Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Business Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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.

Business Analyst - SAP
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 729 743
Rank change year-on-year -34 +14 -16
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 84 78 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.093% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.098% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 43 72
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.18% -5.82%
10th Percentile £375 £354 £325
90th Percentile £632 £585 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.18% -5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -22.83% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £28.95 £32.18
90th Percentile £62.22 £38.38 £47.47
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year +26.76% -22.83% -

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 86,403 79,722 93,450
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.96% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,073 51,904 61,454
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,787 2,613 2,834
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% -6.46% +14.24%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.91
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%

SAP Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Business Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Business Analyst in England

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Business Analyst in England over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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 -33 38 £425 - 3
North West -5 13 £425 +3.03% 1
North of England -25 13 £425 +7.32% 1
South East -23 12 £493 -1.50% 1
Midlands 0 10 £450 - 5
East Midlands +2 8 £456 - 2
South West +2 4 £385 -9.41%
East of England +12 3 £475 +1.06% 2
West Midlands -13 2 £413 - 3
South Coast - 1 - -
SAP Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, SAP Business Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring SAP Business Analyst in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (51.19%) Finance
3 34 (40.48%) Business Analysis
4 26 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.24%) Retail
7 15 (17.86%) SAP FI
8 14 (16.67%) ERP
8 14 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (16.67%) SAP CO
9 12 (14.29%) Project Management
10 11 (13.10%) SAP BW
11 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.71%) User Stories
13 8 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
13 8 (9.52%) ISEB
14 7 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (8.33%) Logistics
14 7 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
15 6 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
15 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
15 6 (7.14%) SAP HANA
15 6 (7.14%) UML
15 6 (7.14%) Change Management
16 5 (5.95%) Scrum
16 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
16 5 (5.95%) SAP SD

SAP Business 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:

Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (17.86%) SAP FI
2 14 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 14 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (5.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (5.95%) SAP BPC
4 5 (5.95%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (5.95%) SAP SD
5 3 (3.57%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (3.57%) SAP HCM
5 3 (3.57%) SAP SRM
6 2 (2.38%) SAP ERP
6 2 (2.38%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.19%) iTrent
7 1 (1.19%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.19%) SAP CCM
7 1 (1.19%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (1.19%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.19%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (1.19%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.19%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SAP BW
2 6 (7.14%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (1.19%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) JIRA
2 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.19%) LSMW
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (51.19%) Finance
2 17 (20.24%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 3 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.38%) Billing
5 2 (2.38%) Law
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.38%) FMCG
5 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.19%) RIA
5 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Business Analysis
2 26 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.67%) ERP
5 12 (14.29%) Project Management
6 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (10.71%) User Stories
8 8 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
8 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.33%) Logistics
9 7 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
10 6 (7.14%) Change Management
10 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.14%) UML
11 5 (5.95%) Analytics
11 5 (5.95%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) ISEB
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.19%) PMO
2 1 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.57%) OpenText
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) Anaplan
3 2 (2.38%) Concur
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) hybris
4 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.19%) IFS
4 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.19%) Wallstreet Suite