The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI-GL 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-GL 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 General Ledger Accounting (FI-GL)
Rank 567 533 579
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +46
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-GL 20 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Average daily rate £450 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £413 £500
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
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-GL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP FI-GL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP FI-GL
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP FI-GL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI-GL
Daily Rate Histogram

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

SAP FI-GL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP FI-GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 28 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (71.43%) SAP FI
2 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 20 (71.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (71.43%) SAP CO
3 18 (64.29%) General Ledger
4 12 (42.86%) SAP BW
5 11 (39.29%) Cash Management
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Banking
8 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Reference Data
9 3 (10.71%) Migration
9 3 (10.71%) ACCA
10 2 (7.14%) Project Management
10 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 1 (3.57%) QA
11 1 (3.57%) SAP FI-AP
11 1 (3.57%) SAP FI-AR
11 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.57%) System Testing
11 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
11 1 (3.57%) Logistics
11 1 (3.57%) Data Management
11 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (3.57%) SAP ECC
11 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
11 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy

SAP FI-GL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (71.43%) SAP FI
1 20 (71.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 20 (71.43%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (3.57%) SAP ECC
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 18 (64.29%) General Ledger
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Architect
1 11 (39.29%) Solutions Architect
1 11 (39.29%) SAP Architect
1 11 (39.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Director
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Cash Management
2 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) System Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Logistics
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.57%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Ariba
2 1 (3.57%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.57%) CODA
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle