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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 102 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.85% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.01% 7.69% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £500 £509 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% -21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.47%
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
198 156 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.07% 11.01% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 93 84
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 £300 £286 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) SAPscript

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 8 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) IP Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft