The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 438 364 383
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +19
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 132 190 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.93% 4.64% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 103 86
Average daily rate
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£488 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £63.75 £53.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.92%
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4499 4092 4596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.11% 8.80% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 2202 2360
Average daily rate £426 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.23% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 78 52
Average hourly rate £31.50 £26.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -29.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
SAP FI/CO
UK

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP FI/CO
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP FI/CO Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -29 76 £500 - 14
South East -12 20 £425 -9.33% 17
West Midlands -20 7 £553 +16.31% 4
East of England -21 6 £638 +27.50% 3
Midlands +9 5 - -
Yorkshire +5 4 £300 - 2
East Midlands -2 3 £578 +6.94%
North West -10 3 - - 7
South West - 2 £306 - 2
North East -13 1 - - 2
SAP FI/CO
UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 353 (100.00%) SAP
1 353 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 353 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 164 (46.46%) Finance
3 38 (10.76%) SAP BW
4 32 (9.07%) General Ledger
4 32 (9.07%) Migration
5 30 (8.50%) SAP SD
6 28 (7.93%) Data Migration
7 25 (7.08%) SAP Implementation
8 24 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (6.80%) ABAP
9 21 (5.95%) Project Management
9 21 (5.95%) SAP FSCM
9 21 (5.95%) FMCG
10 20 (5.67%) SAP MM
11 19 (5.38%) Manufacturing
11 19 (5.38%) ERP
11 19 (5.38%) Logistics
11 19 (5.38%) Banking
11 19 (5.38%) SAP FI-GL
12 18 (5.10%) CCA
13 17 (4.82%) Procure-to-pay
14 16 (4.53%) Cash Management
14 16 (4.53%) Oracle
15 15 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.25%) Business Analysis
16 14 (3.97%) German Language
16 14 (3.97%) LSMW
16 14 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.57%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.57%) Liferay
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (3.68%) MS Office
2 4 (1.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 353 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 353 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 30 (8.50%) SAP SD
3 21 (5.95%) SAP FSCM
4 20 (5.67%) SAP MM
5 19 (5.38%) SAP FI-GL
6 9 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (2.55%) SAP R/3
6 9 (2.55%) SAP WM
7 6 (1.70%) SAP HR
8 5 (1.42%) SAP ERP
8 5 (1.42%) SAP HCM
9 4 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.13%) SAP ECC
9 4 (1.13%) SAP PP
9 4 (1.13%) SAP PS
9 4 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.13%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.85%) SAP APO
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.28%) SSL
2 1 (0.28%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.76%) SAP BW
2 4 (1.13%) SAP BI
3 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.57%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.57%) MySQL
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.57%) MS Access
5 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (3.97%) LSMW
2 4 (1.13%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 164 (46.46%) Finance
2 32 (9.07%) General Ledger
3 19 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.38%) Banking
4 14 (3.97%) German Language
5 13 (3.68%) Retail
6 11 (3.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.70%) Automotive
8 5 (1.42%) Legal
8 5 (1.42%) Billing
9 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Czech Language
9 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.57%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.57%) French Language
10 2 (0.57%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 151 (42.78%) Consultant
2 144 (40.79%) SAP Consultant
3 119 (33.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 55 (15.58%) Analyst
5 51 (14.45%) SAP CO Consultant
6 50 (14.16%) SAP FI Consultant
7 39 (11.05%) SAP Analyst
8 37 (10.48%) Architect
9 36 (10.20%) SAP Manager
10 31 (8.78%) SAP Architect
11 30 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
12 24 (6.80%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 23 (6.52%) Trainer
13 23 (6.52%) SAP Trainer
14 22 (6.23%) Business Analyst
15 19 (5.38%) Project Manager
16 17 (4.82%) Senior Consultant
16 17 (4.82%) SAP Business Analyst
17 16 (4.53%) Senior SAP Consultant
18 13 (3.68%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.27%) EDI
2 4 (1.13%) SAP XI
2 4 (1.13%) SAP CO-PA
3 3 (0.85%) MDX
4 2 (0.57%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.57%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.57%) .NET
4 2 (0.57%) Web Services
4 2 (0.57%) XML
4 2 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.57%) Middleware
4 2 (0.57%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (0.57%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.95%) FMCG
2 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.85%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.57%) iSeries
4 2 (0.57%) AS400
4 2 (0.57%) Social Network
5 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.28%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.42%) AIX
1 5 (1.42%) VMS
2 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (1.13%) Linux
2 4 (1.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (9.07%) Migration
2 28 (7.93%) Data Migration
3 25 (7.08%) SAP Implementation
4 24 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (5.95%) Project Management
6 19 (5.38%) ERP
6 19 (5.38%) Logistics
7 17 (4.82%) Procure-to-pay
8 16 (4.53%) Cash Management
9 15 (4.25%) Business Analysis
9 15 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (3.97%) Validation
11 13 (3.68%) Supply Chain Management
11 13 (3.68%) Data Cleansing
12 12 (3.40%) CRM
13 10 (2.83%) ITIL
13 10 (2.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (2.55%) Data Validation
14 9 (2.55%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.80%) ABAP
2 4 (1.13%) SQL
3 3 (0.85%) Java
4 2 (0.57%) VBA
4 2 (0.57%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.28%) R
5 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (5.10%) CCA
2 10 (2.83%) Degree
3 4 (1.13%) ISEB
4 3 (0.85%) SAP Certification
4 3 (0.85%) CIMA
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) ACCA
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.97%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.85%) SLA
2 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.57%) GAAP
4 1 (0.28%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 8 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 353 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (4.53%) Oracle
3 11 (3.12%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.98%) HP
5 6 (1.70%) IBM
6 4 (1.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.13%) Cisco
7 3 (0.85%) Ariba
7 3 (0.85%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.57%) Open Text
8 2 (0.57%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.57%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.28%) Lotus
9 1 (0.28%) Primavera
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago