Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 528 574
Rank change year-on-year +20 +46 -52
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 383 361 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.06% 4.42% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 175 166
England median daily rate £500 £450 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.44% +0.27%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
90th Percentile £650 £688 £631
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
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 7566 8167 8335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.97% 8.34% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4570 4979 4814
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
% change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 93 116
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%
10th Percentile £12.26 £9.65 £11.63
90th Percentile £62.10 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.90% +4.50%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -1 171 £500 +5.26% 5
North of England +70 42 £425 +6.25% 6
Midlands +24 38 £500 +3.63% 2
North West +11 33 £425 +6.25% 6
South East -16 33 £460 +5.14% 3
South West -4 25 £501 +17.76%
East Midlands +7 23 £510 -15.00%
East of England -6 21 £525 +21.74% 2
West Midlands +19 10 £400 -16.23% 2
Yorkshire +29 8 £365 +14.51%
North East +68 1 - -
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 383 (100.00%) SAP
2 324 (84.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 324 (84.60%) SAP CO
3 202 (52.74%) Finance
4 53 (13.84%) Migration
5 50 (13.05%) Manufacturing
6 45 (11.75%) Banking
7 40 (10.44%) Data Migration
8 39 (10.18%) SAP S/4HANA
9 38 (9.92%) ERP
10 35 (9.14%) General Ledger
11 34 (8.88%) SAP MM
11 34 (8.88%) Record to Report
12 32 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (7.57%) Project Management
14 28 (7.31%) Retail
15 27 (7.05%) SAP BW
16 25 (6.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (6.53%) SAP Implementation
17 24 (6.27%) SAP FSCM
18 23 (6.01%) SAP SD
18 23 (6.01%) Procure-to-Pay
19 22 (5.74%) Logistics
20 21 (5.48%) SAP HANA
21 18 (4.70%) Asset Management
21 18 (4.70%) Integration Testing
21 18 (4.70%) FMCG
22 17 (4.44%) Business Analysis
23 15 (3.92%) SAP FI-AP

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 6 (1.57%) CMS
1 6 (1.57%) Documentum
1 6 (1.57%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.04%) Confluence
3 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 324 (84.60%) SAP CO
1 324 (84.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 39 (10.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (8.88%) SAP MM
4 24 (6.27%) SAP FSCM
5 23 (6.01%) SAP SD
6 15 (3.92%) SAP FI-AP
7 12 (3.13%) SAP ERP
8 11 (2.87%) Maximo
8 11 (2.87%) SAP SRM
9 10 (2.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 6 (1.57%) SAP PM
10 6 (1.57%) SAP Retail
11 5 (1.31%) HFM
11 5 (1.31%) SAP BPC
11 5 (1.31%) SAP Hybris
11 5 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
12 4 (1.04%) SAP FI-GL
12 4 (1.04%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.52%) SMS
2 1 (0.26%) Firewall
2 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.05%) SAP BW
2 21 (5.48%) SAP HANA
3 8 (2.09%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.31%) MS Access
6 3 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) ProC
General
1 202 (52.74%) Finance
2 50 (13.05%) Manufacturing
3 45 (11.75%) Banking
4 35 (9.14%) General Ledger
5 28 (7.31%) Retail
6 25 (6.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (3.13%) Billing
8 10 (2.61%) Spanish Language
9 9 (2.35%) Legal
9 9 (2.35%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.09%) Aerospace
10 8 (2.09%) Portuguese Language
11 7 (1.83%) Electronics
11 7 (1.83%) Marketing
12 5 (1.31%) Automotive
13 4 (1.04%) Advertising
14 3 (0.78%) French Language
14 3 (0.78%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.52%) Back Office
15 2 (0.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 190 (49.61%) Consultant
2 184 (48.04%) SAP Consultant
3 144 (37.60%) SAP FI Consultant
4 116 (30.29%) SAP CO Consultant
5 115 (30.03%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 72 (18.80%) Analyst
7 59 (15.40%) SAP Analyst
8 40 (10.44%) SAP FI Analyst
9 28 (7.31%) Business Analyst
10 25 (6.53%) SAP Business Analyst
11 20 (5.22%) SAP Manager
12 19 (4.96%) Functional Consultant
13 18 (4.70%) Architect
13 18 (4.70%) Project Manager
13 18 (4.70%) SAP Architect
14 17 (4.44%) SAP FI Business Analyst
15 16 (4.18%) SAP Functional Consultant
16 15 (3.92%) SAP CO Business Analyst
16 15 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
16 15 (3.92%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.61%) SAP CO-PA
2 7 (1.83%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (1.57%) IDoc
4 4 (1.04%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.52%) EDI
5 2 (0.52%) SAP TM
5 2 (0.52%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) JMS
6 1 (0.26%) Middleware
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.26%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.26%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.26%) SOAP
6 1 (0.26%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.70%) FMCG
2 8 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (1.57%) Robotics
5 4 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.04%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.78%) EPoS
7 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.52%) Life Science
7 2 (0.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.26%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.26%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.26%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.84%) Migration
2 40 (10.44%) Data Migration
3 38 (9.92%) ERP
4 34 (8.88%) Record to Report
5 32 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (7.57%) Project Management
7 25 (6.53%) SAP Implementation
7 25 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.01%) Procure-to-Pay
9 22 (5.74%) Logistics
10 18 (4.70%) Asset Management
10 18 (4.70%) Integration Testing
11 17 (4.44%) Business Analysis
12 15 (3.92%) Analytics
13 14 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (3.66%) Data Analytics
13 14 (3.66%) Programme Management
14 9 (2.35%) Change Management
14 9 (2.35%) Scenario Testing
14 9 (2.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.92%) ABAP
2 5 (1.31%) SQL
3 1 (0.26%) C
3 1 (0.26%) Java
3 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (2.87%) Degree
1 11 (2.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.09%) SAP Certification
3 7 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.57%) CCA
5 4 (1.04%) ACCA
5 4 (1.04%) CIMA
5 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.78%) ISEB
6 3 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.26%) AAT
7 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) CFA
7 1 (0.26%) CISA
7 1 (0.26%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.87%) IFRS
2 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.52%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) GAAP
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 383 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (3.39%) HP
3 8 (2.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.31%) Blue Prism
4 5 (1.31%) hybris
4 5 (1.31%) Hyperion
4 5 (1.31%) Kofax
5 4 (1.04%) OpenText
6 1 (0.26%) Ariba
6 1 (0.26%) Concur
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle
6 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.26%) TIBCO