Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 13 November 2019 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)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 553 717 526
Rank change year-on-year +164 -191 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 231 159 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.07% 2.64% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 79 203
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £400 £360 £363
90th Percentile £629 £615 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 - -

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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,675 6,028 7,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.36% 6.36% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,425 3,590 4,736
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £663 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 76
England median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £24.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +23.94% -21.92%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.67 £12.10
90th Percentile £63.75 £67.50 £54.33
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% +9.09% -11.93%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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
South East +75 72 £500 +17.65% 4
London +94 70 £525 - 3
North of England +37 33 £550 +18.92%
North West +18 29 £550 +4.76%
Midlands +50 15 £525 +5.00%
East of England +35 15 £550 +14.29% 1
West Midlands +38 10 £525 +5.00%
South West +10 6 £425 -15.00% 1
East Midlands +29 4 £650 +30.00%
North East +21 4 £650 +57.58%
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 231 (100.00%) SAP
2 188 (81.39%) SAP CO
3 186 (80.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 128 (55.41%) Finance
5 52 (22.51%) SAP S/4HANA
6 29 (12.55%) Manufacturing
7 25 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (10.82%) Record to Report
8 24 (10.39%) ERP
9 21 (9.09%) SAP BW
9 21 (9.09%) Migration
9 21 (9.09%) Accounts Receivable
10 20 (8.66%) SAP FI-CA
11 19 (8.23%) ABAP
11 19 (8.23%) Accounts Payable
12 18 (7.79%) Billing
12 18 (7.79%) General Ledger
12 18 (7.79%) Security Cleared
13 17 (7.36%) Business Analysis
14 16 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (6.93%) Workshop Facilitation
15 15 (6.49%) CCA
15 15 (6.49%) SAP PSCD
15 15 (6.49%) Revenue Management
15 15 (6.49%) Analytics
16 14 (6.06%) Unit Testing
17 13 (5.63%) SAP BPC
17 13 (5.63%) Ariba
18 12 (5.19%) Retail

SAP FI
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.43%) SAP EP
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.43%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 188 (81.39%) SAP CO
2 186 (80.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 52 (22.51%) SAP S/4HANA
4 20 (8.66%) SAP FI-CA
5 15 (6.49%) SAP PSCD
6 13 (5.63%) SAP BPC
7 12 (5.19%) SAP ERP
8 11 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (4.76%) SAP PS
9 9 (3.90%) SAP MM
10 6 (2.60%) SAP SD
11 5 (2.16%) SAP FSCM
12 4 (1.73%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 4 (1.73%) SAP HCM
12 4 (1.73%) SAP HR
12 4 (1.73%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (1.73%) SAP PP
13 3 (1.30%) SAP QM
14 2 (0.87%) SAP FI-AR
14 2 (0.87%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.76%) Power Platform
2 10 (4.33%) Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) Skype
2 1 (0.43%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 11 (4.76%) Power BI
3 8 (3.46%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.03%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (2.16%) LSMW
2 2 (0.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) PVCS
3 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 128 (55.41%) Finance
2 29 (12.55%) Manufacturing
3 18 (7.79%) Billing
3 18 (7.79%) General Ledger
4 12 (5.19%) Public Sector
4 12 (5.19%) Retail
5 8 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.60%) Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Bulgarian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.43%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 139 (60.17%) Consultant
2 135 (58.44%) SAP Consultant
3 108 (46.75%) SAP FI Consultant
4 84 (36.36%) SAP CO Consultant
5 83 (35.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 16 (6.93%) Analyst
6 16 (6.93%) Architect
7 15 (6.49%) SAP Architect
8 13 (5.63%) SAP Analyst
9 10 (4.33%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 10 (4.33%) SAP Trainer
9 10 (4.33%) Trainer
10 8 (3.46%) SAP FI Trainer
10 8 (3.46%) SAP Financial Consultant
10 8 (3.46%) SAP PS Consultant
10 8 (3.46%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.46%) SAP Support
10 8 (3.46%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.03%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.03%) BAPI
1 7 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
1 7 (3.03%) SAP XI
2 3 (1.30%) Web Services
3 2 (0.87%) Middleware
3 2 (0.87%) SAPUI5
3 2 (0.87%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.43%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.43%) SAP MI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.43%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.60%) FMCG
2 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.16%) e-Learning
3 4 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (1.73%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.87%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.43%) CMDB
6 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.43%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.43%) Derivative
6 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (10.82%) Record to Report
1 25 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (10.39%) ERP
3 21 (9.09%) Accounts Receivable
3 21 (9.09%) Migration
4 19 (8.23%) Accounts Payable
5 17 (7.36%) Business Analysis
6 16 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (6.93%) Workshop Facilitation
7 15 (6.49%) Analytics
7 15 (6.49%) Revenue Management
8 14 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 11 (4.76%) CRM
9 11 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
10 9 (3.90%) Data Architecture
10 9 (3.90%) Order to Cash
10 9 (3.90%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (3.46%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.23%) ABAP
2 5 (2.16%) SQL
3 2 (0.87%) C
4 1 (0.43%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.49%) CCA
3 12 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.16%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.73%) Degree
6 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.87%) PMP
6 2 (0.87%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) IFRS
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) GAAP
3 1 (0.43%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 231 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (5.63%) Ariba
3 10 (4.33%) Palantir
4 7 (3.03%) webMethods
5 6 (2.60%) Concur
6 3 (1.30%) HP
6 3 (1.30%) OpenText
6 3 (1.30%) Reuters
7 2 (0.87%) hybris
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle
7 2 (0.87%) Siebel
7 2 (0.87%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.43%) BT
8 1 (0.43%) CA
8 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.43%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase