Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 552 502 600
Rank change year-on-year -50 +98 -106
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 320 324 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.37% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.58% 4.28% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 178 140
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £360 £342 £313
90th Percentile £715 £650 £614
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
England median hourly rate £34.00 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.22% - -
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £11.25 -
% change year-on-year +202.22% - -

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 6,980 7,568 7,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.49% 8.57% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,251 4,685 4,564
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.93% -1.59%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £612
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 79 106
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% -30.07% +34.70%
10th Percentile £9.98 £9.80 £13.38
90th Percentile £57.95 £65.50 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -30.56% +21.01%

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 20 February 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
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 20 February 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 -29 131 £523 +11.17% 4
South East 0 55 £500 +17.65% 3
North of England +30 39 £444 -8.51% 6
North West +3 28 £475 -2.06% 6
East of England +2 23 £525 +27.27% 4
Midlands -20 22 £468 -1.58% 4
South West +1 15 £550 +29.41% 2
East Midlands -3 14 £500 +19.05% 1
Yorkshire +7 11 £363 -30.95%
West Midlands -6 6 £413 -14.95% 3
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 320 (100.00%) SAP
2 266 (83.13%) SAP CO
3 265 (82.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 197 (61.56%) Finance
5 41 (12.81%) Migration
6 38 (11.88%) SAP S/4HANA
7 30 (9.38%) Manufacturing
7 30 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 29 (9.06%) Project Management
9 28 (8.75%) SAP BW
9 28 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (8.75%) IFRS
9 28 (8.75%) Procure-to-Pay
10 27 (8.44%) SAP HANA
10 27 (8.44%) SAP MM
11 26 (8.13%) Banking
11 26 (8.13%) Retail
12 25 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (7.81%) Record to Report
13 24 (7.50%) General Ledger
14 22 (6.88%) ERP
15 20 (6.25%) Asset Management
16 19 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (5.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (5.31%) SAP BPC
18 15 (4.69%) SAP Implementation
18 15 (4.69%) Business Analysis
18 15 (4.69%) SAP SD
18 15 (4.69%) Scenario Testing

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 7 (2.19%) Documentum
2 6 (1.88%) CMS
3 5 (1.56%) Confluence
4 3 (0.94%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 17 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 266 (83.13%) SAP CO
2 265 (82.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 38 (11.88%) SAP S/4HANA
4 27 (8.44%) SAP MM
5 17 (5.31%) SAP BPC
6 15 (4.69%) SAP SD
7 13 (4.06%) SAP FSCM
8 12 (3.75%) Maximo
9 10 (3.13%) SAP ERP
10 9 (2.81%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 8 (2.50%) SAP PS
12 7 (2.19%) HFM
13 4 (1.25%) SAP CRM
13 4 (1.25%) SAP FI-AP
13 4 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (1.25%) SAP Retail
13 4 (1.25%) SAP Travel Management
14 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
14 3 (0.94%) SAP FI-GL
14 3 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.31%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.75%) SAP BW
2 27 (8.44%) SAP HANA
3 13 (4.06%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.88%) MS Access
6 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.56%) JIRA
2 4 (1.25%) LSMW
General
1 197 (61.56%) Finance
2 30 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.13%) Banking
3 26 (8.13%) Retail
4 24 (7.50%) General Ledger
5 17 (5.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.13%) Billing
7 9 (2.81%) Legal
8 6 (1.88%) Automotive
9 5 (1.56%) Advertising
9 5 (1.56%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.25%) Back Office
11 3 (0.94%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.63%) French Language
12 2 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.63%) Retail Finance
12 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.31%) Front Office
13 1 (0.31%) German Language
13 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 165 (51.56%) Consultant
2 160 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 127 (39.69%) SAP FI Consultant
4 101 (31.56%) SAP CO Consultant
5 99 (30.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 54 (16.88%) Analyst
7 42 (13.13%) SAP Analyst
8 28 (8.75%) SAP FI Analyst
9 23 (7.19%) SAP Manager
10 20 (6.25%) Business Analyst
11 19 (5.94%) SAP Business Analyst
12 18 (5.63%) Project Manager
12 18 (5.63%) SAP Financial Consultant
12 18 (5.63%) SAP Project Manager
13 17 (5.31%) Architect
13 17 (5.31%) SAP Architect
14 13 (4.06%) SAP FI Business Analyst
15 12 (3.75%) Functional Consultant
15 12 (3.75%) SAP CO Business Analyst
15 12 (3.75%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.81%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (2.19%) EDI
2 7 (2.19%) SAP CO-PA
3 3 (0.94%) Web Services
4 2 (0.63%) IDoc
5 1 (0.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.31%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.31%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.75%) FMCG
2 9 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.56%) Reference Data
4 4 (1.25%) e-Learning
5 3 (0.94%) EPoS
5 3 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (0.94%) Robotics
6 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.31%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (12.81%) Migration
2 30 (9.38%) Data Migration
3 29 (9.06%) Project Management
4 28 (8.75%) Procure-to-Pay
4 28 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (7.81%) Record to Report
6 22 (6.88%) ERP
7 20 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 19 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (4.69%) Business Analysis
9 15 (4.69%) SAP Implementation
9 15 (4.69%) Scenario Testing
10 14 (4.38%) Logistics
10 14 (4.38%) Test Scripting
11 12 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (3.75%) Change Management
12 11 (3.44%) CRM
12 11 (3.44%) Integration Testing
12 11 (3.44%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.38%) ABAP
2 5 (1.56%) SQL
3 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (3.44%) Degree
2 9 (2.81%) SAP Certification
3 6 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.56%) ACCA
4 5 (1.56%) CCA
4 5 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.25%) CIMA
5 4 (1.25%) ISEB
5 4 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.31%) AAT
6 1 (0.31%) CFA
6 1 (0.31%) CISA
6 1 (0.31%) ICAEW
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.75%) IFRS
2 6 (1.88%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.25%) GxP
3 4 (1.25%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 320 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (2.81%) HP
2 9 (2.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.19%) Hyperion
4 6 (1.88%) Ariba
5 4 (1.25%) Concur
5 4 (1.25%) hybris
5 4 (1.25%) OpenText
6 3 (0.94%) Blue Prism
6 3 (0.94%) Kofax
7 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.31%) Cognos
8 1 (0.31%) Dell
8 1 (0.31%) IBM
8 1 (0.31%) IFS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle