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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 493 502 384
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -118
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 137 114 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.00% 2.23% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 50 112
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£475 £475 £489
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £678 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £70.00

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
4560 5122 4735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.81% 9.06% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2706 2490
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 68 91
Average hourly rate £22.32 £31.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.14% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £18.37
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +71.52%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 109 £475 - 24
London -14 49 £525 +10.52% 10
South East -5 15 £500 +17.64% 2
West Midlands +16 13 £463 -2.63% 2
City of London +15 11 £613 +51.23% 1
Yorkshire -22 7 £375 -23.07% 1
Surrey -3 5 £600 +41.17%
Midlands +8 4 - -
South West -7 4 £360 +17.55% 2
West Yorkshire -19 4 £350 +16.66%
Warwickshire - 4 £431 -
East of England +3 3 £400 -37.25%
Brentford +2 3 £515 +47.14%
Hampshire 0 3 £463 -
South Wales -7 3 - -
Wales -11 3 - -
North West -31 3 £425 - 5
Newport - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £500 -
Berkshire - 2 £388 - 1
Manchester - 2 - - 3
Bexley - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £388 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £440 -
Cambridge - 2 £413 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £413 -
Middlesex +7 1 - -
Hertfordshire +3 1 £313 -
Coventry 0 1 - -
Watford 0 1 £313 -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 286 (100.00%) SAP
1 286 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 286 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 164 (57.34%) Finance
3 41 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (12.59%) Asset Management
5 31 (10.84%) Retail
6 30 (10.49%) Project Management
7 29 (10.14%) SAP BW
8 26 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 23 (8.04%) Manufacturing
10 22 (7.69%) Migration
10 22 (7.69%) ERP
11 21 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (6.99%) SAP BPC
13 19 (6.64%) General Ledger
13 19 (6.64%) Change Management
14 15 (5.24%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (5.24%) ABAP
14 15 (5.24%) Banking
14 15 (5.24%) SAP Implementation
15 14 (4.90%) Data Migration
16 13 (4.55%) BPR
16 13 (4.55%) SAP SD
17 12 (4.20%) Service Management
17 12 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (3.85%) ITIL
19 10 (3.50%) Data Management
19 10 (3.50%) Legal
19 10 (3.50%) Procure-to-pay

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (2.80%) SAP EP
2 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.70%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.70%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (2.45%) MS Office
2 6 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.40%) MS Project
4 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 286 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 286 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 20 (6.99%) SAP BPC
3 13 (4.55%) SAP SD
4 9 (3.15%) SAP MM
4 9 (3.15%) SAP QM
4 9 (3.15%) SAP HCM
5 8 (2.80%) SAP EWM
5 8 (2.80%) SAP APO
6 7 (2.45%) SAP Retail
7 6 (2.10%) SAP FSCM
8 5 (1.75%) SAP ERP
8 5 (1.75%) SAP PP
8 5 (1.75%) SAP PS
9 4 (1.40%) SAP R/3
10 3 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (1.05%) SAP HR
10 3 (1.05%) SAP FI-AP
11 2 (0.70%) SAP ECC
11 2 (0.70%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.14%) SAP BW
2 15 (5.24%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.10%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.70%) EDMS
4 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.45%) LSMW
2 2 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
General
1 164 (57.34%) Finance
2 31 (10.84%) Retail
3 23 (8.04%) Manufacturing
4 19 (6.64%) General Ledger
5 15 (5.24%) Banking
6 10 (3.50%) Legal
7 8 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.10%) Advertising
9 5 (1.75%) German Language
10 4 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.05%) Billing
11 3 (1.05%) Front Office
11 3 (1.05%) Electronics
11 3 (1.05%) Automotive
12 2 (0.70%) Back Office
12 2 (0.70%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.70%) French Language
12 2 (0.70%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.35%) Korean Language
13 1 (0.35%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 104 (36.36%) Consultant
2 103 (36.01%) SAP Consultant
3 80 (27.97%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 45 (15.73%) Analyst
5 34 (11.89%) SAP Manager
6 31 (10.84%) SAP Analyst
7 28 (9.79%) Business Analyst
8 27 (9.44%) Project Manager
9 25 (8.74%) SAP Business Analyst
10 21 (7.34%) Trainer
10 21 (7.34%) Architect
11 20 (6.99%) SAP FI Consultant
11 20 (6.99%) SAP CO Consultant
11 20 (6.99%) SAP Architect
12 19 (6.64%) SAP Trainer
13 15 (5.24%) SAP Project Manager
14 13 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (4.55%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 11 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
16 10 (3.50%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.15%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.70%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (0.70%) SAP XI
2 2 (0.70%) SAP ALE
2 2 (0.70%) .NET
2 2 (0.70%) EDI
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.35%) BAPI
3 1 (0.35%) Web Services
3 1 (0.35%) XML
3 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.15%) FMCG
3 3 (1.05%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.05%) Statistics
4 2 (0.70%) Equities
4 2 (0.70%) Derivative
4 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
4 2 (0.70%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.35%) Life Science
5 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (12.59%) Asset Management
3 30 (10.49%) Project Management
4 26 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 22 (7.69%) Migration
5 22 (7.69%) ERP
6 21 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (6.64%) Change Management
8 15 (5.24%) SAP Implementation
9 14 (4.90%) Data Migration
10 13 (4.55%) BPR
11 12 (4.20%) Service Management
11 12 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (3.85%) ITIL
13 10 (3.50%) Data Management
13 10 (3.50%) Procure-to-pay
14 9 (3.15%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (3.15%) PRINCE2
15 8 (2.80%) Workflow
15 8 (2.80%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.24%) ABAP
2 4 (1.40%) SQL
3 3 (1.05%) Java
4 2 (0.70%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.35%) Ruby
5 1 (0.35%) Python
5 1 (0.35%) Perl
5 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (3.15%) CCA
2 7 (2.45%) Degree
3 6 (2.10%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.75%) ACCA
5 4 (1.40%) ISEB
6 3 (1.05%) CIMA
6 3 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.70%) MBA
7 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.70%) AAT
7 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.35%) HND
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (0.70%) GAAP
1 2 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (2.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.45%) HP
3 4 (1.40%) CA
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle
4 3 (1.05%) OpenText
5 2 (0.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.35%) Remedy
6 1 (0.35%) ReadSoft
6 1 (0.35%) Casewise
6 1 (0.35%) Fundtech
6 1 (0.35%) Syclo
6 1 (0.35%) Twitter
6 1 (0.35%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.35%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.35%) Sage
6 1 (0.35%) BMC
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago