Period
to 18 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 690 499 540
Rank change year-on-year -191 +41 +32
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 158 378 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.69% 4.93% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 206 177
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.49%
10th Percentile £359 £363 £313
90th Percentile £613 £650 £688
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £11.25
UK median hourly rate - - £11.25

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 5,874 7,672 8,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.27% 8.17% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,494 4,659 5,011
England median daily rate £475 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.74% +1.71%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
% change year-on-year - +7.95% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 76 91
England median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.68% +12.73%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.10 £10.23
90th Percentile £67.95 £65.28 £99.00
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +1.69% -4.84% +6.90%

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 November 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 18 November 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 -88 67 £513 +2.50% 3
South East -13 32 £403 -14.81% 6
North of England -42 21 £463 +8.82% 7
North West -33 15 £525 +23.53% 4
Midlands -42 9 £500 - 4
East of England -2 8 £481 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -24 7 £500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -7 5 £425 +20.57% 2
North East -4 1 £413 - 1
East Midlands -11 1 £500 -1.96% 1
South West -58 1 £500 -0.10%
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 125 (79.11%) SAP CO
3 123 (77.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 82 (51.90%) Finance
5 29 (18.35%) SAP S/4HANA
6 23 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (10.13%) SAP SD
7 16 (10.13%) Record to Report
8 15 (9.49%) IFRS
8 15 (9.49%) Procure-to-Pay
9 14 (8.86%) SAP HANA
9 14 (8.86%) SAP MM
9 14 (8.86%) ERP
9 14 (8.86%) Migration
10 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (8.23%) ABAP
10 13 (8.23%) SAP BPC
10 13 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (7.59%) Order to Cash
12 11 (6.96%) Billing
12 11 (6.96%) SAP BW
12 11 (6.96%) Project Management
12 11 (6.96%) SAP FI-CA
12 11 (6.96%) Test Scripting
13 10 (6.33%) Data Migration
13 10 (6.33%) Change Management
14 8 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.06%) SAP PSCD
14 8 (5.06%) Revenue Management
15 7 (4.43%) SAP Data Services

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 (0.63%) Confluence
1 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 125 (79.11%) SAP CO
2 123 (77.85%) SAP FI/CO
3 29 (18.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (10.13%) SAP SD
5 14 (8.86%) SAP MM
6 13 (8.23%) SAP BPC
7 11 (6.96%) SAP FI-CA
8 8 (5.06%) SAP PSCD
9 6 (3.80%) SAP ERP
10 5 (3.16%) SAP IS-U
10 5 (3.16%) SAP PS
11 4 (2.53%) SAP HR
12 3 (1.90%) SAP HCM
12 3 (1.90%) SAP PM
12 3 (1.90%) SAP PP
12 3 (1.90%) SAP QM
13 2 (1.27%) SAP FI-AA
13 2 (1.27%) SAP SM
14 1 (0.63%) SAP APO
14 1 (0.63%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SAP HANA
2 11 (6.96%) SAP BW
3 7 (4.43%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
6 1 (0.63%) Power BI
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) LSMW
2 4 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.27%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.27%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 82 (51.90%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Billing
3 7 (4.43%) Banking
4 6 (3.80%) Legal
4 6 (3.80%) Retail
5 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.53%) Back Office
6 4 (2.53%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.90%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.27%) French Language
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (56.96%) Consultant
1 90 (56.96%) SAP Consultant
2 58 (36.71%) SAP FI Consultant
3 46 (29.11%) SAP CO Consultant
3 46 (29.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 12 (7.59%) Analyst
5 11 (6.96%) SAP Analyst
6 10 (6.33%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.33%) SAP Manager
7 9 (5.70%) SAP Project Manager
8 8 (5.06%) Architect
8 8 (5.06%) SAP Architect
9 7 (4.43%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) SAP Business Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Training Consultant
10 6 (3.80%) Finance Manager
10 6 (3.80%) Finance Project Manager
10 6 (3.80%) SAP Financial Project Manager
11 5 (3.16%) SAP CS Consultant
11 5 (3.16%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.16%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (2.53%) EDI
3 3 (1.90%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.27%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (0.63%) IDoc
5 1 (0.63%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.63%) SAP BC
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.90%) e-Learning
2 3 (1.90%) FMCG
2 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.27%) Life Science
4 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (10.13%) Record to Report
3 15 (9.49%) Procure-to-Pay
4 14 (8.86%) ERP
4 14 (8.86%) Migration
5 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (7.59%) Order to Cash
7 11 (6.96%) Project Management
7 11 (6.96%) Test Scripting
8 10 (6.33%) Change Management
8 10 (6.33%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.06%) Revenue Management
10 7 (4.43%) Revenue Recognition
11 6 (3.80%) SAP Implementation
11 6 (3.80%) Workshop Facilitation
12 5 (3.16%) Integration Testing
12 5 (3.16%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.23%) ABAP
2 2 (1.27%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.43%) CCA
2 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) SAP Certification
4 3 (1.90%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.27%) ACCA
5 2 (1.27%) CIMA
6 1 (0.63%) CIPD
6 1 (0.63%) Degree
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.49%) IFRS
2 4 (2.53%) PMO
2 4 (2.53%) SEPA
3 3 (1.90%) GAAP
3 3 (1.90%) QA
4 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.27%) GxP
5 1 (0.63%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (1.27%) Cognos
2 2 (1.27%) hybris
2 2 (1.27%) IBM
2 2 (1.27%) OpenText
2 2 (1.27%) ReadSoft
2 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.27%) webMethods
3 1 (0.63%) Ariba
3 1 (0.63%) Citrix
3 1 (0.63%) HP
3 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.63%) Sage
3 1 (0.63%) Siebel
3 1 (0.63%) TIBCO