Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 21 April 2018 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.

SAP FICO
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 72 116
Rank change year-on-year -11 +44 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 13 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.99% 0.66% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.30% 10.00% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +40.63% -28.89%
10th Percentile £396 £413 £310
90th Percentile £519 £550 £330
North West median daily rate £475 £438 £365
% change year-on-year +8.57% +19.86% -21.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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

All Business Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 115 70 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.79% 6.59% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 43 52
Cheshire median daily rate £428 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £300 £329 £310
90th Percentile £646 £545 £525
North West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.95% - -
North West median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £52.47
% change year-on-year +81.82% -47.59% -12.55%

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SAP FI/CO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in Cheshire

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in Cheshire

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI/CO in Cheshire

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Alderley Edge -1 5 £488 +14.71%
Macclesfield +2 4 £425 -22.73%
SAP FI/CO
North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 13 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) Hyperion
4 8 (61.54%) HFM
5 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
5 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (46.15%) MS Access
7 5 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (38.46%) Analytics
8 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
9 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
9 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
9 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
10 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
10 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
10 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (7.69%) Project Governance

SAP FI/CO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 13 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 8 (61.54%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MS Access
2 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Data Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) SAP Data Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Accountant
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SAP FI Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Accountant
6 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Hyperion Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP CO Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP FI Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP MM Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) BPMN
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (84.62%) Hyperion