The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 189 186 183
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 12 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.62% 3.50% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 16
Average daily rate
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£575 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £275 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £495 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £448 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
458 486 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.36% 7.77% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 353 427
Average daily rate £500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £646 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £50.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.00% +26.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-14.64% -0.82%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (83.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (83.33%) SAP CO
3 14 (58.33%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (20.83%) SAP BW
5 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (12.50%) SAP APO
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
8 2 (8.33%) ERP
8 2 (8.33%) EDMS
8 2 (8.33%) Remedy
8 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Document Management
8 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.33%) Advertising
9 1 (4.17%) SAP PM
9 1 (4.17%) Maximo
9 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
9 1 (4.17%) Logistics
9 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
9 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 20 (83.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 20 (83.33%) SAP CO
2 3 (12.50%) SAP APO
3 1 (4.17%) SAP PM
3 1 (4.17%) Maximo
3 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-AA
3 1 (4.17%) SAP R/3
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP BPC
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.33%) EDMS
3 1 (4.17%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Turkish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Support
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CIMA
1 1 (4.17%) ACCA
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) BMC
4 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter