The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 144 133 106
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.31% 0.090%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.83% 3.85% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £451
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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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 South West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
218 260 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.43% 8.05% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 165 84
Average daily rate £411 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £522 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.48% +69.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (60.00%) SAP CO
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) MS Project
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (10.00%) Billing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) System Testing
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
7 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (40.00%) MS Project
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (60.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Workstream Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft