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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Manager
Rank 327 279 310
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +31
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 291 310 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.70% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 147 126
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£550 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £406 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £602 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £82.00 £80.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 - -

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -34 263 £550 +4.76% 35
London -4 120 £575 +4.54% 16
East of England +45 47 £550 +11.39% 2
South East -18 34 £450 -10.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +11 25 £525 +6.32% 2
North West -3 25 £600 +13.20% 2
City of London +20 23 £575 +2.67% 1
Hertfordshire - 21 £563 -
Manchester +7 18 £600 +11.62% 1
Surrey +7 17 £413 -15.38% 2
Cambridge +10 16 £575 +16.45%
Berkshire +1 7 £400 -6.97%
West Midlands -26 7 - - 4
East Midlands +10 6 £456 +25.00%
Hampshire -20 5 £550 +10.00% 4
Derbyshire +16 2 £600 +64.38%
Staines -1 2 - - 1
South West -20 2 £420 -14.93%
Chesterfield - 2 £600 -
Basingstoke - 2 £500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -5 1 - -
Midlands -6 1 - - 1
Middlesex -7 1 - -
South Coast - 1 - -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
East Anglia - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1

SAP Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 490 (100.00%) SAP
2 155 (31.63%) Project Management
3 92 (18.78%) Finance
4 84 (17.14%) PRINCE2
4 84 (17.14%) ERP
5 81 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (12.24%) Change Management
7 52 (10.61%) SAP Implementation
8 51 (10.41%) Migration
9 48 (9.80%) Manufacturing
10 33 (6.73%) SAP BW
11 32 (6.53%) CRM
11 32 (6.53%) Programme Management
12 31 (6.33%) SAP ERP
13 30 (6.12%) PMI Certification
14 28 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (5.71%) ITIL
15 27 (5.51%) Data Migration
16 26 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 26 (5.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 25 (5.10%) FMCG
18 24 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (4.69%) SAP FI
19 23 (4.69%) Logistics
20 22 (4.49%) SAP BPC
21 21 (4.29%) Test Management
21 21 (4.29%) SAP FI/CO
21 21 (4.29%) SAP CO
21 21 (4.29%) Release Management
22 19 (3.88%) Test Strategy

SAP Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.22%) NetWeaver
3 5 (1.02%) SAP Portal
4 4 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.20%) CMS
5 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.20%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (3.47%) MS Project
2 12 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (6.33%) SAP ERP
2 23 (4.69%) SAP FI
3 22 (4.49%) SAP BPC
4 21 (4.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 21 (4.29%) SAP CO
5 17 (3.47%) SAP SD
6 14 (2.86%) SAP HR
7 12 (2.45%) SAP SRM
7 12 (2.45%) SAP HCM
8 11 (2.24%) SAP CRM
9 9 (1.84%) SAP FSCM
10 7 (1.43%) SAP Payroll
11 6 (1.22%) SAP PM
11 6 (1.22%) SAP MII
12 4 (0.82%) SAP R/3
12 4 (0.82%) Agresso
12 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.61%) SAP EWM
13 3 (0.61%) SAP Retail
13 3 (0.61%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.88%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.20%) GSM
1 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.73%) SAP BW
2 16 (3.27%) SAP BI
3 10 (2.04%) SAP HANA
4 8 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.61%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.20%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.20%) QlikView
8 1 (0.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.84%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (0.82%) LSMW
4 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 92 (18.78%) Finance
2 48 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 26 (5.31%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (3.27%) Retail
5 8 (1.63%) Automotive
5 8 (1.63%) German Language
6 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.02%) Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Czech Language
8 4 (0.82%) French Language
9 3 (0.61%) Billing
9 3 (0.61%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.61%) Swedish Language
9 3 (0.61%) Marketing
9 3 (0.61%) Back Office
9 3 (0.61%) Publishing
10 2 (0.41%) Legal
10 2 (0.41%) Front Office
10 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.24%) SAP PI
2 10 (2.04%) SAP Basis
3 5 (1.02%) EDI
4 4 (0.82%) SAP XI
5 3 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.20%) MDX
6 1 (0.20%) HTML
6 1 (0.20%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.10%) FMCG
2 24 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.65%) PMI
4 5 (1.02%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (0.61%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.41%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.41%) New Media
8 1 (0.20%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.20%) Economics
8 1 (0.20%) EPoS
8 1 (0.20%) DTV
8 1 (0.20%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.02%) UNIX
2 4 (0.82%) Windows
2 4 (0.82%) Windows NT
3 2 (0.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (31.63%) Project Management
2 84 (17.14%) PRINCE2
2 84 (17.14%) ERP
3 81 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (12.24%) Change Management
5 52 (10.61%) SAP Implementation
6 51 (10.41%) Migration
7 32 (6.53%) CRM
7 32 (6.53%) Programme Management
8 28 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (5.71%) ITIL
9 27 (5.51%) Data Migration
10 26 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 23 (4.69%) Logistics
12 21 (4.29%) Test Management
12 21 (4.29%) Release Management
13 19 (3.88%) Test Strategy
13 19 (3.88%) Risk Management
14 17 (3.47%) Service Management
15 16 (3.27%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.63%) ABAP
2 3 (0.61%) SQL
2 3 (0.61%) C
3 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.20%) RPG IV
4 1 (0.20%) Java
4 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.20%) RPG
Qualifications
1 30 (6.12%) PMI Certification
2 18 (3.67%) PMP
3 13 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (1.84%) Degree
5 7 (1.43%) APMP
6 4 (0.82%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.41%) ISEB
8 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.20%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 9 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 490 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (1.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (1.84%) HP
3 8 (1.63%) Business Objects
3 8 (1.63%) Oracle
4 6 (1.22%) Cognizant
5 5 (1.02%) IBM
6 4 (0.82%) Progress
6 4 (0.82%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.61%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.41%) CA
8 2 (0.41%) Ariba
9 1 (0.20%) Tableau
9 1 (0.20%) VMware
9 1 (0.20%) Dell
9 1 (0.20%) EMC
9 1 (0.20%) Informatica
9 1 (0.20%) NetApp
9 1 (0.20%) Sage
9 1 (0.20%) Siebel
London
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Square One Resources
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £45,900k Annually + London Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
Boss ERP Consulting
Rate: £600-650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
North West of England
Boss ERP Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-570 Per Day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago