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 31 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 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 397 322 343
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +21
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 173 236 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.82% 5.86% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 125 106
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £469 £444
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £63.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4526 4028 4615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.16% 8.65% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2429 2174 2387
Average daily rate £433 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £587
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 52
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £12.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%
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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 96 £494 +0.76% 11
South East -16 25 £425 -9.33% 15
East of England -15 9 £569 +13.75% 4
North West -8 7 - - 9
West Midlands -26 6 £538 +13.15% 4
Midlands +8 5 - -
South West - 5 £313 - 3
East Midlands +1 4 £626 +15.97%
Yorkshire -2 3 £300 - 3
North East -15 1 - - 1
SAP FI
UK

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 424 (100.00%) SAP
2 346 (81.60%) SAP CO
3 343 (80.90%) SAP FI/CO
4 191 (45.05%) Finance
5 42 (9.91%) SAP BW
6 38 (8.96%) Migration
7 34 (8.02%) General Ledger
8 33 (7.78%) Data Migration
9 31 (7.31%) SAP SD
10 30 (7.08%) ABAP
11 29 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (6.60%) SAP Implementation
12 28 (6.60%) Cash Management
13 26 (6.13%) ERP
14 25 (5.90%) Project Management
15 24 (5.66%) Banking
16 23 (5.42%) SAP MM
17 22 (5.19%) Logistics
17 22 (5.19%) SAP FSCM
18 20 (4.72%) Manufacturing
18 20 (4.72%) Oracle
19 19 (4.48%) FMCG
19 19 (4.48%) Procure-to-pay
20 18 (4.25%) SAP FI-GL
20 18 (4.25%) CCA
20 18 (4.25%) LSMW
21 17 (4.01%) Business Analysis
22 16 (3.77%) Retail
22 16 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
23 15 (3.54%) Business Intelligence

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.71%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.47%) Liferay
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Web AS
4 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (3.54%) MS Office
2 8 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.94%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.71%) MS Project
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 346 (81.60%) SAP CO
2 343 (80.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 31 (7.31%) SAP SD
4 23 (5.42%) SAP MM
5 22 (5.19%) SAP FSCM
6 18 (4.25%) SAP FI-GL
7 10 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (2.12%) SAP WM
8 9 (2.12%) SAP FI-CA
9 7 (1.65%) SAP BPC
9 7 (1.65%) SAP HR
9 7 (1.65%) SAP R/3
10 6 (1.42%) SAP PP
10 6 (1.42%) SAP SRM
10 6 (1.42%) SAP ERP
10 6 (1.42%) SAP FI-AP
11 5 (1.18%) SAP ECC
11 5 (1.18%) SAP HCM
11 5 (1.18%) SAP PS
12 4 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.24%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) SSL
2 1 (0.24%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.91%) SAP BW
2 5 (1.18%) SAP BI
3 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (0.47%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.47%) MS Access
5 2 (0.47%) MySQL
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.24%) DB2
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 18 (4.25%) LSMW
2 3 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.47%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 191 (45.05%) Finance
2 34 (8.02%) General Ledger
3 24 (5.66%) Banking
4 20 (4.72%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.77%) Retail
6 15 (3.54%) German Language
7 11 (2.59%) Billing
8 9 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.89%) Legal
10 6 (1.42%) Automotive
11 4 (0.94%) French Language
11 4 (0.94%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.71%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.71%) Czech Language
12 3 (0.71%) Advertising
13 2 (0.47%) Back Office
13 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.47%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.47%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 191 (45.05%) Consultant
2 181 (42.69%) SAP Consultant
3 116 (27.36%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 77 (18.16%) SAP FI Consultant
5 64 (15.09%) Analyst
6 50 (11.79%) SAP CO Consultant
7 46 (10.85%) SAP Analyst
8 38 (8.96%) SAP Manager
8 38 (8.96%) Architect
9 31 (7.31%) SAP Architect
10 30 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (6.37%) Trainer
11 27 (6.37%) Business Analyst
11 27 (6.37%) SAP Trainer
12 24 (5.66%) Senior Consultant
12 24 (5.66%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 23 (5.42%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 20 (4.72%) SAP Business Analyst
15 19 (4.48%) Project Manager
16 15 (3.54%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.07%) XML
2 8 (1.89%) EDI
3 6 (1.42%) SAP ALE
4 5 (1.18%) SAP XI
4 5 (1.18%) SAP PI
5 3 (0.71%) SAP Basis
5 3 (0.71%) MDX
5 3 (0.71%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (0.47%) Web Services
6 2 (0.47%) JMS
6 2 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.47%) Middleware
6 2 (0.47%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (0.47%) .NET
6 2 (0.47%) J2EE
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (0.47%) BAPI
7 1 (0.24%) SOAP
7 1 (0.24%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.48%) FMCG
2 10 (2.36%) SWIFT
3 5 (1.18%) Data Conversion
4 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.71%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.47%) iSeries
6 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.47%) AS400
6 2 (0.47%) EPoS
6 2 (0.47%) EFT
6 2 (0.47%) Social Network
7 1 (0.24%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.24%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.24%) Handset
7 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.24%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.18%) AIX
1 5 (1.18%) VMS
2 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (0.94%) Linux
2 4 (0.94%) Windows
3 2 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (8.96%) Migration
2 33 (7.78%) Data Migration
3 29 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 28 (6.60%) SAP Implementation
4 28 (6.60%) Cash Management
5 26 (6.13%) ERP
6 25 (5.90%) Project Management
7 22 (5.19%) Logistics
8 19 (4.48%) Procure-to-pay
9 17 (4.01%) Business Analysis
10 16 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (3.54%) CRM
11 15 (3.54%) Data Cleansing
12 13 (3.07%) Supply Chain Management
13 12 (2.83%) Validation
14 11 (2.59%) ITIL
14 11 (2.59%) Test Scripting
14 11 (2.59%) Data Mapping
14 11 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (7.08%) ABAP
2 4 (0.94%) SQL
3 3 (0.71%) Java
4 2 (0.47%) VBA
4 2 (0.47%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.24%) R
5 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (4.25%) CCA
2 13 (3.07%) Degree
3 6 (1.42%) ISEB
4 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.71%) CIMA
5 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.24%) ACCA
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.71%) SLA
3 2 (0.47%) GAAP
3 2 (0.47%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 11 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 424 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (4.72%) Oracle
3 11 (2.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.36%) HP
5 8 (1.89%) IBM
6 4 (0.94%) Cisco
6 4 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.94%) Open Text
7 3 (0.71%) Ariba
7 3 (0.71%) Pegasus
7 3 (0.71%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.47%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.47%) Baan
8 2 (0.47%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.47%) webMethods
9 1 (0.24%) Primavera
9 1 (0.24%) Informatica
9 1 (0.24%) Lotus
9 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 9 days ago
Gatwick
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago