Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FI-AP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI-AP over the 6 months to 15 December 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 Accounts Payable (FI-AP)
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 875 879
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -28
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-AP 13 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.16% 0.047% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
UK median daily rate £475 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £383 £513 £438
90th Percentile £534 £538 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP FI-AP is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8085 8594 9158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.83% 8.35% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4851 5149 5115
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £307 £301 £275
90th Percentile £650 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 91 135
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +3.33% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.50 £11.55
90th Percentile £57.79 £99.00 £55.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -27.42% +8.77% -9.52%

SAP FI-AP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP FI-AP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI-AP in the UK

SAP FI-AP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI-AP in the UK

SAP FI-AP
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI-AP within the UK over the 6 months to 15 December 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
England +15 12 £475 -9.52%
UK excluding London +38 10 £475 -
North of England - 6 £450 -
North West - 6 £450 -
Midlands +17 2 - -
East Midlands -1 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI-AP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP FI-AP.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (92.31%) SAP FI
3 9 (69.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (69.23%) SAP CO
4 7 (53.85%) Banking
5 6 (46.15%) SAP SRM
6 5 (38.46%) SAP ERP
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) SAP BW
6 5 (38.46%) NetWeaver
6 5 (38.46%) ERP
7 4 (30.77%) ABAP
7 4 (30.77%) Workflow
7 4 (30.77%) SAP XI
7 4 (30.77%) Workflow Management
8 3 (23.08%) SAP MDM
8 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
9 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (15.38%) SMS
10 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (7.69%) CCA
10 1 (7.69%) Ariba
10 1 (7.69%) Electronics
10 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
10 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 1 (7.69%) General Ledger

SAP FI-AP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (38.46%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (92.31%) SAP FI
2 9 (69.23%) SAP CO
2 9 (69.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (46.15%) SAP SRM
4 5 (38.46%) SAP ERP
5 3 (23.08%) SAP MDM
6 1 (7.69%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (7.69%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
1 7 (53.85%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) SAP FI Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) SAP FI Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP CO Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP CO Support
4 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Support
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Financial Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Support
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Ariba