Period
to 21 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 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.

SAP Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 170 184
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14 -38
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 20 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 8
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +60.00% -35.48%
10th Percentile £314 £219 £213
90th Percentile £484 £535 £316
England median daily rate £413 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -5.71% +16.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.50 £29.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -37.29% +15.69% -27.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,880 4,584 5,863
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 94.71% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,023 2,894 3,524
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £236
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 203 236
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +15.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.38 £43.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.50

SAP Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Analyst in the West Midlands

SAP Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Analyst in the West Midlands

SAP Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Analyst in the West Midlands

SAP Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Analyst in the West Midlands

SAP Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham +9 6 £388 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £375 -
Warwickshire +8 3 £406 +41.30%
Coventry -12 3 £325 -18.75%
SAP Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, SAP 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 across the West Midlands region featuring SAP Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (40.00%) ISEB
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (40.00%) SAP FI-CA
2 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (40.00%) SAP PSCD
3 7 (35.00%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) ERP
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (10.00%) ISO 14001
7 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (10.00%) HNC
7 2 (10.00%) HND
7 2 (10.00%) Taleo
7 2 (10.00%) Degree

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SAP FI-CA
1 8 (40.00%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (5.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (5.00%) Movex
3 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.00%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (10.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (10.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (35.00%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (25.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) BPR
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) HNC
2 2 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Ariba
4 1 (5.00%) Concur