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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Architect
Rank 544 471 502
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +31
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 57 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 23
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£475 £550 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £635 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £575 £520
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +10.57%
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
51170 49280 54602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.64% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30980 29240 30617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2111 2700
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £38.98 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 26 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 20 August 2014. 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 -73 50 £475 -13.63% 13
London -4 23 £475 -5.00% 4
South East -10 7 £344 -41.86% 5
East of England -23 6 £600 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire -11 5 £600 +11.62%
Midlands +6 3 - -
Coventry -9 3 £400 -13.97%
West Midlands -16 3 £400 -13.97% 1
Hampshire -16 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £556 - 1
East Midlands +4 1 - -
Surrey -6 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 1 £375 -31.81% 1
Cambridge -13 1 £375 -31.81%
Northamptonshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Egham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 3
Thames Valley - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 1

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 151 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (24.50%) Finance
3 31 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (18.54%) SAP FI
5 27 (17.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 27 (17.88%) SAP CO
6 26 (17.22%) SAP BW
7 18 (11.92%) ERP
8 16 (10.60%) CRM
8 16 (10.60%) Oracle
9 15 (9.93%) SAP SD
9 15 (9.93%) SAP BI
10 13 (8.61%) Manufacturing
11 11 (7.28%) Retail
11 11 (7.28%) NetWeaver
11 11 (7.28%) VMS
11 11 (7.28%) ABAP
11 11 (7.28%) General Ledger
11 11 (7.28%) SAP PI
11 11 (7.28%) Procure-to-pay
12 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.96%) SAP Basis
13 9 (5.96%) Microsoft
13 9 (5.96%) TOGAF
14 8 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (5.30%) Logistics
14 8 (5.30%) SAP HANA
14 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
15 7 (4.64%) IBM

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 11 (7.28%) NetWeaver
2 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.65%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.32%) SAS
6 1 (0.66%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 28 (18.54%) SAP FI
2 27 (17.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 27 (17.88%) SAP CO
3 15 (9.93%) SAP SD
4 7 (4.64%) SAP CRM
4 7 (4.64%) SAP FI-GL
5 6 (3.97%) SAP ERP
5 6 (3.97%) SAP Retail
6 5 (3.31%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (2.65%) SAP SRM
8 3 (1.99%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (1.99%) SAP BPC
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (1.32%) SAP PLM
9 2 (1.32%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.66%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.66%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.66%) SAP PP
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) SAN
1 4 (2.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.22%) SAP BW
2 15 (9.93%) SAP BI
3 8 (5.30%) SAP HANA
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.99%) Informix
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.66%) QlikView
7 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.66%) SAP Data Services
General
1 37 (24.50%) Finance
2 13 (8.61%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.28%) Retail
3 11 (7.28%) General Ledger
4 7 (4.64%) Billing
5 4 (2.65%) Automotive
5 4 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.99%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) German Language
7 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.66%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.28%) SAP PI
2 9 (5.96%) SAP Basis
3 4 (2.65%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (2.65%) Cocoa
4 3 (1.99%) .NET
5 2 (1.32%) SAP XI
5 2 (1.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.66%) SOAP
6 1 (0.66%) Web Services
6 1 (0.66%) J2EE
6 1 (0.66%) EDI
6 1 (0.66%) SAML
6 1 (0.66%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.66%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.66%) SAP TM
6 1 (0.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.65%) HACMP
2 3 (1.99%) BBC
3 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.32%) Open Source
3 2 (1.32%) FMCG
3 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.66%) Handset
4 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.66%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.28%) VMS
2 6 (3.97%) AIX
3 5 (3.31%) Linux
3 5 (3.31%) Windows
4 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) UNIX
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (11.92%) ERP
3 16 (10.60%) CRM
4 11 (7.28%) Procure-to-pay
5 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
6 9 (5.96%) TOGAF
7 8 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (5.30%) Logistics
8 7 (4.64%) Migration
8 7 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.64%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (4.64%) Cash Management
8 7 (4.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 7 (4.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (4.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (3.97%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.97%) Six Sigma
9 6 (3.97%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.28%) ABAP
2 5 (3.31%) SQL
3 4 (2.65%) Objective-C
3 4 (2.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) PowerHA
2 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.65%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 151 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (10.60%) Oracle
3 9 (5.96%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.64%) IBM
5 6 (3.97%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.65%) VMware
6 4 (2.65%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.65%) EMC
7 3 (1.99%) JDA
7 3 (1.99%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 2 (1.32%) NetApp
8 2 (1.32%) Siebel
9 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.66%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.66%) Teradata
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago