Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Analyst was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 533 520
Rank change year-on-year -44 -13 +6
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 293 361 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 223 240
England median daily rate £438 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -1.64% +8.16%
10th Percentile £300 £221 £281
90th Percentile £575 £488 £525
UK median daily rate £428 £375 £381
% change year-on-year +14.00% -1.64% +8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
England median hourly rate £29.50 £25.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.69% -27.14% +127.27%
10th Percentile £15.95 £18.65 £32.50
90th Percentile £46.25 £38.40 £37.50
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +15.69% -27.14% +127.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89884 92670 98656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59938 60988 63819
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2667 3006 3819
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

SAP Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured SAP Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Analyst in England

SAP Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Analyst in England

SAP Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Analyst in England

SAP Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Analyst in England

SAP Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP Analyst in England

SAP Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London -65 70 £481 +28.33% 4
South East -13 59 £414 +16.55% 3
North of England +52 50 £420 +8.39% 19
North West +19 44 £420 +12.00% 14
Midlands +17 41 £463 +46.83% 3
East Midlands -2 24 £513 +57.69% 1
South West -10 18 £400 +4.23%
West Midlands +27 17 £400 +60.00% 2
East of England -26 13 £388 -13.89% 1
North East +65 4 £550 -
Yorkshire +15 2 £406 +20.37% 5
SAP Analyst
UK

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SAP Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SAP Analyst in the job title.

1 293 (100.00%) SAP
2 123 (41.98%) Finance
3 59 (20.14%) SAP FI
4 55 (18.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 55 (18.77%) SAP CO
5 45 (15.36%) ERP
6 43 (14.68%) Business Analysis
7 40 (13.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (13.31%) Migration
9 34 (11.60%) Manufacturing
9 34 (11.60%) SAP BW
10 33 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (10.92%) Data Migration
12 31 (10.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (9.90%) Analytics
14 27 (9.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (8.87%) Data Analysis
16 25 (8.53%) SAP Implementation
17 24 (8.19%) Degree
17 24 (8.19%) Microsoft Excel
18 23 (7.85%) Data Mapping
18 23 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (7.51%) SAP MM
19 22 (7.51%) Retail
20 20 (6.83%) Data Modelling
21 18 (6.14%) Data Quality
22 17 (5.80%) SAP ERP
22 17 (5.80%) Banking
22 17 (5.80%) SAP SD
22 17 (5.80%) BusinessObjects

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.41%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (8.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (20.14%) SAP FI
2 55 (18.77%) SAP CO
2 55 (18.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (7.51%) SAP MM
4 17 (5.80%) SAP ERP
4 17 (5.80%) SAP S/4HANA
4 17 (5.80%) SAP SD
5 14 (4.78%) SAP SRM
6 11 (3.75%) SAP MDM
7 10 (3.41%) SAP FI-AP
8 9 (3.07%) SAP HR
9 8 (2.73%) SAP Retail
10 7 (2.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (2.05%) HFM
12 5 (1.71%) SAP APO
12 5 (1.71%) SAP GRC
12 5 (1.71%) SAP PP
13 4 (1.37%) SAP Business One
13 4 (1.37%) SAP HCM
13 4 (1.37%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.60%) SAP BW
2 17 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (4.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 12 (4.10%) SQL Server
5 11 (3.75%) SAP HANA
6 6 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.71%) MS Access
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.02%) DB2
9 3 (1.02%) QlikView
10 2 (0.68%) Big Data
10 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.68%) OLAP
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Smart View
10 2 (0.68%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.73%) LSMW
2 3 (1.02%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.68%) JIRA
3 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 123 (41.98%) Finance
2 34 (11.60%) Manufacturing
3 27 (9.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 22 (7.51%) Retail
5 17 (5.80%) Banking
6 15 (5.12%) General Ledger
7 10 (3.41%) Marketing
8 7 (2.39%) Advertising
8 7 (2.39%) Electronics
8 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.37%) Billing
10 3 (1.02%) Automotive
10 3 (1.02%) Legal
11 2 (0.68%) French Language
12 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.71%) SAP Basis
2 3 (1.02%) SAP MI
2 3 (1.02%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (0.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.46%) Virtual Team
3 14 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.73%) FMCG
5 7 (2.39%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.71%) User Experience
8 4 (1.37%) AS400
8 4 (1.37%) Life Science
8 4 (1.37%) Replication
9 3 (1.02%) LIMS
9 3 (1.02%) SCADA
10 2 (0.68%) Clustering
11 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.36%) ERP
2 43 (14.68%) Business Analysis
3 40 (13.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (13.31%) Migration
5 33 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (10.92%) Data Migration
7 31 (10.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (9.90%) Analytics
9 26 (8.87%) Data Analysis
10 25 (8.53%) SAP Implementation
11 23 (7.85%) Data Mapping
12 20 (6.83%) Data Modelling
13 15 (5.12%) Data Analytics
13 15 (5.12%) Procure-to-Pay
13 15 (5.12%) Validation
14 14 (4.78%) Project Management
14 14 (4.78%) Test Scripting
15 13 (4.44%) Data Management
15 13 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
16 12 (4.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.46%) SQL
2 10 (3.41%) ABAP
3 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.37%) Java
5 3 (1.02%) C
6 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (8.19%) Degree
2 11 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) ISEB
5 4 (1.37%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.02%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.68%) CIMA
7 2 (0.68%) CRISC
7 2 (0.68%) ISACA
7 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.68%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) ACCA
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.14%) Data Quality
2 15 (5.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.05%) GxP
3 6 (2.05%) PMO
3 6 (2.05%) QA
4 3 (1.02%) IFRS
5 2 (0.68%) COSO
6 1 (0.34%) GAAP
6 1 (0.34%) GMP
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 293 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (4.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.10%) Ariba
4 11 (3.75%) Oracle
5 9 (3.07%) HP
6 6 (2.05%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.37%) Tableau
8 3 (1.02%) IBM
8 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.68%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.34%) BT
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.34%) Google
10 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.34%) Minitab
10 1 (0.34%) Remedy
10 1 (0.34%) Sage
10 1 (0.34%) Sybase
10 1 (0.34%) VMware