Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 563 672
Rank change year-on-year -50 +109 -119
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 233 240 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.73% 3.48% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 146 105
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.76%
10th Percentile £348 £361 £325
90th Percentile £664 £575 £644
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.72% - -
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -57.72% - -

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 6,255 6,895 7,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.79% 8.26% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,744 4,065 4,526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.15% -3.06%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £289
90th Percentile £675 £628 £613
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 92 81
England median hourly rate £21.96 £28.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.28% +2.73% +29.11%
10th Percentile £8.95 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.13 £57.95 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £30.19 £27.50
% change year-on-year -25.47% +9.78% +22.22%

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 24 May 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 May 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
London -38 93 £500 +11.11% 9
South East +3 52 £453 -13.81% 2
North of England -11 35 £450 -6.25% 4
North West -14 27 £475 +8.57% 2
East of England +8 13 £510 +27.50% 3
Midlands -41 13 £500 +3.09% 4
Yorkshire -5 8 £375 -28.57% 2
West Midlands -20 8 £450 -1.75% 2
East Midlands -23 5 £500 -1.96% 1
SAP FI/CO
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 233 (100.00%) SAP
1 233 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 233 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 141 (60.52%) Finance
3 27 (11.59%) Procure-to-Pay
3 27 (11.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 26 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (9.44%) Migration
7 21 (9.01%) SAP BW
8 19 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (8.15%) Accounts Payable
9 17 (7.30%) Data Modelling
10 16 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Excel
11 15 (6.44%) Business Analysis
12 14 (6.01%) Data Analysis
12 14 (6.01%) SAP BPC
12 14 (6.01%) Project Management
12 14 (6.01%) Accounts Receivable
13 13 (5.58%) Test Scripting
13 13 (5.58%) Data Migration
14 12 (5.15%) General Ledger
14 12 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (5.15%) IFRS
15 11 (4.72%) SAP HANA
15 11 (4.72%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (4.29%) ERP

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 2 (0.86%) Confluence
1 2 (0.86%) NetWeaver
1 2 (0.86%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.43%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 233 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 233 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 27 (11.59%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (6.01%) SAP BPC
4 8 (3.43%) SAP SD
5 6 (2.58%) HFM
5 6 (2.58%) SAP PS
6 5 (2.15%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 5 (2.15%) SAP ERP
6 5 (2.15%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (1.72%) SAP FI-AP
7 4 (1.72%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (1.29%) SAP FI-CA
8 3 (1.29%) SAP FI-GL
8 3 (1.29%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (1.29%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.86%) SAP FS
9 2 (0.86%) SAP Travel Management
10 1 (0.43%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.72%) WebEx
2 2 (0.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.01%) SAP BW
2 11 (4.72%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (4.72%) SAP HANA
3 8 (3.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (3.00%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.29%) MS Access
6 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.15%) LSMW
2 2 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 141 (60.52%) Finance
2 12 (5.15%) General Ledger
3 10 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (4.29%) Retail
4 9 (3.86%) Banking
4 9 (3.86%) Billing
5 6 (2.58%) German Language
5 6 (2.58%) Legal
6 5 (2.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.29%) Back Office
7 3 (1.29%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Croatian Language
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Serbian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (45.06%) Consultant
2 104 (44.64%) SAP Consultant
3 87 (37.34%) SAP FI Consultant
4 86 (36.91%) SAP CO Consultant
5 84 (36.05%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 34 (14.59%) Analyst
7 28 (12.02%) SAP Analyst
8 17 (7.30%) Business Analyst
9 14 (6.01%) Architect
9 14 (6.01%) SAP FI Analyst
9 14 (6.01%) SAP Manager
10 13 (5.58%) SAP Business Analyst
11 12 (5.15%) SAP Architect
12 11 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.86%) Data Analyst
13 9 (3.86%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 8 (3.43%) Project Manager
14 8 (3.43%) SAP Project Manager
14 8 (3.43%) SAP Trainer
14 8 (3.43%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.43%) EDI
2 4 (1.72%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (1.29%) SAP CO-PA
4 2 (0.86%) IDoc
4 2 (0.86%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.58%) e-Learning
3 5 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.72%) FMCG
5 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (11.59%) Procure-to-Pay
2 26 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (9.44%) Migration
5 19 (8.15%) Accounts Payable
5 19 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (7.30%) Data Modelling
7 16 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (6.44%) Business Analysis
9 14 (6.01%) Accounts Receivable
9 14 (6.01%) Data Analysis
9 14 (6.01%) Project Management
10 13 (5.58%) Data Migration
10 13 (5.58%) Test Scripting
11 10 (4.29%) ERP
11 10 (4.29%) SAP Implementation
12 9 (3.86%) Process Improvement
13 8 (3.43%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (3.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.86%) ABAP
2 1 (0.43%) Java
2 1 (0.43%) SQL
2 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (3.86%) CCA
2 8 (3.43%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) SAP Certification
3 7 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.72%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.86%) ACCA
6 1 (0.43%) CIMA
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.15%) IFRS
2 8 (3.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.58%) GxP
4 5 (2.15%) QA
5 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) PMO
6 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) MOM
Vendors
1 233 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.86%) Hyperion
2 9 (3.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.43%) Ariba
4 6 (2.58%) HP
5 5 (2.15%) Concur
6 3 (1.29%) OpenText
7 1 (0.43%) Cognos
7 1 (0.43%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) IFS
7 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.43%) Tableau
7 1 (0.43%) Workday