The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP FICO
England / South East
Rank 225 252 249
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 16 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.37% 2.55% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £500 £419 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £355 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £551
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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 675 628 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.60% 6.83% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 362 394
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI/CO in the South East

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI/CO in the South East

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI/CO in the South East

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Surrey +17 7 £550 +27.53% 2
West Sussex +2 4 £450 - 2
Berkshire +22 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
1 26 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 26 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 10 (38.46%) Migration
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Banking
6 4 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (11.54%) Logistics
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
8 2 (7.69%) ABAP
8 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
8 2 (7.69%) SAP HANA
8 2 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (3.85%) PMO
9 1 (3.85%) Infor
9 1 (3.85%) High Availability
9 1 (3.85%) Data Governance
9 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
9 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
9 1 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 26 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.85%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) LSMW
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Consultant
2 14 (53.85%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (50.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 12 (46.15%) SAP CO Consultant
4 12 (46.15%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration Lead
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP CO Support
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Migration Lead
6 1 (3.85%) SAP FI Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO Support
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Financial Leader
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) BAPI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ALE
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
1 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Content Development
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Data Enrichment
7 1 (3.85%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.85%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (3.85%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Order to Cash
7 1 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) IFRS
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Infor
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Sun