The median contractor rate for a SAP Test Analyst was £305 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 623 601
Rank change year-on-year +65 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Test Analyst 25 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.032% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.034% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 21
Median daily rate £305 £295 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +1.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £335 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £295 £290
% change year-on-year +5.08% +1.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42574 50675 51233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 32785 30936
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 1588 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.93 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SAP Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAP Test Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Test Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Test Analyst in the UK

SAP Test Analyst
Top 18 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 24 £308 +4.23%
London - 7 £275 -
South East +12 5 - -
South West +7 5 £413 +58.65%
West Sussex +5 4 - -
East Midlands -4 4 £310 +5.08%
West Midlands +16 2 £293 +0.86%
Bristol +6 2 £425 +63.46%
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £293 -
Worthing - 2 - -
North West +26 1 £325 -23.52%
Manchester +12 1 £325 -23.52%
Milton Keynes -2 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £265 -
Scotland - 1 £265 -

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 9 (21.43%) ERP
3 8 (19.05%) SAP FI
3 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 7 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) CRM
5 6 (14.29%) ISEB
5 6 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (14.29%) SAP CO
5 6 (14.29%) Retail
5 6 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (11.90%) SAP ERP
6 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Validation
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle
7 4 (9.52%) XML
7 4 (9.52%) Unix
7 4 (9.52%) Java
7 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) HP
7 4 (9.52%) SAP SD
7 4 (9.52%) webMethods
7 4 (9.52%) SAP CRM

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 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SAP FI
2 6 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 6 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (11.90%) SAP ERP
4 4 (9.52%) SAP CRM
4 4 (9.52%) SAP SD
5 3 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (7.14%) SAP MM
6 2 (4.76%) SAP HR
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (2.38%) SAP EWM
7 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
7 1 (2.38%) SAP Retail
7 1 (2.38%) SAP SCM
7 1 (2.38%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Selenium
1 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
1 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) SAP CO-PA
2 2 (4.76%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ERP
1 9 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 7 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 7 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (14.29%) CRM
4 6 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Validation
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) ETL
7 3 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
8 2 (4.76%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.76%) Data Validation
8 2 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 6 (14.29%) ISEB
3 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) webMethods
4 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow