The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 42 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.88% 1.01% 0.91%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.67% 8.00% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £413 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £428
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.00
Business Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
60 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.27% 12.63% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 14
Average daily rate £400 £363 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -11.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £620 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP FI
East of England

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP FI across the Bedfordshire region.

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Luton -16 3 £413 -21.42%
SAP FI
East of England

SAP FI
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP FI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP FI.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (16.67%) SAP MM

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAP FI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP FI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects