The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Architect
Rank 496 561 551
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -10
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 157 112 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 56 43
Median daily rate £575 £544 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £538 £525
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50426 54977 54154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.99% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32986 35136 33089
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1704 2093 2157
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SAP Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAP Architect in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 147 £573 +4.09% 7
South East +33 36 £539 -6.30% 1
London +14 32 £500 -9.09% 3
West Midlands -18 25 £600 +12.14%
East Midlands +11 22 £575 +23.65% 2
Midlands +2 13 £550 +29.41%
Nottinghamshire - 13 £575 -
West Sussex +12 12 £538 -6.52%
Nottingham - 11 £575 -
Berkshire +12 9 £625 +8.69%
Worthing -14 8 £538 -6.52%
Hampshire +17 7 £538 -20.37%
Warwickshire -4 5 £593 +26.73%
Leicestershire - 5 £513 -
North West +17 4 £583 +5.90%
Coventry -12 4 £580 +18.97%
Leicester - 4 £556 -
Reading +17 2 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £450 -
Cumbria - 2 £723 -
South Wales +20 1 - -
Wales +20 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £500 +26.58%
Scotland +14 1 - -
South West +13 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes +10 1 £500 +26.58%
Derbyshire +4 1 £700 +50.53% 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £600 -
Northampton - 1 £600 -

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, SAP Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 240 (100.00%) SAP
2 52 (21.67%) SAP HANA
3 46 (19.17%) Finance
4 44 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (17.92%) Manufacturing
6 37 (15.42%) ERP
7 36 (15.00%) Migration
8 33 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (13.33%) CRM
9 32 (13.33%) NetWeaver
10 28 (11.67%) SAP BW
11 27 (11.25%) Logistics
12 26 (10.83%) Data Management
12 26 (10.83%) Data Migration
13 23 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
14 22 (9.17%) Technical Architecture
15 21 (8.75%) TOGAF
15 21 (8.75%) SAP CRM
16 20 (8.33%) SAP Basis
16 20 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
17 19 (7.92%) SAP HCM
18 18 (7.50%) SAP PI
19 17 (7.08%) Security Cleared
19 17 (7.08%) SAP EP
19 17 (7.08%) SAP Data Services
20 16 (6.67%) SAP MDM
20 16 (6.67%) Automotive
21 15 (6.25%) ABAP
21 15 (6.25%) Retail
21 15 (6.25%) SAP Implementation

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 32 (13.33%) NetWeaver
2 17 (7.08%) SAP EP
3 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (8.75%) SAP CRM
2 19 (7.92%) SAP HCM
3 16 (6.67%) SAP MDM
4 13 (5.42%) SAP ERP
5 12 (5.00%) SAP HR
6 11 (4.58%) SAP BPC
7 10 (4.17%) SAP APO
7 10 (4.17%) SAP hybris
7 10 (4.17%) SAP MII
8 9 (3.75%) SAP FI
9 7 (2.92%) SAP CO
9 7 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (2.92%) SAP MM
9 7 (2.92%) SAP SRM
10 5 (2.08%) SAP GRC
10 5 (2.08%) SAP IS-U
11 4 (1.67%) SAP PS
12 3 (1.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 3 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.83%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
2 12 (5.00%) SaaS
3 9 (3.75%) IaaS
4 7 (2.92%) Boomi
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.17%) Firewall
2 9 (3.75%) IP Telephony
2 9 (3.75%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.67%) SAP HANA
2 28 (11.67%) SAP BW
3 17 (7.08%) SAP Data Services
4 14 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (4.58%) SAP BI
6 5 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.25%) Big Data
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.83%) DB2
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.83%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.42%) Power BI
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) LSMW
2 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (19.17%) Finance
2 43 (17.92%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.67%) Automotive
4 15 (6.25%) Retail
5 12 (5.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.25%) Legal
7 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 18 (7.50%) SAP PI
3 8 (3.33%) EDI
3 8 (3.33%) SAP ALE
4 7 (2.92%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (2.92%) Web Services
5 2 (0.83%) CSS
5 2 (0.83%) HTML
5 2 (0.83%) jQuery
5 2 (0.83%) SAP Core Interface
5 2 (0.83%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.42%) BAPI
6 1 (0.42%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.42%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.25%) Data Conversion
3 3 (1.25%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.25%) Replication
3 3 (1.25%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.83%) Clustering
4 2 (0.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.42%) FMCG
5 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.42%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.58%) Windows
2 10 (4.17%) Linux
2 10 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (15.42%) ERP
3 36 (15.00%) Migration
4 33 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (13.33%) CRM
6 27 (11.25%) Logistics
7 26 (10.83%) Data Management
7 26 (10.83%) Data Migration
8 23 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
9 22 (9.17%) Technical Architecture
10 21 (8.75%) TOGAF
11 15 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
12 14 (5.83%) Lean Manufacturing
12 14 (5.83%) Master Data Management
12 14 (5.83%) Quality Management
13 13 (5.42%) Business Transformation
14 12 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 12 (5.00%) Project Management
15 11 (4.58%) Data Governance
16 10 (4.17%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.25%) ABAP
2 3 (1.25%) Java
3 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.83%) SQL
4 1 (0.42%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) CISSP
3 2 (0.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.42%) ACCA
4 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.42%) CCA
4 1 (0.42%) CIMA
4 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.08%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.42%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.75%) Hyper-V
2 9 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (3.75%) XenDesktop
2 9 (3.75%) XenServer
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Control-M
2 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 240 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (5.00%) Ariba
2 12 (5.00%) Oracle
3 11 (4.58%) Citrix
3 11 (4.58%) hybris
3 11 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.58%) VMware
4 9 (3.75%) CheckPoint
4 9 (3.75%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.08%) Kronos
6 4 (1.67%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.83%) BMC
8 2 (0.83%) Cognos
8 2 (0.83%) Dell
8 2 (0.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.42%) NGA Human Resources
9 1 (0.42%) OpenText
9 1 (0.42%) Wall Street Systems