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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 402 364 406
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +42
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 185 193 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.04% 4.38% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 98 63
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £384 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00

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
4581 4405 3972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.98% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2273 1903
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

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 January 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 30 January 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 -35 156 £450 -5.26% 31
London -35 68 £400 -17.94% 13
South East 0 24 £463 -7.50% 4
East of England +10 16 £475 +11.76% 1
North West -9 12 £500 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +11 11 £500 +5.26%
City of London +7 11 £325 -35.00% 4
West Midlands +9 10 £450 -0.55% 3
North East - 10 £450 - 1
Manchester +2 7 £509 -
Berkshire 0 7 £488 +8.33% 3
Surrey - 7 - -
Hampshire -17 5 £394 -11.51%
East Midlands +12 4 £438 -27.08% 2
Yorkshire -6 3 £340 -43.33% 4
Tyne and Wear - 3 £450 - 1
Essex +7 2 - -
Cheshire +4 2 £406 -7.67%
Birmingham -1 2 £450 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £485 -7.61%
Cambridgeshire -11 2 £450 -
Milton Keynes -12 2 £485 -7.61%
West Sussex - 2 £463 - 1
Reading +6 1 £525 +5.00%
Midlands -3 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -10 1 £475 +18.75% 1
South West -19 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £363 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 £425 -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
2 139 (43.99%) Finance
3 31 (9.81%) SAP BW
4 30 (9.49%) Banking
5 29 (9.18%) General Ledger
6 26 (8.23%) ABAP
7 24 (7.59%) Migration
8 23 (7.28%) SAP SD
8 23 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
9 22 (6.96%) Project Management
9 22 (6.96%) Manufacturing
10 21 (6.65%) ERP
10 21 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (6.01%) Procure-to-pay
13 18 (5.70%) Data Migration
14 17 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (5.06%) Business Analysis
16 15 (4.75%) Cash Management
16 15 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (4.43%) FMCG
18 13 (4.11%) SAP BPC
18 13 (4.11%) Logistics
18 13 (4.11%) CIMA
19 12 (3.80%) Retail
19 12 (3.80%) Asset Management
20 11 (3.48%) Ariba
21 10 (3.16%) SAP R/3

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.32%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 316 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 316 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 23 (7.28%) SAP SD
3 13 (4.11%) SAP BPC
4 10 (3.16%) SAP R/3
4 10 (3.16%) SAP FI-AP
5 9 (2.85%) SAP FSCM
5 9 (2.85%) SAP MM
6 7 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (1.90%) SAP PS
8 5 (1.58%) SAP ERP
9 4 (1.27%) SAP PP
9 4 (1.27%) SAP APO
9 4 (1.27%) SAP Business One
9 4 (1.27%) SAP FI-GL
10 3 (0.95%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.95%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.95%) SAP HR
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.63%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.81%) SAP BW
2 6 (1.90%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.32%) MS Access
4 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (2.22%) LSMW
General
1 139 (43.99%) Finance
2 30 (9.49%) Banking
3 29 (9.18%) General Ledger
4 22 (6.96%) Manufacturing
5 17 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (3.80%) Retail
7 5 (1.58%) Billing
8 4 (1.27%) Legal
9 3 (0.95%) French Language
9 3 (0.95%) German Language
9 3 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.63%) Back Office
10 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.32%) International Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 169 (53.48%) Consultant
2 166 (52.53%) SAP Consultant
3 121 (38.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 40 (12.66%) Analyst
5 34 (10.76%) SAP FI Consultant
5 34 (10.76%) SAP CO Consultant
5 34 (10.76%) SAP Analyst
6 22 (6.96%) Business Analyst
7 21 (6.65%) SAP Manager
8 19 (6.01%) SAP Business Analyst
9 18 (5.70%) Project Manager
10 16 (5.06%) SAP Project Manager
11 12 (3.80%) Trainer
11 12 (3.80%) SAP Trainer
12 11 (3.48%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 11 (3.48%) Functional Consultant
13 10 (3.16%) Architect
13 10 (3.16%) SAP Architect
14 9 (2.85%) Developer
14 9 (2.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.22%) BAPI
2 4 (1.27%) SAP CO-PA
3 3 (0.95%) SAP Business Workflow
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (0.95%) EDI
4 2 (0.63%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (0.63%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.32%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.32%) JDBC
5 1 (0.32%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) XSLT
5 1 (0.32%) .NET
5 1 (0.32%) J2EE
5 1 (0.32%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.43%) FMCG
3 3 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.63%) Life Science
5 1 (0.32%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.32%) PMI
5 1 (0.32%) Equities
5 1 (0.32%) GIS
5 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (7.59%) Migration
2 23 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
3 22 (6.96%) Project Management
4 21 (6.65%) ERP
4 21 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (6.01%) Procure-to-pay
6 18 (5.70%) Data Migration
7 16 (5.06%) Business Analysis
8 15 (4.75%) Cash Management
8 15 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (4.11%) Logistics
10 12 (3.80%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.85%) Integration Testing
11 9 (2.85%) CRM
11 9 (2.85%) Workflow
11 9 (2.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (2.22%) Change Management
13 7 (2.22%) ITIL
14 6 (1.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.23%) ABAP
2 5 (1.58%) VBA
3 1 (0.32%) SAPscript
3 1 (0.32%) C
3 1 (0.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (4.11%) CIMA
2 10 (3.16%) CCA
3 9 (2.85%) ACCA
4 5 (1.58%) Degree
5 4 (1.27%) ISEB
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.63%) MBA
6 2 (0.63%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.32%) PMP
7 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.32%) CISA
7 1 (0.32%) QiCA
7 1 (0.32%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.32%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.58%) GxP
3 4 (1.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 316 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (3.48%) Ariba
3 5 (1.58%) CA
3 5 (1.58%) Oracle
4 3 (0.95%) Pegasus
4 3 (0.95%) Cognos
5 2 (0.63%) Open Text
5 2 (0.63%) IBM
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.63%) HP
5 2 (0.63%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.63%) Remedy
6 1 (0.32%) Primavera
6 1 (0.32%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.32%) webMethods
6 1 (0.32%) Progress
6 1 (0.32%) ReadSoft
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Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Rate: £700-800 per day
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Rate: Market Rate
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Rate: Market Rates
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