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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
Rank 430 488 378
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -110
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 153 139 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.00% 3.31% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 77 98
Median daily rate £450 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £370 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £5.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00

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
3827 4199 4961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.69% 8.26% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2389 2417 2841
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 75 34
Median hourly rate £23.00 £41.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +134.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £18.05 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +42 143 £450 -5.26% 31
London +9 56 £500 +4.16% 10
South East +5 18 £425 -5.55% 9
North West +38 13 £485 -3.00% 1
South West +23 13 £425 - 2
East Midlands +11 10 £380 -15.55%
West Midlands +9 10 £485 -11.81% 1
Bristol - 10 £425 - 1
Cumbria - 7 - -
Surrey +11 6 £360 -18.64% 2
City of London -5 6 £380 -20.83% 1
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 - -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £360 -
Berkshire +18 4 £525 - 2
East of England -2 4 £400 -16.71%
Coventry -12 4 £490 -12.88%
Derbyshire - 4 £470 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £360 -
Essex - 4 £400 -
Manchester +23 3 - -
Colchester - 3 £400 -
Nottingham - 3 £340 -
Maidenhead - 3 £525 -
West Sussex +3 2 £325 - 1
Midlands 0 2 £475 +21.01%
Derby - 2 £470 -
Yorkshire +18 1 £525 - 4
Brentford +7 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +6 1 £450 +12.50% 1
Middlesex +3 1 - -

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 342 (100.00%) SAP
2 269 (78.65%) SAP CO
3 266 (77.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 201 (58.77%) Finance
5 42 (12.28%) General Ledger
6 36 (10.53%) Migration
7 32 (9.36%) ABAP
8 31 (9.06%) SAP BW
9 30 (8.77%) SAP HANA
9 30 (8.77%) Procure-to-Pay
10 29 (8.48%) SAP MM
10 29 (8.48%) Banking
11 27 (7.89%) Data Migration
12 25 (7.31%) SAP Implementation
12 25 (7.31%) Project Management
13 24 (7.02%) Record to Report
14 23 (6.73%) ERP
15 22 (6.43%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (6.43%) SAP FSCM
16 20 (5.85%) Retail
16 20 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (5.26%) Manufacturing
18 18 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
20 15 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 15 (4.39%) OpenText VIM for SAP
21 13 (3.80%) SAP Data Services
21 13 (3.80%) SAP SD
22 12 (3.51%) CCA

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 2 (0.58%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.29%) MS Project
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 269 (78.65%) SAP CO
2 266 (77.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 29 (8.48%) SAP MM
4 22 (6.43%) SAP FSCM
5 15 (4.39%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 13 (3.80%) SAP SD
7 8 (2.34%) SAP FI-CA
7 8 (2.34%) SAP SRM
8 7 (2.05%) SAP ERP
9 6 (1.75%) SAP BPC
9 6 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (1.46%) SAP PS
11 4 (1.17%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (1.17%) SAP HR
11 4 (1.17%) SAP R/3
12 3 (0.88%) SAP FI-AA
12 3 (0.88%) SAP FI-GL
12 3 (0.88%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (0.88%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.88%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) Firewall
1 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.06%) SAP BW
2 30 (8.77%) SAP HANA
3 22 (6.43%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (3.80%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (3.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 9 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.58%) GIS
10 1 (0.29%) MS Access
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.92%) LSMW
2 1 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
General
1 201 (58.77%) Finance
2 42 (12.28%) General Ledger
3 29 (8.48%) Banking
4 20 (5.85%) Retail
5 18 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.46%) Billing
7 5 (1.46%) Dutch Language
7 5 (1.46%) French Language
7 5 (1.46%) German Language
8 3 (0.88%) Automotive
8 3 (0.88%) Electronics
8 3 (0.88%) Legal
8 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 2 (0.58%) Back Office
9 2 (0.58%) Publishing
9 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 172 (50.29%) Consultant
2 165 (48.25%) SAP Consultant
3 125 (36.55%) SAP FI Consultant
4 100 (29.24%) SAP CO Consultant
4 100 (29.24%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 43 (12.57%) Analyst
6 40 (11.70%) SAP Analyst
7 26 (7.60%) SAP FI Analyst
7 26 (7.60%) SAP Manager
8 21 (6.14%) Architect
8 21 (6.14%) SAP Architect
9 20 (5.85%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 20 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 18 (5.26%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 17 (4.97%) Developer
11 17 (4.97%) SAP Project Manager
11 17 (4.97%) SAP Trainer
11 17 (4.97%) Trainer
12 16 (4.68%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.05%) BAPI
1 7 (2.05%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (0.58%) SAP XI
3 2 (0.58%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.29%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.29%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (2.92%) Data Extraction
4 7 (2.05%) e-Learning
5 6 (1.75%) Data Conversion
6 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.17%) FMCG
7 2 (0.58%) AS400
7 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.58%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.29%) PMI
8 1 (0.29%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.29%) User Experience
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.58%) Windows
2 1 (0.29%) Solaris
2 1 (0.29%) Unix
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (10.53%) Migration
2 30 (8.77%) Procure-to-Pay
3 27 (7.89%) Data Migration
4 25 (7.31%) Project Management
4 25 (7.31%) SAP Implementation
5 24 (7.02%) Record to Report
6 23 (6.73%) ERP
7 20 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (3.51%) Test Scripting
11 11 (3.22%) Business Analysis
11 11 (3.22%) Order to Cash
12 10 (2.92%) CRM
12 10 (2.92%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (2.63%) Cash Management
13 9 (2.63%) ETL
13 9 (2.63%) Workflow
14 8 (2.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.36%) ABAP
2 7 (2.05%) SQL
3 5 (1.46%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.58%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (3.51%) CCA
2 11 (3.22%) ACCA
3 10 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.63%) CIMA
5 8 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.88%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.58%) Degree
8 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.05%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.46%) SLA
3 4 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.88%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 342 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (2.63%) Adobe
2 9 (2.63%) OpenText
3 6 (1.75%) Concur
4 5 (1.46%) Ariba
4 5 (1.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.46%) Sun
5 4 (1.17%) Oracle
6 3 (0.88%) Baan
6 3 (0.88%) Infor
7 2 (0.58%) HP
7 2 (0.58%) webMethods
8 1 (0.29%) Citrix
8 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.29%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.29%) Remedy
8 1 (0.29%) Sage
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.29%) VMware
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