The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Release 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 Release Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Release Manager
Rank 607 580 598
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Release Manager 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.012% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£575 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SAP Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Release Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP Release Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Release Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Release 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 Release Manager in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) PMI
7 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
7 1 (10.00%) Intranet
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office

SAP Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Release 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 Release Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft