The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP General Ledger Accounting (FI-GL)
Rank 580 586 545
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -41
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-GL 16 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
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£550 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £630 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - £500
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
4138 4652 4349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.76% 8.79% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2575 2181
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 53 79
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.49 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.98% -0.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £52.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%

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 29 May 2015.

SAP FI-GL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP FI-GL
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-GL within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -20 11 £550 +22.22%
London +1 7 £550 +22.22%
Middlesex - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
South West - 1 £1,000 -
North West - 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Brentford - 1 £425 -
Bristol - 1 £1,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

SAP FI-GL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) GAAP
3 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) SAP BW
5 5 (25.00%) General Ledger
6 4 (20.00%) SAP HANA
6 4 (20.00%) SAP BI
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) Banking
7 3 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (15.00%) SAP CO
7 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) SAP FI
7 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) ERP
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) FMCG
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (5.00%) Investment Management

SAP FI-GL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (15.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (15.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.00%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (30.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 4 (20.00%) SAP BI
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SAP Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Architect
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) GAAP
2 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle