The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI-CA 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-CA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Contract Accounting (FICA)
Rank 571 561 547
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-CA 24 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.041% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.50% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£415 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £560 £449
% change year-on-year
-24.86% +24.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4846 4674 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 9.06% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2508 2312
Average daily rate £440 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 87
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.03 £56.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

SAP FI-CA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP FI-CA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP FI-CA
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP FI-CA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI-CA
Top 4 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-CA within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
England -25 23 £415 -7.77%
Leeds - 1 £422 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £422 -
Yorkshire - 1 £422 -

SAP FI-CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP FI-CA 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-CA.

1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (80.49%) SAP FI
3 20 (48.78%) Finance
4 18 (43.90%) SAP PSCD
5 13 (31.71%) ERP
5 13 (31.71%) SAP ERP
6 12 (29.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (26.83%) Requirements Management
8 9 (21.95%) Test Management
9 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
9 8 (19.51%) CCA
10 7 (17.07%) CRM
10 7 (17.07%) Billing
11 6 (14.63%) General Ledger
11 6 (14.63%) SAP IS-U
11 6 (14.63%) SAP XI
12 5 (12.20%) webMethods
12 5 (12.20%) Revenue Management
13 4 (9.76%) SAP CO
14 3 (7.32%) French Language
14 3 (7.32%) Migration
14 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
15 2 (4.88%) Customer Segmentation
15 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
15 2 (4.88%) ABAP
15 2 (4.88%) Dutch Language
15 2 (4.88%) Data Conversion
15 2 (4.88%) Data Management
16 1 (2.44%) Logistics
16 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP FI-CA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP FI-CA 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-CA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 33 (80.49%) SAP FI
2 18 (43.90%) SAP PSCD
3 13 (31.71%) SAP ERP
4 6 (14.63%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (9.76%) SAP CO
6 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (2.44%) SAP MM
7 1 (2.44%) SAP PS
7 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
7 1 (2.44%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.44%) SAP BI
1 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 7 (17.07%) Billing
4 6 (14.63%) General Ledger
5 3 (7.32%) French Language
6 2 (4.88%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Consultant
2 35 (85.37%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) SAP FI Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) SAP PS Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) SAP BI Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Trainer
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ERP
2 12 (29.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Requirements Management
4 9 (21.95%) Test Management
5 7 (17.07%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) Revenue Management
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Customer Segmentation
8 2 (4.88%) Data Management
9 1 (2.44%) Logistics
9 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (2.44%) ETL
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.44%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CCA
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ACCA
2 1 (2.44%) CIMA
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (12.20%) webMethods
3 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.44%) CA