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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP FICO
Rank 443 430 375
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -55
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 152 149 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.21% 3.19% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 76 93
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£455 £474 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £356 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £465 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50

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
4736 4678 5122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.45% 9.05% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2810 2525 2526
Average daily rate £438 £440 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 70 105
Average hourly rate £22.00 £33.53 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -6.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £16.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.30 £57.10 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £35.43 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-35.77% -1.59%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -7 136 £455 -4.21% 52
London -20 56 £435 -13.00% 14
South East +3 36 £475 -0.10% 16
City of London +18 15 £325 -35.00% 5
Berkshire +4 10 £475 +5.55% 7
Surrey -5 9 £498 +4.73% 2
North West -2 7 £518 - 3
East of England -6 5 £475 +8.57% 3
West Midlands -14 5 £468 - 2
Hampshire - 5 £405 - 2
Maidenhead +5 4 £500 +12.92%
West Sussex +2 4 £431 -9.21% 2
North East - 4 £608 - 2
Hertfordshire - 4 £468 - 2
Manchester - 4 £409 - 1
South West -30 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £485 -
Yorkshire -13 2 £525 -12.50% 7
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £525 - 2
Watford - 2 £460 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £608 -
Birmingham - 2 £300 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £485 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £608 -
Chorley - 2 - - 1
Reading +17 1 £550 +4.76% 1
Slough -11 1 £425 - 2
Bedfordshire -11 1 £475 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 269 (100.00%) SAP
1 269 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 269 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 118 (43.87%) Finance
3 32 (11.90%) SAP Implementation
4 21 (7.81%) Banking
4 21 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 21 (7.81%) Migration
5 20 (7.43%) ABAP
6 18 (6.69%) ERP
6 18 (6.69%) SAP SD
6 18 (6.69%) Business Analysis
7 17 (6.32%) Data Migration
8 15 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (5.58%) SAP BW
9 14 (5.20%) Procure-to-pay
10 13 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.83%) Project Management
10 13 (4.83%) FMCG
11 12 (4.46%) General Ledger
11 12 (4.46%) CCA
11 12 (4.46%) SAP MM
12 11 (4.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.09%) Logistics
13 10 (3.72%) Retail
13 10 (3.72%) SAP FSCM
13 10 (3.72%) Unit Testing
13 10 (3.72%) CIMA
13 10 (3.72%) SAP R/3

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.37%) SAP EP
Applications
1 8 (2.97%) MS Office
2 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 269 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 269 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 18 (6.69%) SAP SD
3 12 (4.46%) SAP MM
4 10 (3.72%) SAP FSCM
4 10 (3.72%) SAP R/3
5 8 (2.97%) SAP BPC
6 6 (2.23%) SAP PS
7 5 (1.86%) SAP WM
7 5 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (1.86%) SAP ERP
8 4 (1.49%) SAP Business One
9 3 (1.12%) SAP PP
9 3 (1.12%) SAP HR
9 3 (1.12%) SAP SRM
9 3 (1.12%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.74%) SAP FI-CA
10 2 (0.74%) SAP FI-GL
10 2 (0.74%) SAP FI-AP
10 2 (0.74%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.58%) SAP BW
2 5 (1.86%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.37%) MS Access
4 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (2.23%) LSMW
2 2 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 118 (43.87%) Finance
2 21 (7.81%) Banking
2 21 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.46%) General Ledger
4 10 (3.72%) Retail
5 9 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.86%) Billing
6 5 (1.86%) German Language
7 4 (1.49%) Automotive
8 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.12%) French Language
8 3 (1.12%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.74%) Czech Language
9 2 (0.74%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.74%) Legal
9 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 132 (49.07%) Consultant
2 128 (47.58%) SAP Consultant
3 92 (34.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 28 (10.41%) Analyst
5 23 (8.55%) Trainer
5 23 (8.55%) SAP Trainer
6 22 (8.18%) SAP CO Consultant
6 22 (8.18%) SAP Analyst
7 21 (7.81%) SAP FI Consultant
7 21 (7.81%) SAP Manager
8 18 (6.69%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.58%) SAP Business Analyst
10 11 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.09%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (4.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 10 (3.72%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 10 (3.72%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (3.35%) Developer
12 9 (3.35%) SAP Project Manager
13 7 (2.60%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.60%) BAPI
2 4 (1.49%) SAP CO-PA
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (0.74%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (0.37%) JDBC
5 1 (0.37%) Web Services
5 1 (0.37%) XSLT
5 1 (0.37%) EDI
5 1 (0.37%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (4.83%) FMCG
2 2 (0.74%) Learning Management System
2 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (0.74%) User Experience
3 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.37%) PMI
3 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.37%) GIS
3 1 (0.37%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.37%) Windows
1 1 (0.37%) AIX
1 1 (0.37%) Linux
1 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.90%) SAP Implementation
2 21 (7.81%) Migration
3 18 (6.69%) ERP
3 18 (6.69%) Business Analysis
4 17 (6.32%) Data Migration
5 15 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (5.20%) Procure-to-pay
7 13 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (4.83%) Project Management
8 11 (4.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (4.09%) Logistics
9 10 (3.72%) Unit Testing
10 9 (3.35%) Cash Management
11 6 (2.23%) Integration Testing
11 6 (2.23%) Validation
11 6 (2.23%) ITIL
11 6 (2.23%) OOP
11 6 (2.23%) CRM
11 6 (2.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (1.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.43%) ABAP
2 7 (2.60%) VBA
3 1 (0.37%) R
3 1 (0.37%) SQL
3 1 (0.37%) VB
3 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 12 (4.46%) CCA
2 10 (3.72%) CIMA
3 7 (2.60%) ACCA
4 6 (2.23%) Degree
5 4 (1.49%) ISEB
6 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PMP
7 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.37%) CISA
7 1 (0.37%) QiCA
7 1 (0.37%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.12%) GxP
4 2 (0.74%) QA
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 269 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.97%) Ariba
3 7 (2.60%) Oracle
4 4 (1.49%) Pegasus
5 3 (1.12%) IBM
5 3 (1.12%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.12%) HP
6 2 (0.74%) Primavera
6 2 (0.74%) Remedy
6 2 (0.74%) Cognos
6 2 (0.74%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.37%) Progress
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco
7 1 (0.37%) Lotus
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.37%) CA
7 1 (0.37%) Hyperion
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 16 hours ago
North East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
London
BPXNet
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Ortolan Group
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £551 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 19 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 23 days ago
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago