The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 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
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 161 208
Rank change year-on-year -4 +47  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.060% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.062% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
City of London median daily rate £625 £525 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.04% +8.24%  
10th Percentile £553 £513 £468
90th Percentile £718 £538 £503
London median daily rate £595 £550 £513
% change year-on-year +8.18% +7.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3116 3206 5526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 95.93% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8621 9400 15096
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 120 330
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -3.62%  
10th Percentile £10.90 £14.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.00 £32.25 £37.05
London median hourly rate £19.82 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.66% -6.57%  

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured SAP Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the City of London

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in the City of London

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (40.00%) EAM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (20.00%) Concur
3 1 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) hybris
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MDG
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (40.00%) EAM
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Concur
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Kronos
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle