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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
Rank 460 508 390
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -118
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 141 128 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.25% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.52% 3.11% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 61 99
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £58.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - £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
4010 4112 4863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.81% 8.03% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2475 2468 2744
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 48 39
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £69.07 £58.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%

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 February 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 27 February 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 +29 129 £450 -2.70% 30
London +14 55 £450 -6.25% 10
East Midlands - 14 £415 -
South East +4 12 £438 +3.24% 4
North West +24 10 £485 +51.56% 4
West Midlands +14 9 £483 -16.98%
South West +5 9 £425 -32.00% 3
Bristol +9 7 £425 -32.00%
Derbyshire - 7 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £360 -
City of London -2 4 £375 -19.35% 1
Derby - 4 £475 -
Nottingham - 4 £340 -
Cheshire +28 3 £550 +71.87% 3
Surrey +6 3 £413 -6.77%
Birmingham +1 3 - -
East of England -6 3 £400 - 4
Colchester - 3 £400 -
Essex - 3 £400 -
Midlands - 3 £450 -
Manchester +11 2 £225 -55.00%
Coventry -5 2 £425 -24.44%
West Sussex -16 2 £450 - 1
Macclesfield - 2 £550 - 1
North East - 2 £480 -
Berkshire +11 1 £400 - 1
Hampshire +5 1 - -
Somerset +1 1 - - 1
Worthing -14 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 337 (100.00%) SAP
2 269 (79.82%) SAP CO
3 267 (79.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 198 (58.75%) Finance
5 40 (11.87%) General Ledger
6 33 (9.79%) Banking
6 33 (9.79%) Procure-to-Pay
7 29 (8.61%) Retail
7 29 (8.61%) SAP FSCM
7 29 (8.61%) ABAP
8 28 (8.31%) SAP BW
9 27 (8.01%) Migration
9 27 (8.01%) SAP Implementation
10 26 (7.72%) Project Management
11 25 (7.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 24 (7.12%) SAP HANA
13 23 (6.82%) ERP
14 22 (6.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 22 (6.53%) SAP MM
15 21 (6.23%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (5.64%) Data Migration
18 17 (5.04%) Manufacturing
18 17 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (4.75%) Record to Report
19 16 (4.75%) SAP S/4HANA
20 15 (4.45%) SAP SD
21 14 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
22 13 (3.86%) User Acceptance Testing
22 13 (3.86%) Test Scripting

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 (0.59%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Project
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 269 (79.82%) SAP CO
2 267 (79.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 29 (8.61%) SAP FSCM
4 25 (7.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 22 (6.53%) SAP MM
6 16 (4.75%) SAP S/4HANA
7 15 (4.45%) SAP SD
8 8 (2.37%) SAP SRM
9 7 (2.08%) SAP ERP
9 7 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (1.78%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (1.19%) SAP BPC
11 4 (1.19%) SAP FI-CA
11 4 (1.19%) SAP HR
12 3 (0.89%) SAP GTS
12 3 (0.89%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (0.89%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.89%) SAP PS
12 3 (0.89%) SAP PSCD
12 3 (0.89%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) Firewall
1 1 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.31%) SAP BW
2 24 (7.12%) SAP HANA
3 21 (6.23%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (3.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 7 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.19%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.89%) MS Access
8 1 (0.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.48%) LSMW
2 2 (0.59%) SilkTest
General
1 198 (58.75%) Finance
2 40 (11.87%) General Ledger
3 33 (9.79%) Banking
4 29 (8.61%) Retail
5 22 (6.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (5.04%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.08%) French Language
8 5 (1.48%) Dutch Language
8 5 (1.48%) German Language
8 5 (1.48%) Legal
9 4 (1.19%) Billing
10 3 (0.89%) Advertising
10 3 (0.89%) Automotive
10 3 (0.89%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.59%) Back Office
11 2 (0.59%) Publishing
11 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 172 (51.04%) Consultant
2 168 (49.85%) SAP Consultant
3 129 (38.28%) SAP FI Consultant
4 103 (30.56%) SAP CO Consultant
4 103 (30.56%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 52 (15.43%) Analyst
6 45 (13.35%) SAP Analyst
7 25 (7.42%) SAP FI Analyst
8 22 (6.53%) SAP Manager
9 21 (6.23%) SAP Financial Consultant
10 18 (5.34%) Architect
10 18 (5.34%) Developer
10 18 (5.34%) SAP Architect
11 17 (5.04%) SAP Developer
11 17 (5.04%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 17 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (4.45%) SAP Support
13 14 (4.15%) Business Analyst
13 14 (4.15%) SAP Trainer
13 14 (4.15%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.78%) SAP Fiori
1 6 (1.78%) XML
2 2 (0.59%) .NET
2 2 (0.59%) BAPI
2 2 (0.59%) EDI
2 2 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (0.59%) SAP XI
2 2 (0.59%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.30%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (2.08%) e-Learning
4 3 (0.89%) FMCG
5 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.59%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.30%) Life Science
6 1 (0.30%) PMI
6 1 (0.30%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.59%) Windows
2 1 (0.30%) Solaris
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (9.79%) Procure-to-Pay
2 27 (8.01%) Migration
2 27 (8.01%) SAP Implementation
3 26 (7.72%) Project Management
4 23 (6.82%) ERP
5 20 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (5.64%) Data Migration
7 17 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (4.75%) Record to Report
9 13 (3.86%) Test Scripting
9 13 (3.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (2.97%) Data Management
11 10 (2.97%) ITIL
11 10 (2.97%) Order to Cash
12 9 (2.67%) Cash Management
13 8 (2.37%) Logistics
14 7 (2.08%) Integration Testing
14 7 (2.08%) Test Strategy
14 7 (2.08%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.61%) ABAP
2 2 (0.59%) SAPscript
2 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.30%) Java
3 1 (0.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (2.97%) CCA
1 10 (2.97%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.08%) ACCA
4 6 (1.78%) CIMA
5 4 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.19%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.89%) Degree
7 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) ISEB
8 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.48%) SLA
2 3 (0.89%) QA
3 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) GAAP
4 1 (0.30%) IFRS
4 1 (0.30%) PMO
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 337 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (3.56%) OpenText
3 8 (2.37%) Concur
4 7 (2.08%) Adobe
5 3 (0.89%) Ariba
5 3 (0.89%) Baan
5 3 (0.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.89%) Oracle
5 3 (0.89%) Sun
6 2 (0.59%) HP
6 2 (0.59%) webMethods
7 1 (0.30%) Citrix
7 1 (0.30%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.30%) Infor
7 1 (0.30%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.30%) Remedy
7 1 (0.30%) VMware
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Edward Carter Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago