The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Manager
Rank 360 336 346
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 254 270 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.55% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 135 127
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£525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £523 £538
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51582 48912 54385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.74% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31504 29191 30441
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2115 2659
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SAP Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Manager within the UK.

SAP Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SAP Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 231 £500 -3.84% 28
London -4 118 £500 -4.76% 7
South East -5 24 £450 -14.28% 10
West Midlands -12 20 £763 +76.30% 4
East of England -17 19 £600 +23.07% 1
South West - 16 £500 - 2
City of London +16 11 £513 +2.39%
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £575 +17.94% 1
North West -10 9 £525 +3.44% 1
Hertfordshire -18 8 £600 +4.34%
Surrey -2 6 £481 -8.33% 4
Cambridge -7 6 £600 +23.07%
Berkshire +12 5 £450 -14.28%
Yorkshire +5 4 £481 +1.31% 2
Manchester - 4 £725 - 1
Staines +6 3 - -
East Midlands 0 3 £438 -12.50%
Coventry -3 3 - -
Leamington Spa - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £488 - 2
North East - 3 - -
Nottingham +11 2 £425 -17.07%
Nottinghamshire +10 2 £425 -17.07%
Birmingham -4 2 £550 +41.02% 3
Bedfordshire -22 1 £638 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £325 - 1
Leeds - 1 £488 -

SAP Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Manager in their job title.

1 520 (100.00%) SAP
2 142 (27.31%) Project Management
3 96 (18.46%) Finance
4 87 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 85 (16.35%) SAP Implementation
6 71 (13.65%) Change Management
7 68 (13.08%) ERP
8 56 (10.77%) PRINCE2
8 56 (10.77%) Migration
9 42 (8.08%) Data Migration
10 40 (7.69%) Manufacturing
10 40 (7.69%) CRM
11 34 (6.54%) SAP FI
12 32 (6.15%) FMCG
13 31 (5.96%) SAP CO
13 31 (5.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 30 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
15 28 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 28 (5.38%) ITIL
16 26 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (5.00%) SAP BW
17 24 (4.62%) MS Project
18 23 (4.42%) SAP CRM
19 22 (4.23%) Programme Management
19 22 (4.23%) Test Strategy
20 21 (4.04%) Service Delivery
21 20 (3.85%) Project Planning
21 20 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
22 19 (3.65%) SAP ERP

SAP Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.15%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (0.96%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.38%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (4.62%) MS Project
2 10 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.15%) MS Office
4 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (6.54%) SAP FI
2 31 (5.96%) SAP CO
3 30 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 23 (4.42%) SAP CRM
5 19 (3.65%) SAP ERP
6 17 (3.27%) SAP SD
7 16 (3.08%) SAP HR
8 11 (2.12%) SAP MM
9 10 (1.92%) SAP SRM
10 7 (1.35%) SAP APO
11 6 (1.15%) SAP HCM
11 6 (1.15%) SAP IS-U
11 6 (1.15%) SAP MII
11 6 (1.15%) SAP EWM
12 5 (0.96%) SAP BPC
12 5 (0.96%) SAP PM
12 5 (0.96%) SAP WM
13 4 (0.77%) SAP Payroll
13 4 (0.77%) SAP SCM
14 3 (0.58%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.00%) SAP BW
2 11 (2.12%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.38%) DB2
3 2 (0.38%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (1.73%) LSMW
2 1 (0.19%) Hudson
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 96 (18.46%) Finance
2 40 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 28 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (1.92%) Retail
5 8 (1.54%) Automotive
5 8 (1.54%) Marketing
6 6 (1.15%) German Language
7 5 (0.96%) Billing
7 5 (0.96%) Back Office
8 4 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.08%) SAP Basis
2 8 (1.54%) Middleware
3 3 (0.58%) SAP PI
3 3 (0.58%) SAP XI
3 3 (0.58%) XML
4 1 (0.19%) SAP TM
4 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.19%) SOAP
4 1 (0.19%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.15%) FMCG
2 11 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.35%) PMI
4 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.58%) SWIFT
6 3 (0.58%) Learning Management System
6 3 (0.58%) Economics
7 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.38%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.19%) User Experience
8 1 (0.19%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.19%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.19%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.19%) NHS
8 1 (0.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.77%) Linux
2 3 (0.58%) AIX
3 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (27.31%) Project Management
2 87 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (16.35%) SAP Implementation
4 71 (13.65%) Change Management
5 68 (13.08%) ERP
6 56 (10.77%) PRINCE2
6 56 (10.77%) Migration
7 42 (8.08%) Data Migration
8 40 (7.69%) CRM
9 31 (5.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 28 (5.38%) ITIL
11 26 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.23%) Programme Management
12 22 (4.23%) Test Strategy
13 21 (4.04%) Service Delivery
14 20 (3.85%) Project Planning
14 20 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (3.46%) Logistics
15 18 (3.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (1.73%) ABAP
2 6 (1.15%) C
3 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (1.92%) PMI Certification
1 10 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (0.96%) Degree
2 5 (0.96%) SAP Certification
3 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (0.58%) PMP
4 2 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.38%) MBA
4 2 (0.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.31%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 7 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 520 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (3.08%) Oracle
3 7 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.15%) JD Edwards
5 5 (0.96%) IBM
6 4 (0.77%) HP
7 3 (0.58%) CA
8 2 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.38%) Ariba
8 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.38%) datango
9 1 (0.19%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.19%) Tableau
9 1 (0.19%) Open Text
9 1 (0.19%) Saba
9 1 (0.19%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.19%) Informatica
9 1 (0.19%) JDA
9 1 (0.19%) Primavera
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Modis International - London
Rate: £385 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 16 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 25 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago