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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Contract Accounting (FICA)
Rank 578 587 543
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -44
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-CA 16 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.37% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
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£550 £400 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4345 4734 4432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.80% 8.57% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2429 2663 2251
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £14.40 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.34 £53.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

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 11 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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 +2 16 £550 +37.50%
South East +4 12 £550 -
West Sussex - 11 £550 -
London +5 2 £550 -
Chichester - 2 £550 -
Worthing - 2 £508 -
Solihull +5 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

SAP FI-CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (89.19%) SAP PSCD
3 31 (83.78%) SAP FI
4 27 (72.97%) ERP
5 26 (70.27%) Finance
5 26 (70.27%) SAP ERP
6 23 (62.16%) Requirements Management
7 20 (54.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (54.05%) Telecoms
8 18 (48.65%) Test Management
9 13 (35.14%) CCA
10 11 (29.73%) SAP XI
10 11 (29.73%) General Ledger
11 9 (24.32%) webMethods
12 8 (21.62%) CRM
13 7 (18.92%) Revenue Management
14 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
14 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
15 3 (8.11%) SAP IS-U
16 2 (5.41%) ABAP
16 2 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
16 2 (5.41%) SAP CO
17 1 (2.70%) LSMW
17 1 (2.70%) Data Management
17 1 (2.70%) SAP EP
17 1 (2.70%) SAP MDM
17 1 (2.70%) BAPI
17 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
17 1 (2.70%) Adobe
17 1 (2.70%) Oracle

SAP FI-CA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SAP EP
1 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 33 (89.19%) SAP PSCD
2 31 (83.78%) SAP FI
3 26 (70.27%) SAP ERP
4 3 (8.11%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (5.41%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.70%) SAP MDM
6 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.70%) SAP PS
6 1 (2.70%) SAP FSCM
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) LSMW
General
1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 20 (54.05%) Telecoms
3 11 (29.73%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Consultant
1 29 (78.38%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (5.41%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Architect
4 1 (2.70%) SAP PS Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Architect
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.70%) BAPI
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.70%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) ERP
2 23 (62.16%) Requirements Management
3 20 (54.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (48.65%) Test Management
5 8 (21.62%) CRM
6 7 (18.92%) Revenue Management
7 1 (2.70%) Data Management
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.70%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) ABAP
2 1 (2.70%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CCA
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) webMethods
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle