Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FS over the 6 months to 17 November 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 Insurance (FS)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 886 886
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +6
Contract jobs citing SAP FS 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.049% 0.091% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
UK median daily rate £450 £650 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% +30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £205 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP FS 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 8159 8800 9477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.94% 8.30% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4804 5231 5298
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 97 139
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.14 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.00 £27.44
% change year-on-year -1.37% +12.97% -12.89%

SAP FS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP FS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FS in the UK

SAP FS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FS in the UK

SAP FS
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FS within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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 +14 4 £450 -30.77% 1
UK excluding London +29 2 - - 1
South East +4 2 - - 1
London -8 1 £450 -33.33%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FS 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 FS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ABAP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC

SAP FS
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Payments Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP