Period
to 6 December 2019

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

Project Manager - SAP
UK > England
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 571 688 691
Rank change year-on-year +117 +3 -30
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Project Manager 179 188 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 102 95
England median daily rate £550 £506 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% -3.57% -4.55%
10th Percentile £458 £413 £388
90th Percentile £700 £686 £733
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £530
% change year-on-year +7.32% -3.30% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
England median hourly rate £62.50 - £58.00
10th Percentile £51.25 - £55.00
90th Percentile £83.13 - £61.00
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £65.00 £58.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +12.07% +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 69,836 90,934 90,775
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.93% 94.81% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46,204 60,984 60,677
England median daily rate £463 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £631
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,599 2,785 2,667
England median hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% -1.07% +1.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.01 £10.76
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £19.46 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +5.19% -1.07% +3.89%

SAP Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Project Manager in England

SAP Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Project Manager in England

SAP Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Project Manager in England over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Project Manager in England

SAP Project 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 Project Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Project Manager in England

SAP Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Project Manager in England over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP Project Manager in England

SAP Project 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 Project Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 6 December 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 +78 54 £550 - 1
South East +31 40 £500 - 3
North of England +42 32 £525 +22.09% 2
North West +31 27 £525 +22.09% 1
Midlands +59 26 £550 +15.79%
West Midlands +37 17 £525 +7.69%
East of England +34 11 £575 +4.55%
East Midlands +41 9 £550 +15.79%
Yorkshire +30 5 £588 +28.42% 1
South West +3 3 £525 +5.00%
SAP Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, SAP Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 179 (100.00%) SAP
2 99 (55.31%) Project Management
3 59 (32.96%) Finance
4 45 (25.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (24.58%) Manufacturing
6 43 (24.02%) SAP S/4HANA
7 29 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (13.97%) SAP HANA
9 24 (13.41%) PMP
10 23 (12.85%) Migration
11 20 (11.17%) PRINCE2
11 20 (11.17%) ERP
11 20 (11.17%) Project Delivery
12 16 (8.94%) Change Management
13 14 (7.82%) PMI Certification
13 14 (7.82%) Logistics
14 13 (7.26%) Programme Management
15 11 (6.15%) SAP Implementation
15 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
16 10 (5.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (5.59%) PLM
17 9 (5.03%) Retail
17 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
18 8 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
18 8 (4.47%) Oracle
18 8 (4.47%) Degree
18 8 (4.47%) SuccessFactors
18 8 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (3.91%) SAP ERP
19 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared

SAP Project 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 7 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.68%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (24.02%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (3.91%) SAP ERP
2 7 (3.91%) Teamcenter
3 6 (3.35%) SAP HR
4 5 (2.79%) SAP BPC
4 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (2.23%) SAP CRM
5 4 (2.23%) SAP MDG
6 3 (1.68%) SAP Business One
6 3 (1.68%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.68%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.68%) SAP IBP
6 3 (1.68%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (1.68%) SAP MDM
6 3 (1.68%) SAP PLM
7 2 (1.12%) Maximo
7 2 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (1.12%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (1.12%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.47%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (2.79%) AWS
3 4 (2.23%) Office 365
4 3 (1.68%) SaaS
5 2 (1.12%) Azure
5 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Network Security
1 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.97%) SAP HANA
2 5 (2.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.79%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (0.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.56%) QlikView
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
General
1 59 (32.96%) Finance
2 44 (24.58%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (5.03%) Retail
5 4 (2.23%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.12%) Law
6 2 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) .NET
1 2 (1.12%) SAP Basis
1 2 (1.12%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.56%) Middleware
2 1 (0.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.23%) Life Science
3 4 (2.23%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.68%) PMI
5 2 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.56%) NHS
6 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.12%) Solaris
1 2 (1.12%) Windows
1 2 (1.12%) Windows NT
1 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
1 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (55.31%) Project Management
2 45 (25.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.85%) Migration
5 20 (11.17%) ERP
5 20 (11.17%) PRINCE2
5 20 (11.17%) Project Delivery
6 16 (8.94%) Change Management
7 14 (7.82%) Logistics
8 13 (7.26%) Programme Management
9 11 (6.15%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (5.59%) PLM
11 8 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.91%) Analytics
12 7 (3.91%) Data Migration
12 7 (3.91%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.35%) Matrix Organization
13 6 (3.35%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (3.35%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.68%) SQL
2 2 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (13.41%) PMP
2 14 (7.82%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.47%) Degree
4 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.35%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.56%) APMP
7 1 (0.56%) HNC
7 1 (0.56%) HND
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.79%) PMO
1 5 (2.79%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SEPA
Vendors
1 179 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.47%) Oracle
4 6 (3.35%) Ariba
5 3 (1.68%) Citrix
6 2 (1.12%) Cognos
6 2 (1.12%) hybris
6 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) Concur
7 1 (0.56%) Intapp
7 1 (0.56%) Planview
7 1 (0.56%) Progress
7 1 (0.56%) PTC
7 1 (0.56%) Rackspace