Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Business One skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Business One over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Business One (SAP B1)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 871 869
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2 -32
Contract jobs citing SAP Business One 31 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.39% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 11
UK median daily rate £390 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +36.36% -5.71%
10th Percentile £250 £409 £188
90th Percentile £575 £515 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £455 £325
% change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAP Business One is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8032 8699 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 5187 5256
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 143
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.97 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.85% -12.79%

SAP Business One
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP Business One as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Business One in the UK

SAP Business One
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Business One in the UK

SAP Business One
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Business One over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Business One in the UK

SAP Business One
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Business One in the UK

SAP Business One
Top 12 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 One within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +32 31 £390 -9.30% 3
UK excluding London +26 18 £390 -14.29% 2
London -22 13 £388 -13.89% 1
North of England +58 6 £390 - 1
Yorkshire +26 5 £390 - 1
South East +9 4 £550 - 1
Midlands +31 3 £550 +34.15%
South West +9 3 £225 -
East of England -14 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East +69 1 - -
West Midlands +29 1 £550 +34.15%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Business One also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Business One.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (54.84%) Advertising
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) ERP
6 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
7 6 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.90%) Degree
9 4 (12.90%) NetSuite
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) Epicor
9 4 (12.90%) Sage
9 4 (12.90%) Retail
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (9.68%) Planning and Forecasting
10 3 (9.68%) Financial Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (9.68%) CODA
10 3 (9.68%) Cognos
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Infor

SAP Business One
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) NetSuite
2 3 (9.68%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (9.68%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (6.45%) HFM
3 2 (6.45%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (6.45%) Lawson
3 2 (6.45%) Magento
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (6.45%) SAP R/3
4 1 (3.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
1 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) SAP HANA
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (54.84%) Advertising
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.90%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Electronics
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Consultant
1 11 (35.48%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Business Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) SAP Business Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 4 (12.90%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) SAP Business One Developer
5 4 (12.90%) SAP Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Support
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Support Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) J2EE
1 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Spread Betting
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ERP
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Financial Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) ETL
6 1 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CBAP
2 2 (6.45%) IIBA
3 1 (3.23%) ACCA
3 1 (3.23%) CIMA
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Epicor
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Sage
3 3 (9.68%) CODA
3 3 (9.68%) Cognos
3 3 (9.68%) Infor
4 2 (6.45%) Baan
4 2 (6.45%) Hyperion
4 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) hybris
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee
5 1 (3.23%) Meraki
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft