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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 146 181 186
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +5
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 6 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.52% 2.14% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 11
Average daily rate £490 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.76% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £298 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £401 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.81%
SAP FI
London

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
238 421 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.59% 8.36% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 305 277
Average daily rate £480 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £650 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £29.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.05% +55.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £45.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (50.00%) SAP CO
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) VBA
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (25.00%) Maximo
5 3 (25.00%) Spanish Language
5 3 (25.00%) Turkish Language
6 2 (16.67%) ABAP
6 2 (16.67%) EDI
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (16.67%) Yardi
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
7 1 (8.33%) WebEx
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) CCA
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
7 1 (8.33%) Legal
7 1 (8.33%) Advertising
7 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
7 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 6 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (25.00%) Maximo
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (25.00%) Turkish Language
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Lead
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP CO Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP CO Trainer
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Trainer
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Trainer
2 2 (16.67%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Report Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) VBA
2 2 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Yardi