Period
to 11 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £540 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 577 539 488
Rank change year-on-year -38 -51 -25
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 302 338 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 166 206
England median daily rate £540 £550 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +2.09% +5.12%
10th Percentile £413 £411 £381
90th Percentile £688 £738 £711
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £548
% change year-on-year - +0.46% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
England median hourly rate £41.00 £58.00 £5.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.31% +1060.00% -
UK median hourly rate £53.00 £58.00 £5.00
% change year-on-year -8.62% +1060.00% -

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 91,359 90,187 90,477
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.89% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 61,235 60,341 59,569
England median daily rate £459 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,773 2,621 2,997
England median hourly rate £18.12 £18.70 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +1.77% +2.08%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.79 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +27 118 £560 +1.82% 12
South East +4 84 £500 -5.30% 9
North of England -13 33 £463 -22.92% 6
Midlands -16 26 £475 -9.52% 4
East of England +1 25 £550 - 4
West Midlands -19 22 £500 -9.09% 1
North West -10 18 £430 -25.22% 4
Yorkshire -16 14 £500 -16.67% 1
South West -41 5 £550 +4.76% 2
East Midlands 0 3 £456 +8.63% 3
North East -7 1 - - 1
SAP Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, SAP Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring SAP Manager in the job title.

1 302 (100.00%) SAP
2 103 (34.11%) Project Management
3 83 (27.48%) Finance
4 75 (24.83%) SAP S/4HANA
5 64 (21.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 53 (17.55%) ERP
7 31 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (9.93%) Migration
9 27 (8.94%) Change Management
10 23 (7.62%) Logistics
11 22 (7.28%) PRINCE2
12 21 (6.95%) SAP HANA
13 20 (6.62%) SAP Implementation
14 19 (6.29%) Retail
15 18 (5.96%) Manufacturing
16 16 (5.30%) Data Migration
17 15 (4.97%) Project Planning
17 15 (4.97%) SAP ERP
17 15 (4.97%) ITIL
17 15 (4.97%) Ariba
18 14 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (4.64%) Programme Management
18 14 (4.64%) SuccessFactors
18 14 (4.64%) Project Governance
18 14 (4.64%) PMO
19 13 (4.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 12 (3.97%) SAP MDG
20 12 (3.97%) Risk Management
21 11 (3.64%) Microsoft
21 11 (3.64%) SAP BW

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 3 (0.99%) SAP Portal
1 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 75 (24.83%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (4.97%) SAP ERP
3 12 (3.97%) SAP MDG
4 11 (3.64%) SAP MM
5 9 (2.98%) SAP CO
5 9 (2.98%) SAP FI
5 9 (2.98%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (2.32%) SAP SD
6 7 (2.32%) SAP WM
7 6 (1.99%) SAP HR
7 6 (1.99%) SAP Retail
8 5 (1.66%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (1.66%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (1.66%) SAP PM
9 4 (1.32%) SAP BPC
9 4 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.99%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 3 (0.99%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.99%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.66%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.64%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Boomi
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.66%) Internet
1 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.33%) DHCP
2 1 (0.33%) DNS
2 1 (0.33%) Firewall
2 1 (0.33%) SAN
2 1 (0.33%) SMS
2 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.95%) SAP HANA
2 11 (3.64%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (0.99%) Big Data
5 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.33%) DB2
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (2.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.33%) LSMW
2 1 (0.33%) TestRail
General
1 83 (27.48%) Finance
2 19 (6.29%) Retail
3 18 (5.96%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.64%) Banking
5 7 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.66%) Legal
7 4 (1.32%) Billing
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.66%) French Language
8 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.66%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.33%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.66%) EDI
2 4 (1.32%) SAP PI
3 3 (0.99%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (0.99%) XML
4 2 (0.66%) .NET
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.66%) Velocity
5 1 (0.33%) IDoc
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (2.32%) FMCG
2 5 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.66%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.33%) Clustering
5 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) Fintech
5 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.33%) Life Science
5 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.33%) NHS
5 1 (0.33%) PMI
5 1 (0.33%) User Experience
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.99%) Linux
1 3 (0.99%) Windows
2 1 (0.33%) AIX
2 1 (0.33%) Unix
2 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (34.11%) Project Management
2 64 (21.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 53 (17.55%) ERP
4 31 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (9.93%) Migration
6 27 (8.94%) Change Management
7 23 (7.62%) Logistics
8 22 (7.28%) PRINCE2
9 20 (6.62%) SAP Implementation
10 16 (5.30%) Data Migration
11 15 (4.97%) ITIL
11 15 (4.97%) Project Planning
12 14 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (4.64%) Programme Management
12 14 (4.64%) Project Governance
13 13 (4.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (3.97%) Risk Management
15 11 (3.64%) Change Control
16 8 (2.65%) Procure-to-Pay
16 8 (2.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.66%) Java
2 4 (1.32%) ABAP
2 4 (1.32%) C
3 3 (0.99%) SQL
4 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (2.65%) Degree
2 6 (1.99%) PMI Certification
2 6 (1.99%) PMP
3 5 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.33%) APMP
7 1 (0.33%) CAPM
7 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.64%) PMO
2 9 (2.98%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) GxP
3 1 (0.33%) IFRS
3 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 302 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (4.97%) Ariba
3 11 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.31%) Oracle
5 6 (1.99%) hybris
6 3 (0.99%) Concur
6 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.66%) Infor
7 2 (0.66%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.33%) Baan
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) Citrix
8 1 (0.33%) Dell
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.33%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.33%) Syclo
8 1 (0.33%) Veeam
8 1 (0.33%) webMethods