The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 565 527 557
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +30
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 23 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.070% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.076% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 7
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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 £443 £492
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £618 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £540
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -12.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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 -41 20 £475 -13.63% 5
London +10 12 £500 -9.09% 1
West Midlands -14 4 £400 -
Coventry -10 3 £400 -
East of England -22 1 £375 - 3
Wales - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 - 3
South East - 1 - - 1
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newport - - - -
Egham - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (34.67%) SAP FI
3 25 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (33.33%) SAP CO
4 22 (29.33%) Finance
5 21 (28.00%) SAP BW
6 15 (20.00%) General Ledger
7 14 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (14.67%) SAP SD
8 11 (14.67%) VMS
8 11 (14.67%) SAP FI-GL
8 11 (14.67%) Cash Management
9 10 (13.33%) Procure-to-pay
9 10 (13.33%) CRM
10 8 (10.67%) SAP BI
11 7 (9.33%) SAP PI
12 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
13 5 (6.67%) TOGAF
13 5 (6.67%) Logistics
13 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (6.67%) Automotive
14 4 (5.33%) ABAP
14 4 (5.33%) ERP
14 4 (5.33%) SAP CRM
14 4 (5.33%) Billing
14 4 (5.33%) Retail
15 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
15 3 (4.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
15 3 (4.00%) Product Management
15 3 (4.00%) Marketing

SAP Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 26 (34.67%) SAP FI
2 25 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (33.33%) SAP CO
3 11 (14.67%) SAP SD
3 11 (14.67%) SAP FI-GL
4 4 (5.33%) SAP CRM
5 3 (4.00%) SAP Retail
6 2 (2.67%) SAP PM
6 2 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (2.67%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.33%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP SRM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.33%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SAP BW
2 8 (10.67%) SAP BI
3 3 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 5 (6.67%) Automotive
4 4 (5.33%) Billing
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.33%) SAP TM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) BBC
2 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (14.67%) Cash Management
3 10 (13.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 10 (13.33%) CRM
4 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 5 (6.67%) Logistics
5 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.33%) ERP
7 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.00%) Product Management
7 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.67%) Migration
8 2 (2.67%) ETL
8 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.67%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.67%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (1.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) ABAP
2 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 1 (1.33%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.33%) Teradata
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) Siebel
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