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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 495 446 419
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -27
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 157 203 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.54% 4.25% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 90 81
Median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.16% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4432 4773 5456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.21% 8.36% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2653 2703 2853
Median daily rate £438 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 58 74
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.08 £43.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -22.41%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -34 148 £425 -15.84% 24
London -38 45 £390 -25.71% 7
South East +15 30 £436 -20.75% 3
South West +19 21 £410 +2.50% 3
Berkshire +12 14 £436 -
West Sussex -8 9 £200 -63.63% 1
East of England +26 8 £425 +11.84% 2
Somerset - 7 £385 -
Reading - 7 £425 -
Bedfordshire +9 6 £431 +26.83%
North West +7 6 £550 - 7
East Midlands +1 6 £525 +10.52% 1
Bristol - 6 £450 - 1
West Midlands -45 5 £363 -21.62% 1
West Yorkshire +3 4 £363 -39.58%
Yorkshire -1 4 £363 -25.64%
Midlands -4 4 £500 -
Worthing -6 4 - - 1
Luton - 4 £425 -
Hampshire +3 3 £525 -16.00%
Milton Keynes +19 2 £363 -39.58%
South Wales +16 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £363 -39.58%
Wales +13 2 - -
Manchester -2 2 £410 -
Warwickshire -7 2 £363 -15.94%
Leicester - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 302 (100.00%) SAP
2 232 (76.82%) SAP CO
3 229 (75.83%) SAP FI/CO
4 123 (40.73%) Finance
5 41 (13.58%) Migration
6 35 (11.59%) Data Migration
7 30 (9.93%) Project Management
8 26 (8.61%) ERP
9 24 (7.95%) General Ledger
9 24 (7.95%) Record to Report
10 23 (7.62%) ABAP
10 23 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
12 21 (6.95%) Procure-to-Pay
13 20 (6.62%) LSMW
13 20 (6.62%) SAP MM
14 19 (6.29%) SAP FI-CA
15 18 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (5.96%) Banking
15 18 (5.96%) SAP BW
16 16 (5.30%) Workflow
16 16 (5.30%) Manufacturing
16 16 (5.30%) SAP SD
16 16 (5.30%) CRM
16 16 (5.30%) SAP HANA
17 15 (4.97%) CCA
17 15 (4.97%) Change Management
17 15 (4.97%) Retail
17 15 (4.97%) Integration Testing
18 14 (4.64%) SAP PSCD

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 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.66%) Mingle
5 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 232 (76.82%) SAP CO
2 229 (75.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (6.62%) SAP MM
4 19 (6.29%) SAP FI-CA
5 16 (5.30%) SAP SD
6 14 (4.64%) SAP FSCM
6 14 (4.64%) SAP PSCD
7 12 (3.97%) SAP ERP
8 11 (3.64%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 11 (3.64%) SAP FI-AP
9 10 (3.31%) SAP HCM
9 10 (3.31%) SAP PS
10 9 (2.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (2.98%) SAP PP
11 7 (2.32%) SAP BPC
11 7 (2.32%) SAP CRM
12 6 (1.99%) SAP FI-GL
13 5 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (1.66%) SAP MDM
13 5 (1.66%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
1 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) Firewall
1 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.96%) SAP BW
2 16 (5.30%) SAP HANA
3 6 (1.99%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (1.99%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.66%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.33%) Lumira
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (6.62%) LSMW
2 4 (1.32%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.32%) Selenium
2 4 (1.32%) WinRunner
3 2 (0.66%) JIRA
3 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.33%) Ant
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 123 (40.73%) Finance
2 24 (7.95%) General Ledger
3 18 (5.96%) Banking
4 16 (5.30%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.97%) Retail
6 13 (4.30%) Billing
7 11 (3.64%) Legal
8 9 (2.98%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.32%) French Language
10 4 (1.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.66%) Automotive
11 2 (0.66%) Czech Language
11 2 (0.66%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.66%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 154 (50.99%) Consultant
2 145 (48.01%) SAP Consultant
3 103 (34.11%) SAP FI Consultant
4 74 (24.50%) SAP CO Consultant
5 73 (24.17%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 47 (15.56%) Analyst
7 32 (10.60%) SAP Analyst
8 29 (9.60%) SAP Manager
9 20 (6.62%) SAP FI Analyst
10 18 (5.96%) Project Manager
10 18 (5.96%) SAP Project Manager
10 18 (5.96%) Test Analyst
11 15 (4.97%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.30%) SAP Trainer
12 13 (4.30%) Trainer
13 12 (3.97%) SAP Test Analyst
14 11 (3.64%) Architect
14 11 (3.64%) SAP Architect
15 10 (3.31%) SAP Business Analyst
15 10 (3.31%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.65%) BAPI
2 7 (2.32%) SAP XI
3 5 (1.66%) SAP Fiori
3 5 (1.66%) Web Services
4 4 (1.32%) SAP CO-PA
5 3 (0.99%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (0.99%) XML
6 2 (0.66%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.66%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.33%) EDI
7 1 (0.33%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (1.99%) Data Conversion
3 5 (1.66%) Data Extraction
4 4 (1.32%) AS400
4 4 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 3 (0.99%) FMCG
5 3 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (0.99%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.66%) User Experience
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.33%) Solaris
1 1 (0.33%) Unix
1 1 (0.33%) VMS
1 1 (0.33%) Windows
1 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (13.58%) Migration
2 35 (11.59%) Data Migration
3 30 (9.93%) Project Management
4 26 (8.61%) ERP
5 24 (7.95%) Record to Report
6 23 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
8 21 (6.95%) Procure-to-Pay
9 18 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (5.30%) CRM
10 16 (5.30%) Workflow
11 15 (4.97%) Change Management
11 15 (4.97%) Integration Testing
12 12 (3.97%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (3.64%) Business Analysis
14 9 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (2.98%) Order to Cash
14 9 (2.98%) Test Scripting
15 8 (2.65%) Test Management
16 7 (2.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.62%) ABAP
2 8 (2.65%) SQL
3 5 (1.66%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.99%) C
5 2 (0.66%) Java
6 1 (0.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 15 (4.97%) CCA
2 10 (3.31%) ACCA
2 10 (3.31%) CIMA
3 7 (2.32%) ISEB
4 5 (1.66%) Degree
5 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.66%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) AAT
7 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.33%) MBA
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.32%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.99%) SLA
4 2 (0.66%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 302 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.65%) OpenText
2 8 (2.65%) Oracle
3 6 (1.99%) HP
3 6 (1.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.99%) webMethods
4 5 (1.66%) Ariba
5 4 (1.32%) Concur
6 3 (0.99%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.66%) CODA
7 2 (0.66%) Rally
7 2 (0.66%) Remedy
7 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.66%) Sun
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe
8 1 (0.33%) Citrix
8 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.33%) ReadSoft
8 1 (0.33%) Sage
8 1 (0.33%) VMware
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