The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 224 223 193
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 29 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.11% 4.61% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 23
Average daily rate £450 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £409 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £489 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.81%
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 South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
705 694 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.24% 7.46% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 399 339
Average daily rate £425 £413 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.80 £15.40 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +5 7 - -
Surrey -4 7 £450 - 4
Hampshire +6 6 £375 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £450 -7.21% 1
Berkshire -1 2 £400 -17.94%
Middlesex -1 2 £416 -
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 44 (68.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 44 (68.75%) SAP CO
3 41 (64.06%) Finance
4 12 (18.75%) ERP
5 11 (17.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (15.63%) SAP BW
7 9 (14.06%) Procure-to-pay
8 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.50%) SAP ERP
9 7 (10.94%) Test Management
9 7 (10.94%) Migration
10 6 (9.38%) SAP BPC
10 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
10 6 (9.38%) SAP SD
10 6 (9.38%) SAP MM
10 6 (9.38%) General Ledger
11 5 (7.81%) SAP FI-CA
11 5 (7.81%) Degree
11 5 (7.81%) webMethods
11 5 (7.81%) CCA
11 5 (7.81%) Oracle
11 5 (7.81%) SAP XI
11 5 (7.81%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (7.81%) SAP PSCD
11 5 (7.81%) Revenue Management
11 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
12 4 (6.25%) ISEB
12 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (68.75%) SAP CO
1 44 (68.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (12.50%) SAP ERP
3 6 (9.38%) SAP BPC
3 6 (9.38%) SAP MM
3 6 (9.38%) SAP SD
4 5 (7.81%) SAP FI-CA
4 5 (7.81%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (4.69%) SAP FI-AA
5 3 (4.69%) SAP PS
6 2 (3.13%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.56%) Bankmaster
7 1 (1.56%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (1.56%) SAP FI-AR
7 1 (1.56%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.56%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.56%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SAP BW
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) QlikView
General
1 41 (64.06%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) General Ledger
2 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Billing
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Consultant
2 32 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (32.81%) SAP FI Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) SAP CO Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) SAP Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) SAP FI Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) SAP Financial Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Manager
8 4 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Trainer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) SAP XI
2 3 (4.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Economics
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.56%) Derivative
3 1 (1.56%) FMCG
3 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) ERP
2 11 (17.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (14.06%) Procure-to-pay
4 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.94%) Migration
5 7 (10.94%) Test Management
6 5 (7.81%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Revenue Management
7 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.25%) Logistics
7 4 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.69%) Demand Management
8 3 (4.69%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Project Management
8 3 (4.69%) SDLC
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) ABAP
1 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) CCA
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) ISEB
2 4 (6.25%) SAP Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) AICPA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) webMethods
3 4 (6.25%) Ariba
4 3 (4.69%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) OpenText
6 1 (1.56%) CA
6 1 (1.56%) Fundtech
6 1 (1.56%) MicroStrategy