The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP FICO
England / London
Rank 359 385 371
Rank change year-on-year +26 -14  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 47 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.13% 2.94% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 31
Median daily rate £425 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £669 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.50 - -

SAP FI/CO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1501 1735 1894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.80% 7.84% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1121 1232
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £32.19 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.80% -22.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £22.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SAP FI/CO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in London

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in London

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI/CO in London

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI/CO in London

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 4 £375 -25.00% 2
Bexley - 1 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 £335 -
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 103 (100.00%) SAP
1 103 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 103 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 49 (47.57%) Finance
3 27 (26.21%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 25 (24.27%) Procure-to-Pay
5 16 (15.53%) OpenText
5 16 (15.53%) Banking
6 12 (11.65%) Retail
7 11 (10.68%) SAP FSCM
8 10 (9.71%) Project Management
8 10 (9.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (9.71%) SAP SRM
9 9 (8.74%) SAP Implementation
9 9 (8.74%) ABAP
10 8 (7.77%) General Ledger
11 7 (6.80%) SAP MM
11 7 (6.80%) Record to Report
12 6 (5.83%) SAP S/4HANA
12 6 (5.83%) Concur
12 6 (5.83%) SAP BW
12 6 (5.83%) SAP SD
12 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (4.85%) SAP FI-AP
13 5 (4.85%) Test Scripting
13 5 (4.85%) Advertising
13 5 (4.85%) ERP
14 4 (3.88%) Order to Cash
14 4 (3.88%) FMCG

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (0.97%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 103 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 103 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 27 (26.21%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 11 (10.68%) SAP FSCM
4 10 (9.71%) SAP SRM
5 7 (6.80%) SAP MM
6 6 (5.83%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (5.83%) SAP SD
7 5 (4.85%) SAP FI-AP
8 3 (2.91%) SAP PM
9 2 (1.94%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.94%) SAP FI-AA
9 2 (1.94%) SAP GRC
9 2 (1.94%) SAP GTS
9 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (1.94%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.97%) Endur
10 1 (0.97%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.97%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.91%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SilkTest
General
1 49 (47.57%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Banking
3 12 (11.65%) Retail
4 10 (9.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (7.77%) General Ledger
6 5 (4.85%) Advertising
7 3 (2.91%) Billing
8 2 (1.94%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.97%) Automotive
9 1 (0.97%) French Language
9 1 (0.97%) Games
9 1 (0.97%) German Language
9 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (46.60%) Consultant
2 47 (45.63%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (35.92%) SAP FI Consultant
4 36 (34.95%) SAP CO Consultant
4 36 (34.95%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 25 (24.27%) Analyst
6 23 (22.33%) SAP Analyst
7 15 (14.56%) SAP P2P Analyst
8 11 (10.68%) Process Analyst
9 9 (8.74%) SAP Manager
10 8 (7.77%) Architect
10 8 (7.77%) SAP Architect
10 8 (7.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 8 (7.77%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
11 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
11 7 (6.80%) SAP Business Analyst
11 7 (6.80%) SAP Project Manager
12 6 (5.83%) SAP FI Analyst
12 6 (5.83%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) .NET
1 1 (0.97%) Middleware
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (0.97%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.88%) FMCG
2 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.94%) e-Learning
3 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.97%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.97%) PMI
3 1 (0.97%) User Experience
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) Procure-to-Pay
2 10 (9.71%) Project Management
3 9 (8.74%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (6.80%) Record to Report
5 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.85%) ERP
6 5 (4.85%) Test Scripting
7 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.88%) Defect Management
7 4 (3.88%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (3.88%) ITIL
7 4 (3.88%) Migration
7 4 (3.88%) Order to Cash
7 4 (3.88%) Test Strategy
7 4 (3.88%) V-Model
8 3 (2.91%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.91%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.91%) SDLC
8 3 (2.91%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) ABAP
2 1 (0.97%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) CCA
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) ACCA
3 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) GAAP
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (15.53%) OpenText
3 6 (5.83%) Concur
4 2 (1.94%) Baan
5 1 (0.97%) Ariba
5 1 (0.97%) Remedy