Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SAP FI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI over the 6 months to 20 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 Financial Accounting (FI)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 101 113
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 -1
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.42% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.87% 7.89% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Wales median daily rate £500 - -
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £455
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £11.25 -

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

All Business Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 46 38 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.88% 2.71% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 28
Wales median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £265 £238
90th Percentile £573 £535 £462
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Wales median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.23
10th Percentile £11.15 - £11.22
90th Percentile £23.05 - £19.04
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SAP FI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in Wales

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI in Wales

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
South Wales +15 5 £500 -
SAP FI
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) SAP BPC
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (20.00%) IFRS
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

SAP FI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (60.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) SAP CO Trainer
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI Trainer
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Trainer
1 3 (60.00%) Trainer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP