Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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 Accounts Payable (FI-AP)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 887 838 899
Rank change year-on-year -49 +61 -42
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-AP 4 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.059% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 10
UK median daily rate - £419 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.47% -10.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £475
% change year-on-year - -21.05% +11.76%
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 6,773 7,809 8,681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.14% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,952 4,507 5,145
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 116 98
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +12.17% +9.65%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.13 £10.42
90th Percentile £50.25 £62.50 £78.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £34.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year -36.36% +10.40% +25.00%

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 2 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 21 July 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
England -45 4 - -
London -49 4 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI-AP 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 with a requirement for SAP FI-AP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT
4 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-AR
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-BL
4 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-FM
4 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (25.00%) Accounts Payable
4 1 (25.00%) Accounts Receivable
4 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) GAMP
4 1 (25.00%) GxP

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 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-BL
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-FM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Leader
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Accounts Payable
1 1 (25.00%) Accounts Receivable
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) GAMP
1 1 (25.00%) GxP
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP