The first table below looks at the demand for the SAP Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Technical Architect
Rank 595 543 574
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +31
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Technical Architect 8 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.019% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.020% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Average daily rate £600 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £555 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £525
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%
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
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

SAP Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP Technical Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Technical Architect within the UK.

SAP Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP Technical Architect
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 8 £600 +26.31% 1
London -35 7 £600 +4.34% 1
Staines - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South East - - - -
Egham - - - -

SAP Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (43.75%) SAP HANA
2 7 (43.75%) SAP Basis
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) ABAP
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) NetWeaver
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) SAP CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Portal
4 2 (12.50%) 4G
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Billing
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects

SAP Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAP Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) NetWeaver
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SAP HANA
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BI
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) ERP
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects