The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP FICO
England / Midlands
Rank 18 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.54% 0.50% -
As % of the Business Applications category 18.18% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 the Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 22 23 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 19.47% 11.39% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 17
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £650 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in the Midlands

SAP FI/CO
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (75.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (75.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP