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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
England / South East
Rank 223 240 239
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 18 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.67% 4.46% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 9
Median daily rate £500 £400 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -21.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.50 - -

SAP FI is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 675 628 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.60% 6.83% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 362 394
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAP FI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +17 7 £550 +27.53% 2
West Sussex -1 4 £450 - 2
Berkshire +22 3 - - 2
Hampshire +9 1 - -
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (74.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (74.29%) SAP CO
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 10 (28.57%) Migration
5 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Banking
6 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (8.57%) Logistics
8 3 (8.57%) SAP HANA
9 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
9 2 (5.71%) Concur
9 2 (5.71%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (5.71%) Sun
9 2 (5.71%) HP
9 2 (5.71%) ABAP
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) ERP
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
10 1 (2.86%) VMware
10 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
10 1 (2.86%) Process Management

SAP FI
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 26 (74.29%) SAP CO
1 26 (74.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.71%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.86%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (2.86%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (2.86%) SAP PS
3 1 (2.86%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) LSMW
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Consultant
2 17 (48.57%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (45.71%) SAP FI Consultant
4 12 (34.29%) SAP CO Consultant
4 12 (34.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 7 (20.00%) Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) SAP Business Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) SAP FI Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Manager
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Project Manager
9 2 (5.71%) SAP Support
9 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Functional Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Migration Consultant
10 1 (2.86%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) BAPI
1 1 (2.86%) SAP ALE
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (2.86%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Migration
2 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (8.57%) Logistics
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (2.86%) Data Conversion
7 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.86%) Data Governance
7 1 (2.86%) Data Validation
7 1 (2.86%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.86%) Revenue Management
7 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) ABAP
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCA
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) IFRS
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Concur
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Sun
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Infor
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) webMethods
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