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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP FICO
Rank 515 422 373
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -49
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 104 181 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.50% 3.80% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 71 104
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4159 4769 4653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.09% 9.41% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2730 2396
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 35 56
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £28.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.49 £13.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £61.53 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -64 87 £475 +5.55% 36
London -21 45 £525 +25.74% 13
South East +2 23 £450 -2.70% 4
Surrey -4 7 £450 - 4
City of London +36 5 £490 +50.76%
North West -26 5 £320 -37.10% 2
West Sussex +9 4 - -
Hampshire +4 4 £375 -4.76%
East of England -12 4 £501 +5.36% 8
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £450 -7.21%
Bedfordshire +11 3 £501 +5.36% 2
Weybridge - 3 £413 -
Taunton +8 2 - -
Brentford +5 2 £513 +2.50%
Somerset +4 2 - -
South West +2 2 - - 2
Middlesex -1 2 £416 -
Cheshire -6 2 £320 -21.23% 1
Manchester -21 2 £500 -3.38% 1
Fareham - 2 £375 -
Warrington - 2 £320 -
Milton Keynes +6 1 £350 -27.83%
Midlands -1 1 £425 -
Berkshire -2 1 £400 -17.94%
Wales -7 1 £400 -27.27%
Yorkshire -11 1 £525 +54.41% 3
Reading -12 1 £400 -23.80%
West Midlands -23 1 £625 +38.88% 3
South Wales - 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 £625 -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 208 (100.00%) SAP
1 208 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 208 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 126 (60.58%) Finance
3 27 (12.98%) ERP
4 23 (11.06%) SAP BW
5 21 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (9.62%) General Ledger
7 18 (8.65%) SAP Implementation
8 17 (8.17%) Manufacturing
8 17 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (7.69%) SAP BPC
10 15 (7.21%) CCA
11 14 (6.73%) Project Management
11 14 (6.73%) Retail
12 13 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
13 12 (5.77%) SAP MM
13 12 (5.77%) SAP Certification
13 12 (5.77%) Data Modelling
13 12 (5.77%) Migration
14 11 (5.29%) Degree
15 10 (4.81%) Test Scripting
15 10 (4.81%) ABAP
15 10 (4.81%) OpenText
15 10 (4.81%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (4.33%) Translating Business Requirements
16 9 (4.33%) SQL
16 9 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (4.33%) SAP ERP

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (1.92%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.96%) MS Office
2 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 208 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 208 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 16 (7.69%) SAP BPC
3 12 (5.77%) SAP MM
4 9 (4.33%) SAP ERP
5 7 (3.37%) SAP PS
5 7 (3.37%) SAP SD
6 6 (2.88%) SAP FI-CA
7 5 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (2.40%) SAP PM
7 5 (2.40%) SAP PSCD
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (1.44%) SAP QM
9 2 (0.96%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.96%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.96%) SAP PLM
9 2 (0.96%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.96%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.96%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.48%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.06%) SAP BW
2 9 (4.33%) SAP HANA
3 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.44%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.48%) Lumira
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) QlikView
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.40%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.48%) LSMW
General
1 126 (60.58%) Finance
2 20 (9.62%) General Ledger
3 17 (8.17%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.73%) Retail
5 8 (3.85%) Banking
6 5 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
8 2 (0.96%) Automotive
8 2 (0.96%) Billing
8 2 (0.96%) French Language
8 2 (0.96%) Front Office
8 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.48%) International Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 92 (44.23%) Consultant
2 89 (42.79%) SAP Consultant
3 74 (35.58%) SAP FI Consultant
4 67 (32.21%) SAP CO Consultant
5 66 (31.73%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 44 (21.15%) Analyst
7 40 (19.23%) SAP Analyst
8 25 (12.02%) SAP Manager
9 23 (11.06%) SAP FI Analyst
10 18 (8.65%) Project Manager
11 16 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
12 11 (5.29%) Business Analyst
12 11 (5.29%) SAP Support
13 10 (4.81%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (4.81%) SAP Business Analyst
13 10 (4.81%) SAP CO Support
13 10 (4.81%) SAP FI/CO Support
14 9 (4.33%) Data Analyst
14 9 (4.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
14 9 (4.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.85%) SAP XI
2 4 (1.92%) BAPI
3 3 (1.44%) EDI
3 3 (1.44%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (0.96%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.96%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.96%) Web Services
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.48%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.48%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.44%) FMCG
3 2 (0.96%) Economics
3 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.96%) User Experience
4 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.48%) Derivative
4 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.48%) PMI
4 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.98%) ERP
2 18 (8.65%) SAP Implementation
3 17 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (6.73%) Project Management
6 13 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
7 12 (5.77%) Data Modelling
7 12 (5.77%) Migration
8 10 (4.81%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (4.81%) Test Scripting
9 9 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.33%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (3.85%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.85%) Test Management
11 7 (3.37%) Change Management
12 6 (2.88%) Asset Management
12 6 (2.88%) CRM
12 6 (2.88%) Integration Testing
12 6 (2.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.81%) ABAP
2 9 (4.33%) SQL
3 6 (2.88%) Java
4 3 (1.44%) SAPscript
5 2 (0.96%) C
6 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (7.21%) CCA
2 12 (5.77%) SAP Certification
3 11 (5.29%) Degree
4 5 (2.40%) ISEB
4 5 (2.40%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) CIMA
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.40%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) AICPA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 208 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (4.81%) OpenText
3 8 (3.85%) HP
4 6 (2.88%) Oracle
5 5 (2.40%) Ariba
5 5 (2.40%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.40%) webMethods
6 4 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.48%) CA
7 1 (0.48%) Fundtech
7 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
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