Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 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
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 540 601 671
Rank change year-on-year +61 +70 -141
Contract jobs citing SAP CO 51 251 228
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.65% 4.01% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 111 95
Median daily rate £580 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £450 £400 £333
90th Percentile £763 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £62.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +140.38% -57.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +75.00% -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 3,100 6,252 6,877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.51% 6.76% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,810 3,768 3,990
Median daily rate £500 £485 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.65% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £706 £675 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £464 £450
% change year-on-year +5.55% +3.17% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 89 103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% -27.54%
10th Percentile £17.70 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £63.75 £51.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -35.71%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP CO.

Daily rate trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP CO over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP CO.

Hourly rate trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 12 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 2 July 2020. 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 37 £560 +12.00% 2
UK excluding London +98 20 £550 +10.00% 2
London +137 15 £560 +6.67%
South East +87 10 £513 +2.50%
Work from Home -2 9 £800 +113.33% 2
North of England +100 5 £500 -13.04%
North West +72 3 £525 -8.70%
Yorkshire +77 2 £438 -10.26%
East of England +52 2 £625 +24.69% 1
Wales +37 2 £700 +21.74%
Midlands +76 1 - -
West Midlands +59 1 - -

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (94.12%) SAP FI
2 48 (94.12%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (43.14%) Finance
4 20 (39.22%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 7 (13.73%) French Language
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle
7 6 (11.76%) Ariba
8 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
9 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.84%) ERP
9 4 (7.84%) ABAP
9 4 (7.84%) Project Management
9 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
9 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (5.88%) Decision-Making
10 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
11 2 (3.92%) Automotive
11 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
11 2 (3.92%) CCA
11 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.92%) SAP PM
11 2 (3.92%) QA

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 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 48 (94.12%) SAP FI
1 48 (94.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (39.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (3.92%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (3.92%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.96%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.96%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.96%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.96%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.96%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.96%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.96%) SAP SCM
4 1 (1.96%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Azure
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.96%) LSMW
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) French Language
3 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.92%) Automotive
4 2 (3.92%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Consultant
2 27 (52.94%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (41.18%) SAP CO Consultant
4 19 (37.25%) SAP FI Consultant
4 19 (37.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) SAP Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
7 3 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) SAP Trainer
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Trainer
8 2 (3.92%) SAP CO Trainer
8 2 (3.92%) SAP FI Trainer
8 2 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
9 1 (1.96%) SAP CO Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) SAP CO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (1.96%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.92%) FMCG
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Solaris
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (13.73%) Migration
3 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.84%) ERP
3 4 (7.84%) Project Management
4 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Decision-Making
4 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (3.92%) Accounts Payable
5 2 (3.92%) Accounts Receivable
5 2 (3.92%) Architectural Design
5 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.92%) Business Transformation
5 2 (3.92%) Order to Cash
5 2 (3.92%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (3.92%) Record to Report
5 2 (3.92%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (1.96%) Change Management
6 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) ABAP
2 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.92%) CCA
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) IFRS
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) GAAP
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (11.76%) Ariba
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) Concur
3 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.96%) Infor
3 1 (1.96%) Sage