Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Analyst was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

SAP Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 182 206
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 -23
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 42 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.65% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.69% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 25
North West median daily rate £420 £375 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +5.04% -23.23%
10th Percentile £199 £258 £300
90th Percentile £500 £488 £444
England median daily rate £438 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.50 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +15.69% -27.14% +127.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5427 6545 8083
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.38% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4203 4823
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £234
90th Percentile £588 £550 £569
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 241 403
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.22 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -20.90% +27.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.75 £50.06
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

SAP Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Analyst in the North West

SAP Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Analyst in the North West

SAP Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Analyst in the North West

SAP Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Analyst in the North West

SAP Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Manchester +11 26 £419 +1.52% 2
Cheshire +8 10 £420 +15.07% 1
Lancashire +16 1 £400 +6.67% 1
SAP Analyst
England

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, SAP 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 North West region featuring SAP Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (50.00%) Finance
3 18 (42.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 18 (42.86%) SAP CO
3 18 (42.86%) SAP FI
4 10 (23.81%) Banking
5 9 (21.43%) ERP
6 8 (19.05%) SAP ERP
6 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (19.05%) SAP SRM
6 8 (19.05%) SAP BW
7 7 (16.67%) NetWeaver
7 7 (16.67%) Analytics
7 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
8 6 (14.29%) General Ledger
8 6 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) SAP MDM
9 4 (9.52%) Retail
9 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) SAP Basis
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (9.52%) SAP FI-AP
9 4 (9.52%) Data Mapping
10 3 (7.14%) Master Data Management
10 3 (7.14%) Ticket Management
10 3 (7.14%) Life Science
10 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (42.86%) SAP CO
1 18 (42.86%) SAP FI
1 18 (42.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (19.05%) SAP ERP
2 8 (19.05%) SAP SRM
3 4 (9.52%) SAP FI-AP
3 4 (9.52%) SAP MDM
4 3 (7.14%) HFM
4 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (4.76%) SAP MM
5 2 (4.76%) SAP PP
6 1 (2.38%) SAP MDG
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Retail
6 1 (2.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SAP BW
2 3 (7.14%) DB2
2 3 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 3 (7.14%) Legal
5 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Basis
2 3 (7.14%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Life Science
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ERP
2 7 (16.67%) Analytics
2 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Data Mapping
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Data Management
5 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Logistics
5 3 (7.14%) Master Data Management
5 3 (7.14%) Ticket Management
5 3 (7.14%) Workflow
5 3 (7.14%) Workflow Management
6 2 (4.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) ABAP
2 2 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) Hyperion
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) VMware