The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 City of London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 198 195 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 5 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 2.96% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £485 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £635 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £444
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +7.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.92%
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
512 609 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.75% 8.56% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 432 480
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.87 £13.00 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £39.51 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
SAP FI
London

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (81.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (81.82%) SAP CO
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (13.64%) FMCG
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
6 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
6 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
6 2 (9.09%) SAP FI-AP
6 2 (9.09%) Social Network
6 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
6 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
6 2 (9.09%) Banking
6 2 (9.09%) Retail
6 2 (9.09%) Bankmaster
6 2 (9.09%) Billing
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) SAP SD
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.09%) Pegasus
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 18 (81.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 18 (81.82%) SAP CO
2 2 (9.09%) Bankmaster
2 2 (9.09%) SAP SD
2 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP WM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (36.36%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Trainer
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
1 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) FMCG
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) ERP
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Pegasus
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Business Objects