The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SAP FI/CO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI/CO over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP FICO
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 56 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.57% 4.00% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £588 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +77.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.50 - -

SAP FI/CO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 56 50 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.82% 7.75% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 53
Median daily rate £450 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £22.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SAP FI/CO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in Birmingham

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in Birmingham

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI/CO in Birmingham

SAP FI/CO
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (100.00%) SAP FI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CO Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP