The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI 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 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 Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 383 365 357
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 227 231 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.68% 4.94% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 113 95
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£435 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £454 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £44.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.81% -7.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £44.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-56.81% -7.36%

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
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP FI
Top 30 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 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
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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 -32 204 £435 -8.42% 35
London -24 84 £429 -12.94% 22
South East +15 63 £423 -13.33% 6
Buckinghamshire +2 15 £338 -38.63%
West Sussex +8 13 £420 -25.00% 1
Milton Keynes -2 12 £338 -38.63%
City of London -4 12 £325 -35.00% 3
North West -4 12 £340 -15.00% 2
East of England -8 12 £475 +23.37% 1
Berkshire +1 11 £475 +4.68% 3
Hertfordshire +8 10 £475 +5.55% 1
Surrey - 10 £499 - 1
West Midlands -14 9 £484 +42.27%
Manchester - 9 £320 - 2
Hampshire -16 7 £405 -
North East -20 7 £608 +71.12%
Midlands 0 5 - - 2
Maidenhead 0 4 £500 +6.03%
East Midlands +1 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 2 £608 +71.12%
South West -24 2 - -
Tyne and Wear -28 2 £608 +71.12%
Watford - 2 £460 -
Coventry - 2 £518 -
Reading +16 1 £550 +10.00%
Birmingham -4 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 £400 -11.35% 1
Bedfordshire -17 1 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 380 (100.00%) SAP
2 271 (71.32%) SAP CO
3 268 (70.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 164 (43.16%) Finance
5 39 (10.26%) Banking
5 39 (10.26%) SAP BW
6 34 (8.95%) ERP
7 33 (8.68%) SAP FI-CA
8 30 (7.89%) SAP Implementation
9 28 (7.37%) Migration
10 27 (7.11%) General Ledger
11 24 (6.32%) Manufacturing
11 24 (6.32%) Project Management
12 22 (5.79%) CRM
12 22 (5.79%) ABAP
12 22 (5.79%) Data Migration
13 21 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (5.26%) CCA
14 20 (5.26%) SAP SD
14 20 (5.26%) SAP ERP
15 19 (5.00%) SAP PSCD
16 18 (4.74%) Cash Management
16 18 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (4.74%) Business Analysis
16 18 (4.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (4.47%) Logistics
18 16 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (4.21%) Procure-to-pay
19 15 (3.95%) SAP BPC
19 15 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.37%) CMS
2 5 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.53%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (2.37%) MS Project
2 5 (1.32%) MS Office
3 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 271 (71.32%) SAP CO
2 268 (70.53%) SAP FI/CO
3 33 (8.68%) SAP FI-CA
4 20 (5.26%) SAP SD
4 20 (5.26%) SAP ERP
5 19 (5.00%) SAP PSCD
6 15 (3.95%) SAP BPC
7 14 (3.68%) SAP FI-AP
8 11 (2.89%) SAP MM
8 11 (2.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 10 (2.63%) SAP R/3
10 8 (2.11%) SAP PS
11 7 (1.84%) SAP FSCM
12 5 (1.32%) SAP CRM
12 5 (1.32%) SAP FI-GL
13 4 (1.05%) SAP Business One
13 4 (1.05%) SAP CS
14 3 (0.79%) SAP PP
14 3 (0.79%) SAP WM
14 3 (0.79%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) RTP
1 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.26%) SAP BW
2 8 (2.11%) SAP BI
3 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.26%) MS Access
5 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (1.84%) LSMW
General
1 164 (43.16%) Finance
2 39 (10.26%) Banking
3 27 (7.11%) General Ledger
4 24 (6.32%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (3.68%) Retail
7 12 (3.16%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.37%) Billing
9 5 (1.32%) French Language
9 5 (1.32%) German Language
10 3 (0.79%) Automotive
10 3 (0.79%) Legal
10 3 (0.79%) Marketing
11 2 (0.53%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.53%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 202 (53.16%) Consultant
2 196 (51.58%) SAP Consultant
3 92 (24.21%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 54 (14.21%) Analyst
5 48 (12.63%) SAP FI Consultant
6 38 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
7 31 (8.16%) Business Analyst
8 25 (6.58%) SAP Business Analyst
9 22 (5.79%) Trainer
9 22 (5.79%) SAP Trainer
10 20 (5.26%) SAP CO Consultant
11 16 (4.21%) SAP Manager
12 14 (3.68%) SAP Support
13 12 (3.16%) Functional Consultant
14 11 (2.89%) Senior Consultant
14 11 (2.89%) Project Manager
14 11 (2.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 10 (2.63%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 9 (2.37%) Developer
16 9 (2.37%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.11%) BAPI
2 7 (1.84%) SAP XI
3 4 (1.05%) SAP CO-PA
4 3 (0.79%) XML
4 3 (0.79%) SAP Business Workflow
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.53%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.53%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (0.53%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.26%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.26%) EDI
6 1 (0.26%) JMS
6 1 (0.26%) J2EE
6 1 (0.26%) XSLT
6 1 (0.26%) JDBC
6 1 (0.26%) SOAP
6 1 (0.26%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.26%) REST
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.63%) FMCG
3 9 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.05%) SWIFT
4 4 (1.05%) Data Conversion
5 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.26%) DTV
6 1 (0.26%) AS400
6 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.26%) GIS
6 1 (0.26%) PMI
6 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.26%) Equities
6 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.26%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (8.95%) ERP
2 30 (7.89%) SAP Implementation
3 28 (7.37%) Migration
4 24 (6.32%) Project Management
5 22 (5.79%) CRM
5 22 (5.79%) Data Migration
6 21 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (4.74%) Cash Management
7 18 (4.74%) Business Analysis
8 17 (4.47%) Logistics
9 16 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (4.21%) Procure-to-pay
10 15 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (3.42%) Test Management
12 12 (3.16%) Requirements Management
13 11 (2.89%) ITIL
14 9 (2.37%) Risk Management
14 9 (2.37%) Asset Management
15 8 (2.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.79%) ABAP
2 5 (1.32%) VBA
3 3 (0.79%) SQL
4 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.26%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 20 (5.26%) CCA
2 11 (2.89%) CIMA
3 8 (2.11%) Degree
3 8 (2.11%) ISEB
4 7 (1.84%) ACCA
5 3 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.53%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CISA
7 1 (0.26%) QiCA
7 1 (0.26%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.32%) SLA
3 4 (1.05%) GxP
4 3 (0.79%) QA
4 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 380 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (2.63%) Oracle
3 8 (2.11%) Ariba
4 7 (1.84%) webMethods
5 5 (1.32%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.79%) IBM
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.79%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.53%) Cognos
7 2 (0.53%) Primavera
7 2 (0.53%) Remedy
8 1 (0.26%) Open Text
8 1 (0.26%) Progress
8 1 (0.26%) Avaya
8 1 (0.26%) Software AG
8 1 (0.26%) CA
8 1 (0.26%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.26%) Informatica
8 1 (0.26%) HP
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