Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 781 764 767
Rank change year-on-year -17 +3 +15
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 77 104 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 78 47
England median daily rate £450 £463 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +10.12% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £350
90th Percentile £548 £575 £493
UK median daily rate £454 £463 £410
% change year-on-year -1.89% +12.74% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK median hourly rate - - £28.50

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 91,273 90,247 91,046
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.90% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 61,205 60,367 59,925
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,752 2,615 3,022
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.76 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.12 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.89% -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 28 £438 -16.67% 2
South East -3 18 £517 +23.46%
Midlands -30 12 £438 -7.89% 1
East Midlands -2 7 £458 -12.86% 1
North West -22 6 £538 +34.38% 5
North of England -33 6 £538 +34.38% 6
East of England -2 5 £375 -3.23% 1
West Midlands -24 5 £350 -12.50%
South West -29 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 12 December 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 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (54.55%) Finance
3 37 (48.05%) Business Analysis
4 24 (31.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (23.38%) Procure-to-Pay
6 17 (22.08%) ERP
7 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.88%) SAP FI
8 13 (16.88%) SAP CO
9 11 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 11 (14.29%) SAP ERP
10 10 (12.99%) Logistics
10 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (11.69%) SAP S/4HANA
11 9 (11.69%) Change Management
12 8 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (9.09%) Migration
13 7 (9.09%) Ariba
14 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
14 6 (7.79%) Retail
14 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
14 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
14 6 (7.79%) Order to Cash
15 5 (6.49%) SAP BPC
15 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (6.49%) GAP Analysis
15 5 (6.49%) Quality Management
15 5 (6.49%) XML
15 5 (6.49%) Oracle

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 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) SAP CO
1 13 (16.88%) SAP FI
2 11 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 11 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (11.69%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (6.49%) SAP BPC
6 4 (5.19%) SAP SD
7 3 (3.90%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (2.60%) SAP HCM
8 2 (2.60%) SAP MM
8 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (2.60%) SAP PP
8 2 (2.60%) SAP QM
8 2 (2.60%) SAP SCM
8 2 (2.60%) SAP SRM
9 1 (1.30%) Movex
9 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.30%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.30%) Power BI
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 42 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) German Language
3 2 (2.60%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.60%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) XML
2 4 (5.19%) Middleware
3 3 (3.90%) IDoc
4 2 (2.60%) EDI
5 1 (1.30%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) FMCG
3 1 (1.30%) Fintech
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) Business Analysis
2 24 (31.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (23.38%) Procure-to-Pay
4 17 (22.08%) ERP
5 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) Logistics
6 10 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (11.69%) Change Management
8 8 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Migration
10 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.79%) Order to Cash
10 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.49%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (6.49%) Project Management
11 5 (6.49%) Quality Management
12 4 (5.19%) Business Transformation
12 4 (5.19%) Cash Management
12 4 (5.19%) Record to Report
13 3 (3.90%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) ACCA
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (9.09%) Ariba
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Concur
5 3 (3.90%) Infor
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.30%) Workday