The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Architect
Rank 120 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
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£400 £465 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% -20.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £575 £525
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2322 1970 2103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.38% 91.88% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1024 1043
Average daily rate £340 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 138 139
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

SAP Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP Architect across the West Midlands region.

SAP Architect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Coventry -11 3 £400 -13.97%
Warwickshire - - - -
SAP Architect
England

SAP Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited SAP 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 Architect in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (34.48%) VMS
3 9 (31.03%) Procure-to-pay
4 8 (27.59%) SAP FI
4 8 (27.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (27.59%) SAP CO
5 7 (24.14%) Logistics
5 7 (24.14%) SAP SD
5 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.69%) SAP BW
6 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) ABAP
7 5 (17.24%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (13.79%) Product Management
8 4 (13.79%) Cocoa
8 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
8 4 (13.79%) OOP
8 4 (13.79%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
8 4 (13.79%) MVC
8 4 (13.79%) Memory Management
8 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
8 4 (13.79%) Cocoa Touch
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (6.90%) SAP SRM
10 2 (6.90%) QA
10 2 (6.90%) SAP MM
10 2 (6.90%) SAP BI

SAP Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited SAP 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SAP FI
1 8 (27.59%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (27.59%) SAP CO
2 7 (24.14%) SAP SD
3 2 (6.90%) SAP SRM
3 2 (6.90%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SAP BW
2 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Cocoa
1 4 (13.79%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Open Source
1 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) VMS
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Procure-to-pay
2 7 (24.14%) Logistics
2 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (13.79%) Product Management
4 4 (13.79%) OOP
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Memory Management
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) ABAP
2 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft