Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 338 318
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20 +24
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 59 39 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.05% 3.20% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 38
South East median daily rate £455 £525 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +17.98% -8.25%
10th Percentile £283 £313 £350
90th Percentile £588 £663 £563
England median daily rate £468 £500 £439
% change year-on-year -6.50% +13.90% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £26.00 - -
England median hourly rate £18.75 - £17.50

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 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 1,168 1,218 1,351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.05% 7.42% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 679 789
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £311 £299 £269
90th Percentile £600 £595 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 28
South East median hourly rate £29.25 £36.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.25% +63.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £16.13 £14.25 £10.23
90th Percentile £80.21 £57.85 £99.00
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -1.00% +1.01% +14.37%

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 September 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 September 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
Surrey -18 18 £459 -14.70% 3
Thames Valley +5 14 £375 -30.23% 3
Hampshire -7 14 £481 - 2
West Sussex +5 7 £455 +40.00% 1
Berkshire -16 7 £285 -48.18% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £400 +23.08%
East Sussex -1 5 - -
Oxfordshire +7 2 £725 -
SAP FI
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (69.49%) SAP CO
3 40 (67.80%) SAP FI/CO
4 31 (52.54%) Finance
5 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
5 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
6 10 (16.95%) Procure-to-Pay
7 9 (15.25%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 9 (15.25%) SAP PSCD
7 9 (15.25%) Revenue Management
7 9 (15.25%) SAP FI-CA
7 9 (15.25%) ERP
7 9 (15.25%) SAP BW
8 8 (13.56%) SAP ERP
9 7 (11.86%) General Ledger
9 7 (11.86%) CCA
9 7 (11.86%) Accounts Payable
9 7 (11.86%) Accounts Receivable
10 6 (10.17%) IFRS
10 6 (10.17%) SAP Certification
10 6 (10.17%) SAP XI
10 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.17%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (10.17%) SAP HANA
11 5 (8.47%) Process Improvement
11 5 (8.47%) Billing
11 5 (8.47%) Degree
11 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
11 5 (8.47%) SAP SD
11 5 (8.47%) webMethods

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 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 41 (69.49%) SAP CO
2 40 (67.80%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (15.25%) SAP FI-CA
3 9 (15.25%) SAP PSCD
4 8 (13.56%) SAP ERP
5 5 (8.47%) SAP SD
6 4 (6.78%) SAP BPC
6 4 (6.78%) SAP MM
6 4 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (5.08%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (3.39%) SAP FSCM
9 1 (1.69%) SAP FI-AA
9 1 (1.69%) SAP HCM
9 1 (1.69%) SAP PM
9 1 (1.69%) SAP QM
9 1 (1.69%) SAP SRM
9 1 (1.69%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SAP BW
2 6 (10.17%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (10.17%) SAP HANA
3 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.69%) LSMW
General
1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) General Ledger
3 5 (8.47%) Billing
3 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) German Language
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Consultant
2 39 (66.10%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (40.68%) SAP FI Consultant
4 17 (28.81%) SAP CO Consultant
4 17 (28.81%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) SAP BW Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Architect
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Functional Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Data Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Data Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) SAP XI
2 5 (8.47%) EDI
3 1 (1.69%) IDoc
3 1 (1.69%) SAP MI
3 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
1 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
2 10 (16.95%) Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (15.25%) ERP
3 9 (15.25%) Revenue Management
3 9 (15.25%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 7 (11.86%) Accounts Payable
4 7 (11.86%) Accounts Receivable
5 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.47%) CRM
6 5 (8.47%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (8.47%) Master Data Management
6 5 (8.47%) Process Improvement
6 5 (8.47%) Record to Report
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.78%) Migration
7 4 (6.78%) SAP Security
7 4 (6.78%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) CCA
2 6 (10.17%) SAP Certification
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) IFRS
2 4 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.39%) GxP
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.47%) webMethods
3 3 (5.08%) HP
4 2 (3.39%) Ariba
4 2 (3.39%) Cognos
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.69%) hybris
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow