The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI-CA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP FI-CA over the 3 months to 18 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 West Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Contract Accounting (FICA)
Rank 109 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-CA 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.055% -
As % of the Business Applications category 3.18% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £483 £445
% change year-on-year
-17.19% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
283 216 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.90% 11.79% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 92 91
Average daily rate £388 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 29 10
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £31.05 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
SAP FI-CA
England

SAP FI-CA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP FI-CA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI-CA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP FI-CA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI-CA
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI-CA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP FI-CA Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP FI-CA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP FI-CA 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-CA.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (92.31%) Billing
3 9 (69.23%) SAP IS-U
4 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (7.69%) Casewise
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) C
7 1 (7.69%) ABAP
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Mainframe

SAP FI-CA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP FI-CA 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-CA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (92.31%) Billing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) SAP ISU Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Management Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Project Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Casewise
2 1 (7.69%) IBM