Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Test Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 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 Test Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 838 800
Rank change year-on-year -7 -38 +22
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Test Analyst 30 58 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.055% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.058% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 52
UK median daily rate £400 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -3.08% +4.84%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £269
90th Percentile £449 £448 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £330
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

SAP Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Test Analyst in the UK

SAP Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Test Analyst in the UK

SAP Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Test Analyst in the UK

SAP Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Test Analyst in the UK

SAP Test Analyst
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Test Analyst 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 -16 18 £400 +27.06%
UK excluding London +3 17 £350 +9.38%
South East +6 7 £400 +23.08%
Scotland -1 6 £325 -13.33%
Wales - 2 £440 -
Midlands +12 1 - -
South West +6 1 - -
East Midlands +6 1 - -
London -45 1 £400 +42.86%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, SAP Test 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 featuring SAP Test Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (53.33%) Test Scripting
3 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (30.00%) HP
5 8 (26.67%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (16.67%) System Testing
7 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
8 4 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
9 3 (10.00%) SAP HR
9 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
10 2 (6.67%) Logistics
10 2 (6.67%) SAP ERP
10 2 (6.67%) JIRA
10 2 (6.67%) Test Management

SAP Test 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
2 2 (6.67%) SAP PS
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.33%) Billing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Life Science
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (16.67%) System Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) Logistics
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Test Management
7 2 (6.67%) Traceability Matrix
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) IFRS
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (30.00%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Ariba
5 1 (3.33%) BT