The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Business Analyst
Rank 540 525 498
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -27
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 62 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 23
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £340 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
51453 50379 44110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.31% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31274 30773 25223
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 £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2016 1989 2173
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

SAP Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

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

SAP Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Business 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 Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -16 54 £415 +3.75% 6
London -13 23 £413 +3.12% 3
City of London +23 8 £375 -6.25% 2
East of England +19 8 £381 -18.82%
Hertfordshire +8 7 £381 -1.80%
South West +16 6 £413 +3.12% 1
South East -23 6 £450 +13.63%
Bristol +4 4 £413 +3.12%
West Midlands -6 4 £425 +18.88%
Oxfordshire -16 3 £450 +34.32%
Watford +10 2 £365 -5.80%
Cheshire -8 2 £463 -
North West -17 2 £463 - 1
Brentford - 2 £409 -
Cambridge +3 1 £563 +2.27%
Warwickshire +1 1 £425 +25.00%
Feltham -3 1 £385 +1.31%
North East -4 1 - -
Scotland -5 1 £363 -
Berkshire -6 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £563 +2.27%
Glasgow -7 1 £363 -
Hertford - 1 £525 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
Coventry - 1 £385 -
Birmingham - 1 £440 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £425 -
Reading - 1 - -

SAP Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title.

1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (35.11%) Finance
3 28 (21.37%) SAP FI
4 27 (20.61%) Business Analysis
5 24 (18.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 24 (18.32%) SAP CO
6 22 (16.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (12.98%) ERP
9 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (9.92%) Oracle
10 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (9.16%) MS Visio
11 12 (9.16%) Change Management
11 12 (9.16%) Use Case
12 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
12 11 (8.40%) SAP SD
13 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
14 9 (6.87%) SAP Implementation
14 9 (6.87%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (6.87%) Fit Analysis
14 9 (6.87%) Migration
15 8 (6.11%) Banking
15 8 (6.11%) SAP HR
15 8 (6.11%) Project Management
15 8 (6.11%) SAP BW
15 8 (6.11%) Procure-to-pay
16 7 (5.34%) Business Transformation
16 7 (5.34%) Retail
16 7 (5.34%) Validation

SAP Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Business 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 Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (21.37%) SAP FI
2 24 (18.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 24 (18.32%) SAP CO
3 11 (8.40%) SAP SD
4 8 (6.11%) SAP HR
5 6 (4.58%) SAP SRM
6 5 (3.82%) SAP R/3
7 4 (3.05%) SAP MM
7 4 (3.05%) SAP ERP
8 3 (2.29%) SAP APO
8 3 (2.29%) SAP WM
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (1.53%) SAP PP
9 2 (1.53%) SAP FI-GL
9 2 (1.53%) SAP PP-PI
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.53%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.76%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SAP BW
2 6 (4.58%) SAP BI
3 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.76%) OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) EDMS
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.76%) IntelliJ
1 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 46 (35.11%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Retail
4 5 (3.82%) Legal
4 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.82%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.29%) Billing
6 2 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.29%) XML
1 3 (2.29%) XSD
1 3 (2.29%) EDI
1 3 (2.29%) WSDL
1 3 (2.29%) Middleware
1 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.53%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.76%) FMCG
4 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.76%) User Experience
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.61%) Business Analysis
2 22 (16.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.98%) ERP
5 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.16%) Change Management
6 12 (9.16%) Use Case
7 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
8 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
9 9 (6.87%) SAP Implementation
9 9 (6.87%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (6.87%) Fit Analysis
9 9 (6.87%) Migration
10 8 (6.11%) Project Management
10 8 (6.11%) Procure-to-pay
11 7 (5.34%) Business Transformation
11 7 (5.34%) Validation
12 6 (4.58%) Workflow
13 5 (3.82%) Logistics
13 5 (3.82%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.29%) SQL
2 2 (1.53%) ABAP
3 1 (0.76%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) ISEB
3 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) IIBA
4 1 (0.76%) CBAP
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle
3 5 (3.82%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.05%) IBM
5 3 (2.29%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.53%) Ariba
7 1 (0.76%) BMC
7 1 (0.76%) JDA
7 1 (0.76%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.76%) Progress
7 1 (0.76%) Remedy