 11 (3.75%) CRM
12 11 (3.75%) Order to Cash
12 11 (3.75%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.75%) Process Improvement
13 10 (3.41%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.44%) ABAP
2 5 (1.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (3.75%) Degree
2 9 (3.07%) SAP Certification
3 7 (2.39%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) CCA
4 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.71%) ACCA
5 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.37%) CIMA
6 4 (1.37%) ISEB
6 4 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) AAT
7 1 (0.34%) CFA
7 1 (0.34%) CISA
7 1 (0.34%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.80%) IFRS
2 6 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.37%) GxP
3 4 (1.37%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.07%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 293 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.07%) HP
2 9 (3.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.39%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.71%) Ariba
4 5 (1.71%) Concur
5 4 (1.37%) hybris
5 4 (1.37%) OpenText
6 3 (1.02%) Blue Prism
6 3 (1.02%) Kofax
7 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.34%) Cognos
8 1 (0.34%) Dell
8 1 (0.34%) IBM
8 1 (0.34%) IFS