Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for SAP FI-GL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI-GL over the 6 months to 20 October 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 General Ledger Accounting (FI-GL)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 646 629 674
Rank change year-on-year -17 +45 +9
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-GL 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.006% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.093% 0.024% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.47% -5.56% +23.71%
UK median daily rate £355 £488 £513
% change year-on-year -27.18% -4.88% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

SAP FI-GL 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,215 4,083 4,792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.90% 7.83% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,917 2,391 2,822
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £619 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 54 72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +9.74% +8.96%
10th Percentile £10.73 £12.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £59.50 £47.73 £97.80
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% -

SAP FI-GL
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SAP FI-GL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI-GL in the UK excluding London

SAP FI-GL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP FI-GL in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI-GL in the UK excluding London

SAP FI-GL
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI-GL within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
East Midlands - 3 £355 -
Midlands - 3 £355 -
SAP FI-GL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI-GL 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for SAP FI-GL.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CIMA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ACCA
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) IFRS
3 1 (33.33%) IFRS 9
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

SAP FI-GL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ACCA
1 2 (66.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft