Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SAP FI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 108
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 -
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.90% 0.15% 0.096%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.79% 2.47% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £377 £400 £331
90th Percentile £494 £400 £454
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

SAP FI is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 76 81 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.68% 5.88% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 62
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -0.45%
10th Percentile £325 £309 £325
90th Percentile £675 £550 £600
North West median daily rate £450 £401 £413
% change year-on-year +12.36% -2.91% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £20.63 -
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.80
% change year-on-year +12.63% +16.75% +121.69%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SAP FI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in Cheshire

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI in Cheshire

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI in Cheshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI in Cheshire

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Alderley Edge - 3 £475 -
Macclesfield +6 1 - - 1
SAP FI
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (91.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (91.67%) SAP CO
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Hyperion
4 6 (50.00%) HFM
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (41.67%) MS Access
6 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (25.00%) Migration
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (8.33%) Data Management
9 1 (8.33%) hybris
9 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) SAP SD

SAP FI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (91.67%) SAP CO
1 11 (91.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (50.00%) HFM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MS Access
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Data Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP CO Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP CO Trainer
4 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Trainer
4 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Trainer
4 2 (16.67%) Trainer
5 1 (8.33%) Accountant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Hybris Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (8.33%) hybris