The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 517 453 361
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -92
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 139 175 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.29% 3.94% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 91 121
Median daily rate £450 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00

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
4229 4444 4949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.17% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2607 2522 2783
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 55
Median hourly rate £26.75 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.60 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £50.20 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP FI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -47 129 £450 -8.16% 34
London -29 50 £450 -14.28% 10
South East -8 31 £425 -22.72% 5
Berkshire +1 12 £450 -17.24% 2
North West -10 11 £550 +25.71%
South West -5 9 £420 +12.00% 8
Manchester -11 7 £538 +19.44%
Milton Keynes - 6 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £300 -
Yorkshire +11 5 £400 -15.78%
West Midlands -17 5 £544 +14.47% 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
City of London +24 4 £525 -8.69%
Hampshire -1 4 £438 -30.00%
Midlands - 4 £500 -
Somerset +11 3 £405 +8.00%
Birmingham +4 3 £544 +35.93% 1
East of England +4 3 £350 +16.56% 6
Reading - 3 £475 -
Brentford +5 2 £450 -5.26%
Bristol +1 2 £525 -8.69% 1
Coventry -2 2 - -
Middlesex -2 2 £423 -
Bracknell -6 2 £438 -19.54% 1
West Sussex -32 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £475 -
Wales +12 1 - -
Hertfordshire +3 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire -2 1 £425 +41.66%
Surrey -11 1 £390 -29.09% 3

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 267 (100.00%) SAP
2 203 (76.03%) SAP CO
3 202 (75.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 116 (43.45%) Finance
5 25 (9.36%) Project Management
6 24 (8.99%) ERP
6 24 (8.99%) General Ledger
7 22 (8.24%) SAP BW
8 21 (7.87%) Migration
8 21 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (7.49%) Record to Report
10 19 (7.12%) Procure-to-Pay
11 18 (6.74%) SAP SD
11 18 (6.74%) SAP Implementation
12 15 (5.62%) Change Management
13 14 (5.24%) SAP MM
13 14 (5.24%) CCA
14 13 (4.87%) ABAP
14 13 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (4.87%) Data Migration
14 13 (4.87%) Banking
14 13 (4.87%) Billing
15 12 (4.49%) Manufacturing
16 11 (4.12%) Legal
16 11 (4.12%) SAP BPC
16 11 (4.12%) OpenText VIM for SAP
17 10 (3.75%) SAP HANA
17 10 (3.75%) Workflow
17 10 (3.75%) Retail
17 10 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.75%) Mingle
3 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 203 (76.03%) SAP CO
2 202 (75.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 18 (6.74%) SAP SD
4 14 (5.24%) SAP MM
5 11 (4.12%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 11 (4.12%) SAP BPC
6 10 (3.75%) SAP ERP
6 10 (3.75%) SAP FI-AP
6 10 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (3.37%) SAP FI-CA
8 8 (3.00%) SAP PM
8 8 (3.00%) SAP PSCD
9 7 (2.62%) SAP FSCM
10 6 (2.25%) SAP FI-GL
11 5 (1.87%) SAP CRM
11 5 (1.87%) SAP HCM
12 4 (1.50%) SAP HR
12 4 (1.50%) SAP PS
13 3 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
13 3 (1.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.37%) Firewall
1 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.24%) SAP BW
2 10 (3.75%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.37%) Lumira
5 1 (0.37%) QlikView
5 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.12%) LSMW
2 2 (0.75%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.75%) JIRA
2 2 (0.75%) Selenium
2 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.75%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.37%) Ant
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 116 (43.45%) Finance
2 24 (8.99%) General Ledger
3 13 (4.87%) Banking
3 13 (4.87%) Billing
4 12 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.12%) Legal
6 10 (3.75%) Retail
7 8 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.87%) French Language
8 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.75%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Automotive
9 2 (0.75%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.75%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (52.81%) Consultant
2 130 (48.69%) SAP Consultant
3 98 (36.70%) SAP FI Consultant
4 74 (27.72%) SAP CO Consultant
5 73 (27.34%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 41 (15.36%) Analyst
7 32 (11.99%) SAP Manager
8 29 (10.86%) SAP Analyst
9 23 (8.61%) Project Manager
10 21 (7.87%) SAP Project Manager
11 20 (7.49%) SAP FI Analyst
12 16 (5.99%) Business Analyst
13 15 (5.62%) SAP Trainer
13 15 (5.62%) Trainer
14 13 (4.87%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 12 (4.49%) Functional Consultant
16 10 (3.75%) Programme Manager
16 10 (3.75%) SAP Business Analyst
16 10 (3.75%) SAP FI Trainer
16 10 (3.75%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.62%) SAP XI
2 4 (1.50%) SAP PI
2 4 (1.50%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (1.12%) BAPI
3 3 (1.12%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (1.12%) Web Services
3 3 (1.12%) XML
4 2 (0.75%) EDI
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.75%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.75%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (0.37%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.37%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.12%) FMCG
3 3 (1.12%) SWIFT
3 3 (1.12%) User Experience
4 2 (0.75%) Economics
4 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.37%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.75%) VMS
2 1 (0.37%) Solaris
2 1 (0.37%) Windows
2 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (9.36%) Project Management
2 24 (8.99%) ERP
3 21 (7.87%) Migration
3 21 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (7.49%) Record to Report
5 19 (7.12%) Procure-to-Pay
6 18 (6.74%) SAP Implementation
7 15 (5.62%) Change Management
8 13 (4.87%) Data Migration
8 13 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (3.75%) Integration Testing
9 10 (3.75%) Workflow
10 9 (3.37%) CRM
10 9 (3.37%) Test Scripting
11 8 (3.00%) Logistics
11 8 (3.00%) Order to Cash
12 7 (2.62%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.62%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (2.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.87%) ABAP
2 5 (1.87%) C
3 4 (1.50%) SQL
4 2 (0.75%) Java
4 2 (0.75%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (5.24%) CCA
2 8 (3.00%) Degree
2 8 (3.00%) SAP Certification
3 7 (2.62%) ISEB
4 5 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.12%) CIMA
7 2 (0.75%) ACCA
7 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.62%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) AICPA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 267 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.37%) OpenText
3 6 (2.25%) Ariba
3 6 (2.25%) Oracle
4 4 (1.50%) HP
4 4 (1.50%) webMethods
5 3 (1.12%) Concur
5 3 (1.12%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.75%) CODA
6 2 (0.75%) Rally
6 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe
7 1 (0.37%) CA
7 1 (0.37%) Capita
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.37%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.37%) Sun
7 1 (0.37%) VMware
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