The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had SAP Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Solution Architect
Rank 125 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 11 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £520 £575
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAP Solutions Architect
England

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
2592 2414 2203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.60% 94.33% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1334 1229
Median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 121 182
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.13 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SAP Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured SAP Solutions Architect in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SAP Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -9 4 £490 -
Birmingham - 3 £600 -
SAP Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, SAP Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring SAP Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
3 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
4 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (26.92%) Automotive
5 7 (26.92%) Quality Management
5 7 (26.92%) Logistics
5 7 (26.92%) Lean Manufacturing
6 5 (19.23%) SAP HCM
6 5 (19.23%) SAP MII
6 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
7 4 (15.38%) SAP APO
7 4 (15.38%) EDI
7 4 (15.38%) General Ledger
7 4 (15.38%) PLM
7 4 (15.38%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (15.38%) SAP HANA
7 4 (15.38%) Cash Management
7 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (11.54%) Boomi
8 3 (11.54%) PDM
8 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
8 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (11.54%) SAP ALE
8 3 (11.54%) EAI
8 3 (11.54%) SOA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) SAP FI
1 5 (19.23%) SAP HCM
1 5 (19.23%) SAP MII
2 4 (15.38%) SAP APO
2 4 (15.38%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (11.54%) SAP CO
3 3 (11.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (7.69%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (11.54%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (15.38%) SAP HANA
3 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 7 (26.92%) Automotive
4 4 (15.38%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) EDI
2 3 (11.54%) SAP ALE
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (26.92%) Lean Manufacturing
2 7 (26.92%) Logistics
2 7 (26.92%) Quality Management
3 4 (15.38%) Cash Management
3 4 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (15.38%) PLM
4 3 (11.54%) EAI
4 3 (11.54%) PDM
4 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Kanban
5 2 (7.69%) Order to Cash
5 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Kronos