The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI/CO over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 463 411 351
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -60
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 138 161 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.86% 3.54% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 78 99
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£460 £481 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £368 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £597 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £468 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.00%
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%

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4829 4551 5359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.31% 8.81% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2825 2470 2702
Average daily rate £450 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 76 109
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.59 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -45.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £45.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.54 £21.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.89% -40.97%

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP FI/CO Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -37 128 £460 -8.00% 44
London -31 57 £450 -10.00% 13
South East -7 32 £450 -1.63% 9
City of London +13 12 £385 -28.03% 3
Berkshire +8 9 £481 +8.75% 6
Surrey -2 8 £498 +7.56%
West Midlands -13 6 £468 -6.50% 1
Hertfordshire -10 5 £460 -27.12% 3
East of England -15 5 £460 -5.64% 6
North Yorkshire - 5 £513 - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £513 - 5
Hampshire - 5 £405 -
Maidenhead +2 4 £500 +12.92%
West Sussex +4 3 £278 -41.57% 1
North West -15 3 £300 - 4
Watford - 3 £460 -
Middlesex +6 2 £450 -13.04%
Woking +2 2 £498 +10.55%
Birmingham -5 2 £300 -
Manchester -9 2 £300 - 2
South West -39 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £608 -
North East - 2 £608 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £608 -
Reading +15 1 £550 -
Crawley +8 1 £155 -66.48%
Slough -8 1 £425 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 288 (100.00%) SAP
1 288 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 288 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 123 (42.71%) Finance
3 35 (12.15%) SAP Implementation
4 22 (7.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (7.29%) Manufacturing
6 20 (6.94%) Banking
7 19 (6.60%) SAP SD
8 16 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (5.56%) ABAP
8 16 (5.56%) ERP
8 16 (5.56%) Migration
8 16 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
9 15 (5.21%) Data Migration
9 15 (5.21%) CCA
9 15 (5.21%) SAP MM
10 14 (4.86%) SAP FSCM
11 13 (4.51%) FMCG
11 13 (4.51%) Logistics
11 13 (4.51%) Project Management
12 12 (4.17%) SAP BW
12 12 (4.17%) Oracle
12 12 (4.17%) MS Office
12 12 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (3.82%) Ariba
13 11 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (3.82%) General Ledger
13 11 (3.82%) Business Analysis
14 10 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (1.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
2 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.17%) MS Office
2 3 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 288 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 288 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 19 (6.60%) SAP SD
3 15 (5.21%) SAP MM
4 14 (4.86%) SAP FSCM
5 10 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (3.13%) SAP R/3
7 6 (2.08%) SAP BPC
8 5 (1.74%) SAP PS
8 5 (1.74%) SAP WM
9 4 (1.39%) SAP SRM
9 4 (1.39%) SAP Business One
10 3 (1.04%) SAP PP
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (1.04%) SAP FI-AP
11 2 (0.69%) SAP Retail
11 2 (0.69%) HFM
11 2 (0.69%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.69%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.69%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.17%) SAP BW
2 8 (2.78%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.69%) MS Access
3 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) LSMW
1 4 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.04%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
General
1 123 (42.71%) Finance
2 21 (7.29%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.94%) Banking
4 11 (3.82%) General Ledger
5 8 (2.78%) Automotive
5 8 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.08%) German Language
7 5 (1.74%) Retail
7 5 (1.74%) Billing
8 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.04%) Legal
9 3 (1.04%) Czech Language
10 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (46.53%) Consultant
2 129 (44.79%) SAP Consultant
3 96 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 32 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
4 32 (11.11%) Analyst
5 30 (10.42%) SAP FI Consultant
6 27 (9.38%) SAP Trainer
6 27 (9.38%) Trainer
7 24 (8.33%) SAP Manager
7 24 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
8 19 (6.60%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.21%) SAP Business Analyst
10 12 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.17%) Developer
11 11 (3.82%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (3.82%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 10 (3.47%) SAP Developer
12 10 (3.47%) Architect
13 9 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
13 9 (3.13%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.43%) BAPI
2 3 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (1.04%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (1.04%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (0.69%) EDI
3 2 (0.69%) Web Services
4 1 (0.35%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.35%) Middleware
4 1 (0.35%) JDBC
4 1 (0.35%) XML
4 1 (0.35%) XSLT
4 1 (0.35%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.35%) MDX
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.35%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.51%) FMCG
2 12 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.04%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.69%) User Experience
4 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.35%) iSeries
5 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.35%) PMI
5 1 (0.35%) GIS
5 1 (0.35%) AS400
5 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (0.35%) Windows
1 1 (0.35%) AIX
1 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.15%) SAP Implementation
2 22 (7.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (5.56%) ERP
3 16 (5.56%) Migration
3 16 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
4 15 (5.21%) Data Migration
5 13 (4.51%) Logistics
5 13 (4.51%) Project Management
6 11 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (3.82%) Business Analysis
7 10 (3.47%) Unit Testing
8 9 (3.13%) ITIL
9 8 (2.78%) CRM
9 8 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (2.43%) Cash Management
10 7 (2.43%) Integration Testing
10 7 (2.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.08%) Asset Management
11 6 (2.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.56%) ABAP
2 7 (2.43%) VBA
3 2 (0.69%) Java
3 2 (0.69%) SAPscript
4 1 (0.35%) R
4 1 (0.35%) SQL
4 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (5.21%) CCA
2 9 (3.13%) CIMA
3 8 (2.78%) Degree
4 6 (2.08%) ACCA
5 5 (1.74%) ISEB
6 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.04%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CISA
7 1 (0.35%) QiCA
7 1 (0.35%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.69%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) GAAP
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 288 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (4.17%) Oracle
3 11 (3.82%) Ariba
4 5 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.74%) HP
5 3 (1.04%) Pegasus
5 3 (1.04%) IBM
5 3 (1.04%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.69%) Cognos
6 2 (0.69%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.69%) Primavera
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) Lotus
7 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.35%) Remedy
7 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.35%) Progress
7 1 (0.35%) Open Text
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MRP Global
Rate: Excellent daily rates offered
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
MRP Global
Rate: Excellent daily rates offered
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £485 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago