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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 186 193 205
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 14 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.087% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.84% 1.08% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
Average daily rate
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£613 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £432 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £690 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.50
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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
493 464 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.67% 8.11% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 314 457
Average daily rate £500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £322 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Average hourly rate £34.40 £32.03 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +0.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.92 £32.03 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.88 £32.03 £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -27.77%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 24 (100.00%) SAP
1 24 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 24 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 21 (87.50%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (37.50%) Service Management
5 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 8 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 8 (33.33%) SAP BPC
6 7 (29.17%) Advertising
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Migration
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 3 (12.50%) ERP
9 2 (8.33%) EDMS
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) BPR
9 2 (8.33%) Document Management
9 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
9 2 (8.33%) SAP ERP
9 2 (8.33%) Change Control
9 2 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.17%) People Management
10 1 (4.17%) WebEx

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 24 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 24 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 8 (33.33%) SAP BPC
3 2 (8.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (4.17%) SAP PM
4 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.33%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Advertising
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Service Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) SAP Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Training Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.17%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (37.50%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
6 2 (8.33%) BPR
6 2 (8.33%) Document Management
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) BCP
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) OpenText
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter