Period
to 18 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 480 593 444
Rank change year-on-year +113 -149 +55
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 334 271 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.30% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 147 211
England median daily rate £550 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £445 £417 £385
90th Percentile £718 £688 £725
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
England median hourly rate £52.50 £45.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.02% - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £45.25 -
% change year-on-year +16.02% - -

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 77,729 89,213 84,480
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.29% 94.81% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,604 59,046 55,269
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,553 2,846 2,568
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.09% -0.98% -1.66%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £19.81 £18.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +10.03% -3.74% -1.58%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +72 119 £550 - 8
South East +36 73 £550 +6.02% 6
North of England +40 45 £574 +14.75% 8
Midlands +28 45 £525 -4.55% 1
West Midlands +23 39 £525 +5.00% 1
North West +23 29 £550 +10.00% 6
Yorkshire +24 14 £600 +14.29% 2
East of England +16 13 £525 -4.55% 3
South West -14 9 £550 -
East Midlands +22 5 £663 +39.47%
South Coast - 3 - -
North East +23 2 - -
SAP Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 334 (100.00%) SAP
2 120 (35.93%) Project Management
3 92 (27.54%) SAP S/4HANA
4 82 (24.55%) ERP
5 81 (24.25%) Finance
6 74 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (14.07%) Manufacturing
9 45 (13.47%) Change Management
10 39 (11.68%) Migration
11 36 (10.78%) SAP HANA
12 35 (10.48%) SAP ERP
13 31 (9.28%) SAP Implementation
13 31 (9.28%) PRINCE2
13 31 (9.28%) PMP
14 28 (8.38%) Test Management
15 26 (7.78%) Programme Management
15 26 (7.78%) SAP BW
16 25 (7.49%) Logistics
16 25 (7.49%) SuccessFactors
17 23 (6.89%) Ariba
17 23 (6.89%) Oracle
18 21 (6.29%) Data Migration
18 21 (6.29%) Retail
19 20 (5.99%) PMI Certification
19 20 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (5.69%) Test Strategy
21 18 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
22 17 (5.09%) Risk Management
23 16 (4.79%) Microsoft Project

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 10 (2.99%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.20%) Confluence
4 1 (0.30%) Apache
4 1 (0.30%) CMS
4 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (4.79%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 92 (27.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 35 (10.48%) SAP ERP
3 15 (4.49%) SAP HCM
4 12 (3.59%) SAP HR
5 11 (3.29%) SAP BPC
6 9 (2.69%) SAP FI
6 9 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (2.40%) SAP CO
7 8 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (2.40%) SAP MDG
7 8 (2.40%) SAP SCM
8 7 (2.10%) SAP MM
9 6 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
9 6 (1.80%) SAP IBP
10 5 (1.50%) SAP SRM
11 4 (1.20%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (0.90%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.90%) SAP GRC
12 3 (0.90%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.90%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.49%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.90%) Office 365
3 3 (0.90%) Power Platform
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.60%) Yammer
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) Internet
1 1 (0.30%) Intranet
1 1 (0.30%) NAS
1 1 (0.30%) Network Security
1 1 (0.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.78%) SAP HANA
2 26 (7.78%) SAP BW
3 15 (4.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 13 (3.89%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.90%) Power BI
8 3 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.60%) MS Access
10 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.30%) Lumira
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (4.49%) JIRA
2 8 (2.40%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.30%) LSMW
3 1 (0.30%) Selenium
3 1 (0.30%) Zephyr
General
1 81 (24.25%) Finance
2 47 (14.07%) Manufacturing
3 21 (6.29%) Retail
4 13 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.10%) Marketing
6 3 (0.90%) German Language
6 3 (0.90%) Local Government
6 3 (0.90%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.20%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (0.60%) EDI
2 2 (0.60%) SAPUI5
2 2 (0.60%) Web Services
3 1 (0.30%) BAPI
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.49%) FMCG
2 14 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.40%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.10%) PMI
6 6 (1.80%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.50%) User Experience
8 4 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.20%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.20%) iPad
9 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.90%) Life Science
9 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.80%) Unix
2 5 (1.50%) Windows
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.60%) AIX
4 2 (0.60%) Solaris
4 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (35.93%) Project Management
2 82 (24.55%) ERP
3 74 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (13.47%) Change Management
6 39 (11.68%) Migration
7 31 (9.28%) PRINCE2
7 31 (9.28%) SAP Implementation
8 28 (8.38%) Test Management
9 26 (7.78%) Programme Management
10 25 (7.49%) Logistics
11 21 (6.29%) Data Migration
12 20 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (5.69%) Test Strategy
14 18 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (5.09%) Risk Management
16 15 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (4.19%) ITIL
18 13 (3.89%) Project Planning
19 12 (3.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.59%) SQL
2 6 (1.80%) ABAP
3 4 (1.20%) C
4 2 (0.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (9.28%) PMP
2 20 (5.99%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.29%) Degree
4 7 (2.10%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.90%) ISEB
5 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) APMP
6 2 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) HNC
7 1 (0.30%) HND
7 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.19%) QA
2 8 (2.40%) PMO
3 7 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) GDPR
4 1 (0.30%) GxP
4 1 (0.30%) IFRS
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 6 (1.80%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 334 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (6.89%) Ariba
2 23 (6.89%) Oracle
3 13 (3.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.69%) HP
5 6 (1.80%) hybris
5 6 (1.80%) Informatica
5 6 (1.80%) Tableau
6 5 (1.50%) Concur
6 5 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.20%) Cadence
8 3 (0.90%) Baan
8 3 (0.90%) Citrix
8 3 (0.90%) Workday
9 2 (0.60%) Adobe
10 1 (0.30%) Cognos
10 1 (0.30%) Intapp
10 1 (0.30%) JDA
10 1 (0.30%) Progress
10 1 (0.30%) SEEBURGER