The median contractor rate for a SAP Project Manager was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 535 468
Rank change year-on-year +28 -67  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Project Manager 98 113 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 80
Median daily rate £495 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SAP Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAP Project Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 30 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 92 £489 -2.25% 11
London +30 37 £558 +1.36% 6
South East +17 18 £488 -2.50% 3
Berkshire +29 7 £450 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +18 7 £450 -10.00% 1
Brentford 0 4 £378 +7.85%
East of England -2 4 £425 -8.60%
North West +28 3 £473 -10.00%
Midlands +9 3 £500 -
West Sussex +7 3 £415 +27.69%
Leicestershire -1 3 £425 -
City of London -2 3 £850 +61.90% 1
Leicester -4 3 £425 -
South West -6 3 £450 +9.75%
East Midlands -13 3 £425 -8.10%
Cheshire +28 2 £484 -
Reading +14 2 £450 +12.50%
Macclesfield +4 2 £484 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £550 +18.27%
Bristol +1 2 £475 -9.52%
Hertfordshire -1 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 2 £419 - 1
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Brighton - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Worthing - 2 - -
Manchester +16 1 £450 -14.28%
Yorkshire +14 1 £525 -
West Yorkshire +13 1 £525 -
Hampshire +11 1 £460 -6.59% 1

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 182 (100.00%) SAP
2 102 (56.04%) Project Management
3 70 (38.46%) Finance
4 42 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (20.33%) ERP
6 25 (13.74%) PRINCE2
7 23 (12.64%) Change Management
8 20 (10.99%) SAP Implementation
9 19 (10.44%) Migration
10 17 (9.34%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (7.69%) SAP FI
11 14 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 13 (7.14%) Manufacturing
12 13 (7.14%) Logistics
12 13 (7.14%) SAP ERP
12 13 (7.14%) SAP HANA
13 12 (6.59%) SAP BW
13 12 (6.59%) CRM
14 11 (6.04%) SAP FI/CO
14 11 (6.04%) SAP CO
15 10 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (5.49%) Line Management
15 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (5.49%) SAP S/4HANA
16 9 (4.95%) Matrix Organization
16 9 (4.95%) FMCG
16 9 (4.95%) SAP HR
16 9 (4.95%) PMI Certification
16 9 (4.95%) Retail

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 (1.10%) NetWeaver
1 2 (1.10%) SAP EP
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Office
2 4 (2.20%) Open Workbench
3 3 (1.65%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 13 (7.14%) SAP ERP
3 11 (6.04%) SAP CO
3 11 (6.04%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (5.49%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (4.95%) SAP HR
6 8 (4.40%) SAP CRM
6 8 (4.40%) SAP SD
7 7 (3.85%) SAP PM
8 5 (2.75%) SAP BPC
9 4 (2.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 4 (2.20%) SAP Business One
10 3 (1.65%) SAP HCM
10 3 (1.65%) SAP R/3
11 2 (1.10%) SAP MDG
11 2 (1.10%) SAP MM
11 2 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
12 1 (0.55%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 1 (0.55%) SAP GRC
12 1 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 12 (6.59%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.10%) GIS
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.10%) Power BI
General
1 70 (38.46%) Finance
2 13 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (4.95%) Retail
5 8 (4.40%) Marketing
6 5 (2.75%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Automotive
7 2 (1.10%) Billing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.55%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.55%) Local Government
8 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) HTML
1 6 (3.30%) Silverlight
1 6 (3.30%) Web Services
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.10%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.55%) EDI
3 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.95%) FMCG
3 6 (3.30%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.30%) PMI
4 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.10%) User Experience
6 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.55%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) Unix
2 1 (0.55%) AIX
2 1 (0.55%) Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (56.04%) Project Management
2 42 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (20.33%) ERP
4 25 (13.74%) PRINCE2
5 23 (12.64%) Change Management
6 20 (10.99%) SAP Implementation
7 19 (10.44%) Migration
8 17 (9.34%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.14%) Logistics
10 13 (7.14%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.59%) CRM
12 10 (5.49%) Line Management
13 9 (4.95%) Matrix Organization
14 8 (4.40%) Analytics
14 8 (4.40%) Resource Management
14 8 (4.40%) Service Management
15 6 (3.30%) Change Control
15 6 (3.30%) Programme Management
15 6 (3.30%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.30%) C
2 4 (2.20%) ABAP
3 1 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.95%) PMI Certification
2 6 (3.30%) PMP
3 5 (2.75%) Degree
3 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) PMO
2 3 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 182 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (2.20%) Oracle
3 2 (1.10%) Ariba
3 2 (1.10%) Concur
3 2 (1.10%) hybris
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.10%) Tableau
3 2 (1.10%) Workday
4 1 (0.55%) Kronos
4 1 (0.55%) Mercator
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