The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI/CO over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP FICO
Rank 152 143 131
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.36% 2.61% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £550 £450 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +19.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £465 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP FI/CO
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
327 306 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.27% 8.32% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 148 141
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £47.33 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SAP FI/CO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI/CO Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 7 £538 +19.44%
Cheshire -14 1 £550 +22.22%
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
1 16 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 16 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) SAP FI-GL
4 2 (12.50%) SAP FI-AP
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
4 2 (12.50%) Ariba
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PS
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) QA
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 16 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (12.50%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (12.50%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
2 7 (43.75%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) SAP CO Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) SAP FI Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SAP FI Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Trainer
4 4 (25.00%) Trainer
5 3 (18.75%) SAP MM Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SAP SD Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) SAP CO Trainer
6 2 (12.50%) SAP FI Trainer
6 2 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Ariba