Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 November 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.

SAP FICO
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 201 228
Rank change year-on-year +30 +27 -33
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 30 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.40% 3.66% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 3
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -8.26%
10th Percentile £375 £370 £333
90th Percentile £503 £521 £448
England median daily rate £500 £450 £469
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £11.25 -

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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 556 629 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.69% 9.22% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 386 375
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.43% -5.82% +0.29%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £553 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £435
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +3.62%

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP FI/CO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI/CO in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI/CO in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester +35 16 £400 +1.91%
Cheshire +9 9 £475 +18.75%
SAP FI/CO
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
1 30 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 30 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (40.00%) Banking
4 10 (33.33%) General Ledger
5 8 (26.67%) Analytics
6 7 (23.33%) Data Analytics
6 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) SAP BW
7 6 (20.00%) SAP FI-AP
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) SAP SRM
8 5 (16.67%) SAP ERP
8 5 (16.67%) NetWeaver
8 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (16.67%) ERP
9 4 (13.33%) ABAP
9 4 (13.33%) Hyperion
9 4 (13.33%) Workflow
9 4 (13.33%) Migration
9 4 (13.33%) SAP XI
9 4 (13.33%) SAP MDM
9 4 (13.33%) Workflow Management
9 4 (13.33%) HFM
10 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (10.00%) MS Access
11 2 (6.67%) SMS
11 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing

SAP FI/CO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 30 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 6 (20.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 5 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 5 (16.67%) SAP SRM
4 4 (13.33%) HFM
4 4 (13.33%) SAP MDM
5 1 (3.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) General Ledger
4 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) SAP FI Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) SAP CO Business Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) SAP FI Business Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) SAP Data Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SAP CO Trainer
7 2 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Manager
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Trainer
7 2 (6.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.33%) EDI
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Analytics
2 7 (23.33%) Data Analytics
2 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow Management
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Hyperion