Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 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.

Project Manager - SAP
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 684 650 655
Rank change year-on-year -34 +5 +7
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Project Manager 194 247 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 131 150
UK median daily rate £525 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £388 £386 £400
90th Percentile £725 £730 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £501 £475
% change year-on-year -0.10% +5.37% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £58.00 £5.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1060.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - -

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 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

SAP Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Project Manager in the UK

SAP Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Project Manager in the UK

SAP Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Project Manager over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Project Manager in the UK

SAP Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Project Manager in the UK

SAP Project 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 Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England -26 184 £525 -2.33% 2
UK excluding London +4 96 £500 -0.10%
London -31 70 £550 -8.33% 2
South East +1 37 £450 -16.28%
Midlands +6 20 £490 -2.00%
North of England +60 15 £581 -1.06%
West Midlands +16 14 £525 +16.67%
Yorkshire +30 10 £561 -6.46%
South West +2 8 £525 +7.69%
East Midlands -8 6 £420 -16.00%
East of England -24 6 £545 -2.24%
North West +21 4 £600 +23.08%
Scotland -6 4 £424 -15.25%
North East - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, SAP Project 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 featuring SAP Project Manager in the job title.

1 194 (100.00%) SAP
2 102 (52.58%) Project Management
3 65 (33.51%) Finance
4 48 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (19.59%) ERP
6 30 (15.46%) SAP Implementation
7 23 (11.86%) PRINCE2
8 20 (10.31%) SAP S/4HANA
9 19 (9.79%) Change Management
10 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (8.76%) SAP HANA
12 16 (8.25%) FMCG
12 16 (8.25%) Programme Management
13 15 (7.73%) SAP FI
13 15 (7.73%) Project Planning
14 14 (7.22%) Retail
15 13 (6.70%) Manufacturing
15 13 (6.70%) SAP ERP
16 12 (6.19%) Project Governance
16 12 (6.19%) Matrix Organization
17 11 (5.67%) SuccessFactors
18 10 (5.15%) SAP BPC
18 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
18 10 (5.15%) Microsoft
18 10 (5.15%) SAP CO
18 10 (5.15%) SAP FI/CO
19 9 (4.64%) Migration
19 9 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (4.64%) Oracle
19 9 (4.64%) CRM

SAP Project 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 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.03%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (10.31%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (7.73%) SAP FI
3 13 (6.70%) SAP ERP
4 10 (5.15%) SAP BPC
4 10 (5.15%) SAP CO
4 10 (5.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (2.58%) SAP HR
5 5 (2.58%) SAP PM
6 4 (2.06%) SAP APO
6 4 (2.06%) SAP CRM
6 4 (2.06%) SAP MM
6 4 (2.06%) SAP Retail
7 3 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.03%) SAP EWM
8 2 (1.03%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.52%) SAP FI-GL
9 1 (0.52%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.67%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.52%) CTI
2 1 (0.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.76%) SAP HANA
2 6 (3.09%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.06%) Big Data
4 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.03%) Power BI
5 2 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
6 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.52%) Lumira
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.52%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) LSMW
General
1 65 (33.51%) Finance
2 14 (7.22%) Retail
3 13 (6.70%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.58%) Marketing
4 5 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.03%) Automotive
6 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
7 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) SAPUI5
2 2 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) EDI
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.52%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) FMCG
2 9 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.09%) Robotics
4 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.55%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) BYOD
6 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.52%) EPoS
6 1 (0.52%) IVR
6 1 (0.52%) Life Science
6 1 (0.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.58%) Project Management
2 48 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (19.59%) ERP
4 30 (15.46%) SAP Implementation
5 23 (11.86%) PRINCE2
6 19 (9.79%) Change Management
7 18 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (8.25%) Programme Management
9 15 (7.73%) Project Planning
10 12 (6.19%) Matrix Organization
10 12 (6.19%) Project Governance
11 9 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.64%) CRM
11 9 (4.64%) Logistics
11 9 (4.64%) Migration
12 7 (3.61%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.61%) Waterfall
13 6 (3.09%) Performance Testing
13 6 (3.09%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.55%) SQL
2 1 (0.52%) Python
2 1 (0.52%) R
2 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.12%) PMI Certification
1 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (3.09%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) PMP
2 6 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) PMO
1 4 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) GDPR
2 2 (1.03%) GxP
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) GMP
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) MOM
1 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.64%) Oracle
4 8 (4.12%) Concur
5 6 (3.09%) Ariba
6 5 (2.58%) Blue Prism
6 5 (2.58%) Kofax
7 3 (1.55%) JDA
7 3 (1.55%) Workday
8 2 (1.03%) hybris
8 2 (1.03%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.03%) Tableau
9 1 (0.52%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.52%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.52%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.52%) Northgate
9 1 (0.52%) Platfora
9 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com