The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI/CO over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank - 122 126
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category - 2.44% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 -
SAP FI/CO
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
147 164 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.01% 6.43% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 53 85
Average daily rate £500 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £239 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the Berkshire region.

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP FI/CO
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SAP FI/CO Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
SAP FI/CO
South East

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP FI/CO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP FI/CO.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
1 12 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 12 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 9 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ABAP
4 6 (50.00%) CRM
4 6 (50.00%) SAP BW
5 4 (33.33%) CCA
5 4 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) SAP GRC
6 3 (25.00%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (25.00%) MDX
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (16.67%) EDI
7 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) AS400
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAP FI/CO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP FI/CO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 12 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (25.00%) SAP GRC
2 3 (25.00%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAP BW Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Objects Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) MDX
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) EDI
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (16.67%) BAPI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP XI
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 1 (8.33%) Data Security
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) ABAP
2 2 (16.67%) SAPscript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft