The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Architect
Rank 235 232 212
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 18 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 3
Average daily rate £541 £550 £688
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £620 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £513 £638
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -19.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAP Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAP Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAP Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAP Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Berkshire -4 7 £500 -4.76%
Surrey -2 5 £520 -9.56%
West Sussex - 4 £526 -
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £638 +24.39%
SAP Architect
England

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 7 (23.33%) ERP
5 6 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 6 (20.00%) SAP MDM
5 6 (20.00%) Data Management
5 6 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Retail
6 5 (16.67%) ABAP
6 5 (16.67%) SAP HANA
6 5 (16.67%) SAP PI
7 4 (13.33%) COBIT
7 4 (13.33%) Information Management
7 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) NetWeaver
7 4 (13.33%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) CRM
7 4 (13.33%) SAP EP
7 4 (13.33%) SAP Basis
7 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM
8 3 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (10.00%) Telecoms

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (13.33%) NetWeaver
1 4 (13.33%) SAP EP
2 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SAP MDM
2 4 (13.33%) SAP CRM
3 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.33%) SAP GRC
4 1 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Retail
4 1 (3.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Boomi
1 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Converged Networks
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LSMW
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) SAP PI
2 4 (13.33%) SAP Basis
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) AIX
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (23.33%) ERP
4 6 (20.00%) Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 6 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Information Management
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) DevOps
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) ABAP
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) ATG
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix