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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Architect
Rank 547 507 495
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -12
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 74 92 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 45
Average daily rate £544 £519 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £700 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £519 £498
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +4.27%
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
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 31 £544 +2.64% 2
South East -4 25 £550 +8.91% 1
East Midlands +11 5 £500 -20.00% 2
West Midlands -18 3 £550 +25.71%
Midlands - 3 £500 -
North West -27 2 £725 +52.63%
Yorkshire 0 1 - -
South West -1 1 £525 -
SAP Architect
UK

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (21.52%) SAP HANA
3 29 (18.35%) Finance
4 26 (16.46%) SAP Basis
5 24 (15.19%) ERP
6 22 (13.92%) Manufacturing
6 22 (13.92%) SAP PI
7 21 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (11.39%) CRM
8 18 (11.39%) Middleware
8 18 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (10.76%) NetWeaver
10 16 (10.13%) Data Management
10 16 (10.13%) TOGAF
10 16 (10.13%) Migration
11 15 (9.49%) Retail
11 15 (9.49%) Oracle
12 14 (8.86%) SAP CRM
12 14 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.86%) SuccessFactors
13 13 (8.23%) Master Data Management
13 13 (8.23%) SAP MDM
13 13 (8.23%) SAP BW
14 12 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
15 11 (6.96%) SAP Implementation
15 11 (6.96%) SAP BI
15 11 (6.96%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (6.96%) IBM
15 11 (6.96%) SAP EP
16 10 (6.33%) Java

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (10.76%) NetWeaver
2 11 (6.96%) SAP EP
3 6 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 14 (8.86%) SAP CRM
2 13 (8.23%) SAP MDM
3 10 (6.33%) SAP ERP
4 8 (5.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (4.43%) SAP HR
6 6 (3.80%) SAP HCM
7 4 (2.53%) SAP CO
7 4 (2.53%) SAP FI
7 4 (2.53%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (2.53%) SAP PP
7 4 (2.53%) SAP Retail
8 3 (1.90%) Maximo
8 3 (1.90%) SAP BPC
8 3 (1.90%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (1.90%) SAP PM
9 2 (1.27%) SAP AFS
9 2 (1.27%) SAP APO
9 2 (1.27%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.63%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.86%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) Boomi
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.90%) Converged Networks
1 3 (1.90%) Network Security
1 3 (1.90%) SAN
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.52%) SAP HANA
2 13 (8.23%) SAP BW
3 11 (6.96%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (6.96%) SAP BI
4 8 (5.06%) DB2
5 7 (4.43%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.90%) MySQL
7 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.63%) Lumira
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) LSMW
General
1 29 (18.35%) Finance
2 22 (13.92%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.49%) Retail
4 10 (6.33%) Marketing
5 7 (4.43%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.80%) Electronics
7 5 (3.16%) Banking
7 5 (3.16%) Publishing
8 4 (2.53%) Automotive
9 3 (1.90%) Back Office
10 2 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.27%) Billing
10 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.46%) SAP Basis
2 22 (13.92%) SAP PI
3 18 (11.39%) Middleware
4 7 (4.43%) Web Services
5 5 (3.16%) .NET
6 4 (2.53%) BAPI
6 4 (2.53%) SAP ALE
6 4 (2.53%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.27%) REST
7 2 (1.27%) SAPUI5
7 2 (1.27%) SOAP
8 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.63%) J2EE
8 1 (0.63%) JMS
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (1.90%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.27%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.63%) Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.63%) FMCG
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.63%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.53%) Windows
3 3 (1.90%) AIX
3 3 (1.90%) Unix
3 3 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.27%) VMS
5 1 (0.63%) HPUX
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.19%) ERP
2 21 (13.29%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.39%) CRM
3 18 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (10.13%) Data Management
4 16 (10.13%) Migration
4 16 (10.13%) TOGAF
5 14 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.23%) Master Data Management
7 12 (7.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (6.96%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (6.33%) Release Management
10 9 (5.70%) Data Modelling
11 8 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.06%) SOA
12 7 (4.43%) Logistics
12 7 (4.43%) Project Management
12 7 (4.43%) Zachman Framework
13 6 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.33%) Java
2 9 (5.70%) ABAP
3 6 (3.80%) SQL
4 2 (1.27%) C
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) CCNA
3 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) COBIT
3 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) SCCM
1 1 (0.63%) SCOM
1 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (9.49%) Oracle
3 11 (6.96%) IBM
4 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.16%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.16%) WSO2
6 4 (2.53%) HP
6 4 (2.53%) VMware
7 2 (1.27%) Kronos
7 2 (1.27%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.27%) webMethods
8 1 (0.63%) Ariba
8 1 (0.63%) Citrix
8 1 (0.63%) Cognos
8 1 (0.63%) Concur
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) hybris
8 1 (0.63%) Sybase
8 1 (0.63%) TIBCO