Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 February 2019 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 190 184 174
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing SAP FI 15 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.62% 1.36% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 10
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £413 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -14.95% +4.86%
10th Percentile £407 £375 £413
90th Percentile £538 £457 £521
England median daily rate £496 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -0.90% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £58.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £34.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year +47.06% +202.22% -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 414 440 616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.24% 9.17% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 259 338
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £279
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £484 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 5
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +56.25% -57.62%
10th Percentile £21.25 £8.39 £14.55
90th Percentile £23.75 £48.75 £42.30
England median hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.20% +2.00% -30.56%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SAP FI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP FI in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP FI in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP FI in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Shropshire - 10 £475 -
Worcestershire - 2 £414 -
Birmingham +16 1 £500 - 2
SAP FI
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP FI 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (80.00%) SAP CO
2 12 (80.00%) Revenue Recognition
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (73.33%) Legal
3 11 (73.33%) SAP PS
3 11 (73.33%) ERP
4 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
5 9 (60.00%) IFRS
5 9 (60.00%) Back Office
6 8 (53.33%) ABAP
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.67%) SAP GTS
7 1 (6.67%) Automotive
7 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management

SAP FI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (80.00%) SAP CO
1 12 (80.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (73.33%) SAP PS
3 1 (6.67%) SAP GTS
3 1 (6.67%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Legal
3 9 (60.00%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
1 13 (86.67%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) SAP CS Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) SAP PS Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Revenue Recognition
2 11 (73.33%) ERP
3 10 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP