The first table below looks at the demand for SAP FI 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 116 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 6 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.86% 4.92% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Average daily rate
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£538 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £469 £444
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £62.50 -
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
323 244 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.16% 12.28% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 91 73
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £24.90 £26.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £54.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI
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 across the West Midlands region.

SAP FI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP FI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SAP FI Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP FI Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
Coventry -15 1 - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 2
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (84.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (84.00%) SAP CO
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (24.00%) Logistics
5 5 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 5 (20.00%) Automotive
5 5 (20.00%) SAP SD
5 5 (20.00%) VMS
6 4 (16.00%) ERP
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (8.00%) SAP CO-PA
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) ISEB
7 2 (8.00%) CCA
7 2 (8.00%) ABAP
8 1 (4.00%) MS Project
8 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.00%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (84.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 21 (84.00%) SAP CO
2 5 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
4 1 (4.00%) SAP PM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP HCM
4 1 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
2 10 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Architect
3 8 (32.00%) SAP Architect
4 7 (28.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 7 (28.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Support
6 1 (4.00%) Training Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (4.00%) SAP ALE
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Logistics
2 5 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (16.00%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (16.00%) ERP
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) CCA
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
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