Period
to 14 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Business Analyst was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 November 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
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 772 783
Rank change year-on-year -46 +11 -10
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Business Analyst 80 114 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 80 58
UK median daily rate £444 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +11.76% -1.45%
10th Percentile £369 £375 £357
90th Percentile £539 £575 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £456 £425
% change year-on-year +2.74% +7.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 98,884 97,779 100,179
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.91% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 65,251 64,406 65,253
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £262 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,108 2,926 3,323
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.92 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -

SAP Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Business Analyst in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Business Analyst in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Business Analyst over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Business Analyst in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Business Analyst in the UK

SAP Business Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 14 November 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
England -27 74 £438 -7.89% 2
UK excluding London -35 45 £469 +2.74% 2
London -14 28 £425 -17.07%
South East +1 18 £496 +16.71%
Midlands -26 13 £444 -11.25%
East Midlands +6 8 £460 -12.38%
North West -14 5 £525 +31.25% 2
North of England -15 5 £525 +31.25% 2
West Midlands -38 5 £350 -12.50%
Wales -22 3 £475 -
East of England - 3 £375 -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
South West -29 1 £425 +6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 featuring SAP Business Analyst in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (50.00%) Finance
3 36 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 25 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
7 15 (18.75%) ERP
8 11 (13.75%) Change Management
8 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (12.50%) Logistics
10 8 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.75%) SAP CO
11 7 (8.75%) SAP FI
11 7 (8.75%) Project Management
11 7 (8.75%) SAP S/4HANA
12 6 (7.50%) Record to Report
12 6 (7.50%) SuccessFactors
12 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
12 6 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
12 6 (7.50%) SAP ERP
12 6 (7.50%) Cash Management
12 6 (7.50%) Retail
13 5 (6.25%) Migration
13 5 (6.25%) Quality Management
13 5 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
13 5 (6.25%) Ariba
13 5 (6.25%) SAP HANA

SAP Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (8.75%) SAP CO
2 7 (8.75%) SAP FI
2 7 (8.75%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (7.50%) SAP ERP
4 5 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.00%) SAP SRM
6 3 (3.75%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (2.50%) SAP BPC
7 2 (2.50%) SAP HCM
7 2 (2.50%) SAP HR
7 2 (2.50%) SAP MM
7 2 (2.50%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (2.50%) SAP PP
7 2 (2.50%) SAP QM
7 2 (2.50%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.25%) Movex
8 1 (1.25%) SAP APO
8 1 (1.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.50%) Power BI
2 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) Middleware
2 3 (3.75%) IDoc
2 3 (3.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) FMCG
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 25 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 15 (18.75%) ERP
6 11 (13.75%) Change Management
6 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (12.50%) Logistics
8 7 (8.75%) Project Management
8 7 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.50%) Cash Management
9 6 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Record to Report
10 5 (6.25%) Migration
10 5 (6.25%) Order to Cash
10 5 (6.25%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 4 (5.00%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (5.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
2 1 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (6.25%) Ariba
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.75%) Concur
4 3 (3.75%) Infor
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Wallstreet Suite