The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 479 415 392
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -23
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 101 149 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.28% 3.56% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 86 81
Average daily rate
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£475 £495 £478
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £598 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-3.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £70.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £70.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +47.36%
SAP FI/CO
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4432 4182 4794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.52% 8.69% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2596 2367 2522
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 83
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.43 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -37.13%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
London -43 44 £488 -2.50% 15
South East -9 21 £450 - 14
West Midlands -16 6 £388 -20.51% 1
Yorkshire +1 5 £513 +70.83% 5
East of England -21 5 £460 -5.64% 2
East Midlands - 4 £578 - 1
Midlands +4 3 - -
North West -13 2 - - 6
North East - - - -
SAP FI/CO
UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 286 (100.00%) SAP
1 286 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 286 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 135 (47.20%) Finance
3 28 (9.79%) SAP Implementation
4 25 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (8.04%) ABAP
6 20 (6.99%) SAP SD
7 19 (6.64%) Logistics
7 19 (6.64%) General Ledger
8 18 (6.29%) Project Management
8 18 (6.29%) Migration
8 18 (6.29%) SAP BW
8 18 (6.29%) Procure-to-pay
9 17 (5.94%) SAP MM
10 16 (5.59%) CCA
10 16 (5.59%) Oracle
10 16 (5.59%) ERP
10 16 (5.59%) Banking
10 16 (5.59%) Data Migration
11 15 (5.24%) SAP FSCM
12 13 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (4.55%) Manufacturing
12 13 (4.55%) MS Office
13 12 (4.20%) ITIL
13 12 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.85%) Business Analysis
14 11 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (3.50%) Supply Chain Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (1.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.70%) Liferay
2 2 (0.70%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (4.55%) MS Office
2 4 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 286 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 286 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 20 (6.99%) SAP SD
3 17 (5.94%) SAP MM
4 15 (5.24%) SAP FSCM
5 9 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (2.45%) SAP WM
7 6 (2.10%) SAP BPC
7 6 (2.10%) SAP R/3
8 5 (1.75%) SAP PP
8 5 (1.75%) SAP PS
9 4 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.40%) SAP FI-GL
9 4 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (1.05%) SAP EHS
10 3 (1.05%) SAP SRM
10 3 (1.05%) SAP FI-AP
10 3 (1.05%) SAP MDM
10 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (1.05%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.35%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.29%) SAP BW
2 7 (2.45%) SAP BI
3 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.05%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.70%) MySQL
4 2 (0.70%) MS Access
5 1 (0.35%) DB2
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (2.45%) LSMW
2 2 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
General
1 135 (47.20%) Finance
2 19 (6.64%) General Ledger
3 16 (5.59%) Banking
4 13 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.15%) Retail
6 7 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.10%) German Language
8 5 (1.75%) Billing
8 5 (1.75%) Automotive
8 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.40%) Legal
10 3 (1.05%) Czech Language
11 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) French Language
12 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 126 (44.06%) Consultant
2 120 (41.96%) SAP Consultant
3 93 (32.52%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 37 (12.94%) SAP CO Consultant
4 37 (12.94%) Analyst
5 34 (11.89%) SAP FI Consultant
6 31 (10.84%) SAP Manager
7 26 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
8 20 (6.99%) Business Analyst
9 19 (6.64%) Trainer
9 19 (6.64%) SAP Trainer
10 16 (5.59%) Architect
10 16 (5.59%) SAP Business Analyst
11 15 (5.24%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.55%) Developer
12 13 (4.55%) SAP Architect
13 12 (4.20%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 12 (4.20%) Senior Consultant
14 11 (3.85%) SAP Developer
14 11 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.80%) BAPI
2 4 (1.40%) EDI
2 4 (1.40%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (1.05%) MDX
3 3 (1.05%) SAP XI
3 3 (1.05%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (0.70%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.70%) Web Services
4 2 (0.70%) XML
4 2 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.70%) Middleware
4 2 (0.70%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.70%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (0.70%) SAP CO-PA
4 2 (0.70%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.35%) XSLT
5 1 (0.35%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.50%) FMCG
3 3 (1.05%) Learning Management System
3 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.70%) iSeries
4 2 (0.70%) AS400
5 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.35%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.35%) Social Network
5 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.35%) PMI
5 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.40%) AIX
2 3 (1.05%) Windows
2 3 (1.05%) Linux
2 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.70%) VMS
4 1 (0.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (9.79%) SAP Implementation
2 25 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (6.64%) Logistics
4 18 (6.29%) Project Management
4 18 (6.29%) Migration
4 18 (6.29%) Procure-to-pay
5 16 (5.59%) ERP
5 16 (5.59%) Data Migration
6 13 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (4.20%) ITIL
8 11 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 11 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (3.50%) Supply Chain Management
9 10 (3.50%) CRM
10 9 (3.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (3.15%) Unit Testing
11 8 (2.80%) Integration Testing
12 7 (2.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.04%) ABAP
2 6 (2.10%) VBA
3 3 (1.05%) Java
3 3 (1.05%) SQL
4 2 (0.70%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.35%) VB
5 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (5.59%) CCA
2 9 (3.15%) Degree
3 7 (2.45%) CIMA
4 4 (1.40%) ACCA
5 3 (1.05%) ISEB
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.05%) SLA
1 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.70%) GAAP
2 2 (0.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (5.59%) Oracle
3 10 (3.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.45%) Ariba
5 5 (1.75%) HP
5 5 (1.75%) IBM
6 3 (1.05%) Cisco
6 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.70%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.70%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.70%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.35%) Open Text
8 1 (0.35%) Primavera
8 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.35%) Progress
8 1 (0.35%) Lotus
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