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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 471 363 344
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -19
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 134 228 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.17% 4.92% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 100 102
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.50

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
4224 4637 4260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 8.80% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2397 2584 2152
Average daily rate £450 £425 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 53 74
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £52.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -82 118 £500 +11.11% 19
London -44 58 £550 +22.22% 11
South East -35 15 £550 +29.41% 2
City of London +3 12 £600 +23.07% 4
West Midlands -17 9 £410 -15.46% 1
North West -17 8 £450 +19.36% 1
North East -5 6 £575 -
East of England -6 6 £300 -25.00% 1
Bedfordshire +3 4 £300 -27.27%
Surrey -8 4 £550 +15.78% 1
Cheshire - 4 £450 -
Birmingham -6 3 £400 -
Berkshire -10 3 £544 +6.09%
Manchester -14 3 £450 +20.00%
Yorkshire -25 3 £475 -20.83% 1
South West +6 2 £400 -33.33% 1
Hertfordshire -8 2 - -
East Midlands -13 2 £400 -15.78%
North Yorkshire - 2 £463 -
Somerset - 2 £400 -
Staffordshire - 2 £438 -
Hampshire - 2 £625 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £544 -
Middlesex +7 1 - -
Coventry +1 1 £410 -17.17%
West Sussex -22 1 £550 +331.37%
Northamptonshire - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £575 -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 316 (100.00%) SAP
1 316 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 316 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 161 (50.95%) Finance
3 33 (10.44%) SAP BW
4 31 (9.81%) General Ledger
5 28 (8.86%) Asset Management
6 27 (8.54%) ERP
6 27 (8.54%) Project Management
7 26 (8.23%) Banking
8 22 (6.96%) SAP SD
9 20 (6.33%) Change Management
9 20 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 20 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (6.01%) ABAP
11 18 (5.70%) Retail
11 18 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.06%) Migration
14 15 (4.75%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (4.75%) SAP BPC
15 14 (4.43%) SAP FSCM
16 13 (4.11%) Legal
16 13 (4.11%) Cash Management
16 13 (4.11%) FMCG
17 12 (3.80%) Time Management
17 12 (3.80%) Manufacturing
17 12 (3.80%) Procure-to-pay
18 11 (3.48%) Workflow

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 5 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 316 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 316 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 22 (6.96%) SAP SD
3 15 (4.75%) SAP BPC
4 14 (4.43%) SAP FSCM
5 11 (3.48%) SAP MM
5 11 (3.48%) SAP FI-AP
6 7 (2.22%) SAP PS
6 7 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (1.90%) SAP ERP
8 4 (1.27%) SAP FI-GL
8 4 (1.27%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.95%) SAP WM
9 3 (0.95%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.95%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.95%) SAP SCM
9 3 (0.95%) Bankmaster
9 3 (0.95%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.95%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.63%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.44%) SAP BW
2 8 (2.53%) SAP BI
3 3 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.63%) EDMS
4 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.58%) LSMW
General
1 161 (50.95%) Finance
2 31 (9.81%) General Ledger
3 26 (8.23%) Banking
4 18 (5.70%) Retail
5 15 (4.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (4.11%) Legal
7 12 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.58%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.27%) Billing
9 4 (1.27%) Electronics
10 2 (0.63%) French Language
10 2 (0.63%) German Language
10 2 (0.63%) Front Office
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.32%) International Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.32%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.32%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 160 (50.63%) Consultant
2 158 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 120 (37.97%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 46 (14.56%) Analyst
5 44 (13.92%) SAP FI Consultant
6 38 (12.03%) SAP CO Consultant
7 37 (11.71%) SAP Analyst
8 34 (10.76%) Business Analyst
9 31 (9.81%) SAP Business Analyst
10 29 (9.18%) SAP Manager
11 26 (8.23%) Project Manager
12 19 (6.01%) SAP Project Manager
13 17 (5.38%) Trainer
14 15 (4.75%) SAP Trainer
15 14 (4.43%) SAP Architect
15 14 (4.43%) Architect
16 11 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (3.48%) SAP Solutions Architect
17 10 (3.16%) SAP Support
17 10 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.95%) EDI
1 3 (0.95%) SAP ALE
2 2 (0.63%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (0.63%) Web Services
2 2 (0.63%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.32%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.32%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.32%) BAPI
3 1 (0.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.11%) FMCG
3 3 (0.95%) EFT
3 3 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (0.63%) Life Science
4 2 (0.63%) Statistics
4 2 (0.63%) Equities
5 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (8.86%) Asset Management
2 27 (8.54%) ERP
2 27 (8.54%) Project Management
3 20 (6.33%) Change Management
3 20 (6.33%) Business Analysis
4 19 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (5.06%) Migration
8 13 (4.11%) Cash Management
9 12 (3.80%) Time Management
9 12 (3.80%) Procure-to-pay
10 11 (3.48%) Workflow
11 10 (3.16%) SAP Implementation
11 10 (3.16%) BPR
12 9 (2.85%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (2.85%) Supply Chain Management
12 9 (2.85%) Data Migration
13 8 (2.53%) Logistics
13 8 (2.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.01%) ABAP
2 2 (0.63%) Java
3 1 (0.32%) C
3 1 (0.32%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (2.85%) SAP Certification
2 8 (2.53%) CCA
3 5 (1.58%) Degree
4 4 (1.27%) ACCA
4 4 (1.27%) CIMA
5 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.95%) ISEB
6 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.63%) MBA
7 1 (0.32%) AAT
7 1 (0.32%) HND
7 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.95%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) GxP
4 1 (0.32%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 316 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.58%) CA
4 4 (1.27%) HP
5 3 (0.95%) Cognos
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle
5 3 (0.95%) Business Objects
5 3 (0.95%) Ariba
6 2 (0.63%) Adobe
6 2 (0.63%) OpenText
7 1 (0.32%) Syclo
7 1 (0.32%) Twitter
7 1 (0.32%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.32%) Remedy
7 1 (0.32%) webMethods
7 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.32%) BMC
7 1 (0.32%) Pegasus
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