The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP FI-AP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI-AP over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Accounts Payable (FI-AP)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 621 577
Rank change year-on-year +52 -44  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-AP 7 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.006% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.075% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £457 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £488
% change year-on-year - -12.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP FI-AP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3549 4001 4214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.45% 8.01% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2160 2456 2484
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 44 37
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £63.16 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

SAP FI-AP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAP FI-AP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI-AP in England

SAP FI-AP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI-AP in England

SAP FI-AP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI-AP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 6 £425 -
South East +19 1 - -
SAP FI-AP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI-AP 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 England region with a requirement for SAP FI-AP.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 6 (85.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (85.71%) SAP CO
3 5 (71.43%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (57.14%) Concur
4 4 (57.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) OpenText
6 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
6 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
7 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Retail
7 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 1 (14.29%) ABAP
7 1 (14.29%) SAP FSCM

SAP FI-AP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 6 (85.71%) SAP CO
2 6 (85.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (57.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Retail
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAP P2P Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Process Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) P2P Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP P2P Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Support
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) ABAP
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Concur
3 2 (28.57%) OpenText