Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 874 860
Rank change year-on-year +40 -14 -14
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-AP 19 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
UK median daily rate £413 £458 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.84% -10.73% +2.45%
10th Percentile £363 £273 £368
90th Percentile £600 £500 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -21.05% +11.76% -15.08%
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 application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7650 8676 9450
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.04% 7.88% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4416 5131 5203
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £640 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 98 90
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £28.75 £26.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.17% +8.39% -15.79%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.42 £13.43
90th Percentile £63.50 £78.05 £65.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £25.61
% change year-on-year +10.40% +22.02% -21.20%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI-AP over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

SAP FI-AP
Top 7 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 23 July 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 +66 19 £413 -11.29% 3
UK excluding London +68 13 £375 -21.05% 1
South West - 7 £375 -
London +20 6 £419 - 2
South East +35 5 £600 +37.14% 1
West Midlands +28 1 - -
Midlands +21 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (78.95%) SAP FI
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (63.16%) SAP CO
5 10 (52.63%) Procure-to-Pay
5 10 (52.63%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (42.11%) SAP SRM
7 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
8 6 (31.58%) OpenText
8 6 (31.58%) Electronics
8 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
8 6 (31.58%) SAP MM
8 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (31.58%) Programme Management
8 6 (31.58%) Marketing
8 6 (31.58%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
9 4 (21.05%) Concur
9 4 (21.05%) Logistics
9 4 (21.05%) Ariba
10 2 (10.53%) SAP Retail
10 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
10 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) Indirect Procurement
10 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 2 (10.53%) Retail
10 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (78.95%) SAP FI
2 12 (63.16%) SAP CO
2 12 (63.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (52.63%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 8 (42.11%) SAP SRM
5 6 (31.58%) SAP MM
6 2 (10.53%) SAP Retail
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (31.58%) Electronics
3 6 (31.58%) Marketing
3 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) SAP Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) SAP FI Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) SAP P2P Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) SAP P2P Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Process Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Procurement Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) SAP SRM Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAP FI Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAP MM Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAP MM Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Procure-to-Pay
1 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (31.58%) Programme Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Indirect Procurement
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Record to Report
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) OpenText
3 4 (21.05%) Ariba
3 4 (21.05%) Concur