The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Release Manager
Rank 649 620 599
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -21
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Release Manager 2 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.008% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

SAP Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAP Release Manager in the job title.

SAP Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Release Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Release Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Release Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, SAP Release Manager 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 Release Manager in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) ABAP
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) FMCG
6 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

SAP Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP