The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Architect
Rank 523 480 425
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -55
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 68 87 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 35
Average daily rate
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£493 £505 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% -3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

SAP Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Architect across the England region.

SAP Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SAP Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAP Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAP Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 23 £500 -11.11%
North West -4 14 £475 -5.00%
South East -25 10 £478 -9.26%
West Midlands -33 6 £438 -9.79%
North East - 6 £575 -
South West +6 2 - -
East of England +14 1 - -
Midlands +3 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £625 -
South Coast - 1 £700 -
SAP Architect
UK

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SAP Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Architect in their job title.

1 149 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (21.48%) Finance
3 30 (20.13%) SAP BW
3 30 (20.13%) ERP
4 27 (18.12%) Oracle
4 27 (18.12%) NetWeaver
5 26 (17.45%) SAP HANA
6 25 (16.78%) UNIX
7 21 (14.09%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (13.42%) ABAP
8 20 (13.42%) Migration
9 19 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (12.08%) Windows
11 17 (11.41%) High Availability
12 16 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (9.40%) ETL
13 14 (9.40%) Linux
13 14 (9.40%) Security Cleared
14 13 (8.72%) SC Cleared
14 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (8.72%) CRM
14 13 (8.72%) AIX
14 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.05%) DB2
15 12 (8.05%) Business Objects
15 12 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (7.38%) IBM
16 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SAP Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAP Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (18.12%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.68%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.68%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.67%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 9 (6.04%) SAP FI
1 9 (6.04%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (6.04%) SAP CO
2 7 (4.70%) SAP CRM
3 6 (4.03%) SAP ERP
4 5 (3.36%) SAP SCM
4 5 (3.36%) SAP BPC
5 4 (2.68%) SAP PSCD
5 4 (2.68%) SAP SD
6 3 (2.01%) SAP EWM
7 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.34%) SAP MDM
7 2 (1.34%) SAP SRM
7 2 (1.34%) SAP HCM
7 2 (1.34%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (0.67%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.67%) SAP ECC
8 1 (0.67%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.67%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) Network Security
2 4 (2.68%) Firewall
2 4 (2.68%) LAN
2 4 (2.68%) WAN
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.13%) SAP BW
2 26 (17.45%) SAP HANA
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (8.05%) DB2
4 12 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (6.71%) SAP BI
6 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.01%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.67%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) NWDS
General
1 32 (21.48%) Finance
2 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.70%) Automotive
4 6 (4.03%) Retail
5 4 (2.68%) Banking
6 3 (2.01%) Front Office
6 3 (2.01%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.34%) Marketing
7 2 (1.34%) Billing
7 2 (1.34%) Legal
7 2 (1.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) SAP Basis
2 8 (5.37%) SAP PI
3 6 (4.03%) Middleware
4 4 (2.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (2.01%) Web Services
5 3 (2.01%) EDI
6 2 (1.34%) SOAP
6 2 (1.34%) REST
7 1 (0.67%) JMS
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.67%) HTML5
7 1 (0.67%) SAP CAF
7 1 (0.67%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.67%) BAPI
7 1 (0.67%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.67%) HTML
7 1 (0.67%) .NET
7 1 (0.67%) J2EE
7 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.34%) Replication
3 2 (1.34%) FMCG
3 2 (1.34%) DataPower
4 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) UNIX
2 18 (12.08%) Windows
3 14 (9.40%) Linux
4 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.72%) AIX
4 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.34%) zOS
6 2 (1.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.13%) ERP
2 21 (14.09%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (13.42%) Migration
4 19 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (11.41%) High Availability
6 16 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (9.40%) ETL
8 13 (8.72%) CRM
9 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.38%) Logistics
10 9 (6.04%) TOGAF
11 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (4.03%) SOA
12 6 (4.03%) SAP Implementation
13 5 (3.36%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (3.36%) Project Management
14 4 (2.68%) Strategic Planning
14 4 (2.68%) Data Management
14 4 (2.68%) PLM
14 4 (2.68%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.42%) ABAP
2 8 (5.37%) Java
3 5 (3.36%) SQL
4 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) Degree
4 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.67%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (18.12%) Oracle
3 12 (8.05%) Business Objects
4 11 (7.38%) IBM
5 6 (4.03%) HP
6 5 (3.36%) Adobe
6 5 (3.36%) VMware
6 5 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.68%) Informatica
7 4 (2.68%) Sybase
8 2 (1.34%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.67%) NetApp
9 1 (0.67%) SunGard