The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 99 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.51% 1.88% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate £538 £488 £427
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £458 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £518 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
SAP FI
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
171 160 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.42% 9.47% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 86 82
Average daily rate £400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SAP FI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (100.00%) SAP
1 9 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Ariba
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PS
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 9 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Trainer
1 4 (44.44%) Trainer
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP CO Trainer
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI Trainer
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
1 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
1 1 (11.11%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Ariba