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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 189 198 209
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 12 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.068% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.07% 0.75% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 14
Average daily rate
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£600 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £495 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £70.00
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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
391 530 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.38% 9.01% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 368 440
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £362 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £576 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.03 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +117.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £29.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £32.82 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £30.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.86% +71.42%

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 27 August 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 22 (91.67%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (33.33%) Service Management
4 8 (33.33%) SAP BPC
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (25.00%) Advertising
7 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Migration
9 3 (12.50%) BPR
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (8.33%) Equities
10 2 (8.33%) Document Management
10 2 (8.33%) Retail
10 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.33%) EDMS
10 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
10 2 (8.33%) Change Control
11 1 (4.17%) Twitter
11 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
3 1 (4.17%) SAP PM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-AA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.33%) EDMS
3 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Advertising
3 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) Service Manager
2 4 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Trainer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 8 (33.33%) Service Management
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) BPR
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Document Management
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
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 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) BMC
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) OpenText
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter