Period
to 20 October 2021

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 October 2021 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 636 461 538
Rank change year-on-year -175 +77 +149
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 103 35 255
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.70% 1.90% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 16 134
10th Percentile £418 £406 £400
25th Percentile £435 £463 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £506 £560 £525
Median % change year-on-year -9.60% +6.67% +5.00%
75th Percentile £581 £650 £575
90th Percentile £688 £719 £621
UK median daily rate £513 £560 £525
% change year-on-year -8.48% +6.67% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK median hourly rate - - £62.50

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 3,811 1,838 5,542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 5.65% 6.79% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,470 1,192 3,392
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
25th Percentile £413 £402 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £611 £588
90th Percentile £725 £725 £662
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 15 72
10th Percentile £17.75 £12.61 £11.26
25th Percentile £24.58 £24.98 £15.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £24.85
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +101.23% +9.22%
75th Percentile £63.00 £57.17 £53.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £62.03 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £24.70
% change year-on-year -3.23% +88.30% +8.55%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP FI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP FI in England.

Daily rate trend for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP FI in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SAP FI in England

SAP FI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP FI in England.

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 October 2021. 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 -189 37 £525 -6.25% 1
Midlands -55 23 £438 +2.94% 3
West Midlands - 20 £438 - 2
North of England -71 12 £500 -
Yorkshire - 11 £500 -
South East -85 10 £491 -4.16% 2
South West - 6 £550 -
East Midlands -28 3 £427 +0.47% 1
East of England -53 1 - - 1
North West -55 1 £525 -
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) SAP
2 82 (79.61%) SAP CO
3 80 (77.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 58 (56.31%) Finance
5 26 (25.24%) SAP S/4HANA
6 22 (21.36%) Social Skills
7 18 (17.48%) Requirements Gathering
8 17 (16.50%) ERP
9 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
9 14 (13.59%) Migration
9 14 (13.59%) Workshop Facilitation
10 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
10 12 (11.65%) Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (10.68%) Order to Cash
11 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.71%) Sage
12 10 (9.71%) Data Migration
13 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
13 9 (8.74%) Project Management
14 8 (7.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (7.77%) Ariba
14 8 (7.77%) Banking
14 8 (7.77%) SAP Implementation
15 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
15 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.80%) GAP Analysis
16 6 (5.83%) Change Management
16 6 (5.83%) SAP BW
16 6 (5.83%) ABAP
16 6 (5.83%) Oracle

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 3 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 82 (79.61%) SAP CO
2 80 (77.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 26 (25.24%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (5.83%) SAP ERP
5 5 (4.85%) SAP PSCD
6 4 (3.88%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (3.88%) SAP PP
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (2.91%) SAP PS
8 2 (1.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 2 (1.94%) SAP FI-AR
8 2 (1.94%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (1.94%) SAP HR
8 2 (1.94%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.97%) SAP FI-AP
9 1 (0.97%) SAP FI-CA
9 1 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.97%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.97%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Google Sheets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (4.85%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) LSMW
General
1 58 (56.31%) Finance
2 22 (21.36%) Social Skills
3 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
4 8 (7.77%) Banking
4 8 (7.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.85%) Automotive
5 5 (4.85%) General Ledger
5 5 (4.85%) Retail
6 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.91%) Legal
8 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.94%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.97%) Billing
9 1 (0.97%) French Language
9 1 (0.97%) German Language
9 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Consultant
1 65 (63.11%) SAP Consultant
2 46 (44.66%) SAP FI Consultant
3 38 (36.89%) SAP CO Consultant
3 38 (36.89%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 11 (10.68%) Analyst
4 11 (10.68%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) SAP Manager
6 9 (8.74%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (8.74%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 8 (7.77%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) SAP Business Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.83%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) SAP Project Manager
10 4 (3.88%) ERP Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) SAP FI Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 3 (2.91%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) BAPI
1 1 (0.97%) SAP PI
1 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.91%) Legacy Applications
3 2 (1.94%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.97%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Requirements Gathering
2 17 (16.50%) ERP
3 14 (13.59%) Migration
3 14 (13.59%) Workshop Facilitation
4 12 (11.65%) Procure-to-Pay
5 11 (10.68%) Order to Cash
5 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.71%) Data Migration
7 9 (8.74%) Project Management
8 8 (7.77%) SAP Implementation
9 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.80%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (5.83%) Change Management
10 6 (5.83%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.85%) Record to Report
11 5 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.83%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) ACCA
3 4 (3.88%) CIMA
4 2 (1.94%) CCA
4 2 (1.94%) Degree
5 1 (0.97%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PMP
5 1 (0.97%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) IFRS
3 1 (0.97%) QA
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (9.71%) Sage
3 8 (7.77%) Ariba
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle
5 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.91%) Concur
7 2 (1.94%) Google
7 2 (1.94%) OpenText
8 1 (0.97%) BT
8 1 (0.97%) PayPal