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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 433 492 422
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -70
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 189 154 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.45% 3.38% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 84 100
Median daily rate £465 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £543 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
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
4247 4561 5190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 8.27% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2663 2576 3039
Median daily rate £450 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 85 40
Median hourly rate £17.50 £33.71 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.08% +53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +102.63%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +46 179 £470 +4.44% 31
London +31 74 £500 +9.89% 11
North West +19 22 £400 +10.34% 5
South East +17 22 £425 -10.52% 4
South West +24 20 £425 -8.10% 3
Bristol - 17 £425 - 1
West Midlands -5 12 £490 +17.01% 1
Coventry - 9 £490 -
City of London -3 8 £425 -19.04% 1
Surrey +22 7 £360 -28.00% 1
Manchester +1 7 £540 - 4
East Midlands 0 7 £675 +50.00%
Cumbria - 7 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 5 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £360 -
West Sussex +5 4 £431 -
Berkshire -2 4 £525 -19.23% 2
Midlands +6 3 £475 +31.94%
East of England -7 3 £450 -5.26%
Merseyside - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Cheshire +19 2 £400 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £398 +32.50%
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Basildon - 2 £450 -
Macclesfield - 2 £400 -
Maidenhead - 2 £525 - 1
Essex - 2 £450 -
Somerset +23 1 £413 -

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 370 (100.00%) SAP
2 298 (80.54%) SAP CO
3 295 (79.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 204 (55.14%) Finance
5 46 (12.43%) Migration
6 43 (11.62%) General Ledger
7 37 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 33 (8.92%) ABAP
9 32 (8.65%) Project Management
10 31 (8.38%) Record to Report
11 30 (8.11%) SAP MM
11 30 (8.11%) Banking
12 29 (7.84%) SAP BW
13 28 (7.57%) SAP HANA
14 27 (7.30%) Procure-to-Pay
15 26 (7.03%) SAP FSCM
16 25 (6.76%) ERP
17 24 (6.49%) SAP Implementation
17 24 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (5.95%) Manufacturing
19 21 (5.68%) Retail
19 21 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (5.41%) LSMW
20 20 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
20 20 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
21 17 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
22 16 (4.32%) SAP SD
22 16 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
23 15 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 15 (4.05%) CRM

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 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 298 (80.54%) SAP CO
2 295 (79.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 30 (8.11%) SAP MM
4 26 (7.03%) SAP FSCM
5 16 (4.32%) SAP SD
6 12 (3.24%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 11 (2.97%) SAP FI-CA
8 9 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (2.43%) SAP PP
8 9 (2.43%) SAP PS
8 9 (2.43%) SAP SRM
9 7 (1.89%) SAP BPC
9 7 (1.89%) SAP ERP
10 6 (1.62%) SAP R/3
11 5 (1.35%) SAP HCM
11 5 (1.35%) SAP PSCD
12 4 (1.08%) Changepoint
12 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (1.08%) SAP CRM
12 4 (1.08%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.27%) Firewall
1 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.84%) SAP BW
2 28 (7.57%) SAP HANA
3 17 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (3.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 10 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.54%) GIS
8 1 (0.27%) MS Access
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (5.41%) LSMW
2 2 (0.54%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.54%) Selenium
2 2 (0.54%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.27%) PowerDesigner
General
1 204 (55.14%) Finance
2 43 (11.62%) General Ledger
3 30 (8.11%) Banking
4 22 (5.95%) Manufacturing
5 21 (5.68%) Retail
6 10 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.35%) Dutch Language
7 5 (1.35%) French Language
7 5 (1.35%) German Language
8 4 (1.08%) Automotive
8 4 (1.08%) Electronics
8 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.81%) Billing
9 3 (0.81%) Publishing
10 2 (0.54%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) Back Office
10 2 (0.54%) Marketing
10 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 182 (49.19%) Consultant
2 175 (47.30%) SAP Consultant
3 127 (34.32%) SAP FI Consultant
4 101 (27.30%) SAP CO Consultant
4 101 (27.30%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 52 (14.05%) Analyst
6 46 (12.43%) SAP Analyst
7 34 (9.19%) SAP Manager
8 30 (8.11%) SAP FI Analyst
9 24 (6.49%) Project Manager
10 23 (6.22%) SAP Project Manager
11 21 (5.68%) Architect
11 21 (5.68%) SAP Architect
12 20 (5.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 20 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (4.86%) SAP Trainer
13 18 (4.86%) Trainer
14 16 (4.32%) SAP FI Trainer
15 15 (4.05%) SAP Financial Consultant
16 14 (3.78%) SAP CO Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.70%) BAPI
2 8 (2.16%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (0.54%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (0.54%) SAP XI
3 2 (0.54%) XML
4 1 (0.27%) EDI
4 1 (0.27%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.27%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (2.16%) Data Conversion
3 8 (2.16%) Data Extraction
4 6 (1.62%) Data Structures
4 6 (1.62%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.08%) AS400
5 4 (1.08%) FMCG
6 2 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.27%) PMI
7 1 (0.27%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.54%) Windows
2 1 (0.27%) Solaris
2 1 (0.27%) Unix
2 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (12.43%) Migration
2 37 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 32 (8.65%) Project Management
4 31 (8.38%) Record to Report
5 27 (7.30%) Procure-to-Pay
6 25 (6.76%) ERP
7 24 (6.49%) SAP Implementation
8 21 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (4.05%) Business Analysis
11 15 (4.05%) CRM
12 14 (3.78%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (3.51%) Integration Testing
14 12 (3.24%) ETL
14 12 (3.24%) Test Scripting
15 10 (2.70%) Asset Management
15 10 (2.70%) Order to Cash
16 9 (2.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.92%) ABAP
2 9 (2.43%) SQL
3 7 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (3.78%) CCA
2 11 (2.97%) ACCA
3 10 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.43%) CIMA
5 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.81%) Degree
7 3 (0.81%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.27%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.16%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.35%) SLA
3 4 (1.08%) QA
4 2 (0.54%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 370 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (2.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.89%) OpenText
3 7 (1.89%) Oracle
4 6 (1.62%) Adobe
4 6 (1.62%) Concur
4 6 (1.62%) Sun
5 5 (1.35%) Ariba
6 4 (1.08%) HP
7 3 (0.81%) Baan
7 3 (0.81%) Infor
7 3 (0.81%) Remedy
8 2 (0.54%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
8 2 (0.54%) webMethods
9 1 (0.27%) Citrix
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) VMware
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