The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 574 545 561
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 21 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.062% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.067% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 9
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£475 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £618 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £575 £550
% change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
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
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £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 2002 2126 2663
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 £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

SAP Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -38 19 £475 -13.63% 6
London +7 10 £488 -7.14% 2
Coventry -10 3 £400 -
West Midlands -21 3 £400 - 1
South East - 2 - - 2
East of England -33 1 £375 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 67 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (31.34%) SAP FI
3 20 (29.85%) Finance
3 20 (29.85%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (29.85%) SAP CO
4 17 (25.37%) SAP BW
5 15 (22.39%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (16.42%) SAP SD
6 11 (16.42%) General Ledger
7 10 (14.93%) CRM
8 9 (13.43%) SAP BI
8 9 (13.43%) VMS
9 8 (11.94%) SAP PI
9 8 (11.94%) Procure-to-pay
10 7 (10.45%) SAP FI-GL
10 7 (10.45%) Cash Management
11 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
11 6 (8.96%) Logistics
11 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
12 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (5.97%) ABAP
13 4 (5.97%) ERP
13 4 (5.97%) Billing
13 4 (5.97%) SAP CRM
14 3 (4.48%) Retail
14 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
14 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
14 3 (4.48%) Marketing
14 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse

SAP Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 21 (31.34%) SAP FI
2 20 (29.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (29.85%) SAP CO
3 11 (16.42%) SAP SD
4 7 (10.45%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (5.97%) SAP CRM
6 2 (2.99%) SAP BPC
6 2 (2.99%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.99%) SAP Retail
6 2 (2.99%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.49%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.49%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SAP BW
2 9 (13.43%) SAP BI
3 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) General Ledger
3 4 (5.97%) Billing
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.49%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) BBC
2 1 (1.49%) Handset
2 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (14.93%) CRM
3 8 (11.94%) Procure-to-pay
4 7 (10.45%) Cash Management
5 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
5 6 (8.96%) Logistics
5 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.97%) ERP
8 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.48%) Product Management
9 2 (2.99%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (2.99%) ETL
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.49%) Document Management
10 1 (1.49%) Migration
10 1 (1.49%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) ABAP
2 2 (2.99%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.48%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.49%) Siebel
3 1 (1.49%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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