The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FSCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FSCM over the 3 months to 23 June 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 Financial Supply Chain Management (SAP FSCM)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 635 624
Rank change year-on-year +47 -11  
Contract jobs citing SAP FSCM 14 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.015% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 10
Median daily rate £500 £473 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% -14.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £473 £512
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £473 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £688 £473 £550
% change year-on-year +45.50% -14.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP FSCM 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 3954 4443 4854
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.26% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2328 2721 2763
Median daily rate £475 £433 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% -1.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 51
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

SAP FSCM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP FSCM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FSCM in the UK

SAP FSCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FSCM in the UK

SAP FSCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FSCM over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FSCM in the UK

SAP FSCM
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FSCM within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +39 14 £500 +5.82% 2
London - 8 £350 -
Surrey +9 2 £688 -
South East +8 2 £688 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Staines - 1 £850 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FSCM 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 FSCM.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (77.42%) Finance
3 21 (67.74%) SAP CO
3 21 (67.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 21 (67.74%) SAP FI
4 18 (58.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (54.84%) Banking
5 17 (54.84%) IDoc
6 16 (51.61%) Retail
7 13 (41.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 13 (41.94%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (16.13%) Cash Management
9 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
9 4 (12.90%) ERP
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
10 3 (9.68%) Reuters
10 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (9.68%) SAP CO-PA
10 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.68%) SAP Retail
10 3 (9.68%) FXall
10 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.45%) SAP HANA
12 1 (3.23%) ABAP
12 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.23%) OpenText
12 1 (3.23%) Validation

SAP FSCM
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:

Business Applications
1 21 (67.74%) SAP CO
1 21 (67.74%) SAP FI
1 21 (67.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (41.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Retail
4 1 (3.23%) SAP FI-AP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.45%) SAP HANA
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 18 (58.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (54.84%) Banking
4 16 (51.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Consultant
1 22 (70.97%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (48.39%) SAP CO Consultant
2 15 (48.39%) SAP FI Consultant
2 15 (48.39%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Architect
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Manager
3 2 (6.45%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Finance Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Process Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Senior SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Senior SAP Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) IDoc
2 3 (9.68%) SAP CO-PA
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (16.13%) Cash Management
3 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.90%) ERP
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Logistics
5 1 (3.23%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.23%) Record to Report
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MBA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
2 3 (9.68%) FXall
2 3 (9.68%) Reuters
3 1 (3.23%) OpenText