Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Business Analyst was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 753 749 758
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -33
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 98 81 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.092% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.097% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 61
England median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £375 £316 £313
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £455 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £42.50
90th Percentile £67.12 - £47.50
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00

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 87,052 83,568 94,384
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.76% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,378 54,897 61,302
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,578 2,921 3,462
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.39 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -0.59% +11.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.60 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.57 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +3 42 £550 +22.22% 7
Midlands +25 18 £450 +10.77%
East Midlands +7 11 £463 +8.82%
South East -17 10 £431 +6.48% 1
North of England +10 8 £448 +5.29% 2
West Midlands +17 7 £400 +6.31%
South West +16 7 £400 -5.88%
North West +4 7 £420 -6.67% 2
East of England -19 3 £388 -3.13% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
North East - 1 £550 -
SAP Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 45 (45.92%) Finance
3 30 (30.61%) Business Analysis
4 29 (29.59%) ERP
5 18 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (16.33%) SAP FI
7 16 (16.33%) Retail
8 14 (14.29%) Virtual Team
8 14 (14.29%) SAP CO
8 14 (14.29%) SAP BW
8 14 (14.29%) SAP SD
8 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 14 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (14.29%) Project Management
9 13 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (12.24%) Analytics
11 11 (11.22%) Order to Cash
11 11 (11.22%) Degree
12 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (9.18%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (9.18%) SAP HANA
14 8 (8.16%) Migration
15 7 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 7 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 7 (7.14%) Quote-to-Cash
16 6 (6.12%) Data Quality
16 6 (6.12%) Procure-to-Pay
16 6 (6.12%) Scenario Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.06%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (16.33%) SAP FI
2 14 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 14 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 7 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (6.12%) SAP ERP
5 3 (3.06%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 3 (3.06%) SAP Retail
5 3 (3.06%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (2.04%) SAP Business One
6 2 (2.04%) SAP HCM
6 2 (2.04%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.02%) SAP EWM
7 1 (1.02%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (1.02%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (1.02%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.02%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 9 (9.18%) SAP HANA
3 7 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.02%) MS Access
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (1.02%) QlikView
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) LSMW
General
1 45 (45.92%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Retail
3 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 13 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (5.10%) Advertising
5 5 (5.10%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.04%) Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Billing
6 2 (2.04%) Law
7 1 (1.02%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.02%) French Language
7 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 3 (3.06%) FMCG
2 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.02%) RIA
3 1 (1.02%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Business Analysis
2 29 (29.59%) ERP
3 18 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.29%) Project Management
6 12 (12.24%) Analytics
6 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (11.22%) Order to Cash
8 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (9.18%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (8.16%) Migration
11 7 (7.14%) Quote-to-Cash
12 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.12%) Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (6.12%) Scenario Testing
13 5 (5.10%) Change Management
13 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
13 5 (5.10%) Data Management
13 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
13 5 (5.10%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) ABAP
2 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) ISEB
2 3 (3.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle
3 3 (3.06%) OpenText
4 2 (2.04%) Anaplan
4 2 (2.04%) Concur
4 2 (2.04%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.02%) hybris
5 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.02%) IFS
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft