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 28 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 93 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.58% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.56% 5.00% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£518 £427 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
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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
156 160 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.41% 11.63% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 38
Average daily rate £450 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £266 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +192.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (62.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (62.50%) SAP CO
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) General Ledger
5 4 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) SAP SD
6 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) ABAP
8 1 (6.25%) SAP R/3
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) GxP
8 1 (6.25%) SLA
8 1 (6.25%) IBM
8 1 (6.25%) CCA
8 1 (6.25%) Avaya
8 1 (6.25%) Legal
8 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (62.50%) SAP CO
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (6.25%) SAP R/3
3 1 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) General Ledger
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) French Language
4 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
4 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Support
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) GxP
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya