The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Insurance (FS)
Rank 620 638 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing SAP FS 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.008% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.048% 0.095% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £210 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP FS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4155 4198 4816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.37% 7.95% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2574 2440 2796
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 68
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -38.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.80 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

SAP FS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SAP FS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP FS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP FS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAP FS Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP FS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FS within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +16 2 £210 -
SAP FS
UK

SAP FS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP FS.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Billing
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Guidewire
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) QA

SAP FS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Billing
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Head of Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Head of Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Manual Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Guidewire