The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 107 115 99
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£523 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
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
2251 2225 1818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.64% 90.85% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1140 884
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 183 131
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.20 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £37.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

SAP Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect across the West Midlands region.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 4 £535 -
Coventry +1 1 - -
SAP Solutions Architect
England

SAP Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (53.33%) Automotive
4 6 (40.00%) SAP EWM
5 5 (33.33%) Logistics
6 4 (26.67%) SAP HCM
6 4 (26.67%) SAP PI
6 4 (26.67%) SAP CO
6 4 (26.67%) SAP QM
6 4 (26.67%) Data Management
6 4 (26.67%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (26.67%) SAP EP
6 4 (26.67%) SAP FI
6 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) SAP PP
7 3 (20.00%) VMS
7 3 (20.00%) SAP APO
8 2 (13.33%) Middleware
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) ETL
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) SAP Portal
9 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.67%) Windows
9 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (26.67%) SAP EP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SAP EWM
2 4 (26.67%) SAP FI
2 4 (26.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (26.67%) SAP CO
2 4 (26.67%) SAP QM
2 4 (26.67%) SAP HCM
3 3 (20.00%) SAP PP
3 3 (20.00%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (53.33%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SAP PI
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) VMS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Logistics
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Master Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP