Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 184 231
Rank change year-on-year +11 +47 -45
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 33 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.00% 5.35% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 3
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £375 £343 £333
90th Percentile £525 £554 £448
England median daily rate £500 £450 £461
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.44% +0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 550 636 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.63% 9.27% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 392 374
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +0.29%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £556 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP FI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in the North West

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP FI in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI in the North West

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI in the North West

SAP FI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI in the North West

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Manchester +24 17 £400 -2.44% 1
Cheshire +16 10 £475 +18.75% 1
Merseyside -6 1 - -
SAP FI
England

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 North West region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (90.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 30 (90.91%) SAP CO
3 18 (54.55%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) Banking
5 10 (30.30%) General Ledger
6 8 (24.24%) Analytics
6 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Data Analytics
8 6 (18.18%) SAP BW
8 6 (18.18%) SAP FI-AP
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) NetWeaver
9 5 (15.15%) ERP
9 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (15.15%) SAP SRM
9 5 (15.15%) SAP ERP
10 4 (12.12%) Workflow Management
10 4 (12.12%) HFM
10 4 (12.12%) SAP XI
10 4 (12.12%) SAP MDM
10 4 (12.12%) Workflow
10 4 (12.12%) Migration
10 4 (12.12%) ABAP
10 4 (12.12%) Hyperion
11 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
11 3 (9.09%) MS Access
11 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
12 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
12 2 (6.06%) SMS

SAP FI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (15.15%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (90.91%) SAP CO
1 30 (90.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (18.18%) SAP FI-AP
3 5 (15.15%) SAP ERP
3 5 (15.15%) SAP SRM
4 4 (12.12%) HFM
4 4 (12.12%) SAP MDM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (3.03%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (3.03%) SAP PM
5 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 10 (30.30%) General Ledger
4 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (42.42%) SAP FI Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Consultant
4 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) SAP CO Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) SAP FI Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) Data Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) SAP Business Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) SAP CO Business Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) SAP FI Business Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) SAP Data Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) SAP CO Trainer
8 2 (6.06%) SAP FI Trainer
8 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
8 2 (6.06%) SAP Manager
8 2 (6.06%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.03%) EDI
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Analytics
1 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (21.21%) Data Analytics
3 5 (15.15%) ERP
4 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) Workflow Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.03%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) CCA
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.03%) hybris
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle