The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 18 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 340 322 306
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 268 183 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.25% 4.87% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 93 146
Average daily rate £450 £463 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.00
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4286 3757 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.72% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2548 2038 2549
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £70.25 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP FI
UK

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI across the England region.

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP FI Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +20 149 £450 - 22
South East -4 41 £463 -12.69% 12
West Midlands -10 18 £450 +4.04% 3
North West -10 13 £388 -8.82% 8
East of England -23 11 £400 -5.88% 2
Yorkshire -13 8 £500 - 2
South West -19 4 £443 +4.11% 3
East Midlands - 4 £475 -
North East - - - -
SAP FI
UK

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 483 (100.00%) SAP
2 394 (81.57%) SAP CO
3 392 (81.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 202 (41.82%) Finance
5 54 (11.18%) Migration
6 50 (10.35%) SAP SD
7 49 (10.14%) ABAP
8 47 (9.73%) SAP BW
9 44 (9.11%) General Ledger
10 43 (8.90%) Data Migration
11 34 (7.04%) ERP
12 32 (6.63%) SAP MM
13 31 (6.42%) Validation
14 30 (6.21%) FMCG
15 28 (5.80%) SAP Implementation
15 28 (5.80%) LSMW
16 27 (5.59%) Project Management
16 27 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
17 24 (4.97%) CRM
18 23 (4.76%) Retail
18 23 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (4.55%) Cash Management
19 22 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
20 20 (4.14%) SAP FI-GL
21 19 (3.93%) Manufacturing
21 19 (3.93%) Logistics
21 19 (3.93%) Pharmaceutical
22 17 (3.52%) German Language
23 16 (3.31%) Data Quality
23 16 (3.31%) Banking

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (0.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.62%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.21%) Liferay
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.41%) MS Office
2 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 394 (81.57%) SAP CO
2 392 (81.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 50 (10.35%) SAP SD
4 32 (6.63%) SAP MM
5 20 (4.14%) SAP FI-GL
6 16 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 14 (2.90%) SAP BPC
8 12 (2.48%) SAP FI-CA
9 11 (2.28%) SAP CRM
10 9 (1.86%) SAP FSCM
10 9 (1.86%) SAP ERP
11 8 (1.66%) SAP HR
11 8 (1.66%) SAP FI-AP
11 8 (1.66%) SAP IS-U
12 6 (1.24%) SAP PS
12 6 (1.24%) SAP WM
12 6 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (1.04%) SAP SRM
13 5 (1.04%) SAP PM
13 5 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.04%) RTP
2 2 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) SSL
3 1 (0.21%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.73%) SAP BW
2 10 (2.07%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.62%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.41%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.21%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.21%) MySQL
7 1 (0.21%) DB2
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 28 (5.80%) LSMW
2 4 (0.83%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.21%) eCATT
4 1 (0.21%) Toad
4 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
General
1 202 (41.82%) Finance
2 44 (9.11%) General Ledger
3 23 (4.76%) Retail
4 19 (3.93%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (3.52%) German Language
6 16 (3.31%) Banking
7 12 (2.48%) Billing
8 11 (2.28%) Legal
9 6 (1.24%) French Language
10 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.83%) Automotive
11 3 (0.62%) Back Office
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 250 (51.76%) Consultant
2 240 (49.69%) SAP Consultant
3 151 (31.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 78 (16.15%) SAP FI Consultant
5 71 (14.70%) Analyst
6 54 (11.18%) SAP CO Consultant
6 54 (11.18%) SAP Analyst
7 49 (10.14%) Architect
8 45 (9.32%) SAP Architect
9 31 (6.42%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (5.80%) SAP Manager
10 28 (5.80%) Business Analyst
11 27 (5.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 24 (4.97%) SAP Business Analyst
13 20 (4.14%) SAP Data Analyst
13 20 (4.14%) Data Analyst
14 19 (3.93%) Senior Consultant
15 18 (3.73%) Project Manager
16 17 (3.52%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 17 (3.52%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.28%) EDI
2 9 (1.86%) BAPI
3 8 (1.66%) SAP ALE
4 7 (1.45%) XML
5 5 (1.04%) SAP XI
6 4 (0.83%) SAP PI
6 4 (0.83%) SAP CO-PA
7 3 (0.62%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.41%) .NET
8 2 (0.41%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.21%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.21%) MDX
9 1 (0.21%) Web Services
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.21%) FMCG
2 11 (2.28%) Data Conversion
3 7 (1.45%) AS400
4 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.04%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.41%) EPoS
6 2 (0.41%) EFT
6 2 (0.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.41%) Social Network
7 1 (0.21%) iSeries
7 1 (0.21%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.21%) Handset
7 1 (0.21%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.83%) VMS
2 3 (0.62%) AIX
3 2 (0.41%) Linux
3 2 (0.41%) Windows
3 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (11.18%) Migration
2 43 (8.90%) Data Migration
3 34 (7.04%) ERP
4 31 (6.42%) Validation
5 28 (5.80%) SAP Implementation
6 27 (5.59%) Project Management
6 27 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
7 24 (4.97%) CRM
8 23 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (4.55%) Cash Management
9 22 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
10 19 (3.93%) Logistics
11 15 (3.11%) Business Analysis
12 14 (2.90%) Data Mapping
13 13 (2.69%) Test Scripting
13 13 (2.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (2.48%) ETL
14 12 (2.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (2.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.14%) ABAP
2 12 (2.48%) SQL
3 8 (1.66%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.41%) C
4 2 (0.41%) Java
5 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (2.69%) Degree
2 9 (1.86%) CCA
3 6 (1.24%) CIMA
4 5 (1.04%) ACCA
5 4 (0.83%) ISEB
5 4 (0.83%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.31%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.83%) QA
4 2 (0.41%) GxP
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 483 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (2.48%) Oracle
3 9 (1.86%) Informatica
4 7 (1.45%) Business Objects
4 7 (1.45%) HP
4 7 (1.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.04%) IBM
6 2 (0.41%) webMethods
6 2 (0.41%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.41%) Cisco
6 2 (0.41%) Ariba
7 1 (0.21%) datango
7 1 (0.21%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.21%) Teradata
7 1 (0.21%) Open Text
7 1 (0.21%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.21%) Siebel
7 1 (0.21%) CA
7 1 (0.21%) Hyperion
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