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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 574 605 606
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 62 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 18
Median daily rate £590 £530 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% +6.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £808 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £593 £535 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.74% +7.00%
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
49823 54841 54102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.99% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32593 35082 33109
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 2085 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 2016.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 19 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 1 October 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 +31 60 £590 +10.28% 4
West Midlands -11 15 £593 +18.79%
South East +15 13 £670 +11.66%
East Midlands - 13 £593 - 1
London +5 9 £488 -2.50% 3
Berkshire +17 8 £625 +8.69%
Nottinghamshire - 7 £590 -
Nottingham - 6 £590 -
Midlands -2 5 - -
Warwickshire -1 4 £593 +10.74%
Coventry -10 3 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £600 -
Leicester - 2 £600 -
Reading +12 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £600 -
Derbyshire - 1 £700 - 1
Warwick - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £600 -

SAP Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 105 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (30.48%) Finance
3 31 (29.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (23.81%) Manufacturing
5 24 (22.86%) Logistics
6 19 (18.10%) Migration
7 17 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (15.24%) ERP
8 16 (15.24%) SAP HCM
8 16 (15.24%) SuccessFactors
9 14 (13.33%) Lean Manufacturing
9 14 (13.33%) Quality Management
10 13 (12.38%) CRM
11 12 (11.43%) Ariba
11 12 (11.43%) NetWeaver
11 12 (11.43%) SAP Data Services
12 11 (10.48%) Data Migration
13 10 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
13 10 (9.52%) SAP MII
13 10 (9.52%) Retail
13 10 (9.52%) SAP ERP
13 10 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
13 10 (9.52%) SAP HANA
14 9 (8.57%) Order to Cash
14 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
14 9 (8.57%) SOA
15 8 (7.62%) EDI
15 8 (7.62%) ABAP
15 8 (7.62%) SAP FI

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 12 (11.43%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (15.24%) SAP HCM
2 10 (9.52%) SAP ERP
2 10 (9.52%) SAP MII
3 8 (7.62%) SAP FI
4 7 (6.67%) SAP HR
5 6 (5.71%) SAP CO
5 6 (5.71%) SAP CRM
5 6 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (5.71%) SAP SRM
6 5 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (3.81%) SAP APO
7 4 (3.81%) SAP PS
8 3 (2.86%) SAP BPC
8 3 (2.86%) SAP MM
9 2 (1.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (1.90%) SAP GRC
9 2 (1.90%) SAP Retail
9 2 (1.90%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (5.71%) Boomi
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) SAP Data Services
2 10 (9.52%) SAP HANA
3 8 (7.62%) SAP BW
4 5 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.95%) Big Data
6 1 (0.95%) Power BI
6 1 (0.95%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) LSMW
2 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (30.48%) Finance
2 25 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.52%) Retail
4 8 (7.62%) Automotive
5 3 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) EDI
2 4 (3.81%) SAP ALE
2 4 (3.81%) Web Services
3 2 (1.90%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.95%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.95%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.95%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.95%) Learning Management System
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (22.86%) Logistics
3 19 (18.10%) Migration
4 17 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (15.24%) ERP
6 14 (13.33%) Lean Manufacturing
6 14 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 13 (12.38%) CRM
8 11 (10.48%) Data Migration
9 10 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
10 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (8.57%) Order to Cash
10 9 (8.57%) SOA
11 8 (7.62%) PLM
12 7 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.71%) Change Management
13 6 (5.71%) Release Management
13 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 5 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) ABAP
2 1 (0.95%) Java
2 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) ACCA
2 1 (0.95%) CCA
2 1 (0.95%) CIMA
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (11.43%) Ariba
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 4 (3.81%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.86%) Kronos
6 2 (1.90%) Dell
7 1 (0.95%) Concur
7 1 (0.95%) IBM
7 1 (0.95%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.95%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.95%) OpenText
7 1 (0.95%) VMware