Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 July 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
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 602 455 487
Rank change year-on-year -147 +32 -91
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Manager 296 421 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.47% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 209 220
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £413 £379 £400
90th Percentile £688 £725 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
UK median hourly rate £45.25 - £5.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 - £5.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 98,147 90,386 104,656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.93% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,297 58,570 68,073
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,163 2,922 3,150
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% -1.59% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% -6.47% +11.76%

SAP Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Manager over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 19 July 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
England -148 271 £550 +10.00% 24
UK excluding London -54 167 £519 +3.75% 21
London -82 102 £575 +5.26% 3
South East -38 48 £525 - 6
Midlands +1 46 £550 +22.22% 7
West Midlands +1 34 £500 - 7
East of England +16 26 £530 -3.64% 2
North of England -38 24 £500 - 3
North West -15 15 £500 -14.16% 3
Yorkshire -40 9 £525 +5.00%
Scotland -42 9 £390 -22.00% 1
Wales -8 7 £450 -13.21%
East Midlands -9 7 £438 +14.08%
South West -7 6 £550 +29.41% 2

SAP Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 featuring SAP Manager in the job title.

1 296 (100.00%) SAP
2 92 (31.08%) Finance
3 86 (29.05%) Project Management
4 63 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (16.55%) ERP
6 42 (14.19%) SAP S/4HANA
7 38 (12.84%) Change Management
8 31 (10.47%) Migration
9 27 (9.12%) Manufacturing
10 26 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (8.78%) SAP HANA
11 21 (7.09%) SAP ERP
11 21 (7.09%) SAP Implementation
12 20 (6.76%) Data Migration
13 17 (5.74%) Procure-to-Pay
14 16 (5.41%) Logistics
15 15 (5.07%) Retail
15 15 (5.07%) FMCG
15 15 (5.07%) SuccessFactors
16 14 (4.73%) SAP BW
16 14 (4.73%) SAP FI
16 14 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (4.73%) PRINCE2
17 13 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (4.39%) Record to Report
17 13 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
18 12 (4.05%) Ariba
18 12 (4.05%) SAP HR
18 12 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
19 11 (3.72%) SAP CO

SAP Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.35%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (14.19%) SAP S/4HANA
2 21 (7.09%) SAP ERP
3 14 (4.73%) SAP FI
4 12 (4.05%) SAP HR
5 11 (3.72%) SAP CO
5 11 (3.72%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (2.70%) SAP MM
8 7 (2.36%) SAP EWM
9 6 (2.03%) SAP Hybris
9 6 (2.03%) SAP PM
10 4 (1.35%) SAP BPC
10 4 (1.35%) SAP Payroll
10 4 (1.35%) SAP Retail
10 4 (1.35%) SAP SD
11 3 (1.01%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.01%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
11 3 (1.01%) SAP MDG
11 3 (1.01%) SAP MII
11 3 (1.01%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.07%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) SMS
2 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.78%) SAP HANA
2 14 (4.73%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) GIS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) LSMW
2 1 (0.34%) TestRail
General
1 92 (31.08%) Finance
2 27 (9.12%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.07%) Retail
4 12 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.36%) Legal
6 6 (2.03%) Automotive
6 6 (2.03%) Back Office
7 4 (1.35%) Law
8 3 (1.01%) Banking
8 3 (1.01%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.01%) Publishing
9 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.68%) French Language
9 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.36%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (2.03%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.01%) .NET
4 2 (0.68%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.34%) EDI
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.07%) FMCG
2 13 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (1.69%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.01%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.34%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.34%) Life Science
6 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.34%) PMI
6 1 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Linux
1 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.05%) Project Management
2 63 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (16.55%) ERP
4 38 (12.84%) Change Management
5 31 (10.47%) Migration
6 26 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.09%) SAP Implementation
8 20 (6.76%) Data Migration
9 17 (5.74%) Procure-to-Pay
10 16 (5.41%) Logistics
11 14 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (4.73%) PRINCE2
12 13 (4.39%) Record to Report
12 13 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (3.72%) Matrix Organization
14 10 (3.38%) CRM
14 10 (3.38%) Waterfall
15 9 (3.04%) Programme Management
15 9 (3.04%) Project Governance
16 8 (2.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.01%) ABAP
1 3 (1.01%) C
2 1 (0.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (3.04%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) PMI Certification
2 7 (2.36%) PMP
3 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) APMG
4 2 (0.68%) CIMA
4 2 (0.68%) CIPD
4 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) CAPM
5 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MBA
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) PMO
3 2 (0.68%) GxP
3 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) GAAP
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) HP ALM
1 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.68%) MOM
Vendors
1 296 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (4.05%) Ariba
3 7 (2.36%) Concur
4 6 (2.03%) hybris
5 5 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle
7 2 (0.68%) HP
8 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.34%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.34%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.34%) Infor
8 1 (0.34%) Tableau
8 1 (0.34%) Workday
8 1 (0.34%) Xerox