Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 322 326
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 33 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.66% 4.30% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 27
South East median daily rate £460 £438 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% -6.91% +11.24%
10th Percentile £283 £350 £300
90th Percentile £660 £525 £610
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
South East 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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1241 1349 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.37% 8.07% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 782 843
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
% change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 23
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.00% -18.18% +35.53%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.23 £16.25
90th Percentile £61.65 £99.00 £49.95
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 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 22 November 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 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 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
Thames Valley -25 13 £513 +17.01%
West Sussex -13 7 £325 -24.64%
Berkshire -6 6 £525 +19.86%
Buckinghamshire -25 6 £513 +24.24%
Hampshire +9 4 £485 -5.37% 2
Surrey -23 3 £418 +15.97%
Middlesex +7 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (87.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 29 (87.88%) SAP CO
3 18 (54.55%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Migration
4 8 (24.24%) Data Migration
5 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (21.21%) SAP MM
6 6 (18.18%) Documentum
6 6 (18.18%) CMS
6 6 (18.18%) Maximo
6 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 6 (18.18%) Content Management
6 6 (18.18%) Document Management
6 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Traceability Matrix
8 4 (12.12%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Reference Data
8 4 (12.12%) JIRA
8 4 (12.12%) Confluence
8 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (12.12%) General Ledger
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
8 4 (12.12%) SQL

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 6 (18.18%) CMS
1 6 (18.18%) Documentum
2 4 (12.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (87.88%) SAP CO
1 29 (87.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (21.21%) SAP MM
3 6 (18.18%) Maximo
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (6.06%) SAP CCM
5 2 (6.06%) SAP ERP
6 1 (3.03%) SAP FI-AA
6 1 (3.03%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (3.03%) SAP FS
6 1 (3.03%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (3.03%) SAP GRC
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
1 2 (6.06%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) General Ledger
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Billing
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Consultant
1 16 (48.48%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (39.39%) SAP FI Consultant
3 11 (33.33%) Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) SAP CO Consultant
3 11 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Architect
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Financial Architect
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Financial Leader
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SAP FI Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Data Migration
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 6 (18.18%) Content Management
3 6 (18.18%) Document Management
3 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Traceability Matrix
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) Record to Report
6 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (6.06%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ACCA
3 1 (3.03%) CCA
3 1 (3.03%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) hybris