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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Architect
Rank 489 451 455
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +4
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 88 110 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 23
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£575 £563 £517
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £613 £525
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 25 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 26 January 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 -47 76 £575 +3.37% 23
London -19 37 £600 +9.09% 12
South East -24 17 £550 -6.38% 2
Berkshire - 10 £600 - 1
North West -1 6 £500 - 2
West Midlands +1 5 £563 -13.46% 3
City of London +8 4 £600 +30.43% 1
Slough - 3 £525 - 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £455 -6.63% 1
Surrey -1 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 £500 -
East Midlands +7 1 £475 -
Coventry +2 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -3 1 £500 +2.60% 1
Leeds -4 1 £500 +2.60% 1
Accrington - - - -
Egham - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Midlands - - - - 3

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 166 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (29.52%) Finance
3 42 (25.30%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (24.70%) SAP BW
5 27 (16.27%) Oracle
6 21 (12.65%) ERP
7 19 (11.45%) ABAP
7 19 (11.45%) IBM
8 18 (10.84%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (10.84%) Business Objects
8 18 (10.84%) SAP BI
9 17 (10.24%) Migration
9 17 (10.24%) SAP Implementation
9 17 (10.24%) SAP HANA
10 16 (9.64%) ETL
11 15 (9.04%) AIX
12 13 (7.83%) Manufacturing
13 12 (7.23%) SAP FI
13 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (6.63%) SAP PI
14 11 (6.63%) QA
14 11 (6.63%) Logistics
14 11 (6.63%) VMware
14 11 (6.63%) Windows
14 11 (6.63%) SQL
15 10 (6.02%) DB2
15 10 (6.02%) WAN
15 10 (6.02%) NetWeaver
15 10 (6.02%) SAP FI/CO

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (6.02%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.20%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 12 (7.23%) SAP FI
2 10 (6.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (6.02%) SAP CO
3 7 (4.22%) SAP ERP
4 6 (3.61%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (3.61%) SAP BPC
5 5 (3.01%) SAP SCM
6 4 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (2.41%) SAP HCM
6 4 (2.41%) SAP FI-GL
7 3 (1.81%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.81%) SAP SD
7 3 (1.81%) SAP Retail
8 2 (1.20%) SAP PLM
9 1 (0.60%) SAP EWM
9 1 (0.60%) SAP ECC
9 1 (0.60%) SAP MRS
9 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.60%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) WAN
2 6 (3.61%) SAN
3 4 (2.41%) Firewall
3 4 (2.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.70%) SAP BW
2 18 (10.84%) SAP BI
2 18 (10.84%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (10.24%) SAP HANA
4 10 (6.02%) DB2
5 8 (4.82%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.41%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.20%) ROLAP
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.20%) MySQL
9 2 (1.20%) OLAP
9 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.60%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 49 (29.52%) Finance
2 13 (7.83%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.82%) Retail
4 7 (4.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.61%) Banking
6 5 (3.01%) General Ledger
6 5 (3.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 2 (1.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Law
8 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.63%) SAP PI
2 9 (5.42%) SAP XI
3 7 (4.22%) Middleware
4 6 (3.61%) Web Services
5 3 (1.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.20%) JDBC
7 1 (0.60%) SOAP
7 1 (0.60%) HTML
7 1 (0.60%) .NET
7 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.60%) EDI
7 1 (0.60%) BAPI
7 1 (0.60%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.60%) HTML5
7 1 (0.60%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (0.60%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.61%) HACMP
3 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.81%) FMCG
5 2 (1.20%) Replication
5 2 (1.20%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.20%) DataPower
5 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) PDA
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) iPhone
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.04%) AIX
2 11 (6.63%) Windows
3 7 (4.22%) Linux
4 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) zOS
5 2 (1.20%) UNIX
6 1 (0.60%) VMS
6 1 (0.60%) Android
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.30%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (12.65%) ERP
3 17 (10.24%) Migration
3 17 (10.24%) SAP Implementation
4 16 (9.64%) ETL
5 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (6.63%) Logistics
7 10 (6.02%) TOGAF
8 9 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.42%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (5.42%) Data Migration
8 9 (5.42%) High Availability
9 8 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.82%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (4.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 7 (4.22%) Workflow
10 7 (4.22%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.22%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (3.61%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (3.61%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.45%) ABAP
2 11 (6.63%) SQL
3 4 (2.41%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) Degree
4 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) PAS 55
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.61%) PowerHA
2 6 (3.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.60%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (16.27%) Oracle
3 19 (11.45%) IBM
4 18 (10.84%) Business Objects
5 11 (6.63%) VMware
6 6 (3.61%) EMC
7 4 (2.41%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.41%) HP
7 4 (2.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.41%) Sybase
7 4 (2.41%) Cognos
8 3 (1.81%) Informatica
8 3 (1.81%) NetApp
8 3 (1.81%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.20%) Ariba
10 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.60%) Siemens
10 1 (0.60%) SunGard
10 1 (0.60%) Infor
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