The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 135 148 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 22 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.81% 1.95% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £375 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
SAP FI
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
323 411 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.28% 9.91% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 188 200
Median daily rate £475 £400 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Median hourly rate £20.50 £52.47 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.93% +176.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £43.06 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £52.47 £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-39.47% +100.00%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Manchester +2 7 £540 - 4
Cumbria - 7 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (64.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 22 (64.71%) SAP CO
3 20 (58.82%) Finance
4 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (20.59%) Investment Management
6 6 (17.65%) e-Learning
7 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
7 5 (14.71%) Data Management
7 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (8.82%) SAP SD
9 3 (8.82%) SAP MM
9 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
10 2 (5.88%) Logistics
10 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
10 2 (5.88%) User Stories
10 2 (5.88%) Sage 200
10 2 (5.88%) ACCA
10 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
10 2 (5.88%) Sage
10 2 (5.88%) Oracle
10 2 (5.88%) CIMA
10 2 (5.88%) E-business
10 2 (5.88%) SAP MDM

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 22 (64.71%) SAP CO
1 22 (64.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (8.82%) SAP MM
2 3 (8.82%) SAP SD
3 2 (5.88%) Sage 200
3 2 (5.88%) SAP MDM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.94%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Consultant
2 16 (47.06%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (32.35%) SAP FI Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) SAP CO Trainer
4 6 (17.65%) SAP FI Trainer
4 6 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
4 6 (17.65%) SAP Trainer
4 6 (17.65%) Trainer
5 5 (14.71%) Management Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) SAP CO Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) SAP BI Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) SAP BW Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) SAP MM Trainer
7 3 (8.82%) SAP SD Trainer
7 3 (8.82%) SAP SD/MM Trainer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (17.65%) e-Learning
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Investment Management
2 5 (14.71%) Data Management
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) E-business
4 2 (5.88%) Logistics
4 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) User Stories
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) ACCA
3 2 (5.88%) CIMA
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Sage