Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 584 566 664
Rank change year-on-year -18 +98 -110
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 260 258 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.77% 3.39% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 148 113
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £330 £360 £315
90th Percentile £665 £650 £635
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
England median hourly rate £34.00 £5.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +580.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £5.00 -
% change year-on-year +580.00% - -

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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,895 7,606 7,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.47% 8.55% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,205 4,719 4,573
England median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% -2.05%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £602
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 80 108
England median hourly rate £25.25 £23.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.78% -35.66% +45.92%
10th Percentile £9.94 £9.80 £13.89
90th Percentile £52.63 £65.25 £70.10
UK median hourly rate £28.25 £23.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +22.83% -36.11% +27.25%

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 17 February 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
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 17 February 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 -38 104 £510 +7.37% 4
South East -4 36 £480 +6.67% 4
North of England +34 35 £425 -12.37% 6
North West +15 24 £469 -3.35% 6
Midlands -10 21 £468 +0.54% 4
East of England -11 20 £510 +23.64% 3
South West +4 15 £550 +29.41% 1
East Midlands -7 13 £500 +17.65% 1
Yorkshire +12 11 £363 -30.95%
West Midlands -2 6 £413 -14.06% 3
SAP FI/CO
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 260 (100.00%) SAP
1 260 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 260 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 156 (60.00%) Finance
3 35 (13.46%) Migration
4 33 (12.69%) SAP S/4HANA
5 30 (11.54%) Manufacturing
6 29 (11.15%) Project Management
7 26 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
7 26 (10.00%) SAP MM
8 25 (9.62%) Banking
8 25 (9.62%) Data Migration
8 25 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (9.23%) Retail
9 24 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (9.23%) Record to Report
10 22 (8.46%) General Ledger
11 20 (7.69%) Asset Management
12 18 (6.92%) ERP
12 18 (6.92%) SAP HANA
13 17 (6.54%) SAP BW
13 17 (6.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
14 16 (6.15%) IFRS
15 15 (5.77%) Scenario Testing
15 15 (5.77%) SAP SD
16 14 (5.38%) Business Analysis
17 13 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
17 13 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
17 13 (5.00%) SAP FSCM

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 7 (2.69%) Documentum
2 6 (2.31%) CMS
3 5 (1.92%) Confluence
4 2 (0.77%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 260 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 260 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 33 (12.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 26 (10.00%) SAP MM
4 15 (5.77%) SAP SD
5 13 (5.00%) SAP FSCM
6 12 (4.62%) Maximo
7 10 (3.85%) SAP BPC
8 9 (3.46%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 7 (2.69%) HFM
10 6 (2.31%) SAP ERP
10 6 (2.31%) SAP PS
11 4 (1.54%) SAP Hybris
12 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (1.15%) SAP CRM
12 3 (1.15%) SAP FI-AP
12 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (1.15%) SAP Retail
12 3 (1.15%) SAP Travel Management
13 2 (0.77%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) SMS
2 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.92%) SAP HANA
2 17 (6.54%) SAP BW
3 13 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.31%) MS Access
6 5 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.92%) JIRA
2 4 (1.54%) LSMW
General
1 156 (60.00%) Finance
2 30 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 25 (9.62%) Banking
4 24 (9.23%) Retail
5 22 (8.46%) General Ledger
6 17 (6.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.85%) Billing
8 6 (2.31%) Automotive
8 6 (2.31%) Legal
9 5 (1.92%) Advertising
9 5 (1.92%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.54%) Back Office
11 2 (0.77%) French Language
11 2 (0.77%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.77%) Retail Finance
11 2 (0.77%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.38%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.38%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 121 (46.54%) Consultant
2 117 (45.00%) SAP Consultant
3 99 (38.08%) SAP FI Consultant
4 98 (37.69%) SAP CO Consultant
5 97 (37.31%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 52 (20.00%) Analyst
7 40 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
8 27 (10.38%) SAP FI Analyst
9 18 (6.92%) Business Analyst
9 18 (6.92%) SAP Manager
10 17 (6.54%) SAP Business Analyst
11 15 (5.77%) Architect
11 15 (5.77%) SAP Architect
12 13 (5.00%) Project Manager
12 13 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
13 12 (4.62%) SAP CO Business Analyst
13 12 (4.62%) SAP FI Business Analyst
13 12 (4.62%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
14 11 (4.23%) Data Analyst
15 10 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.69%) EDI
1 7 (2.69%) SAP CO-PA
2 5 (1.92%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (1.15%) Web Services
4 2 (0.77%) IDoc
5 1 (0.38%) Middleware
5 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.38%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.38%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.23%) FMCG
2 8 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.92%) Reference Data
5 4 (1.54%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.15%) EPoS
6 3 (1.15%) Robotics
7 2 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.46%) Migration
2 29 (11.15%) Project Management
3 26 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 25 (9.62%) Data Migration
4 25 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (9.23%) Record to Report
6 20 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 18 (6.92%) ERP
8 15 (5.77%) Scenario Testing
9 14 (5.38%) Business Analysis
10 13 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
10 13 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (4.62%) Logistics
12 11 (4.23%) PRINCE2
13 10 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (3.85%) Analytics
13 10 (3.85%) CRM
13 10 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 10 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.23%) ABAP
2 5 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (3.85%) Degree
2 9 (3.46%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.92%) CCA
3 5 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.54%) ACCA
4 4 (1.54%) ISEB
4 4 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) CIMA
6 1 (0.38%) AAT
6 1 (0.38%) CFA
6 1 (0.38%) CISA
6 1 (0.38%) ICAEW
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.15%) IFRS
2 6 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.54%) GxP
4 4 (1.54%) QA
5 1 (0.38%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 260 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.46%) HP
2 9 (3.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.69%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.92%) Ariba
5 4 (1.54%) hybris
5 4 (1.54%) OpenText
6 3 (1.15%) Blue Prism
6 3 (1.15%) Concur
6 3 (1.15%) Kofax
7 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.38%) Cognos
8 1 (0.38%) IBM
8 1 (0.38%) IFS