The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Analyst
Rank 487 457 350
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -107
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 111 136 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 68 101
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£381 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% -0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £396 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.91% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50851 50122 43739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31571 31079 25153
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1990 2044 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

SAP Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Analyst within the UK.

SAP Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SAP Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Analyst within the UK.

SAP Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -52 91 £380 -4.52% 16
London -20 29 £400 - 5
East of England +22 16 £381 -19.89% 4
North West 0 14 £420 - 2
South West +17 11 £315 +14.54% 1
Manchester - 10 £425 - 1
Hertfordshire - 10 £381 - 4
South East -38 8 £200 -48.11%
West Midlands -11 6 £500 +11.11% 2
Bristol +6 4 £315 -21.25% 1
City of London +2 4 £320 -16.82% 2
Warwickshire +3 3 £463 -
Scotland 0 3 £463 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £300 -
Warwick - 3 £463 -
Watford - 3 £360 -
Somerset +11 2 £275 -
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £563 +18.42%
Cambridge 0 2 £563 +2.27%
East Midlands -5 2 £350 +7.69%
Nottinghamshire -9 2 £350 -
Lancashire - 2 £300 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Taunton - 2 £275 -
Uxbridge - 2 £389 -
Glasgow - 2 £400 -
Coventry +6 1 £550 - 1
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Nottingham -5 1 £350 -
Birmingham -6 1 - - 1

SAP Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Analyst in their job title.

1 243 (100.00%) SAP
2 61 (25.10%) Finance
3 46 (18.93%) SAP FI
4 42 (17.28%) User Acceptance Testing
5 40 (16.46%) Migration
6 38 (15.64%) Data Migration
7 37 (15.23%) SAP CO
7 37 (15.23%) SAP FI/CO
8 27 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (10.29%) ERP
9 25 (10.29%) Test Scripting
10 22 (9.05%) SAP BW
10 22 (9.05%) Validation
11 20 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.23%) Business Analysis
12 19 (7.82%) SAP SD
12 19 (7.82%) Procure-to-pay
13 18 (7.41%) Data Mapping
14 17 (7.00%) SAP Implementation
14 17 (7.00%) SAP HR
14 17 (7.00%) Microsoft
14 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
14 17 (7.00%) Workflow
14 17 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (6.58%) SQL
15 16 (6.58%) Data Modelling
16 15 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
17 14 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
18 13 (5.35%) CRM

SAP Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.06%) SAP Portal
3 3 (1.23%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.41%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.65%) MS Project
4 3 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (18.93%) SAP FI
2 37 (15.23%) SAP CO
2 37 (15.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 19 (7.82%) SAP SD
4 17 (7.00%) SAP HR
5 12 (4.94%) SAP MM
5 12 (4.94%) SAP ERP
6 11 (4.53%) SAP PP
7 9 (3.70%) SAP Payroll
8 7 (2.88%) SAP BPC
8 7 (2.88%) SAP SRM
9 6 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (2.06%) SAP PM
10 5 (2.06%) SAP R/3
11 3 (1.23%) SAP FI-AP
11 3 (1.23%) SAP APO
11 3 (1.23%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.82%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.82%) SAP GRC
12 2 (0.82%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) PaaS
1 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) Network Security
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.05%) SAP BW
2 12 (4.94%) SAP BI
3 11 (4.53%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.29%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (2.06%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.82%) DTS
7 2 (0.82%) OLAP
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.82%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.41%) MS Access
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.88%) LSMW
2 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.41%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.41%) Toad
General
1 61 (25.10%) Finance
2 8 (3.29%) Manufacturing
2 8 (3.29%) General Ledger
2 8 (3.29%) Retail
3 7 (2.88%) Legal
4 6 (2.47%) Billing
5 4 (1.65%) Banking
6 3 (1.23%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) SAP Basis
1 4 (1.65%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (1.23%) Itk
2 3 (1.23%) SAP PI
2 3 (1.23%) Web Services
3 2 (0.82%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) EDI
4 1 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.70%) FMCG
3 7 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.47%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.06%) Statistics
5 5 (2.06%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.65%) NHS
6 4 (1.65%) User Experience
7 3 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.23%) NPfIT
8 2 (0.82%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.41%) Life Science
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.28%) User Acceptance Testing
2 40 (16.46%) Migration
3 38 (15.64%) Data Migration
4 27 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (10.29%) ERP
5 25 (10.29%) Test Scripting
6 22 (9.05%) Validation
7 20 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (8.23%) Business Analysis
8 19 (7.82%) Procure-to-pay
9 18 (7.41%) Data Mapping
10 17 (7.00%) SAP Implementation
10 17 (7.00%) Workflow
11 16 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (6.58%) Data Modelling
12 15 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
14 13 (5.35%) CRM
15 12 (4.94%) Logistics
15 12 (4.94%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.58%) SQL
2 9 (3.70%) ABAP
3 2 (0.82%) VBA
3 2 (0.82%) Java
3 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (4.94%) Degree
2 9 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) ISEB
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.41%) CCA
5 1 (0.41%) CIMA
5 1 (0.41%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.29%) QA
3 4 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 243 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.53%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.29%) Ariba
4 8 (3.29%) Oracle
5 5 (2.06%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.65%) OpenText
7 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.82%) HP
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Informatica
8 1 (0.41%) JDA
8 1 (0.41%) Lotus
8 1 (0.41%) Avaya
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
UK
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
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Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago