The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FI-CA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI-CA over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Contract Accounting (FICA)
UK
Rank 597 621 607
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14  
Contract jobs citing SAP FI-CA 2 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.052% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP FI-CA 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 3838 4208 4612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.58% 7.97% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2314 2531 2562
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 49 39
Median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.34% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

SAP FI-CA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP FI-CA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI-CA in the UK

SAP FI-CA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

SAP FI-CA
Top 6 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-CA within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 2 £375 - 1
London +17 1 £375 -
South East +12 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £375 -

SAP FI-CA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI-CA 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-CA.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ABAP
3 3 (42.86%) SAP FI
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
5 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
5 1 (14.29%) French Language
5 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (14.29%) Revenue Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) B2C
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
5 1 (14.29%) webMethods
5 1 (14.29%) SAP XI

SAP FI-CA
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (42.86%) SAP FI
3 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
4 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Billing
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Billing Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Utilities Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) webMethods