The median contractor rate for a SAP Business Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst - SAP
UK / England
Rank 522 560 552
Rank change year-on-year +38 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 44 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 32
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £345 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +21.42% -15.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.44% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -34.44% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39295 46721 46527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 30627 28567
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1460 1889
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SAP Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SAP Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Business Analyst in England

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Business Analyst in England

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Business Analyst in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Business Analyst in England

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Business Analyst in England

SAP Business 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 Business Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 18 £425 -3.40% 1
Yorkshire +22 6 £375 +7.14% 1
South West - 6 £425 -
North West +24 3 £419 +7.30% 2
South East +10 3 £413 +10.00%
East Midlands - 3 - -
East of England -15 1 £470 +21.29%
Midlands - 1 - -
SAP Business Analyst
UK

SAP Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, SAP Business 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 Business Analyst in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (24.69%) Finance
3 15 (18.52%) SAP FI
4 14 (17.28%) Manufacturing
4 14 (17.28%) Change Management
4 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
5 12 (14.81%) Migration
6 11 (13.58%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (13.58%) SAP CO
6 11 (13.58%) Process Improvement
7 10 (12.35%) ERP
8 9 (11.11%) SAP PP
8 9 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (11.11%) SAP PP-PI
8 9 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
9 8 (9.88%) Defect Management
9 8 (9.88%) SAP MII
9 8 (9.88%) Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 8 (9.88%) Feasibility Study
9 8 (9.88%) Business Process Modelling
9 8 (9.88%) SAP XI
9 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.88%) Project Management
9 8 (9.88%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (7.41%) SAP PM
11 6 (7.41%) Logistics
11 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management

SAP Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (1.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (18.52%) SAP FI
2 11 (13.58%) SAP CO
2 11 (13.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (11.11%) SAP PP
3 9 (11.11%) SAP PP-PI
4 8 (9.88%) SAP MII
5 6 (7.41%) SAP PM
6 5 (6.17%) SAP BPC
6 5 (6.17%) SAP CRM
6 5 (6.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (6.17%) SAP SD
7 4 (4.94%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 4 (4.94%) SAP HR
7 4 (4.94%) SAP WM
8 3 (3.70%) SAP ERP
8 3 (3.70%) SAP MM
8 3 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (2.47%) SAP APO
9 2 (2.47%) SAP SRM
10 1 (1.23%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.94%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.47%) QlikView
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.23%) Lumira
3 1 (1.23%) MS Access
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 14 (17.28%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.47%) Billing
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.23%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.23%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.47%) FMCG
4 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
1 14 (17.28%) Change Management
2 12 (14.81%) Migration
3 11 (13.58%) Process Improvement
4 10 (12.35%) ERP
5 9 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
5 9 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.88%) Business Process Modelling
6 8 (9.88%) Defect Management
6 8 (9.88%) Feasibility Study
6 8 (9.88%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (9.88%) Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (9.88%) Project Management
6 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 6 (7.41%) Logistics
7 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) IIBA
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (4.94%) OpenText
3 3 (3.70%) Concur
4 1 (1.23%) Ariba
4 1 (1.23%) hybris
4 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) ReadSoft