The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank - 69 76
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category - 3.03% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £433 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.50%
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
42 33 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.91% 4.27% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 30
Average daily rate £475 £433 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.82% -13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £178 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £819
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP FI
Berkshire

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) AS400
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) SAP CRM
2 5 (62.50%) BAPI
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
2 5 (62.50%) SAP SD
2 5 (62.50%) SAP MM
2 5 (62.50%) LSMW
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Data Conversion
3 4 (50.00%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) SAP CO
4 3 (37.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) GxP

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (62.50%) SAP CRM
1 5 (62.50%) SAP SD
1 5 (62.50%) SAP MM
2 3 (37.50%) SAP CO
2 3 (37.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
3 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) LSMW
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Data Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Data Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Finance Systems Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Finance Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) AS400
2 4 (50.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (12.50%) GxP
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle