The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI/CO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI/CO over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 107 101 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 9 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.41% 0.65%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.38% 3.46% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £455 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £491 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
SAP FI/CO
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
266 260 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.39% 11.87% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 132 88
Average daily rate £425 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 29
Average hourly rate £24.75 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the West Midlands region.

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI/CO
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAP FI/CO Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP FI/CO
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the West Midlands region.

SAP FI/CO Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Birmingham - 2 £331 - 1
Coventry - - - -
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
1 16 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 16 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) SAP SD
3 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (18.75%) SAP MM
5 2 (12.50%) SAP PS
5 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
5 2 (12.50%) ABAP
5 2 (12.50%) Cognos
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) CCA
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
5 2 (12.50%) FMCG
6 1 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Security
6 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
6 1 (6.25%) SAP TM
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
6 1 (6.25%) MS Office
6 1 (6.25%) ACCA
6 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
6 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
6 1 (6.25%) CIMA

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 16 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (37.50%) SAP SD
3 3 (18.75%) SAP MM
4 2 (12.50%) SAP PS
5 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
5 1 (6.25%) SAP QM
5 1 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Consultant
1 10 (62.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 10 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Support
3 4 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP CO Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Support Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (6.25%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Workflow
1 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Security
2 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
2 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) ACCA
2 1 (6.25%) CIMA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Pegasus