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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 178 186 179
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 6 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 3.04% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£600 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
SAP FI/CO
London

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
418 460 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.14% 7.93% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 308 323
Average daily rate £500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £316 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £27.56 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.38% -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) SAP
1 21 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 21 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (19.05%) SAP BW
4 4 (19.05%) ABAP
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) BAPI
5 3 (14.29%) SAP APO
6 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Logistics
6 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BPC
6 2 (9.52%) FMCG
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (4.76%) SAP FSCM

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 21 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (14.29%) SAP APO
3 2 (9.52%) SAP BPC
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (4.76%) SAP PP
4 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
4 1 (4.76%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (4.76%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (4.76%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Support
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior SAP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior ABAP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) ABAP Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) FMCG
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (19.05%) OOP
2 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) BCP
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ACCA
1 1 (4.76%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle