The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAP Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 602 592 570
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 44 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.083% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.088% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 21
Median daily rate £563 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £740 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £485
% change year-on-year
- +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

SAP Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAP Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 28 June 2016.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 40 £563 -10.00% 1
South East -8 13 £550 +4.76%
London -8 9 £725 +3.57% 1
West Midlands -31 6 £600 +37.14%
Surrey - 6 £550 -
Staines - 4 £550 -
East of England +11 3 £525 -10.63%
Birmingham -2 3 £550 +22.22%
Midlands -3 3 £550 -
Berkshire -6 3 £638 +2.00%
Wolverhampton - 3 £600 -
Cambridge +20 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +16 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £544 -
City of London +36 1 - -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £525 -16.00%
East Midlands -3 1 £450 -33.33%
Warwick -4 1 £600 +41.17%
Warwickshire -6 1 £600 +41.17%
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £501 -
Hampshire - 1 £700 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £525 -
Maidenhead - 1 £475 -
Reading - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £501 -

SAP Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, SAP Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAP Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (32.47%) Finance
3 20 (25.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.48%) Manufacturing
5 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (14.29%) CRM
7 10 (12.99%) ERP
7 10 (12.99%) Logistics
8 9 (11.69%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (11.69%) Lean Manufacturing
8 9 (11.69%) Quality Management
9 8 (10.39%) Migration
9 8 (10.39%) SAP ERP
9 8 (10.39%) Release Management
9 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 7 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (9.09%) SAP MII
10 7 (9.09%) SAP CRM
10 7 (9.09%) Oracle
10 7 (9.09%) SAP HANA
10 7 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (7.79%) Business Transformation
11 6 (7.79%) EDI
11 6 (7.79%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (7.79%) Ariba
11 6 (7.79%) SOA
11 6 (7.79%) PLM
11 6 (7.79%) SAP IS-U
11 6 (7.79%) Data Migration

SAP Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.90%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.30%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) SAP ERP
2 7 (9.09%) SAP CRM
2 7 (9.09%) SAP MII
3 6 (7.79%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (6.49%) SAP CO
4 5 (6.49%) SAP FI
4 5 (6.49%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.19%) SAP HCM
5 4 (5.19%) SAP SRM
6 3 (3.90%) SAP HR
6 3 (3.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (3.90%) SAP Retail
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (2.60%) SAP AFS
7 2 (2.60%) SAP BPC
7 2 (2.60%) SAP PM
8 1 (1.30%) SAP FS
8 1 (1.30%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (1.30%) SAP QM
8 1 (1.30%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
1 7 (9.09%) SAP HANA
2 6 (7.79%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.90%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) LSMW
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 15 (19.48%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Marketing
5 3 (3.90%) Automotive
6 2 (2.60%) Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) EDI
2 4 (5.19%) .NET
3 3 (3.90%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.30%) J2EE
4 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.30%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.30%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
1 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.29%) CRM
4 10 (12.99%) ERP
4 10 (12.99%) Logistics
5 9 (11.69%) Lean Manufacturing
5 9 (11.69%) Quality Management
5 9 (11.69%) SAP Implementation
6 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (10.39%) Migration
6 8 (10.39%) Release Management
7 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 6 (7.79%) Business Transformation
8 6 (7.79%) Data Management
8 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.79%) PLM
8 6 (7.79%) SOA
8 6 (7.79%) Web Development
9 3 (3.90%) PDM
9 3 (3.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) C
1 2 (2.60%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) Ariba
4 4 (5.19%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) webMethods