The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 271 278 286
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 148 100 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.88% 5.27% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 57 57
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.00
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2150 1897 2419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.88% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1397 1141 1345
Average daily rate £450 £460 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.32 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.95% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £81.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in London

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 17 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
City of London -15 18 £450 -5.26% 5
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 261 (100.00%) SAP
2 228 (87.36%) SAP CO
3 226 (86.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 107 (41.00%) Finance
5 36 (13.79%) Migration
6 34 (13.03%) General Ledger
7 28 (10.73%) Data Migration
8 26 (9.96%) FMCG
9 24 (9.20%) Data Cleansing
9 24 (9.20%) SAP BW
10 22 (8.43%) SAP SD
11 20 (7.66%) Validation
12 19 (7.28%) SAP FI-GL
13 18 (6.90%) ERP
14 17 (6.51%) Cash Management
15 16 (6.13%) Data Quality
16 15 (5.75%) Project Management
16 15 (5.75%) Retail
16 15 (5.75%) LSMW
17 14 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 14 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
18 11 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (4.21%) Banking
18 11 (4.21%) Business Analysis
18 11 (4.21%) Procure-to-pay
19 10 (3.83%) Data Mapping
19 10 (3.83%) Data Validation
19 10 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
19 10 (3.83%) ABAP
20 9 (3.45%) Legal

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (0.77%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 228 (87.36%) SAP CO
2 226 (86.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (8.43%) SAP SD
4 19 (7.28%) SAP FI-GL
5 14 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (3.07%) SAP FI-AP
7 7 (2.68%) SAP FI-CA
8 6 (2.30%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (2.30%) SAP MM
9 5 (1.92%) SAP FSCM
9 5 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (1.92%) SAP SRM
10 3 (1.15%) SAP ERP
10 3 (1.15%) SAP FI-AA
10 3 (1.15%) SAP BPC
10 3 (1.15%) SAP PS
10 3 (1.15%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.77%) SAP APO
11 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.20%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 15 (5.75%) LSMW
2 1 (0.38%) eCATT
2 1 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 107 (41.00%) Finance
2 34 (13.03%) General Ledger
3 15 (5.75%) Retail
4 11 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (4.21%) Banking
5 9 (3.45%) Legal
6 6 (2.30%) Billing
7 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Advertising
8 2 (0.77%) French Language
8 2 (0.77%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 132 (50.57%) Consultant
2 127 (48.66%) SAP Consultant
3 84 (32.18%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 49 (18.77%) Analyst
5 42 (16.09%) SAP FI Consultant
6 37 (14.18%) SAP Analyst
7 28 (10.73%) SAP CO Consultant
8 27 (10.34%) Architect
9 25 (9.58%) SAP Architect
10 22 (8.43%) Business Analyst
10 22 (8.43%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (7.66%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 19 (7.28%) SAP Data Analyst
12 19 (7.28%) Data Analyst
12 19 (7.28%) SAP Business Analyst
13 15 (5.75%) SAP Manager
14 13 (4.98%) Project Manager
15 11 (4.21%) Functional Consultant
16 10 (3.83%) SAP Project Manager
16 10 (3.83%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.30%) XML
2 4 (1.53%) SAP PI
3 3 (1.15%) EDI
4 2 (0.77%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.77%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.96%) FMCG
2 6 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.53%) SWIFT
3 4 (1.53%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.77%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (13.79%) Migration
2 28 (10.73%) Data Migration
3 24 (9.20%) Data Cleansing
4 20 (7.66%) Validation
5 18 (6.90%) ERP
6 17 (6.51%) Cash Management
7 15 (5.75%) Project Management
8 14 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (4.21%) Business Analysis
9 11 (4.21%) Procure-to-pay
10 10 (3.83%) Data Validation
10 10 (3.83%) Data Mapping
10 10 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (2.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (2.68%) Asset Management
13 7 (2.68%) Data Analysis
14 6 (2.30%) Risk Management
15 5 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.83%) ABAP
2 2 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (1.92%) Degree
2 4 (1.53%) CCA
3 3 (1.15%) CIMA
4 2 (0.77%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.77%) ACCA
5 1 (0.38%) ISEB
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.13%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 261 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle
2 5 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.77%) Ariba
3 2 (0.77%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.38%) IBM
4 1 (0.38%) CA
4 1 (0.38%) Informatica
4 1 (0.38%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.38%) CODA
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy
4 1 (0.38%) Open Text
4 1 (0.38%) Ab Initio
London
Experis IT
Rate: £420 - £520 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 8 days ago