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 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 560 553 487
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -66
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 42 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.098% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 20
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£480 £493 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £553 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £485 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
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
51719 51910 44155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.37% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31426 31539 25286
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 £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2027 2080 2187
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 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 2015.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 15 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 21 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 -3 38 £480 -2.53% 2
London -9 13 £510 -7.27% 1
South East -3 8 £505 -8.18%
West Midlands -13 7 £450 -7.21% 1
North West - 5 £475 -
Coventry +1 3 - -
City of London - 2 £480 -
Egham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (27.66%) Finance
3 19 (20.21%) SAP BW
4 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.70%) SAP FI
5 11 (11.70%) ERP
5 11 (11.70%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (11.70%) SAP CO
6 10 (10.64%) ETL
6 10 (10.64%) Logistics
7 9 (9.57%) ABAP
7 9 (9.57%) Oracle
7 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
8 8 (8.51%) CRM
9 7 (7.45%) SAP CRM
9 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.38%) Automotive
10 6 (6.38%) Project Management
11 5 (5.32%) SAP BI
11 5 (5.32%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (5.32%) AIX
11 5 (5.32%) DB2
11 5 (5.32%) UNIX
11 5 (5.32%) NetWeaver
11 5 (5.32%) Retail
11 5 (5.32%) SAP IS-U
11 5 (5.32%) SAP PI
11 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills

SAP Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (5.32%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.06%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 11 (11.70%) SAP FI
1 11 (11.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (11.70%) SAP CO
2 7 (7.45%) SAP CRM
3 5 (5.32%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (4.26%) SAP PSCD
4 4 (4.26%) SAP BPC
4 4 (4.26%) SAP SCM
4 4 (4.26%) SAP ERP
4 4 (4.26%) SAP HCM
4 4 (4.26%) SAP FI-GL
5 3 (3.19%) SAP EWM
6 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.13%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.06%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.06%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.06%) SAP Retail
7 1 (1.06%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.06%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) SAP BW
2 5 (5.32%) SAP BI
2 5 (5.32%) DB2
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.38%) Automotive
4 5 (5.32%) Retail
5 4 (4.26%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.19%) Billing
7 2 (2.13%) Marketing
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.06%) Publishing
8 1 (1.06%) Banking
8 1 (1.06%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) SAP PI
2 4 (4.26%) Middleware
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.06%) SOAP
3 1 (1.06%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.06%) FMCG
2 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) UNIX
1 5 (5.32%) AIX
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (11.70%) ERP
3 10 (10.64%) Logistics
3 10 (10.64%) ETL
4 8 (8.51%) CRM
5 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (6.38%) Project Management
6 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.32%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (4.26%) Workflow
8 4 (4.26%) Revenue Management
8 4 (4.26%) Cash Management
8 4 (4.26%) Supply Chain Management
9 3 (3.19%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.19%) Migration
9 3 (3.19%) PLM
9 3 (3.19%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) ABAP
2 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Adobe
4 3 (3.19%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.13%) Ariba
5 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) SunGard
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Network ITR
Rate: 350 to 400 per day GBP
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: US$700 - US$750 per day + very competitive
Posted: 21 days ago