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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Architect
Rank 500 492 443
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -49
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 93 107 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 37
Average daily rate
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£510 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £509 £500 £600
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51645 52060 44962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.35% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31339 31560 25761
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2073 2241
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 22 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 17 April 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 -12 86 £510 -2.85% 3
London -23 25 £510 -7.27% 2
North West +4 23 £475 -5.00%
South East -13 16 £519 -1.42%
West Midlands -26 9 £550 +13.40%
Berkshire +13 8 £525 -12.50%
City of London - 5 £485 -
West Sussex -12 4 - -
Coventry +2 3 - -
Slough - 3 £525 -
Surrey +3 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £625 -
Southampton - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Derby - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 169 (100.00%) SAP
2 38 (22.49%) Finance
3 34 (20.12%) SAP BW
4 30 (17.75%) ERP
5 28 (16.57%) Oracle
6 27 (15.98%) SAP HANA
7 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (13.61%) NetWeaver
8 23 (13.61%) UNIX
9 22 (13.02%) Migration
10 21 (12.43%) ABAP
10 21 (12.43%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (10.65%) Windows
11 18 (10.65%) ETL
12 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
12 17 (10.06%) High Availability
13 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
13 16 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (8.88%) AIX
15 14 (8.28%) DB2
15 14 (8.28%) Linux
15 14 (8.28%) CRM
15 14 (8.28%) SAP BI
16 13 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
16 13 (7.69%) SAP CO
16 13 (7.69%) SAP FI
16 13 (7.69%) SQL Server
16 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (13.61%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.78%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.59%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.59%) JBoss
4 1 (0.59%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 13 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (7.69%) SAP CO
2 7 (4.14%) SAP SCM
2 7 (4.14%) SAP CRM
3 6 (3.55%) SAP ERP
4 5 (2.96%) SAP HCM
4 5 (2.96%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (2.96%) SAP BPC
5 4 (2.37%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (2.37%) SAP SD
6 3 (1.78%) SAP Retail
6 3 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.78%) SAP PSCD
6 3 (1.78%) SAP EWM
7 2 (1.18%) SAP SRM
7 2 (1.18%) SAP MDM
7 2 (1.18%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.59%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) Network Security
2 4 (2.37%) Firewall
2 4 (2.37%) LAN
2 4 (2.37%) WAN
3 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.12%) SAP BW
2 27 (15.98%) SAP HANA
3 14 (8.28%) SAP BI
3 14 (8.28%) DB2
4 13 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (7.10%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.37%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.59%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) NWDS
General
1 38 (22.49%) Finance
2 11 (6.51%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.33%) Retail
4 7 (4.14%) Automotive
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
5 5 (2.96%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.78%) Billing
6 3 (1.78%) Front Office
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Publishing
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.14%) Middleware
1 7 (4.14%) SAP Basis
1 7 (4.14%) SAP PI
2 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (1.78%) SOAP
3 3 (1.78%) EDI
4 2 (1.18%) Web Services
4 2 (1.18%) REST
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.59%) HTML5
5 1 (0.59%) BAPI
5 1 (0.59%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.59%) JMS
5 1 (0.59%) HTML
5 1 (0.59%) .NET
5 1 (0.59%) J2EE
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.78%) FMCG
4 2 (1.18%) DataPower
4 2 (1.18%) Replication
5 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.61%) UNIX
2 18 (10.65%) Windows
3 15 (8.88%) AIX
4 14 (8.28%) Linux
5 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.18%) zOS
7 2 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.75%) ERP
2 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (13.02%) Migration
4 21 (12.43%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (10.65%) ETL
6 17 (10.06%) High Availability
7 16 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (8.28%) CRM
9 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.51%) Logistics
10 9 (5.33%) TOGAF
11 8 (4.73%) Project Management
11 8 (4.73%) SAP Implementation
12 7 (4.14%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (3.55%) SOA
13 6 (3.55%) GAP Analysis
14 5 (2.96%) Workflow
15 4 (2.37%) Supply Chain Management
15 4 (2.37%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.43%) ABAP
2 6 (3.55%) Java
3 5 (2.96%) SQL
4 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.59%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 169 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (16.57%) Oracle
3 12 (7.10%) IBM
3 12 (7.10%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.55%) HP
5 5 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.96%) VMware
6 4 (2.37%) Informatica
6 4 (2.37%) Sybase
7 3 (1.78%) Adobe
7 3 (1.78%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.18%) Ariba
9 1 (0.59%) SunGard
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Enterprise Partners
Rate: US$700 - US$750 per day + very competitive
Posted: 18 days ago