Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Test Manager was £475 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.

SAP Test Manager
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 857 841
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 +5
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Test Manager 27 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.035% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.037% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 29
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% -0.54% -3.65%
10th Percentile £427 £374 £387
90th Percentile £613 £569 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £464
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.43% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Test Manager in the UK

SAP Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Test Manager in the UK

SAP Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Test Manager in the UK

SAP Test Manager
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Test 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 +7 23 £463 +0.54%
UK excluding London +37 18 £450 -5.26% 1
South East +13 12 £430 -4.44%
London -23 3 £550 +23.60%
East of England -21 2 £538 -
North of England - 2 £513 -
Midlands +24 1 - -
South West +3 1 - -
East Midlands +2 1 - -
North East - 1 £475 -
North West - 1 £550 -

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

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

1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (44.44%) QA
3 11 (40.74%) Test Strategy
4 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Test Management
6 8 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (18.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
10 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
11 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.11%) HP
11 3 (11.11%) ISEB
12 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (7.41%) Sybase
12 2 (7.41%) Retail

SAP Test 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Test Strategy
2 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Test Management
4 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
6 5 (18.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
9 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Programme Delivery
9 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) GxP
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) PTC