The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Architect
Rank 517 538 466
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -72
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 105 62 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 35
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£544 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £536 £506 £550
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52654 50519 47353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.44% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33449 30575 27767
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
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 1936 1988 2122
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

SAP Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SAP Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAP Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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
England +9 82 £544 +8.75% 9
London +13 32 £563 +12.50% 5
South East -14 18 £550 +29.41% 1
West Midlands +8 12 £523 +30.62%
West Sussex -1 10 £510 +20.00%
East of England -5 7 £565 -5.83% 1
Worthing - 7 £510 -
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £565 +50.66%
Warwickshire - 6 £468 -
Midlands -1 5 £350 -
Hampshire -6 4 £675 -
Cambridge -3 3 £565 +50.66%
East Midlands -4 2 £725 - 1
Yorkshire -25 2 £430 -
North West - 2 £538 -
Chesterfield - 2 £725 -
City of London - 2 £523 -
Newbury - 2 £550 -
Rugby - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £550 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £725 -
Manchester - 2 £538 -
Coventry +3 1 - -
South West -4 1 - -
West Yorkshire -24 1 £500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £360 -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Devon - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £500 -
Plymouth - 1 - -

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 183 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (22.40%) Technical Architecture
3 34 (18.58%) ERP
3 34 (18.58%) NetWeaver
4 32 (17.49%) Oracle
5 29 (15.85%) Manufacturing
6 26 (14.21%) SAP PI
7 25 (13.66%) CRM
8 23 (12.57%) SAP FI
8 23 (12.57%) Finance
9 22 (12.02%) SAP CO
9 22 (12.02%) Data Management
9 22 (12.02%) UNIX
10 21 (11.48%) ABAP
10 21 (11.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (11.48%) SAP FI/CO
11 20 (10.93%) Migration
11 20 (10.93%) SAP BW
12 19 (10.38%) Adobe
13 18 (9.84%) SAP Basis
13 18 (9.84%) SAP HANA
13 18 (9.84%) Master Data Management
14 17 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (9.29%) SAP EP
15 16 (8.74%) SAP CRM
16 15 (8.20%) Java
17 14 (7.65%) ETL
18 13 (7.10%) Data Modelling
18 13 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (6.56%) SAP EWM

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 34 (18.58%) NetWeaver
2 17 (9.29%) SAP EP
3 5 (2.73%) SAP Portal
4 2 (1.09%) SAS
4 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (12.57%) SAP FI
2 22 (12.02%) SAP CO
3 21 (11.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 16 (8.74%) SAP CRM
5 12 (6.56%) SAP EWM
6 11 (6.01%) SAP APO
7 10 (5.46%) SAP MDM
7 10 (5.46%) SAP PP
7 10 (5.46%) SAP HCM
7 10 (5.46%) SAP PSCD
8 9 (4.92%) SAP FI-CA
9 8 (4.37%) SAP QM
10 7 (3.83%) SAP MM
10 7 (3.83%) SAP SD
11 4 (2.19%) SAP MII
11 4 (2.19%) SAP ERP
12 3 (1.64%) SAP BPC
12 3 (1.64%) SAP WM
13 2 (1.09%) SAP SCM
13 2 (1.09%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.73%) Network Security
2 2 (1.09%) DNS
2 2 (1.09%) X.509
3 1 (0.55%) SAN
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) SAP BW
2 18 (9.84%) SAP HANA
3 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.37%) SAP BI
3 8 (4.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.37%) DB2
4 6 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.09%) Big Data
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) DTS
7 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.55%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) ERwin
2 1 (0.55%) NWDS
2 1 (0.55%) Toad
General
1 29 (15.85%) Manufacturing
2 23 (12.57%) Finance
3 11 (6.01%) Automotive
4 8 (4.37%) Retail
5 3 (1.64%) Billing
5 3 (1.64%) Front Office
6 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.21%) SAP PI
2 18 (9.84%) SAP Basis
3 7 (3.83%) Middleware
4 6 (3.28%) Web Services
5 4 (2.19%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (2.19%) SAP CAF
6 2 (1.09%) REST
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.09%) SOAP
6 2 (1.09%) SAML
6 2 (1.09%) EDI
7 1 (0.55%) JMS
7 1 (0.55%) HTML
7 1 (0.55%) J2EE
7 1 (0.55%) BAPI
7 1 (0.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.73%) Data Extraction
2 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.55%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.55%) Clustering
4 1 (0.55%) PKI
4 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.02%) UNIX
2 10 (5.46%) Windows
2 10 (5.46%) Linux
3 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.37%) AIX
3 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.19%) VMS
5 2 (1.09%) HPUX
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.40%) Technical Architecture
2 34 (18.58%) ERP
3 25 (13.66%) CRM
4 22 (12.02%) Data Management
5 21 (11.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (10.93%) Migration
7 18 (9.84%) Master Data Management
8 17 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (7.65%) ETL
10 13 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.10%) Data Modelling
11 10 (5.46%) Revenue Management
12 9 (4.92%) SAP Implementation
12 9 (4.92%) High Availability
12 9 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (4.92%) Logistics
13 8 (4.37%) Project Management
14 6 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
14 6 (3.28%) PLM
15 5 (2.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.48%) ABAP
2 15 (8.20%) Java
3 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.37%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.64%) Degree
4 2 (1.09%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.09%) MBA
5 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 183 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (17.49%) Oracle
3 19 (10.38%) Adobe
4 5 (2.73%) IBM
4 5 (2.73%) NetApp
5 3 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.09%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.09%) HP
6 2 (1.09%) CA
6 2 (1.09%) Sybase
7 1 (0.55%) Siebel
7 1 (0.55%) Informatica
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
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