The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 196 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 4 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 3.46% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 8
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£475 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
527 607 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.95% 8.25% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 421 500
Average daily rate £475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £32.03 £14.50 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.89% -69.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.87 £13.00 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £16.80 £52.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -14.15%

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
1 16 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 16 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Pegasus
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
4 2 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
5 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) Social Network
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 16 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.25%) Bankmaster
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
3 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Trainer
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Trainer
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Pegasus
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects