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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP FICO
Rank 121 100 106
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 1 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.45% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 4.08% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £625 £450 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -0.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £456 £475
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP FI/CO
England

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
191 245 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.48% 11.09% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 125 136
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.22% -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

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
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 12 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
Warwickshire - 1 £625 -
SAP FI/CO
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
1 10 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 10 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (30.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) OpenText
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (10.00%) EDI
6 1 (10.00%) ABAP
6 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
6 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 10 (100.00%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) HR Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CO Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Financial Leader
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HR Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) OpenText