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 29 September 2014 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 596 570 565
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 23 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.063% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.067% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 10
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£500 £513 £553
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £449 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £538 £588
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -8.51%
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
52704 48932 53740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.69% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32323 29402 30051
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2063 2086 2672
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 29 September 2014.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 16 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 29 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -32 19 £500 -2.43% 7
London +4 9 £500 -2.43% 4
Surrey - 4 - -
South East - 4 - - 1
West Midlands -12 1 - - 2
East of England -32 1 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Coventry - - - -
Egham - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (28.07%) Finance
3 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (19.30%) CRM
5 9 (15.79%) SAP FI
6 8 (14.04%) SAP SD
6 8 (14.04%) SAP BW
6 8 (14.04%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (14.04%) SAP CO
7 7 (12.28%) SAP PI
7 7 (12.28%) SAP BI
8 6 (10.53%) VMS
8 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.77%) Logistics
9 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.77%) SAP CRM
9 5 (8.77%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.02%) Automotive
10 4 (7.02%) ERP
10 4 (7.02%) ABAP
10 4 (7.02%) General Ledger
10 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (5.26%) Retail
11 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 3 (5.26%) Billing
11 3 (5.26%) Marketing
11 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.26%) BBC

SAP Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (3.51%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) SAP FI
2 8 (14.04%) SAP SD
2 8 (14.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (14.04%) SAP CO
3 5 (8.77%) SAP CRM
4 3 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (3.51%) SAP BPC
5 2 (3.51%) SAP SRM
5 2 (3.51%) SAP Retail
5 2 (3.51%) SAP PM
6 1 (1.75%) Teamcenter
6 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.75%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP HCM
6 1 (1.75%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SAP BW
2 7 (12.28%) SAP BI
3 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Automotive
2 4 (7.02%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Billing
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) BBC
2 2 (3.51%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) Handset
3 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.30%) CRM
3 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
4 5 (8.77%) Logistics
4 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.77%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.02%) ERP
5 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.26%) Product Management
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.51%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (3.51%) Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.75%) PLM
8 1 (1.75%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.51%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 1 (1.75%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.75%) Teradata
3 1 (1.75%) Siemens
3 1 (1.75%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.75%) Siebel
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