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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Release Manager
Rank 576 551 539
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Release Manager 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £438 -
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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Release Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -28 5 - - 1
Coventry - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1

SAP Release Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (75.00%) Release Management
3 9 (45.00%) Change Control
4 8 (40.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.00%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (15.00%) SAP SRM
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Front Office
10 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (5.00%) CMS
10 1 (5.00%) Validation
10 1 (5.00%) Migration
10 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation

SAP Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (5.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP SRM
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Release Management
2 9 (45.00%) Change Control
3 8 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.00%) Validation
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP