The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £574 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 69 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £574 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.31% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £548 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -0.45% +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 605 782 691
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.28% 94.56% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 550 457
Median daily rate £378 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Median hourly rate £15.64 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.86% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured SAP Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in Birmingham

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in Birmingham

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, SAP 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 Birmingham region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (40.00%) SAP BPC
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) ABAP
4 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (20.00%) SAP CAR
4 1 (20.00%) SAP POS DM
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CAR
2 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (20.00%) SAP POS DM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP