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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 371 349 341
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 226 154 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.27% 4.10% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 79 122
Average daily rate £450 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £428
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4286 3757 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.72% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2548 2038 2549
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £70.25 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +21 133 £450 - 17
South East -1 33 £475 -8.65% 12
West Midlands -14 13 £468 +8.09% 3
North West -11 12 £413 -2.94% 5
East of England -24 9 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire -14 7 £600 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £475 -
South West -20 3 £600 +41.17% 1
North East - - - -
SAP FI/CO
UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 392 (100.00%) SAP
1 392 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 392 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 170 (43.37%) Finance
3 42 (10.71%) Migration
4 40 (10.20%) SAP BW
5 38 (9.69%) General Ledger
6 34 (8.67%) ABAP
7 32 (8.16%) SAP SD
7 32 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 28 (7.14%) FMCG
9 22 (5.61%) Project Management
9 22 (5.61%) Data Cleansing
10 21 (5.36%) Validation
10 21 (5.36%) ERP
10 21 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
11 20 (5.10%) SAP FI-GL
11 20 (5.10%) Retail
11 20 (5.10%) Procure-to-pay
12 19 (4.85%) Logistics
13 18 (4.59%) LSMW
13 18 (4.59%) Cash Management
14 16 (4.08%) Manufacturing
14 16 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (4.08%) Data Quality
15 15 (3.83%) Business Analysis
15 15 (3.83%) Banking
16 13 (3.32%) German Language
16 13 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (3.32%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.26%) Liferay
2 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) MS Office
1 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 392 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 392 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 32 (8.16%) SAP SD
3 20 (5.10%) SAP FI-GL
4 13 (3.32%) SAP MM
5 11 (2.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (2.30%) SAP FSCM
7 6 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (1.53%) SAP IS-U
7 6 (1.53%) SAP FI-AP
7 6 (1.53%) SAP BPC
8 5 (1.28%) SAP FI-CA
8 5 (1.28%) SAP WM
8 5 (1.28%) SAP PP
8 5 (1.28%) SAP APO
8 5 (1.28%) SAP HR
8 5 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.02%) SAP R/3
9 4 (1.02%) SAP PM
9 4 (1.02%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.51%) RTP
1 2 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.26%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.20%) SAP BW
2 3 (0.77%) SAP HANA
2 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.51%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.26%) MySQL
4 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (4.59%) LSMW
2 4 (1.02%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.26%) eCATT
General
1 170 (43.37%) Finance
2 38 (9.69%) General Ledger
3 20 (5.10%) Retail
4 16 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.83%) Banking
6 13 (3.32%) German Language
6 13 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.55%) Legal
8 7 (1.79%) Billing
9 5 (1.28%) French Language
10 4 (1.02%) Automotive
11 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.51%) Back Office
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 200 (51.02%) Consultant
2 193 (49.23%) SAP Consultant
3 151 (38.52%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 61 (15.56%) Analyst
5 54 (13.78%) SAP CO Consultant
5 54 (13.78%) SAP FI Consultant
6 48 (12.24%) SAP Analyst
7 39 (9.95%) Architect
8 35 (8.93%) SAP Architect
9 29 (7.40%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (6.38%) SAP Manager
10 25 (6.38%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 23 (5.87%) Business Analyst
12 20 (5.10%) SAP Business Analyst
13 18 (4.59%) Data Analyst
13 18 (4.59%) SAP Data Analyst
14 17 (4.34%) Functional Consultant
14 17 (4.34%) Senior Consultant
15 16 (4.08%) Project Manager
15 16 (4.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.79%) EDI
2 4 (1.02%) SAP CO-PA
2 4 (1.02%) SAP PI
3 3 (0.77%) XML
3 3 (0.77%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.51%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (0.51%) .NET
4 2 (0.51%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.26%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.26%) MDX
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) Web Services
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.26%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.14%) FMCG
2 6 (1.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.77%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.51%) Social Network
4 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.26%) iSeries
5 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.26%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.02%) VMS
2 3 (0.77%) AIX
3 2 (0.51%) Linux
3 2 (0.51%) Windows
3 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (10.71%) Migration
2 32 (8.16%) Data Migration
3 22 (5.61%) Project Management
3 22 (5.61%) Data Cleansing
4 21 (5.36%) Validation
4 21 (5.36%) ERP
4 21 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
5 20 (5.10%) Procure-to-pay
6 19 (4.85%) Logistics
7 18 (4.59%) Cash Management
8 16 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (3.83%) Business Analysis
10 13 (3.32%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (2.81%) Data Mapping
12 11 (2.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (2.81%) CRM
13 10 (2.55%) Change Management
13 10 (2.55%) Data Validation
13 10 (2.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.67%) ABAP
2 3 (0.77%) SQL
3 2 (0.51%) C
4 1 (0.26%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (2.55%) Degree
2 9 (2.30%) CCA
3 6 (1.53%) CIMA
4 5 (1.28%) ACCA
5 4 (1.02%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.77%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 392 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (2.81%) Oracle
3 7 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.02%) IBM
4 4 (1.02%) HP
5 3 (0.77%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.51%) Cisco
6 2 (0.51%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.51%) Ariba
7 1 (0.26%) datango
7 1 (0.26%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.26%) CODA
7 1 (0.26%) Sage
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy
7 1 (0.26%) Open Text
Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Thames Valley
Axica Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: market rates
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: market rates (€€€)
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago