Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 478 586
Rank change year-on-year -125 +108 -30
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 250 361 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.17% 4.94% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 188 154
England median daily rate £475 £478 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.52% +9.08% -12.45%
10th Percentile £363 £358 £295
90th Percentile £613 £613 £596
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.51% -11.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
England median hourly rate £18.75 £61.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.51% - -
UK median hourly rate £18.75 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -69.51% - -

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 6,001 7,306 8,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.38% 8.22% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,526 4,285 4,853
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £294
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 89
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.61% +6.73% +20.15%
10th Percentile £11.54 £13.00 £10.19
90th Percentile £58.25 £57.75 £75.06
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -23.33% -7.69% +44.44%

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 18 August 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI in England over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 August 2018. 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
London -87 95 £516 +3.25% 3
South East +26 69 £453 -13.81% 7
North of England -36 29 £450 +12.50% 2
North West -24 26 £450 +12.50% 1
East of England -2 15 £500 -2.44%
Midlands -45 11 £450 -11.76% 2
West Midlands -24 8 £400 - 2
Yorkshire -5 3 £450 +23.29% 1
East Midlands -28 2 £500 -1.96%
South West -38 2 £500 +25.00%
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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.

1 250 (100.00%) SAP
2 199 (79.60%) SAP CO
3 198 (79.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 129 (51.60%) Finance
5 30 (12.00%) SAP BW
6 27 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 24 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (9.60%) Procure-to-Pay
8 24 (9.60%) SAP S/4HANA
9 22 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (8.80%) Test Scripting
10 18 (7.20%) Migration
10 18 (7.20%) SAP HANA
11 16 (6.40%) SAP BPC
11 16 (6.40%) Data Analysis
12 14 (5.60%) SAP FI-CA
12 14 (5.60%) ERP
12 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.60%) CCA
12 14 (5.60%) Accounts Receivable
13 13 (5.20%) Accounts Payable
13 13 (5.20%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (5.20%) Security Cleared
13 13 (5.20%) Billing
14 12 (4.80%) General Ledger
14 12 (4.80%) SAP Implementation
14 12 (4.80%) Project Management
14 12 (4.80%) Manufacturing
14 12 (4.80%) GAP Analysis

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 (0.80%) Confluence
1 2 (0.80%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 199 (79.60%) SAP CO
2 198 (79.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 24 (9.60%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (6.40%) SAP BPC
5 14 (5.60%) SAP FI-CA
6 10 (4.00%) SAP ERP
6 10 (4.00%) SAP SD
7 9 (3.60%) SAP PSCD
8 8 (3.20%) SAP MM
9 7 (2.80%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (2.40%) SAP HR
11 5 (2.00%) HFM
12 4 (1.60%) SAP FSCM
13 3 (1.20%) SAP PS
14 2 (0.80%) SAP FI-AA
14 2 (0.80%) SAP FI-AP
14 2 (0.80%) SAP FI-GL
14 2 (0.80%) SAP HCM
14 2 (0.80%) SAP PM
14 2 (0.80%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) SaaS
1 3 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.00%) SAP BW
2 18 (7.20%) SAP HANA
3 13 (5.20%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (4.40%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (2.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.80%) MS Access
7 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) Power BI
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.80%) JIRA
2 5 (2.00%) LSMW
3 2 (0.80%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.80%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.80%) Zephyr
General
1 129 (51.60%) Finance
2 13 (5.20%) Billing
3 12 (4.80%) General Ledger
3 12 (4.80%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.40%) Retail
5 9 (3.60%) Banking
6 7 (2.80%) German Language
7 6 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.60%) Legal
10 3 (1.20%) Advertising
10 3 (1.20%) Czech Language
11 2 (0.80%) French Language
11 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.40%) Croatian Language
12 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Serbian Language
12 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 134 (53.60%) Consultant
2 133 (53.20%) SAP Consultant
3 97 (38.80%) SAP FI Consultant
4 75 (30.00%) SAP CO Consultant
5 74 (29.60%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 30 (12.00%) Analyst
7 23 (9.20%) SAP Analyst
8 13 (5.20%) SAP Manager
9 12 (4.80%) Architect
9 12 (4.80%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.40%) SAP FI Analyst
11 10 (4.00%) SAP Architect
12 9 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.20%) Data Analyst
13 8 (3.20%) SAP Business Analyst
13 8 (3.20%) Training Consultant
14 7 (2.80%) SAP Data Analyst
14 7 (2.80%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 7 (2.80%) SAP Trainer
14 7 (2.80%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.80%) EDI
2 6 (2.40%) SAP XI
3 4 (1.60%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (1.60%) Web Services
4 3 (1.20%) IDoc
4 3 (1.20%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (0.40%) .NET
5 1 (0.40%) Middleware
5 1 (0.40%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.40%) SAP BC
5 1 (0.40%) SAP MI
5 1 (0.40%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.40%) FMCG
3 4 (1.60%) e-Learning
3 4 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.80%) Life Science
5 2 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.40%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 24 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (9.60%) Procure-to-Pay
4 22 (8.80%) Test Scripting
4 22 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (7.20%) Migration
6 16 (6.40%) Data Analysis
7 14 (5.60%) Accounts Receivable
7 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (5.60%) ERP
8 13 (5.20%) Accounts Payable
9 12 (4.80%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (4.80%) Project Management
9 12 (4.80%) Record to Report
9 12 (4.80%) SAP Implementation
10 11 (4.40%) Business Analysis
10 11 (4.40%) Data Migration
10 11 (4.40%) Order to Cash
11 10 (4.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.40%) ABAP
2 5 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (0.40%) Java
3 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (5.60%) CCA
2 13 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.80%) Degree
3 7 (2.80%) SAP Certification
3 7 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.60%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.80%) ACCA
5 2 (0.80%) CIMA
6 1 (0.40%) CIPD
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.80%) IFRS
2 6 (2.40%) QA
3 4 (1.60%) GxP
3 4 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.60%) SEPA
4 2 (0.80%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 250 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (3.20%) Hyperion
3 5 (2.00%) Ariba
3 5 (2.00%) webMethods
4 4 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.20%) HP
5 3 (1.20%) Siebel
5 3 (1.20%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.80%) Cognos
6 2 (0.80%) Concur
6 2 (0.80%) hybris
6 2 (0.80%) IBM
6 2 (0.80%) ReadSoft
6 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix
7 1 (0.40%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.40%) OpenText
7 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.40%) Tableau
7 1 (0.40%) Workday