The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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 / South West
Rank 128 139 140
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.034% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.70% 0.53% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £413 £625 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £500
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 West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 243 189 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 9.44% 6.51% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 129 151
Median daily rate £425 £378 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -3.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -7.69%  
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 West

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SAP FI/CO
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West 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
Bristol +8 5 £425 -32.00%
Somerset - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 - 1
SAP FI/CO
England

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

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 South West region with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 29 (100.00%) SAP
1 29 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 29 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) ABAP
4 5 (17.24%) Adobe
4 5 (17.24%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.79%) SAP HANA
5 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) QA
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (10.34%) Record to Report
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (3.45%) Retail
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
8 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Electronics
8 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (3.45%) Marketing

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

Business Applications
1 29 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 29 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
1 9 (31.03%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) SAP CO Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SAP FI Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) ABAP Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) SAP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) SAP FI Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Manager
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Test Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) SAP Fiori
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
1 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (10.34%) Record to Report
2 3 (10.34%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (10.34%) Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.90%) ERP
3 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Logistics
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe