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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 459 455 365
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -90
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 163 146 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.49% 2.85% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 62 110
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£520 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £649 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £420 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.67% -11.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £63.75
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
4670 5122 4602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 9.37% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2637 2642 2363
Average daily rate £450 £445 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +3.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 74
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.60 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £49.75 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +53.75%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -10 134 £525 +10.52% 14
London -1 73 £550 +10.00% 5
West Midlands +17 16 £463 -2.63%
City of London +1 15 £613 +22.50% 1
South East -28 14 £600 +42.85% 2
Midlands 0 6 - - 1
Surrey -3 6 £600 +56.86%
Yorkshire -23 6 £375 +25.00% 1
East of England -9 4 £388 -39.21% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £431 -
South Wales +3 3 - -
South West -3 3 £400 +30.61% 1
Wales -3 3 - -
West Yorkshire -23 3 £375 +25.00%
North West -27 3 £425 - 2
Newport - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £400 -
Brentford - 3 £515 -
Middlesex +1 2 - -
Cambridge -4 2 £413 -
Hampshire -7 2 £625 -
Cambridgeshire -7 2 £413 -
Bexley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £550 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 1 £300 -52.94%
Coventry +4 1 £475 -
Milton Keynes -3 1 £600 +41.17%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £600 +41.17%
East Midlands -6 1 £475 -17.74%
Hertfordshire -6 1 £375 - 1

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 304 (100.00%) SAP
1 304 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 304 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 173 (56.91%) Finance
3 39 (12.83%) Asset Management
4 37 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (9.54%) SAP BW
6 27 (8.88%) Project Management
6 27 (8.88%) Retail
6 27 (8.88%) Business Analysis
7 24 (7.89%) ERP
8 23 (7.57%) Change Management
9 22 (7.24%) Migration
10 21 (6.91%) Manufacturing
11 20 (6.58%) General Ledger
12 19 (6.25%) SAP BPC
13 18 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (5.92%) Banking
14 17 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
15 16 (5.26%) ABAP
16 14 (4.61%) ITIL
16 14 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (4.61%) SAP SD
16 14 (4.61%) Service Management
16 14 (4.61%) Data Migration
16 14 (4.61%) SAP Implementation
16 14 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (4.28%) BPR
18 12 (3.95%) Procure-to-pay
19 11 (3.62%) Legal

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (2.63%) SAP EP
2 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.66%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.66%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (2.30%) MS Office
2 5 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.99%) MS Project
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 304 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 304 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 19 (6.25%) SAP BPC
3 14 (4.61%) SAP SD
4 10 (3.29%) SAP MM
4 10 (3.29%) SAP FSCM
5 9 (2.96%) SAP HCM
5 9 (2.96%) SAP QM
6 8 (2.63%) SAP APO
6 8 (2.63%) SAP EWM
7 7 (2.30%) SAP PS
8 5 (1.64%) SAP R/3
8 5 (1.64%) SAP PP
8 5 (1.64%) SAP Retail
8 5 (1.64%) SAP ERP
9 4 (1.32%) SAP FI-AP
9 4 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (1.32%) Bankmaster
10 3 (0.99%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.99%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.54%) SAP BW
2 17 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.30%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.66%) EDMS
4 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.63%) LSMW
2 2 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
General
1 173 (56.91%) Finance
2 27 (8.88%) Retail
3 21 (6.91%) Manufacturing
4 20 (6.58%) General Ledger
5 18 (5.92%) Banking
6 11 (3.62%) Legal
7 9 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.30%) Advertising
9 4 (1.32%) Billing
9 4 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.32%) Electronics
9 4 (1.32%) German Language
10 3 (0.99%) French Language
10 3 (0.99%) Automotive
10 3 (0.99%) Front Office
11 2 (0.66%) Back Office
11 2 (0.66%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.66%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.33%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.33%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 122 (40.13%) Consultant
2 121 (39.80%) SAP Consultant
3 95 (31.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 40 (13.16%) Analyst
5 31 (10.20%) SAP Manager
6 28 (9.21%) Business Analyst
7 27 (8.88%) SAP FI Consultant
8 26 (8.55%) SAP Analyst
9 25 (8.22%) SAP Business Analyst
9 25 (8.22%) SAP CO Consultant
9 25 (8.22%) Project Manager
10 24 (7.89%) Trainer
11 22 (7.24%) Architect
11 22 (7.24%) SAP Trainer
12 21 (6.91%) SAP Architect
13 15 (4.93%) SAP Project Manager
14 14 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.61%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 10 (3.29%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.96%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (0.66%) SAP XI
2 2 (0.66%) SAP ALE
2 2 (0.66%) .NET
2 2 (0.66%) Web Services
2 2 (0.66%) EDI
3 1 (0.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.33%) BAPI
3 1 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.29%) FMCG
3 3 (0.99%) EFT
3 3 (0.99%) E-Learning
3 3 (0.99%) Statistics
4 2 (0.66%) Equities
4 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.33%) Life Science
5 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (12.83%) Asset Management
2 37 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (8.88%) Business Analysis
3 27 (8.88%) Project Management
4 24 (7.89%) ERP
5 23 (7.57%) Change Management
6 22 (7.24%) Migration
7 18 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (4.61%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (4.61%) Data Migration
8 14 (4.61%) Service Management
8 14 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (4.61%) ITIL
9 13 (4.28%) BPR
10 12 (3.95%) Procure-to-pay
11 10 (3.29%) Workflow
11 10 (3.29%) Data Management
11 10 (3.29%) PRINCE2
12 9 (2.96%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.96%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.26%) ABAP
2 3 (0.99%) Java
2 3 (0.99%) SQL
3 1 (0.33%) C
3 1 (0.33%) Perl
3 1 (0.33%) Python
3 1 (0.33%) SAPscript
3 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (2.96%) CCA
2 8 (2.63%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.64%) ACCA
3 5 (1.64%) Degree
4 3 (0.99%) CIMA
4 3 (0.99%) ISEB
5 2 (0.66%) MBA
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.66%) AAT
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) HND
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.66%) GAAP
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 304 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.32%) HP
3 4 (1.32%) CA
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle
4 2 (0.66%) Pegasus
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe
4 2 (0.66%) CheckPoint
4 2 (0.66%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.66%) OpenText
5 1 (0.33%) Casewise
5 1 (0.33%) Syclo
5 1 (0.33%) Twitter
5 1 (0.33%) Remedy
5 1 (0.33%) ReadSoft
5 1 (0.33%) BMC
5 1 (0.33%) Sage
5 1 (0.33%) Hyperion
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