Period
to 26 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 595 465 480
Rank change year-on-year -130 +15 -21
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 261 411 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.45% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 215 203
England median daily rate £525 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.96% +0.68%
10th Percentile £409 £387 £369
90th Percentile £675 £733 £688
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
England median hourly rate £44.25 £58.00 £5.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.71% +1060.00% -
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £58.00 £5.00
% change year-on-year -18.10% +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 88,955 86,418 93,856
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.88% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,159 57,066 61,948
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,847 2,561 2,910
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -0.27% +5.51%
10th Percentile £11.09 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £18.92 £18.62
% change year-on-year -7.51% +1.60% +3.52%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -61 89 £550 - 11
South East -19 65 £525 +2.94% 7
Midlands -20 35 £475 -5.00% 10
North of England -43 33 £481 -12.50% 6
West Midlands -7 30 £500 - 9
North West -6 23 £463 -23.08% 2
East of England -8 23 £550 - 1
Yorkshire -43 9 £500 - 4
East Midlands -1 4 £456 +20.86% 1
South West -30 3 £550 +30.18%
North East -14 1 - -
SAP Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 261 (100.00%) SAP
2 77 (29.50%) Project Management
3 76 (29.12%) Finance
4 56 (21.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (19.54%) ERP
6 47 (18.01%) SAP S/4HANA
7 34 (13.03%) Migration
8 29 (11.11%) Change Management
9 25 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
10 19 (7.28%) SAP HANA
11 17 (6.51%) Data Migration
11 17 (6.51%) SAP ERP
12 14 (5.36%) Manufacturing
13 13 (4.98%) Logistics
13 13 (4.98%) Retail
13 13 (4.98%) Project Governance
14 12 (4.60%) Project Planning
14 12 (4.60%) SAP BW
15 11 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.21%) PRINCE2
15 11 (4.21%) Risk Management
16 10 (3.83%) Matrix Organization
16 10 (3.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 10 (3.83%) SuccessFactors
16 10 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (3.83%) Programme Management
16 10 (3.83%) ITIL
17 9 (3.45%) SAP FI

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 4 (1.53%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (18.01%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (6.51%) SAP ERP
3 9 (3.45%) SAP FI
3 9 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (3.07%) SAP CO
4 8 (3.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (3.07%) SAP HR
4 8 (3.07%) SAP MDG
5 6 (2.30%) SAP IS-U
6 5 (1.92%) SAP Retail
6 5 (1.92%) SAP SD
7 4 (1.53%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.15%) SAP EWM
8 3 (1.15%) SAP HCM
8 3 (1.15%) SAP MDM
8 3 (1.15%) SAP MII
8 3 (1.15%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.77%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.77%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 2 (0.77%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.83%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.92%) SaaS
3 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) Internet
1 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.38%) DHCP
2 1 (0.38%) DNS
2 1 (0.38%) SAN
2 1 (0.38%) SMS
2 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.28%) SAP HANA
2 12 (4.60%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.30%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.38%) LSMW
General
1 76 (29.12%) Finance
2 14 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.98%) Retail
4 11 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.07%) Legal
6 5 (1.92%) Automotive
7 4 (1.53%) Banking
7 4 (1.53%) Billing
8 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.77%) Back Office
9 2 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.77%) Law
9 2 (0.77%) Publishing
9 2 (0.77%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
10 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) German Language
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.30%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.38%) EDI
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.45%) FMCG
2 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (1.53%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.38%) Life Science
6 1 (0.38%) NHS
6 1 (0.38%) PMI
6 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.77%) Linux
1 2 (0.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.38%) AIX
2 1 (0.38%) Unix
2 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.50%) Project Management
2 56 (21.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (19.54%) ERP
4 34 (13.03%) Migration
5 29 (11.11%) Change Management
6 25 (9.58%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
8 17 (6.51%) Data Migration
9 13 (4.98%) Logistics
9 13 (4.98%) Project Governance
10 12 (4.60%) Project Planning
11 11 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.21%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.21%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.83%) ITIL
12 10 (3.83%) Matrix Organization
12 10 (3.83%) Programme Management
12 10 (3.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (3.45%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.15%) SQL
2 1 (0.38%) ABAP
2 1 (0.38%) Java
2 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (3.07%) PMI Certification
2 7 (2.68%) PMP
3 6 (2.30%) Degree
4 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.38%) CAPM
6 1 (0.38%) CIPD
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.30%) PMO
1 6 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) GxP
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
3 1 (0.38%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 261 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.45%) Ariba
3 8 (3.07%) Oracle
4 7 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.15%) Concur
5 3 (1.15%) hybris
5 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.77%) Infor
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco
7 1 (0.38%) HP
7 1 (0.38%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (0.38%) Syclo
7 1 (0.38%) Veeam
7 1 (0.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) webMethods