Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 17 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 200 186
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 -7
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 32 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.41% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 31
Midlands median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £370 £340 £383
90th Percentile £738 £640 £690
England median daily rate £550 £531 £500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 7,492 8,481 7,797
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.04% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,699 5,154 4,440
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £215 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £416
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.29% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 369 407
Midlands median hourly rate £15.45 £15.00 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.00% -0.40% -3.83%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £45.08 £39.00 £36.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.38 £18.25
% change year-on-year +0.68% +0.68% +10.61%

SAP Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Manager in the Midlands

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Manager in the Midlands

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Manager in the Midlands

SAP Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Manager in the Midlands

SAP Manager
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Midlands -7 16 £500 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -7 9 £420 -23.64%
SAP Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Midlands region featuring SAP Manager in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
3 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (34.38%) Manufacturing
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) ERP
7 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) Concur
9 3 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.38%) Change Management
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) SAP MM
9 3 (9.38%) SAP ERP
10 2 (6.25%) Logistics
10 2 (6.25%) SAP Retail
10 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
10 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
10 2 (6.25%) ITIL
10 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.25%) Automotive
10 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
10 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
11 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery Management
11 1 (3.13%) Strategic Thinking

SAP Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP ERP
1 3 (9.38%) SAP MM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (6.25%) SAP PP
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Retail
3 1 (3.13%) SAP SCM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
1 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
General
1 11 (34.38%) Manufacturing
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Automotive
5 1 (3.13%) German Language
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.88%) ERP
4 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery Management
7 1 (3.13%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) ABAP
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) Concur
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow