Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 682 523 526
Rank change year-on-year -159 +3 +80
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 150 338 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.58% 4.62% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 207 174
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £375 £330
90th Percentile £613 £705 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £5.00
UK median hourly rate - - £5.00

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 5,809 7,310 7,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.38% 7.91% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,461 4,506 4,764
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £305
90th Percentile £663 £650 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 64 76
England median hourly rate £33.71 £19.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.87% -13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.33 £6.75
90th Percentile £69.95 £60.12 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £35.75 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +58.89% - -35.71%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
London -63 71 £500 -4.76% 8
South East -12 24 £415 -17.00% 7
North of England -32 21 £525 +23.53% 1
North West -27 15 £550 +22.22% 1
Midlands -25 10 £415 -17.00% 3
East of England -2 8 £450 -13.04% 1
West Midlands -22 7 £508 +26.88% 2
Yorkshire -19 5 £425 +17.24%
East Midlands -9 3 £375 -25.00% 1
South West -42 1 - -
North East - 1 £413 -
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 150 (100.00%) SAP
2 117 (78.00%) SAP CO
3 115 (76.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 84 (56.00%) Finance
5 35 (23.33%) SAP S/4HANA
6 19 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (12.67%) SAP SD
7 17 (11.33%) Migration
7 17 (11.33%) SAP BPC
8 16 (10.67%) SAP MM
9 15 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 15 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (9.33%) IFRS
11 11 (7.33%) SAP HANA
11 11 (7.33%) Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (7.33%) Change Management
11 11 (7.33%) ABAP
11 11 (7.33%) ERP
12 10 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (6.67%) SAP BW
13 9 (6.00%) Project Management
13 9 (6.00%) Billing
13 9 (6.00%) Test Scripting
14 8 (5.33%) SAP FI-CA
14 8 (5.33%) Functional Testing
14 8 (5.33%) Revenue Recognition
14 8 (5.33%) Record to Report
15 7 (4.67%) Order to Cash
15 7 (4.67%) SAP PSCD
15 7 (4.67%) Revenue Management

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 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 117 (78.00%) SAP CO
2 115 (76.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 35 (23.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 19 (12.67%) SAP SD
5 17 (11.33%) SAP BPC
6 16 (10.67%) SAP MM
7 8 (5.33%) SAP FI-CA
8 7 (4.67%) SAP HR
8 7 (4.67%) SAP PSCD
9 5 (3.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 5 (3.33%) SAP PM
9 5 (3.33%) SAP PS
10 4 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (2.00%) SAP ERP
12 2 (1.33%) SAP HCM
12 2 (1.33%) SAP PP
12 2 (1.33%) SAP QM
12 2 (1.33%) SAP SM
13 1 (0.67%) SAP APO
13 1 (0.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.33%) SAP HANA
2 10 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.67%) MS Access
4 1 (0.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.67%) LSMW
2 2 (1.33%) JIRA
2 2 (1.33%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.67%) Hudson
3 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.67%) Toad
General
1 84 (56.00%) Finance
2 9 (6.00%) Billing
3 6 (4.00%) Legal
4 5 (3.33%) Back Office
4 5 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.33%) Retail
5 3 (2.00%) Advertising
5 3 (2.00%) Banking
5 3 (2.00%) French Language
5 3 (2.00%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.00%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.33%) Croatian Language
6 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.33%) Serbian Language
6 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 79 (52.67%) Consultant
2 78 (52.00%) SAP Consultant
3 51 (34.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 41 (27.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 41 (27.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 15 (10.00%) Analyst
5 15 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.33%) SAP Business Analyst
7 10 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.00%) SAP Manager
8 9 (6.00%) SAP Project Manager
9 7 (4.67%) SAP FI Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) SAP Trainer
10 6 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (2.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.33%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (0.67%) EDI
4 1 (0.67%) IDoc
4 1 (0.67%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.67%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.67%) FMCG
4 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.00%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.33%) Life Science
6 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (11.33%) Migration
3 15 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 15 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (7.33%) Change Management
4 11 (7.33%) ERP
4 11 (7.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 10 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.00%) Project Management
6 9 (6.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (5.33%) Functional Testing
7 8 (5.33%) Record to Report
7 8 (5.33%) Revenue Recognition
8 7 (4.67%) Order to Cash
8 7 (4.67%) Revenue Management
9 6 (4.00%) Workshop Facilitation
10 5 (3.33%) Business Transformation
10 5 (3.33%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.33%) ABAP
2 1 (0.67%) C
2 1 (0.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.33%) CCA
2 3 (2.00%) ACCA
2 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.33%) CIMA
3 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) CIPD
4 1 (0.67%) Degree
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) IFRS
2 3 (2.00%) GAAP
2 3 (2.00%) PMO
3 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.33%) GxP
3 2 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) GDPR
4 1 (0.67%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 150 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (4.00%) OpenText
3 4 (2.67%) Ariba
4 2 (1.33%) Informatica
4 2 (1.33%) webMethods
5 1 (0.67%) Citrix
5 1 (0.67%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) HP
5 1 (0.67%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.67%) Sage