The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 498 373 322
Rank change year-on-year
-125 -51
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 128 249 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.13% 5.17% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 102 132
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £327 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- -46.47%

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
4095 4813 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.29% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 2729 2437
Average daily rate £438 £446 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 38 59
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £27.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.57 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -100 110 £475 +5.55% 41
London -21 56 £500 +25.00% 12
South East +8 27 £450 +2.85% 6
Surrey -8 7 £450 - 3
West Sussex +3 6 - - 1
City of London +31 5 £480 +47.69% 1
Hampshire +3 5 £375 -6.25%
East of England -14 5 £501 +5.36% 11
North West -34 5 £320 -37.10% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £450 -7.21% 1
Bedfordshire +9 3 £501 -9.00% 3
Worthing -1 3 - - 1
West Midlands -26 3 £575 +24.32% 2
Basingstoke - 3 £350 -
Weybridge - 3 £413 -
Taunton +12 2 - -
Berkshire +4 2 £400 -17.94% 1
South West +4 2 - - 3
Somerset +2 2 - -
Brentford -1 2 £400 -11.11%
Middlesex -3 2 £416 -
Cheshire -7 2 £320 -21.23% 2
Coventry -7 2 £563 -
Manchester -26 2 £500 -3.38% 1
Warrington - 2 £320 -
Milton Keynes +2 1 £350 -27.83% 1
Reading -4 1 £400 -23.80% 1
Hertfordshire -5 1 - - 5
Wales -12 1 £400 -27.27%
Yorkshire -23 1 £525 +54.41% 1

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP FI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP FI.

1 291 (100.00%) SAP
2 219 (75.26%) SAP CO
3 214 (73.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 161 (55.33%) Finance
5 35 (12.03%) ERP
6 28 (9.62%) Migration
7 27 (9.28%) SAP BW
8 26 (8.93%) Procure-to-pay
8 26 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (8.59%) Project Management
10 24 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (7.90%) SAP MM
11 23 (7.90%) Manufacturing
12 21 (7.22%) ABAP
13 20 (6.87%) SAP Implementation
13 20 (6.87%) General Ledger
14 19 (6.53%) SAP SD
14 19 (6.53%) SAP BPC
15 18 (6.19%) SQL
16 17 (5.84%) Test Scripting
17 16 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (5.50%) OpenText
17 16 (5.50%) Retail
17 16 (5.50%) Degree
18 15 (5.15%) CCA
18 15 (5.15%) SAP Certification
18 15 (5.15%) Data Migration
19 14 (4.81%) Data Modelling
19 14 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (4.81%) SAP ERP

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAP FI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAP FI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.06%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.37%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.41%) MS Office
2 6 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 219 (75.26%) SAP CO
2 214 (73.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 23 (7.90%) SAP MM
4 19 (6.53%) SAP BPC
4 19 (6.53%) SAP SD
5 14 (4.81%) SAP ERP
6 8 (2.75%) SAP PS
7 7 (2.41%) SAP FI-CA
7 7 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (2.41%) SAP PM
8 6 (2.06%) SAP FI-AA
9 5 (1.72%) SAP IS-U
9 5 (1.72%) SAP PSCD
10 4 (1.37%) Maximo
10 4 (1.37%) SAP PP
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (1.03%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.03%) SAP HR
11 3 (1.03%) SAP QM
11 3 (1.03%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.28%) SAP BW
2 10 (3.44%) SAP HANA
3 5 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.72%) SAP BI
4 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.34%) Lumira
7 1 (0.34%) QlikView
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (0.69%) LSMW
3 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
General
1 161 (55.33%) Finance
2 23 (7.90%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.87%) General Ledger
4 16 (5.50%) Retail
5 13 (4.47%) Banking
6 9 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.75%) Billing
8 6 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.72%) Legal
10 3 (1.03%) French Language
10 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.03%) Turkish Language
11 2 (0.69%) Advertising
11 2 (0.69%) Automotive
11 2 (0.69%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.69%) Front Office
11 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.34%) Electronics
12 1 (0.34%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (42.27%) Consultant
2 120 (41.24%) SAP Consultant
3 89 (30.58%) SAP FI Consultant
4 68 (23.37%) SAP CO Consultant
5 67 (23.02%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 57 (19.59%) Analyst
7 52 (17.87%) SAP Analyst
8 31 (10.65%) SAP FI Analyst
9 28 (9.62%) SAP Manager
10 24 (8.25%) Project Manager
11 20 (6.87%) SAP Project Manager
12 15 (5.15%) SAP Support
13 13 (4.47%) Test Analyst
14 12 (4.12%) Business Analyst
14 12 (4.12%) Functional Consultant
14 12 (4.12%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 12 (4.12%) SAP Tester
14 12 (4.12%) Tester
15 11 (3.78%) Financial Analyst
15 11 (3.78%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.75%) SAP XI
2 5 (1.72%) XML
3 4 (1.37%) BAPI
3 4 (1.37%) EDI
3 4 (1.37%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (1.03%) SAPUI5
4 3 (1.03%) Web Services
5 2 (0.69%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.69%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.69%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.34%) SAP CO-PA
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (1.72%) FMCG
4 4 (1.37%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.03%) User Experience
6 2 (0.69%) Economics
7 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.34%) PMI
7 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.03%) ERP
2 28 (9.62%) Migration
3 26 (8.93%) Procure-to-pay
4 25 (8.59%) Project Management
5 24 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (6.87%) SAP Implementation
7 17 (5.84%) Test Scripting
8 16 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (5.15%) Data Migration
10 14 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.81%) Data Modelling
11 12 (4.12%) Change Management
11 12 (4.12%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (3.44%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (3.09%) CRM
13 9 (3.09%) Translating Business Requirements
14 8 (2.75%) Business Transformation
14 8 (2.75%) Logistics
14 8 (2.75%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.22%) ABAP
2 18 (6.19%) SQL
3 6 (2.06%) Java
3 6 (2.06%) VBA
4 5 (1.72%) C
5 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.37%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (5.50%) Degree
2 15 (5.15%) CCA
2 15 (5.15%) SAP Certification
3 8 (2.75%) ISEB
4 5 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) CIMA
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.75%) Data Quality
1 8 (2.75%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) AICPA
Systems Management
1 9 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 291 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (5.50%) OpenText
3 11 (3.78%) Oracle
4 8 (2.75%) Ariba
5 7 (2.41%) HP
6 6 (2.06%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.72%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.72%) webMethods
8 2 (0.69%) Concur
8 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.69%) Yardi
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe
9 1 (0.34%) CA
9 1 (0.34%) Cognos
9 1 (0.34%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.34%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
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