Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 567 593 495
Rank change year-on-year +26 -98 +101
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 244 264 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.48% 4.34% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 112 168
England median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £411 £338 £347
90th Percentile £625 £605 £575
UK median daily rate £500 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
England median hourly rate £62.50 £26.00 £61.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.38% -57.72% -
10th Percentile £54.50 £14.00 £58.70
90th Percentile £63.75 £32.60 £64.30
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £26.00 £61.50
% change year-on-year +140.38% -57.72% -

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 5,441 6,087 6,863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.55% 6.65% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,349 3,593 4,006
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £663 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £488 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +3.72% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 96 98
England median hourly rate £31.75 £25.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.51% -16.39% +10.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £13.71
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.50 £57.65
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £26.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year +26.17% -20.15% +21.82%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +50 95 £525 +5.00% 6
South East +23 72 £500 +8.23% 3
Midlands +34 21 £475 +5.56% 3
North of England -2 17 £575 +27.78% 5
East of England 0 15 £501 +0.25% 3
West Midlands +16 14 £475 +5.56% 3
North West -4 11 £575 +27.78% 3
East Midlands +23 6 £525 -
South West -18 4 £375 -25.00%
Yorkshire +11 3 £488 +30.00% 2
North East - 3 £650 -
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 244 (100.00%) SAP
2 196 (80.33%) SAP CO
3 194 (79.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 146 (59.84%) Finance
5 79 (32.38%) SAP S/4HANA
6 33 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (12.30%) SAP BPC
8 28 (11.48%) ERP
8 28 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (11.48%) Retail
9 25 (10.25%) Manufacturing
9 25 (10.25%) Project Management
10 21 (8.61%) SAP BW
11 20 (8.20%) Migration
12 17 (6.97%) Accounts Payable
13 16 (6.56%) SAP HANA
13 16 (6.56%) Procure-to-Pay
13 16 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (6.56%) General Ledger
13 16 (6.56%) SAP FI-CA
13 16 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (6.56%) ABAP
13 16 (6.56%) Billing
14 15 (6.15%) GAP Analysis
14 15 (6.15%) SAP PS
14 15 (6.15%) Record to Report
15 14 (5.74%) Accounts Receivable
16 13 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (5.33%) SQL
16 13 (5.33%) PRINCE2

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 (0.41%) SAP EP
1 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 196 (80.33%) SAP CO
2 194 (79.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 79 (32.38%) SAP S/4HANA
4 30 (12.30%) SAP BPC
5 16 (6.56%) SAP FI-CA
6 15 (6.15%) SAP PS
7 11 (4.51%) SAP IS-U
7 11 (4.51%) SAP MM
8 10 (4.10%) SAP SD
9 7 (2.87%) SAP ERP
9 7 (2.87%) SAP PSCD
10 6 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (2.05%) SAP SCM
12 4 (1.64%) SAP FSCM
13 3 (1.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 3 (1.23%) SAP FI-AR
13 3 (1.23%) SAP HR
13 3 (1.23%) SAP PP
14 2 (0.82%) SAP Payroll
14 2 (0.82%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.46%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Power Platform
2 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.82%) RTP
2 1 (0.41%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.61%) SAP BW
2 16 (6.56%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.23%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) Power BI
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) JIRA
1 7 (2.87%) PVCS
General
1 146 (59.84%) Finance
2 28 (11.48%) Retail
3 25 (10.25%) Manufacturing
4 16 (6.56%) Billing
4 16 (6.56%) General Ledger
5 9 (3.69%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.28%) Banking
7 7 (2.87%) Legal
8 5 (2.05%) Back Office
8 5 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.64%) Advertising
9 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.82%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.41%) French Language
11 1 (0.41%) German Language
11 1 (0.41%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 148 (60.66%) Consultant
2 138 (56.56%) SAP Consultant
3 111 (45.49%) SAP FI Consultant
4 93 (38.11%) SAP CO Consultant
5 92 (37.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 29 (11.89%) Analyst
7 27 (11.07%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
8 18 (7.38%) SAP Analyst
8 18 (7.38%) Senior Consultant
9 16 (6.56%) Architect
10 13 (5.33%) Business Analyst
10 13 (5.33%) SAP Architect
10 13 (5.33%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 12 (4.92%) SAP FI Analyst
11 12 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.51%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.10%) SAP Business Analyst
13 10 (4.10%) SAP PS Consultant
14 9 (3.69%) Functional Consultant
14 9 (3.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.51%) SAP Fiori
2 7 (2.87%) Web Services
3 4 (1.64%) BAPI
3 4 (1.64%) SAP CO-PA
3 4 (1.64%) XML
4 3 (1.23%) Middleware
4 3 (1.23%) SAP XI
4 3 (1.23%) SOAP
5 1 (0.41%) EDI
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.41%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.41%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.69%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.64%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.64%) FMCG
6 4 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.23%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.82%) PMI
8 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.41%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.41%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.41%) Life Science
9 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.28%) Windows
2 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (11.48%) ERP
3 25 (10.25%) Project Management
4 20 (8.20%) Migration
5 17 (6.97%) Accounts Payable
6 16 (6.56%) Procure-to-Pay
6 16 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (6.15%) GAP Analysis
7 15 (6.15%) Record to Report
8 14 (5.74%) Accounts Receivable
9 13 (5.33%) Business Analysis
9 13 (5.33%) PRINCE2
9 13 (5.33%) Test Scripting
9 13 (5.33%) Unit Testing
10 12 (4.92%) Change Management
11 11 (4.51%) Revenue Recognition
12 10 (4.10%) Data Migration
13 9 (3.69%) Analytics
13 9 (3.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.56%) ABAP
2 13 (5.33%) SQL
3 4 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (3.69%) CCA
2 8 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.87%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.05%) BC Cleared
4 5 (2.05%) PMP
5 4 (1.64%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) CBAP
7 2 (0.82%) Degree
7 2 (0.82%) IIBA
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.28%) QA
2 5 (2.05%) IFRS
3 2 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 244 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (4.92%) Ariba
3 7 (2.87%) Siebel
3 7 (2.87%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.05%) HP
5 4 (1.64%) Concur
5 4 (1.64%) OpenText
5 4 (1.64%) Oracle
5 4 (1.64%) Reuters
6 3 (1.23%) IBM
6 3 (1.23%) webMethods
7 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.41%) Sybase