Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 312 311
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1 -16
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 73 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 36
South East median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £383 £425 £413
90th Percentile £681 £621 £597
England median daily rate £550 £525 £505
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £58.00 - -
England median hourly rate £58.00 £5.00 -
% change year-on-year +1060.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15916 15709 18180
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 93.96% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9454 9351 10674
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 650 777 914
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.25 £10.29
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.03 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SAP Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Manager in the South East

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Manager in the South East

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Manager in the South East

SAP Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Manager in the South East

SAP Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -9 19 £450 -21.74%
Hampshire +24 18 £538 +4.88%
Berkshire +9 16 £450 -21.74%
West Sussex -10 15 £550 +2.09%
Surrey -16 13 £527 -5.35% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £416 -
Middlesex +6 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -26 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
SAP Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 South East region featuring SAP Manager in the job title.

1 73 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (36.99%) Project Management
3 20 (27.40%) Finance
4 19 (26.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (21.92%) ERP
6 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
7 9 (12.33%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (12.33%) IT Strategy
8 8 (10.96%) Test Management
8 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (10.96%) QA
8 8 (10.96%) Oracle
9 7 (9.59%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (8.22%) Defect Management
10 6 (8.22%) SAP BPC
10 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
10 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
11 5 (6.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.85%) Migration
11 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.85%) FMCG
11 5 (6.85%) SAP Implementation
11 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.85%) Test Strategy
11 5 (6.85%) SAP S/4HANA

SAP Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.48%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Open Workbench
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) SAP BPC
2 5 (6.85%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (5.48%) SAP APO
3 4 (5.48%) SAP PSCD
4 3 (4.11%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 2 (2.74%) SAP GRC
5 2 (2.74%) SAP HR
5 2 (2.74%) SAP SM
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (1.37%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.37%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.37%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
1 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SAP HANA
2 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.74%) Lumira
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
4 1 (1.37%) Power BI
4 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.37%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) LSMW
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Back Office
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) SAP PI
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.37%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) FMCG
1 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) PMI
5 1 (1.37%) AS400
5 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Project Management
2 19 (26.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (21.92%) ERP
4 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.33%) IT Strategy
5 9 (12.33%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (10.96%) Test Management
7 7 (9.59%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.22%) Defect Management
9 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.85%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.85%) Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.85%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (6.85%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.48%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Python
2 1 (1.37%) R
2 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) ISEB
2 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.74%) PMP
4 1 (1.37%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) PMO
2 3 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.37%) GDPR
4 1 (1.37%) GMP
4 1 (1.37%) GxP
4 1 (1.37%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) Adobe
4 2 (2.74%) Ariba
4 2 (2.74%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Sybase
4 2 (2.74%) Tableau
5 1 (1.37%) BMC
5 1 (1.37%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos
5 1 (1.37%) Concur
5 1 (1.37%) Informatica
5 1 (1.37%) Platfora
5 1 (1.37%) Remedy
5 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.37%) Workday