Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 602 635 536
Rank change year-on-year +33 -99 +151
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 213 220 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.66% 3.51% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 94 163
England median daily rate £513 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -2.63% +8.26%
10th Percentile £413 £354 £363
90th Percentile £625 £589 £600
UK median daily rate £505 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +9.19% -2.63% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
England median hourly rate £62.50 £26.00 £61.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.38% -57.72% -
10th Percentile £54.50 £14.00 £58.70
90th Percentile £63.75 £32.60 £64.30
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £26.00 £61.50
% change year-on-year +140.38% -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 5,815 6,260 7,260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.84% 6.59% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,577 3,699 4,245
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £664 £663 £642
UK median daily rate £484 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 103 103
England median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.05 £13.30
90th Percentile £63.75 £51.00 £57.90
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -24.24% -2.22%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +31 71 £550 +10.00% 4
South East +31 68 £500 +11.11% 5
North of England +25 21 £500 +11.11% 9
Midlands +31 17 £483 -3.40% 1
North West +1 14 £500 +8.11% 6
West Midlands +16 13 £475 +5.56%
East of England +11 13 £501 -1.72% 2
East Midlands +22 4 £525 +5.00% 1
South West -17 4 £375 -25.00% 2
North East - 4 £650 - 1
Yorkshire +26 3 £488 +8.33% 2
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP FI/CO
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 213 (100.00%) SAP
1 213 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 213 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 128 (60.09%) Finance
3 68 (31.92%) SAP S/4HANA
4 32 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (14.55%) ERP
6 29 (13.62%) SAP BPC
7 26 (12.21%) Manufacturing
8 25 (11.74%) Project Management
9 21 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (9.39%) Retail
11 19 (8.92%) SAP BW
12 17 (7.98%) SAP PS
12 17 (7.98%) Business Analysis
13 16 (7.51%) Migration
13 16 (7.51%) Security Cleared
14 14 (6.57%) PRINCE2
14 14 (6.57%) Record to Report
15 13 (6.10%) ABAP
15 13 (6.10%) SAP HANA
16 12 (5.63%) Procure-to-Pay
16 12 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (5.63%) Test Scripting
16 12 (5.63%) Ariba
17 11 (5.16%) General Ledger
17 11 (5.16%) Unit Testing
17 11 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
17 11 (5.16%) Accounts Payable
17 11 (5.16%) Accounts Receivable

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 (0.47%) SAP Portal
1 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 213 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 213 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 68 (31.92%) SAP S/4HANA
3 29 (13.62%) SAP BPC
4 17 (7.98%) SAP PS
5 9 (4.23%) SAP MM
6 8 (3.76%) SAP FI-CA
6 8 (3.76%) SAP IS-U
6 8 (3.76%) SAP SD
7 4 (1.88%) SAP ERP
7 4 (1.88%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (1.88%) SAP SCM
8 3 (1.41%) SAP PSCD
9 2 (0.94%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.94%) SAP POS DM
9 2 (0.94%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.47%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.47%) SAP PP
10 1 (0.47%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Power Platform
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) RTP
2 1 (0.47%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.92%) SAP BW
2 13 (6.10%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.94%) Power BI
4 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.29%) PVCS
General
1 128 (60.09%) Finance
2 26 (12.21%) Manufacturing
3 20 (9.39%) Retail
4 11 (5.16%) General Ledger
5 9 (4.23%) Billing
5 9 (4.23%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.76%) Legal
7 6 (2.82%) Banking
8 5 (2.35%) Back Office
8 5 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.41%) Advertising
9 3 (1.41%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.47%) French Language
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 135 (63.38%) Consultant
2 124 (58.22%) SAP Consultant
3 99 (46.48%) SAP FI Consultant
4 98 (46.01%) SAP CO Consultant
5 97 (45.54%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 21 (9.86%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 19 (8.92%) Analyst
8 16 (7.51%) Senior Consultant
9 15 (7.04%) Architect
9 15 (7.04%) SAP Analyst
10 12 (5.63%) SAP Architect
10 12 (5.63%) SAP FI Analyst
11 11 (5.16%) Project Manager
11 11 (5.16%) SAP Financial Consultant
12 10 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.23%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.23%) SAP PS Consultant
14 8 (3.76%) Functional Consultant
14 8 (3.76%) SAP Manager
15 7 (3.29%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.23%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (1.88%) SAP CO-PA
2 4 (1.88%) XML
3 3 (1.41%) BAPI
3 3 (1.41%) Middleware
3 3 (1.41%) SOAP
4 1 (0.47%) EDI
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.47%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.23%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.41%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.41%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.47%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.47%) Derivative
8 1 (0.47%) Life Science
8 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (14.55%) ERP
3 25 (11.74%) Project Management
4 21 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.98%) Business Analysis
6 16 (7.51%) Migration
7 14 (6.57%) PRINCE2
7 14 (6.57%) Record to Report
8 12 (5.63%) Procure-to-Pay
8 12 (5.63%) Test Scripting
9 11 (5.16%) Accounts Payable
9 11 (5.16%) Accounts Receivable
9 11 (5.16%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (5.16%) Unit Testing
10 10 (4.69%) Analytics
10 10 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.23%) Revenue Recognition
12 8 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.76%) Order to Cash
12 8 (3.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.10%) ABAP
2 6 (2.82%) SQL
3 3 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (7.51%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.29%) CCA
4 6 (2.82%) BC Cleared
4 6 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.82%) PMP
5 4 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.41%) Degree
6 3 (1.41%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) IFRS
2 2 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) GxP
3 1 (0.47%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 213 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (5.63%) Ariba
3 5 (2.35%) HP
4 4 (1.88%) Concur
4 4 (1.88%) Reuters
5 3 (1.41%) IBM
5 3 (1.41%) Oracle
6 2 (0.94%) OpenText
6 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) hybris
7 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.47%) Palantir
7 1 (0.47%) Sybase