The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI-AP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI-AP 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.

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 Accounts Payable (FI-AP)
Rank 575 536 582
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +46
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-AP 12 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £501 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

SAP FI-AP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP FI-AP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP FI-AP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP FI-AP within the UK.

SAP FI-AP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI-AP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI-AP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP FI-AP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP FI-AP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI-AP within the UK.

SAP FI-AP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI-AP
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI-AP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -84 9 £501 -
London - 8 £525 -
City of London - - - -

SAP FI-AP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP FI-AP 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-AP.

1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (52.17%) SAP FI
3 10 (43.48%) SAP Certification
3 10 (43.48%) Procure-to-pay
4 9 (39.13%) SAP CO
4 9 (39.13%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
5 8 (34.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (30.43%) Six Sigma
6 7 (30.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) SAP BW
9 4 (17.39%) SAP MM
9 4 (17.39%) Open Text
9 4 (17.39%) FMCG
10 2 (8.70%) Ariba
10 2 (8.70%) CCA
10 2 (8.70%) SAP FI-AR
10 2 (8.70%) SAP SRM
11 1 (4.35%) SAP FSCM
11 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
11 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
11 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
11 1 (4.35%) SAP FI-GL
11 1 (4.35%) Banking
11 1 (4.35%) Data Management
11 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling

SAP FI-AP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP FI-AP 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-AP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) SAP FI
2 9 (39.13%) SAP CO
2 9 (39.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (17.39%) SAP MM
4 2 (8.70%) SAP FI-AR
4 2 (8.70%) SAP SRM
5 1 (4.35%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (4.35%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (4.35%) SAP PS
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Travel Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
1 8 (34.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Consultant
2 16 (69.57%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) SAP P2P Consultant
4 6 (26.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) SAP CO Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) SAP FI Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.35%) SAP MM Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SAP SRM Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Procure-to-pay
2 7 (30.43%) Six Sigma
2 7 (30.43%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
3 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Management
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Logistics
3 1 (4.35%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SAP Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Open Text
3 2 (8.70%) Ariba
4 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft