Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 791 742 774
Rank change year-on-year -49 +32 -26
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 69 96 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.073% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 56
England median daily rate £450 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.04% -1.76%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £350
90th Percentile £600 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £405
% change year-on-year +0.83% +11.04% -0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
England median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.21% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £32.65 £31.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.50 £47.31
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -20.21% -24.80%

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 89,014 85,687 93,164
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.88% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,186 56,557 61,513
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,851 2,541 2,879
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +7.04%
10th Percentile £11.11 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.94 £18.94
% change year-on-year -7.60% +0.03% +6.02%

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 September 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
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 September 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 -12 27 £425 -15.00% 1
South East -25 18 £517 +3.40% 1
Midlands -25 13 £450 -10.00%
East Midlands +3 10 £460 -12.38%
North of England -25 3 - - 1
North West -28 3 - - 1
West Midlands -29 3 £325 -18.75%
East of England - 2 £500 - 2
South West -17 1 £425 +6.25%
SAP Business Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 69 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (53.62%) Finance
3 36 (52.17%) Business Analysis
4 26 (37.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 12 (17.39%) Retail
6 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (15.94%) Procure-to-Pay
8 9 (13.04%) Change Management
8 9 (13.04%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (11.59%) ERP
10 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
10 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
11 6 (8.70%) Project Management
11 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.70%) Cash Management
11 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
12 5 (7.25%) Banking
12 5 (7.25%) Logistics
12 5 (7.25%) SAP CO
12 5 (7.25%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (7.25%) SAP FI
12 5 (7.25%) Order to Cash
12 5 (7.25%) Record to Report
12 5 (7.25%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (5.80%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 4 (5.80%) Prototyping

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 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (7.25%) SAP CO
2 5 (7.25%) SAP FI
2 5 (7.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.80%) SAP SRM
4 3 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (2.90%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.90%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.90%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.45%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.45%) SAP CCM
6 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-AR
6 1 (1.45%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.45%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (1.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Power BI
1 2 (2.90%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.90%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (53.62%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.45%) Billing
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Law
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) IDoc
2 3 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Business Analysis
2 26 (37.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 11 (15.94%) Procure-to-Pay
6 9 (13.04%) Change Management
7 8 (11.59%) ERP
8 6 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
8 6 (8.70%) Cash Management
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Logistics
9 5 (7.25%) Order to Cash
9 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (7.25%) Record to Report
10 4 (5.80%) DSDM
10 4 (5.80%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.80%) UML
10 4 (5.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
1 4 (5.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.45%) PMO
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Infor
4 1 (1.45%) hybris
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) Wallstreet Suite