The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the East of England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 138 123 142
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.39% 1.35% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£638 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.92%
Business Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
251 148 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.45% 6.19% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 88 60
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £26.50 £87.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.71% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £45.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £129.50 £39.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SAP FI/CO
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAP FI/CO Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £638 -
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (100.00%) SAP
1 14 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 14 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) GAAP
4 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) SAP CS
5 1 (7.14%) ABAP
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) CCA
5 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
5 1 (7.14%) SAP PS
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM
5 1 (7.14%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 14 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (14.29%) SAP MM
3 1 (7.14%) SAP PS
3 1 (7.14%) SAP CS
3 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM
3 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
1 9 (64.29%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (57.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) SAP CO Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Build Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
6 1 (7.14%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CO-PA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Test Management
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) CCA
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GAAP
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) HP