Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Project Manager was £510 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 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.

Project Manager - SAP
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 753 651 686
Rank change year-on-year -102 +35 -45
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Project Manager 148 210 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 107 108
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% - -
10th Percentile £381 £387 £400
90th Percentile £675 £658 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £473 £500
% change year-on-year +5.82% -5.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 98,001 91,080 104,622
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.94% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,208 59,037 68,093
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £619 £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 3,166 2,930 3,110
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89% +11.76%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 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 -105 136 £513 +2.50% 11
UK excluding London -27 98 £500 +5.82% 9
London -73 40 £555 +0.91% 2
South East -22 28 £513 +11.41% 1
Midlands -8 27 £500 +11.11% 5
West Midlands -21 19 £500 - 5
East of England +12 14 £519 +5.87%
North of England -36 13 £463 -7.50% 1
North West -18 10 £500 -8.26% 1
South West +8 6 £550 +22.22% 1
East Midlands -1 5 £525 +39.07%
Scotland -31 5 £440 +3.53% 1
Wales -7 4 £450 -
Yorkshire -31 3 £394 -14.86%

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, SAP Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 148 (100.00%) SAP
2 73 (49.32%) Project Management
3 39 (26.35%) Finance
4 33 (22.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (14.86%) Migration
6 21 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.16%) ERP
7 18 (12.16%) SAP S/4HANA
8 13 (8.78%) PRINCE2
9 12 (8.11%) SAP BW
9 12 (8.11%) Change Management
9 12 (8.11%) Data Migration
10 11 (7.43%) Manufacturing
11 10 (6.76%) SAP Implementation
12 9 (6.08%) SAP HANA
12 9 (6.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 8 (5.41%) Logistics
13 8 (5.41%) Procure-to-Pay
13 8 (5.41%) Project Governance
13 8 (5.41%) FMCG
13 8 (5.41%) Record to Report
14 7 (4.73%) Waterfall
14 7 (4.73%) SAP ERP
14 7 (4.73%) Retail
14 7 (4.73%) SAP FI
14 7 (4.73%) PMP
14 7 (4.73%) PMI Certification
14 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (4.05%) CRM
15 6 (4.05%) SAP HR

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 3 (2.03%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (12.16%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (6.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (4.73%) SAP ERP
3 7 (4.73%) SAP FI
4 6 (4.05%) SAP HR
4 6 (4.05%) SAP MM
5 5 (3.38%) SAP CO
5 5 (3.38%) SAP EWM
5 5 (3.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (3.38%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (2.70%) SAP PM
7 3 (2.03%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (2.03%) SAP MII
7 3 (2.03%) SAP Retail
7 3 (2.03%) SAP SRM
7 3 (2.03%) SAP WM
8 2 (1.35%) SAP BPC
8 2 (1.35%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 2 (1.35%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (1.35%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) SAP BW
2 9 (6.08%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 39 (26.35%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.73%) Retail
4 4 (2.70%) Automotive
4 4 (2.70%) Law
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.03%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.35%) Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) SAP Basis
1 3 (2.03%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (1.35%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.41%) FMCG
2 3 (2.03%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.68%) PMI
4 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.32%) Project Management
2 33 (22.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (14.86%) Migration
4 21 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.16%) ERP
6 13 (8.78%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.11%) Change Management
7 12 (8.11%) Data Migration
8 10 (6.76%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (5.41%) Logistics
9 8 (5.41%) Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (5.41%) Project Governance
9 8 (5.41%) Record to Report
10 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.73%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.05%) CRM
11 6 (4.05%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.38%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (3.38%) Scrum
12 5 (3.38%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.03%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.73%) PMI Certification
1 7 (4.73%) PMP
2 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) Degree
3 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) CAPM
4 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) PMO
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (3.38%) hybris
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.68%) Ariba
4 1 (0.68%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) Xerox