Period
to 20 July 2018

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 6 months to 20 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 331 365
Rank change year-on-year +6 +34 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 57 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.56% 2.44% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 17
South East median daily rate £450 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +13.89% -18.18%
10th Percentile £279 £404 £365
90th Percentile £579 £598 £559
England median daily rate £463 £475 £439
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.26% -12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -57.72% - -

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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,249 1,189 1,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.27% 7.40% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 643 726
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.76% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 32
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £38.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.64% +70.00% +4.65%
10th Percentile £14.30 £15.80 £10.23
90th Percentile £50.75 £57.50 £99.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +15.56%

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 July 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
Thames Valley -4 18 £338 -38.64% 1
Surrey -15 17 £453 -17.73% 1
Berkshire -6 15 £289 -47.42% 1
Hampshire -2 14 £463 - 2
West Sussex -1 5 £430 -1.71%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £478 -
Oxfordshire -7 1 £725 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
SAP FI/CO
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 57 (100.00%) SAP
1 57 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 57 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 34 (59.65%) Finance
3 15 (26.32%) Procure-to-Pay
4 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.05%) Billing
6 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
6 11 (19.30%) Data Modelling
7 10 (17.54%) EDI
7 10 (17.54%) SAP Certification
7 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (14.04%) SAP Security
8 8 (14.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (14.04%) Process Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (12.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.28%) HP ALM
9 7 (12.28%) HP
9 7 (12.28%) Ariba
10 6 (10.53%) GxP
10 6 (10.53%) Degree
10 6 (10.53%) Record to Report
11 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (8.77%) SAP BW
11 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.02%) Migration
12 4 (7.02%) SAP SD

SAP FI/CO
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 57 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (7.02%) SAP BPC
2 4 (7.02%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (7.02%) SAP SD
3 3 (5.26%) SAP ERP
3 3 (5.26%) SAP MM
4 2 (3.51%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (3.51%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (3.51%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (1.75%) Maximo
5 1 (1.75%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (1.75%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.75%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (1.75%) SAP QM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.75%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (8.77%) SAP BW
3 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.51%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) LSMW
General
1 34 (59.65%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Billing
3 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.26%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.51%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Consultant
2 31 (54.39%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (45.61%) SAP CO Consultant
4 25 (43.86%) SAP FI Consultant
4 25 (43.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) SAP CO Support
6 3 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Support
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Support
6 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Product Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Architect
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) SAP FI Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) EDI
2 1 (1.75%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Procure-to-Pay
2 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (19.30%) Data Modelling
3 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
4 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Process Improvement
5 8 (14.04%) SAP Security
6 7 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (10.53%) Record to Report
8 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) Migration
9 4 (7.02%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.26%) DevOps
10 3 (5.26%) ERP
10 3 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) ABAP
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) SAP Certification
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.75%) ACCA
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (10.53%) GxP
3 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (12.28%) Ariba
2 7 (12.28%) HP
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) Cognos
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.75%) hybris
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow