The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 65 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.33% 6.45% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £550 £438 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £21.00
Business Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
43 31 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.97% 7.33% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 22
Average daily rate £413 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £273 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £1,250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP FI
UK

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAP FI
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP FI across the Wales region.

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales -15 1 £550 +25.71%
SAP FI
UK

SAP FI
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) SAP FI-FM
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (50.00%) CIPFA
3 2 (50.00%) CIMA
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI-FM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CIPFA
1 2 (50.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP