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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 545 609 590
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -19
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 75 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.087% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.091% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 22 19
Median daily rate £600 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £425 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £623 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £520 £600
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 23 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 3 December 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 +35 73 £600 +20.00% 2
London +4 28 £600 +26.31% 1
West Midlands -2 13 £600 -7.69%
East Midlands +3 9 £650 -
Manchester - 7 £575 -
North West - 7 £575 -
South East +23 6 £625 +11.11% 1
Midlands +2 5 £475 +11.76%
Coventry -12 5 £490 -
Berkshire +8 4 £625 +8.69% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £650 -
Leicester - 4 £650 -
Birmingham - 3 £600 -
Nottingham -3 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -5 2 - -
City of London - 2 £688 -
Surrey +16 1 - -
South West +10 1 £450 -10.00%
Reading +4 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £450 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

SAP Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 137 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (30.66%) Finance
3 27 (19.71%) Manufacturing
4 26 (18.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (16.79%) SuccessFactors
7 19 (13.87%) SAP BW
7 19 (13.87%) SAP FI
7 19 (13.87%) Logistics
8 18 (13.14%) Migration
8 18 (13.14%) SAP HCM
8 18 (13.14%) ERP
8 18 (13.14%) SAP HANA
9 14 (10.22%) SAP Implementation
9 14 (10.22%) Retail
10 13 (9.49%) SAP CO
10 13 (9.49%) SAP HR
11 12 (8.76%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (8.76%) Ariba
11 12 (8.76%) CRM
11 12 (8.76%) SAP FI/CO
11 12 (8.76%) SAP ERP
11 12 (8.76%) Procure-to-Pay
12 11 (8.03%) Order to Cash
12 11 (8.03%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (7.30%) NetWeaver
13 10 (7.30%) Data Migration
14 9 (6.57%) Lean Manufacturing
14 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
14 9 (6.57%) SAP Data Services

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 10 (7.30%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Project
2 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (13.87%) SAP FI
2 18 (13.14%) SAP HCM
3 13 (9.49%) SAP CO
3 13 (9.49%) SAP HR
4 12 (8.76%) SAP ERP
4 12 (8.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (5.11%) SAP FSCM
5 7 (5.11%) SAP MII
5 7 (5.11%) SAP MM
6 6 (4.38%) SAP CRM
6 6 (4.38%) SAP GRC
6 6 (4.38%) SAP PS
6 6 (4.38%) SAP Travel Management
7 5 (3.65%) SAP APO
7 5 (3.65%) SAP BPC
7 5 (3.65%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (3.65%) SAP Retail
8 4 (2.92%) SAP GTS
8 4 (2.92%) SAP SRM
9 3 (2.19%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.79%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (4.38%) Boomi
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SAP BW
2 18 (13.14%) SAP HANA
3 12 (8.76%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (6.57%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (4.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.73%) Big Data
7 1 (0.73%) Power BI
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) LSMW
1 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (30.66%) Finance
2 27 (19.71%) Manufacturing
3 14 (10.22%) Retail
4 7 (5.11%) Automotive
5 6 (4.38%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.46%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) EDI
1 6 (4.38%) SAP TM
1 6 (4.38%) Web Services
2 5 (3.65%) .NET
3 4 (2.92%) SAP ALE
4 2 (1.46%) JSON
4 2 (1.46%) REST
4 2 (1.46%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.46%) SOAP
4 2 (1.46%) XML
5 1 (0.73%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.73%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.73%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.92%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.73%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.73%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.98%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (13.87%) Logistics
4 18 (13.14%) ERP
4 18 (13.14%) Migration
5 14 (10.22%) SAP Implementation
6 12 (8.76%) CRM
6 12 (8.76%) Procure-to-Pay
7 11 (8.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (8.03%) Order to Cash
8 10 (7.30%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.57%) Lean Manufacturing
9 9 (6.57%) Quality Management
9 9 (6.57%) SOA
9 9 (6.57%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.11%) PLM
11 6 (4.38%) Cash Management
11 6 (4.38%) Planning and Forecasting
12 5 (3.65%) Process Improvement
12 5 (3.65%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.57%) ABAP
2 2 (1.46%) C#
3 1 (0.73%) Java
3 1 (0.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.46%) CCA
3 1 (0.73%) ACCA
3 1 (0.73%) CIMA
3 1 (0.73%) Degree
3 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (8.76%) Ariba
3 6 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.65%) Concur
5 3 (2.19%) Kronos
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle
6 2 (1.46%) Dell
7 1 (0.73%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.73%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.73%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.73%) OpenText
7 1 (0.73%) VMware