Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 July 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)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 326 339
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13 +3
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 85 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.81% 2.86% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 31
South East median daily rate £462 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.85% +20.59% -20.93%
10th Percentile £285 £404 £300
90th Percentile £575 £598 £563
England median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £61.50 -
% change year-on-year -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 the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,249 1,189 1,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.27% 7.40% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 643 726
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.76% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 32
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £38.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.64% +70.00% +4.65%
10th Percentile £14.30 £15.80 £10.23
90th Percentile £50.75 £57.50 £99.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +15.56%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in the South East

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI in the South East

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI in the South East over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI in the South East

SAP FI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI in the South East

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Hampshire +11 28 £500 - 2
Thames Valley -2 21 £380 -30.91% 1
Surrey -13 21 £453 -17.73% 1
Berkshire -6 16 £289 -47.42% 1
West Sussex +4 10 £461 +5.43%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £425 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -7 1 £725 -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
SAP FI
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 58 (68.24%) SAP CO
3 57 (67.06%) SAP FI/CO
4 53 (62.35%) Finance
5 24 (28.24%) Data Modelling
6 22 (25.88%) SAP BW
6 22 (25.88%) Test Scripting
7 18 (21.18%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 15 (17.65%) Procure-to-Pay
9 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (15.29%) SAP HANA
10 13 (15.29%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (14.12%) Billing
12 11 (12.94%) SAP BPC
13 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (11.76%) EDI
13 10 (11.76%) SAP Certification
14 9 (10.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (10.59%) Process Improvement
15 8 (9.41%) SAP Security
15 8 (9.41%) Translating Business Requirements
15 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (8.24%) Ariba
16 7 (8.24%) ERP
16 7 (8.24%) HP
16 7 (8.24%) Degree
16 7 (8.24%) SAP ERP
16 7 (8.24%) General Ledger
16 7 (8.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 7 (8.24%) Accounts Payable

SAP FI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.53%) Confluence
2 1 (1.18%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 58 (68.24%) SAP CO
2 57 (67.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (12.94%) SAP BPC
4 7 (8.24%) SAP ERP
5 6 (7.06%) SAP FI-CA
5 6 (7.06%) SAP PSCD
6 5 (5.88%) SAP SD
7 4 (4.71%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (3.53%) SAP MM
9 2 (2.35%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (2.35%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (2.35%) SAP PS
10 1 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (1.18%) Maximo
10 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
10 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (1.18%) SAP PM
10 1 (1.18%) SAP QM
10 1 (1.18%) SAP SRM
10 1 (1.18%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.88%) SAP BW
2 13 (15.29%) SAP HANA
3 8 (9.41%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (8.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.06%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) LSMW
General
1 53 (62.35%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Billing
3 7 (8.24%) General Ledger
4 5 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 2 (2.35%) Retail
7 1 (1.18%) German Language
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Consultant
2 56 (65.88%) SAP Consultant
3 33 (38.82%) SAP FI Consultant
4 26 (30.59%) SAP CO Consultant
5 25 (29.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 10 (11.76%) SAP BW Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Architect
9 3 (3.53%) IP Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) SAP CO Support
9 3 (3.53%) SAP FI/CO Support
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Manager
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Support
9 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Data Consultant
10 2 (2.35%) SAP Architect
10 2 (2.35%) SAP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) EDI
2 4 (4.71%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.18%) IDoc
3 1 (1.18%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) FMCG
4 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Data Modelling
2 22 (25.88%) Test Scripting
3 18 (21.18%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 15 (17.65%) Procure-to-Pay
5 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.29%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.59%) Process Improvement
9 8 (9.41%) SAP Security
9 8 (9.41%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (8.24%) Accounts Payable
10 7 (8.24%) Accounts Receivable
10 7 (8.24%) ERP
11 6 (7.06%) CRM
11 6 (7.06%) Record to Report
11 6 (7.06%) Revenue Management
11 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.88%) Migration
12 5 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) ABAP
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) SAP Certification
2 7 (8.24%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) CCA
3 4 (4.71%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.18%) ACCA
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (7.06%) GxP
3 4 (4.71%) IFRS
4 1 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (8.24%) Ariba
2 7 (8.24%) HP
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.71%) webMethods
4 3 (3.53%) Cognos
4 3 (3.53%) IBM
4 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.18%) Concur
5 1 (1.18%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.18%) hybris
5 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow