Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 19 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
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 599 628
Rank change year-on-year +46 +29 -36
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 341 300 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.25% 3.45% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 142 143
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% -0.54%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £321
90th Percentile £650 £693 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +12.35% - -10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8032 8699 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 5187 5256
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 143
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.97 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.85% -12.79%

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +46 319 £500 +11.11% 10
UK excluding London +30 156 £478 +12.35% 6
London -8 133 £515 +3.00% 4
Midlands +35 37 £500 +7.53% 1
North of England +63 36 £425 +6.25% 2
North West +31 30 £425 +6.25% 1
South East +2 29 £460 +2.22% 3
South West -5 25 £501 +17.76%
East Midlands +22 22 £510 -15.00%
East of England -12 16 £525 +21.74%
West Midlands +24 10 £400 -5.88% 1
Scotland - 8 £463 -
Yorkshire +25 5 £406 +27.45% 1
Wales +17 5 £500 -
North East +69 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 341 (100.00%) SAP
1 341 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 341 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 179 (52.49%) Finance
3 49 (14.37%) Manufacturing
4 48 (14.08%) Migration
4 48 (14.08%) Banking
5 38 (11.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 38 (11.14%) Data Migration
6 37 (10.85%) ERP
7 34 (9.97%) SAP MM
8 33 (9.68%) General Ledger
9 30 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 30 (8.80%) Record to Report
10 29 (8.50%) Project Management
11 27 (7.92%) Retail
12 26 (7.62%) SAP BW
13 24 (7.04%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (6.74%) SAP Implementation
15 21 (6.16%) SAP FSCM
16 20 (5.87%) SAP HANA
17 19 (5.57%) Procure-to-Pay
17 19 (5.57%) Logistics
17 19 (5.57%) SAP SD
18 18 (5.28%) Asset Management
18 18 (5.28%) FMCG
19 16 (4.69%) Integration Testing
20 15 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (4.40%) Business Analysis

SAP FI/CO
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (1.76%) CMS
1 6 (1.76%) Documentum
1 6 (1.76%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.17%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 341 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 341 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 38 (11.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (9.97%) SAP MM
4 21 (6.16%) SAP FSCM
5 19 (5.57%) SAP SD
6 13 (3.81%) SAP FI-AP
7 11 (3.23%) Maximo
7 11 (3.23%) SAP ERP
7 11 (3.23%) SAP SRM
8 8 (2.35%) SAP BPC
9 7 (2.05%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 6 (1.76%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.47%) HFM
11 5 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (1.47%) SAP PM
12 4 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (1.17%) SAP MDM
12 4 (1.17%) SAP PP
12 4 (1.17%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.62%) SAP BW
2 20 (5.87%) SAP HANA
3 8 (2.35%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.47%) MS Access
6 4 (1.17%) Big Data
7 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) ProC
General
1 179 (52.49%) Finance
2 49 (14.37%) Manufacturing
3 48 (14.08%) Banking
4 33 (9.68%) General Ledger
5 27 (7.92%) Retail
6 24 (7.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.93%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.64%) Legal
9 8 (2.35%) Aerospace
10 7 (2.05%) Electronics
10 7 (2.05%) Marketing
11 6 (1.76%) Spanish Language
12 5 (1.47%) Automotive
12 5 (1.47%) Billing
12 5 (1.47%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (1.17%) Advertising
14 3 (0.88%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.59%) Back Office
15 2 (0.59%) French Language
15 2 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 164 (48.09%) Consultant
2 160 (46.92%) SAP Consultant
3 131 (38.42%) SAP FI Consultant
4 128 (37.54%) SAP CO Consultant
5 127 (37.24%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 69 (20.23%) Analyst
7 56 (16.42%) SAP Analyst
8 40 (11.73%) SAP FI Analyst
9 25 (7.33%) Business Analyst
10 23 (6.74%) SAP Business Analyst
11 18 (5.28%) Functional Consultant
12 16 (4.69%) Architect
12 16 (4.69%) SAP Architect
12 16 (4.69%) SAP FI Business Analyst
12 16 (4.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 15 (4.40%) SAP CO Business Analyst
13 15 (4.40%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
13 15 (4.40%) SAP Manager
13 15 (4.40%) Trainer
14 14 (4.11%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.23%) SAP CO-PA
2 6 (1.76%) IDoc
3 5 (1.47%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (1.17%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.59%) EDI
5 2 (0.59%) Middleware
5 2 (0.59%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.59%) Web Services
6 1 (0.29%) JMS
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.29%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.29%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.29%) SOAP
6 1 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.28%) FMCG
2 11 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.76%) EPoS
3 6 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (1.76%) Robotics
4 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.17%) Reference Data
5 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.59%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.59%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.59%) Life Science
6 2 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.29%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.08%) Migration
2 38 (11.14%) Data Migration
3 37 (10.85%) ERP
4 30 (8.80%) Record to Report
4 30 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (8.50%) Project Management
6 23 (6.74%) SAP Implementation
6 23 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (5.57%) Logistics
7 19 (5.57%) Procure-to-Pay
8 18 (5.28%) Asset Management
9 16 (4.69%) Integration Testing
10 15 (4.40%) Analytics
10 15 (4.40%) Business Analysis
10 15 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (4.11%) Data Analytics
11 14 (4.11%) Programme Management
12 8 (2.35%) Change Management
12 8 (2.35%) Data Modelling
12 8 (2.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.81%) ABAP
2 6 (1.76%) SQL
3 1 (0.29%) C
3 1 (0.29%) Java
3 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (3.23%) Degree
2 10 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.35%) SAP Certification
4 7 (2.05%) CCA
5 6 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.17%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.88%) ACCA
7 3 (0.88%) CIMA
7 3 (0.88%) ISEB
7 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.29%) AAT
8 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) CFA
8 1 (0.29%) CISA
8 1 (0.29%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.76%) IFRS
2 5 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.88%) GAAP
4 2 (0.59%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 341 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (3.81%) HP
3 8 (2.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.47%) Blue Prism
4 5 (1.47%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.47%) Kofax
5 4 (1.17%) hybris
5 4 (1.17%) OpenText
6 2 (0.59%) Ariba
6 2 (0.59%) Concur
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.29%) TIBCO