Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 655 518 666
Rank change year-on-year -137 +148 -39
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 198 307 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.30% 4.23% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 167 115
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £379 £363 £294
90th Percentile £613 £623 £629
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
England median hourly rate £18.75 £61.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.51% - -
UK median hourly rate £18.75 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -69.51% - -

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 6,004 7,263 8,011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.38% 8.23% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,528 4,252 4,848
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £294
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 95 88
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.19% +0.93% +21.21%
10th Percentile £11.54 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £58.25 £57.80 £78.05
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -24.59% -6.15% +44.44%

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 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -65 84 £500 - 3
South East +11 49 £453 -13.81% 7
North of England -35 24 £450 +5.88% 2
North West -26 22 £463 +15.63% 1
Midlands -39 10 £500 -1.96% 1
East of England -15 7 £438 -14.63%
West Midlands -21 7 £450 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire -12 2 £450 -5.26% 1
East Midlands -30 2 £500 -1.96%
South West -29 1 £500 +25.00%
SAP FI/CO
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 198 (100.00%) SAP
1 198 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 198 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 103 (52.02%) Finance
3 26 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 22 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
5 21 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (10.10%) SAP BW
7 19 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 17 (8.59%) Migration
10 16 (8.08%) Data Analysis
11 15 (7.58%) Test Scripting
12 13 (6.57%) SAP BPC
12 13 (6.57%) SAP HANA
13 12 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.56%) Project Management
14 11 (5.56%) Data Migration
15 10 (5.05%) SAP Implementation
15 10 (5.05%) Business Analysis
15 10 (5.05%) Security Cleared
15 10 (5.05%) ABAP
15 10 (5.05%) Billing
15 10 (5.05%) Record to Report
15 10 (5.05%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (4.55%) Banking
16 9 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (4.55%) CCA
17 8 (4.04%) BusinessObjects

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 (1.01%) Confluence
1 2 (1.01%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) Camtasia
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 198 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 198 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 22 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (6.57%) SAP BPC
4 7 (3.54%) SAP FI-CA
4 7 (3.54%) SAP IS-U
5 6 (3.03%) SAP SD
6 5 (2.53%) HFM
6 5 (2.53%) SAP HR
6 5 (2.53%) SAP MM
7 4 (2.02%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (1.52%) SAP ERP
9 2 (1.01%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (1.01%) SAP FI-GL
9 2 (1.01%) SAP HCM
9 2 (1.01%) SAP PS
9 2 (1.01%) SAP PSCD
10 1 (0.51%) SAP CS
10 1 (0.51%) SAP SM
10 1 (0.51%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) SaaS
1 3 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.10%) SAP BW
2 13 (6.57%) SAP HANA
3 8 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (2.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.01%) MS Access
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) Power BI
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.53%) LSMW
2 2 (1.01%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.01%) LoadRunner
General
1 103 (52.02%) Finance
2 10 (5.05%) Billing
3 9 (4.55%) Banking
4 6 (3.03%) General Ledger
4 6 (3.03%) German Language
4 6 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.53%) Retail
6 4 (2.02%) Legal
7 3 (1.52%) Advertising
7 3 (1.52%) Czech Language
8 2 (1.01%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Croatian Language
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Serbian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (49.49%) Consultant
2 97 (48.99%) SAP Consultant
3 76 (38.38%) SAP FI Consultant
4 75 (37.88%) SAP CO Consultant
5 74 (37.37%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 24 (12.12%) Analyst
7 20 (10.10%) SAP Analyst
8 12 (6.06%) Architect
9 11 (5.56%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.05%) SAP Architect
10 10 (5.05%) SAP Manager
11 9 (4.55%) SAP FI Analyst
11 9 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.54%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.54%) SAP Business Analyst
12 7 (3.54%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
13 6 (3.03%) SAP Data Analyst
13 6 (3.03%) SAP Trainer
13 6 (3.03%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.54%) EDI
2 4 (2.02%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (1.52%) IDoc
3 3 (1.52%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.51%) .NET
4 1 (0.51%) Middleware
4 1 (0.51%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.51%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.51%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.53%) FMCG
3 3 (1.52%) e-Learning
3 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.01%) Life Science
4 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
3 21 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 17 (8.59%) Migration
7 16 (8.08%) Data Analysis
8 15 (7.58%) Test Scripting
9 12 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.56%) Data Migration
10 11 (5.56%) Project Management
11 10 (5.05%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.05%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (5.05%) Record to Report
11 10 (5.05%) SAP Implementation
12 9 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (4.04%) Accounts Receivable
14 7 (3.54%) Accounts Payable
14 7 (3.54%) Change Management
14 7 (3.54%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.05%) ABAP
2 1 (0.51%) Java
2 1 (0.51%) SQL
2 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.55%) CCA
3 7 (3.54%) SAP Certification
4 6 (3.03%) Degree
5 5 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.02%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.01%) ACCA
7 2 (1.01%) CIMA
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) GxP
1 4 (2.02%) SEPA
2 3 (1.52%) IFRS
2 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.01%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.51%) MOM
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (4.04%) Hyperion
3 5 (2.53%) Ariba
4 4 (2.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.52%) HP
6 2 (1.01%) Cognos
6 2 (1.01%) Concur
6 2 (1.01%) hybris
6 2 (1.01%) IBM
6 2 (1.01%) ReadSoft
6 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.51%) Citrix
7 1 (0.51%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.51%) OpenText
7 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.51%) Tableau
7 1 (0.51%) Workday