Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 November 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.

SAP FICO
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 594 642
Rank change year-on-year +48 +48 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 321 283 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.24% 3.49% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 142 136
England median daily rate £500 £450 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £323
90th Percentile £650 £693 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £458
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.64% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK median hourly rate - £11.25 -

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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7571 8111 8426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.98% 8.34% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4571 4942 4874
England median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% -
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 117
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +3.62%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £11.70
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +3.57%

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in England

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in England

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI/CO in England

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI/CO in England

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
London +2 135 £515 +3.00% 6
Midlands +26 37 £500 +7.53% 1
North of England +58 36 £425 +6.25% 6
North West +30 30 £425 +6.25% 5
South East -4 29 £460 +2.22% 2
South West -18 25 £501 +17.76%
East Midlands +12 22 £510 -15.00%
East of England -2 17 £525 +21.74%
West Midlands +17 10 £400 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire +26 5 £406 +27.45% 1
North East +65 1 - -
SAP FI/CO
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 England region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 321 (100.00%) SAP
1 321 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 321 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 172 (53.58%) Finance
3 48 (14.95%) Manufacturing
4 43 (13.40%) Banking
5 42 (13.08%) Migration
6 39 (12.15%) SAP S/4HANA
7 34 (10.59%) ERP
8 33 (10.28%) SAP MM
8 33 (10.28%) General Ledger
8 33 (10.28%) Data Migration
9 30 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 30 (9.35%) Record to Report
10 29 (9.03%) Project Management
11 27 (8.41%) Retail
12 26 (8.10%) SAP BW
13 24 (7.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (6.85%) SAP Implementation
15 21 (6.54%) SAP FSCM
15 21 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (6.54%) SAP HANA
16 19 (5.92%) Logistics
17 18 (5.61%) Asset Management
17 18 (5.61%) FMCG
18 17 (5.30%) SAP SD
19 16 (4.98%) Integration Testing
19 16 (4.98%) Business Analysis
19 16 (4.98%) Procure-to-Pay
20 15 (4.67%) Analytics

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

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.87%) CMS
1 6 (1.87%) Documentum
1 6 (1.87%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.25%) Confluence
3 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (3.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 321 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 321 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 39 (12.15%) SAP S/4HANA
3 33 (10.28%) SAP MM
4 21 (6.54%) SAP FSCM
5 17 (5.30%) SAP SD
6 12 (3.74%) SAP FI-AP
7 11 (3.43%) Maximo
7 11 (3.43%) SAP SRM
8 10 (3.12%) SAP ERP
9 7 (2.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 6 (1.87%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.56%) HFM
11 5 (1.56%) SAP BPC
11 5 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
12 4 (1.25%) SAP MDM
12 4 (1.25%) SAP PM
13 3 (0.93%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.62%) SMS
2 1 (0.31%) Firewall
2 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.10%) SAP BW
2 21 (6.54%) SAP HANA
3 8 (2.49%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.56%) MS Access
6 3 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.31%) ProC
General
1 172 (53.58%) Finance
2 48 (14.95%) Manufacturing
3 43 (13.40%) Banking
4 33 (10.28%) General Ledger
5 27 (8.41%) Retail
6 24 (7.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.49%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.49%) Legal
9 7 (2.18%) Electronics
9 7 (2.18%) Marketing
10 6 (1.87%) Spanish Language
11 5 (1.56%) Automotive
11 5 (1.56%) Billing
11 5 (1.56%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (1.25%) Advertising
13 3 (0.93%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.62%) Back Office
14 2 (0.62%) French Language
14 2 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 151 (47.04%) Consultant
2 147 (45.79%) SAP Consultant
3 119 (37.07%) SAP FI Consultant
4 116 (36.14%) SAP CO Consultant
5 115 (35.83%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 69 (21.50%) Analyst
7 55 (17.13%) SAP Analyst
8 39 (12.15%) SAP FI Analyst
9 26 (8.10%) Business Analyst
10 23 (7.17%) SAP Business Analyst
11 16 (4.98%) Architect
11 16 (4.98%) Functional Consultant
11 16 (4.98%) SAP Architect
11 16 (4.98%) SAP FI Business Analyst
12 15 (4.67%) SAP CO Business Analyst
12 15 (4.67%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
12 15 (4.67%) SAP Manager
13 14 (4.36%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 11 (3.43%) Project Manager
14 11 (3.43%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.43%) SAP CO-PA
2 6 (1.87%) IDoc
3 5 (1.56%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (1.25%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.62%) EDI
5 2 (0.62%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.62%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) JMS
6 1 (0.31%) Middleware
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.31%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.31%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.31%) SOAP
6 1 (0.31%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.61%) FMCG
2 7 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (1.87%) Robotics
4 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.25%) Reference Data
5 3 (0.93%) EPoS
5 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.62%) Life Science
6 2 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.31%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.08%) Migration
2 34 (10.59%) ERP
3 33 (10.28%) Data Migration
4 30 (9.35%) Record to Report
4 30 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (9.03%) Project Management
6 22 (6.85%) SAP Implementation
7 21 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (5.92%) Logistics
9 18 (5.61%) Asset Management
10 16 (4.98%) Business Analysis
10 16 (4.98%) Integration Testing
10 16 (4.98%) Procure-to-Pay
11 15 (4.67%) Analytics
11 15 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (4.36%) Data Analytics
12 14 (4.36%) Programme Management
13 8 (2.49%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (2.49%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (2.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.74%) ABAP
2 6 (1.87%) SQL
3 1 (0.31%) C
3 1 (0.31%) Java
3 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (3.43%) Degree
2 10 (3.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.49%) SAP Certification
4 6 (1.87%) CCA
4 6 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.25%) ACCA
5 4 (1.25%) CIMA
5 4 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.93%) ISEB
6 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) AAT
7 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) CFA
7 1 (0.31%) CISA
7 1 (0.31%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.56%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.56%) IFRS
2 2 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) GAAP
3 1 (0.31%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 321 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (4.05%) HP
3 8 (2.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.56%) Blue Prism
4 5 (1.56%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.56%) Kofax
5 4 (1.25%) hybris
5 4 (1.25%) OpenText
6 1 (0.31%) Ariba
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle
6 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.31%) TIBCO