Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 605 754 539
Rank change year-on-year +149 -215 +68
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 179 124 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.20% 2.05% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 62 184
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £400 £380 £366
90th Percentile £625 £613 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 - -

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 5,596 6,041 7,837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.36% 6.36% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,363 3,597 4,748
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.15%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £669 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 81 78
England median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.09% -12.10%
10th Percentile £13.48 £11.67 £12.43
90th Percentile £63.75 £67.50 £64.67
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +5.83% +3.45% -6.45%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +81 57 £525 +2.44% 3
South East +66 51 £506 +11.26% 2
North of England +45 27 £550 +22.22%
North West +34 25 £550 +2.33%
East of England +41 14 £563 +28.57% 1
Midlands +56 13 £525 +5.00%
West Midlands +41 10 £525 -
East Midlands +31 3 £650 +30.00%
South West -1 3 £425 -15.00%
North East +17 2 - -
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP FI/CO
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 179 (100.00%) SAP
1 179 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 179 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 97 (54.19%) Finance
3 39 (21.79%) SAP S/4HANA
4 26 (14.53%) Manufacturing
5 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.73%) Record to Report
6 17 (9.50%) SAP BW
7 16 (8.94%) ABAP
7 16 (8.94%) Workshop Facilitation
8 15 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (8.38%) Billing
8 15 (8.38%) Analytics
8 15 (8.38%) Security Cleared
9 14 (7.82%) Migration
9 14 (7.82%) ERP
10 13 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.26%) SAP BPC
10 13 (7.26%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.70%) Ariba
12 11 (6.15%) Power BI
12 11 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (6.15%) Accounts Receivable
12 11 (6.15%) Power Platform
13 10 (5.59%) Palantir
13 10 (5.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 10 (5.59%) SAP FI-CA
13 10 (5.59%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.59%) Azure

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 1 (0.56%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 179 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 179 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 39 (21.79%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (7.26%) SAP BPC
4 10 (5.59%) SAP FI-CA
4 10 (5.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (5.59%) SAP PS
5 8 (4.47%) SAP PSCD
6 4 (2.23%) SAP ERP
6 4 (2.23%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (2.23%) SAP MM
7 3 (1.68%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 3 (1.68%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (1.68%) SAP HR
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (1.12%) SAP HCM
8 2 (1.12%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.56%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.56%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Power Platform
2 10 (5.59%) Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) Skype
2 1 (0.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.50%) SAP BW
2 11 (6.15%) Power BI
3 7 (3.91%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.23%) LSMW
2 1 (0.56%) PVCS
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 97 (54.19%) Finance
2 26 (14.53%) Manufacturing
3 15 (8.38%) Billing
4 7 (3.91%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.35%) Retail
6 5 (2.79%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.68%) Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 110 (61.45%) Consultant
2 106 (59.22%) SAP Consultant
3 82 (45.81%) SAP FI Consultant
4 77 (43.02%) SAP CO Consultant
5 76 (42.46%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 13 (7.26%) Architect
7 12 (6.70%) SAP Architect
8 9 (5.03%) Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) SAP Trainer
9 8 (4.47%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (4.47%) Trainer
10 7 (3.91%) SAP Financial Consultant
10 7 (3.91%) SAP PS Consultant
10 7 (3.91%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
11 6 (3.35%) SAP CO Support
11 6 (3.35%) SAP CO Trainer
11 6 (3.35%) SAP FI Trainer
11 6 (3.35%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 6 (3.35%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) BAPI
2 5 (2.79%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.12%) Middleware
3 2 (1.12%) SAPUI5
3 2 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.56%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.56%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.56%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.56%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.56%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (2.79%) e-Learning
1 5 (2.79%) FMCG
2 4 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (2.23%) SWIFT
3 3 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.12%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.56%) CMDB
5 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.56%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.56%) Derivative
5 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.73%) Record to Report
1 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (8.94%) Workshop Facilitation
3 15 (8.38%) Analytics
3 15 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (7.82%) ERP
4 14 (7.82%) Migration
5 13 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.26%) Business Analysis
6 11 (6.15%) Accounts Receivable
6 11 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (5.59%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.03%) Accounts Payable
8 9 (5.03%) Data Architecture
8 9 (5.03%) Order to Cash
8 9 (5.03%) Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (4.47%) Project Management
9 8 (4.47%) Revenue Management
9 8 (4.47%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (3.91%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.94%) ABAP
2 3 (1.68%) SQL
3 2 (1.12%) C
4 1 (0.56%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) CCA
4 4 (2.23%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.23%) Degree
5 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.12%) PMP
5 2 (1.12%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) GAAP
2 1 (0.56%) GxP
2 1 (0.56%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 179 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (6.70%) Ariba
3 10 (5.59%) Palantir
4 4 (2.23%) Concur
5 3 (1.68%) HP
5 3 (1.68%) OpenText
5 3 (1.68%) Reuters
6 2 (1.12%) hybris
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle
7 1 (0.56%) BT
7 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.56%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.56%) Sybase