Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £544 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Manager
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 522 459 464
Rank change year-on-year -63 +5 -53
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 321 408 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 200 258
England median daily rate £544 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% -4.31%
10th Percentile £408 £375 £393
90th Percentile £702 £700 £672
UK median daily rate £544 £538 £500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +7.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
England median hourly rate £58.00 £5.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1060.00% -88.57% -31.64%
10th Percentile £55.00 £5.00 £31.13
90th Percentile £61.00 £5.00 £55.38
UK median hourly rate £58.00 £5.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +1060.00% -88.57% -31.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86,123 84,539 94,129
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.77% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,769 55,671 60,919
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,512 2,900 3,587
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.75
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

SAP Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured SAP Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Manager in England

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Manager in England

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Manager in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Manager in England

SAP Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Manager in England

SAP Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -103 101 £550 +4.76% 11
South East -41 60 £527 -4.27% 4
East of England +6 39 £550 +1.85% 4
North of England +50 33 £600 +20.00% 2
Midlands -8 30 £500 -2.44% 2
Yorkshire +23 19 £600 +6.67% 1
West Midlands +6 14 £488 +21.88% 2
South West -1 12 £525 +10.53% 2
North West +3 11 £525 +5.00% 1
East Midlands -4 9 £420 -23.64%
South Coast +5 4 £400 -
North East +46 2 - -
SAP Manager
UK

SAP Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, SAP 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 across the England region featuring SAP Manager in the job title.

1 321 (100.00%) SAP
2 120 (37.38%) Project Management
3 90 (28.04%) Finance
4 75 (23.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (18.69%) ERP
6 39 (12.15%) Change Management
6 39 (12.15%) SAP Implementation
7 31 (9.66%) Manufacturing
8 28 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (8.41%) SAP S/4HANA
10 25 (7.79%) SAP FI
11 24 (7.48%) Programme Management
12 23 (7.17%) Project Planning
12 23 (7.17%) Migration
13 22 (6.85%) ITIL
13 22 (6.85%) PRINCE2
14 21 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
15 20 (6.23%) SAP CO
15 20 (6.23%) SAP FI/CO
16 19 (5.92%) Service Delivery
16 19 (5.92%) FMCG
17 18 (5.61%) SuccessFactors
17 18 (5.61%) Retail
18 17 (5.30%) Oracle
19 16 (4.98%) SAP HANA
19 16 (4.98%) Business Transformation
19 16 (4.98%) SAP MM
19 16 (4.98%) SAP BW
20 15 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
20 15 (4.67%) Business Intelligence

SAP Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.87%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.62%) CMS
3 2 (0.62%) Confluence
4 1 (0.31%) Documentum
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.12%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 27 (8.41%) SAP S/4HANA
2 25 (7.79%) SAP FI
3 20 (6.23%) SAP CO
3 20 (6.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 16 (4.98%) SAP MM
5 14 (4.36%) SAP BPC
5 14 (4.36%) SAP ERP
5 14 (4.36%) SAP FSCM
5 14 (4.36%) SAP HR
6 6 (1.87%) SAP APO
6 6 (1.87%) SAP EWM
7 5 (1.56%) SAP PM
7 5 (1.56%) SAP Retail
8 4 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (1.25%) SAP PP
8 4 (1.25%) SAP PSCD
9 3 (0.93%) SAP GRC
9 3 (0.93%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (0.93%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.61%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.62%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.62%) SMS
2 1 (0.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) LAN
2 1 (0.31%) Skype
2 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.98%) SAP BW
1 16 (4.98%) SAP HANA
2 10 (3.12%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 5 (1.56%) Power BI
4 5 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.62%) Big Data
5 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.62%) Lumira
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.31%) DB2
6 1 (0.31%) GIS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.25%) LSMW
2 3 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) TestRail
General
1 90 (28.04%) Finance
2 31 (9.66%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.61%) Retail
4 12 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.25%) Automotive
5 4 (1.25%) Billing
5 4 (1.25%) Marketing
6 3 (0.93%) Back Office
6 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.56%) Middleware
2 4 (1.25%) SAP Basis
2 4 (1.25%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.62%) HTML
3 2 (0.62%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.31%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (5.92%) FMCG
3 8 (2.49%) Virtual Team
4 6 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.56%) Robotics
6 3 (0.93%) PMI
7 2 (0.62%) User Experience
8 1 (0.31%) AS400
8 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.31%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.31%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.93%) Unix
2 2 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (37.38%) Project Management
2 75 (23.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (18.69%) ERP
4 39 (12.15%) Change Management
4 39 (12.15%) SAP Implementation
5 28 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (7.48%) Programme Management
7 23 (7.17%) Migration
7 23 (7.17%) Project Planning
8 22 (6.85%) ITIL
8 22 (6.85%) PRINCE2
9 19 (5.92%) Service Delivery
10 16 (4.98%) Business Transformation
11 15 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.67%) Matrix Organization
11 15 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (4.05%) Project Governance
12 13 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (4.05%) Waterfall
13 11 (3.43%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.49%) SQL
2 7 (2.18%) ABAP
3 4 (1.25%) C
4 1 (0.31%) Python
4 1 (0.31%) R
4 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (2.80%) Degree
2 7 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (1.87%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.56%) PMP
5 4 (1.25%) ACCA
5 4 (1.25%) CIMA
5 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.43%) QA
2 6 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.56%) PMO
4 3 (0.93%) SLA
5 2 (0.62%) GDPR
5 2 (0.62%) GxP
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) COBIT
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.31%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) MOM
2 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 321 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (5.30%) Oracle
3 12 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.12%) Concur
5 8 (2.49%) Ariba
6 7 (2.18%) HP
6 7 (2.18%) hybris
7 6 (1.87%) Tableau
8 5 (1.56%) Blue Prism
8 5 (1.56%) Kofax
9 4 (1.25%) Adobe
9 4 (1.25%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.93%) IBM
10 3 (0.93%) JDA
10 3 (0.93%) Workday
11 2 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.31%) BMC
12 1 (0.31%) Informatica
12 1 (0.31%) Northgate
12 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com