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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP FICO
UK
Rank 464 541 465
Rank change year-on-year +77 -76  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI/CO 119 99 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.11% 2.33% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 51 80
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.50 - -
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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3828 4251 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 7.99% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2316 2561 2635
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 40
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI/CO.

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

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 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
England +78 113 £425 -5.55% 24
London +29 47 £425 -15.00% 4
North West +38 16 £425 +32.81% 3
South East +9 13 £475 +13.43% 6
Manchester - 10 £338 - 1
South West +12 9 £413 -34.00% 1
East Midlands - 7 £475 - 1
Cheshire +31 6 £500 +56.25% 1
Surrey +9 6 £550 +27.53% 2
Derbyshire - 6 £475 -
Bristol +10 5 £425 -32.00%
West Midlands +17 4 £425 -27.65% 4
Midlands +9 4 £450 -
West Sussex +3 4 £450 - 2
City of London 0 4 £375 -25.00% 2
East of England -4 4 £400 +45.45% 2
Derby - 4 £475 -
Colchester - 3 £400 -
Macclesfield - 3 £550 -
Essex - 3 £400 -
Berkshire +26 2 - - 1
Birmingham +2 2 - - 3
Coventry - 2 £425 -
Slough +8 1 - -
Hertfordshire 0 1 £400 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £425 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 - 1
Bexley - 1 £450 -
Uxbridge - 1 £335 -

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for SAP FI/CO.

1 267 (100.00%) SAP
1 267 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 267 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 146 (54.68%) Finance
3 33 (12.36%) Procure-to-Pay
4 31 (11.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 31 (11.61%) ABAP
5 30 (11.24%) Banking
6 27 (10.11%) Retail
7 24 (8.99%) SAP Implementation
8 23 (8.61%) Migration
9 22 (8.24%) SAP BW
9 22 (8.24%) SAP FSCM
10 20 (7.49%) Project Management
11 18 (6.74%) General Ledger
11 18 (6.74%) SAP HANA
11 18 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (6.74%) SAP S/4HANA
12 16 (5.99%) OpenText
13 15 (5.62%) SAP MM
13 15 (5.62%) ERP
13 15 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (5.24%) Data Migration
14 14 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (4.87%) Manufacturing
16 12 (4.49%) Logistics
16 12 (4.49%) Record to Report
17 10 (3.75%) SAP SD
17 10 (3.75%) BusinessObjects

SAP FI/CO
Top Related 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 2 (0.75%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) InDesign
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 267 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 267 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 31 (11.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 22 (8.24%) SAP FSCM
4 18 (6.74%) SAP S/4HANA
5 15 (5.62%) SAP MM
6 10 (3.75%) SAP SD
6 10 (3.75%) SAP SRM
7 6 (2.25%) SAP FI-AP
8 4 (1.50%) SAP BPC
8 4 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (1.12%) SAP GTS
9 3 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (1.12%) SAP PM
9 3 (1.12%) SAP PS
10 2 (0.75%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.75%) SAP FI-AA
10 2 (0.75%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.75%) SAP MDM
10 2 (0.75%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.24%) SAP BW
2 18 (6.74%) SAP HANA
3 10 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.50%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.75%) LSMW
2 1 (0.37%) SilkTest
General
1 146 (54.68%) Finance
2 30 (11.24%) Banking
3 27 (10.11%) Retail
4 18 (6.74%) General Ledger
4 18 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (4.87%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.87%) Advertising
7 4 (1.50%) Billing
7 4 (1.50%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.50%) French Language
8 3 (1.12%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Automotive
9 2 (0.75%) German Language
9 2 (0.75%) Publishing
9 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.37%) Romanian Language
10 1 (0.37%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 133 (49.81%) Consultant
2 131 (49.06%) SAP Consultant
3 109 (40.82%) SAP FI Consultant
4 102 (38.20%) SAP CO Consultant
4 102 (38.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 41 (15.36%) Analyst
6 38 (14.23%) SAP Analyst
7 19 (7.12%) SAP Support
8 17 (6.37%) SAP Manager
9 16 (5.99%) Developer
10 15 (5.62%) SAP Financial Consultant
10 15 (5.62%) SAP P2P Analyst
11 14 (5.24%) Architect
11 14 (5.24%) SAP Architect
11 14 (5.24%) SAP Developer
11 14 (5.24%) SAP FI Analyst
12 13 (4.87%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.87%) SAP Support Consultant
12 13 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.87%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.62%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (1.12%) BAPI
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (0.75%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.37%) .NET
4 1 (0.37%) EDI
4 1 (0.37%) Middleware
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.37%) e-Learning
2 6 (2.25%) FMCG
3 5 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.37%) PMI
6 1 (0.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (12.36%) Procure-to-Pay
2 24 (8.99%) SAP Implementation
3 23 (8.61%) Migration
4 20 (7.49%) Project Management
5 15 (5.62%) ERP
5 15 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.24%) Data Migration
7 13 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (4.49%) Logistics
8 12 (4.49%) Record to Report
9 9 (3.37%) ITIL
9 9 (3.37%) Test Scripting
10 8 (3.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.00%) Business Analysis
11 7 (2.62%) Investment Management
12 6 (2.25%) Order to Cash
13 5 (1.87%) Defect Management
13 5 (1.87%) Master Data Management
13 5 (1.87%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.61%) ABAP
2 3 (1.12%) VBA
3 2 (0.75%) SAPscript
3 2 (0.75%) SQL
4 1 (0.37%) C
4 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.25%) ACCA
3 6 (2.25%) CCA
3 6 (2.25%) CIMA
4 5 (1.87%) Degree
5 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.12%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.12%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) GAAP
3 1 (0.37%) IFRS
3 1 (0.37%) PMO
3 1 (0.37%) SEPA
Vendors
1 267 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (5.99%) OpenText
3 7 (2.62%) Adobe
3 7 (2.62%) Concur
4 6 (2.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.75%) Baan
6 1 (0.37%) Ariba
6 1 (0.37%) Cognos
6 1 (0.37%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.37%) Infor
6 1 (0.37%) Informatica
6 1 (0.37%) Remedy
6 1 (0.37%) Sun
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