The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £580 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 548 529
Rank change year-on-year +67 -19  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 102 72 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 33 52
Median daily rate £580 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £483 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £725 £700
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 England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26673 31019 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1259 1391 1823
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.28 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in England

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in England

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Architect in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Architect in England

SAP Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Architect in England

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London +18 29 £600 +9.09% 9
South East +30 24 £541 -6.00% 1
North West +35 16 £600 -17.24%
West Midlands +26 7 £548 -8.75%
East Midlands -5 6 £520 +15.55%
South West +1 4 - - 3
East of England -1 3 £380 -27.60%
Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Midlands +8 1 £600 +9.09%
SAP Architect
UK

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 191 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (16.75%) Finance
3 30 (15.71%) ERP
4 29 (15.18%) SAP HANA
5 28 (14.66%) Retail
6 26 (13.61%) Oracle
7 24 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (10.47%) Migration
9 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing
9 19 (9.95%) Project Management
9 19 (9.95%) SAP BW
9 19 (9.95%) SAP HR
10 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (8.38%) SAP Basis
11 16 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (7.85%) B2B
12 15 (7.85%) SAP Retail
13 14 (7.33%) Logistics
13 14 (7.33%) Data Migration
13 14 (7.33%) ABAP
14 13 (6.81%) ITIL
14 13 (6.81%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (6.81%) TOGAF
15 12 (6.28%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (6.28%) NetWeaver
16 11 (5.76%) SAP SD
17 10 (5.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
17 10 (5.24%) IT Strategy
17 10 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (5.24%) Technical Architecture

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (6.28%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.62%) Apache
2 5 (2.62%) JBoss
2 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.57%) SAP Portal
4 2 (1.05%) IIS
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (9.95%) SAP HR
2 15 (7.85%) SAP Retail
3 11 (5.76%) SAP SD
4 9 (4.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (4.71%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (4.19%) SAP HCM
5 8 (4.19%) SAP MDG
6 7 (3.66%) SAP Hybris
7 6 (3.14%) SAP BPC
7 6 (3.14%) SAP CO
7 6 (3.14%) SAP WM
8 5 (2.62%) SAP ERP
8 5 (2.62%) SAP FI
8 5 (2.62%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (2.09%) SAP PSCD
10 3 (1.57%) SAP CAR
10 3 (1.57%) SAP CRM
10 3 (1.57%) SAP Payroll
11 2 (1.05%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 2 (1.05%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) Boomi
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.09%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.57%) iPaaS
3 3 (1.57%) SaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.05%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.18%) SAP HANA
2 19 (9.95%) SAP BW
3 13 (6.81%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (5.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.62%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.57%) MySQL
8 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.52%) GIS
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 32 (16.75%) Finance
2 28 (14.66%) Retail
3 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.57%) Back Office
5 3 (1.57%) Billing
5 3 (1.57%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.38%) SAP Basis
2 5 (2.62%) REST
2 5 (2.62%) SAP PI
2 5 (2.62%) SOAP
3 4 (2.09%) J2EE
3 4 (2.09%) JDBC
3 4 (2.09%) JMS
3 4 (2.09%) Web Services
4 3 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.57%) Apache Camel
4 3 (1.57%) Apache CXF
4 3 (1.57%) CSS
4 3 (1.57%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.57%) HTML
4 3 (1.57%) Spring
4 3 (1.57%) XHTML
4 3 (1.57%) XML
5 2 (1.05%) IDoc
5 2 (1.05%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (1.05%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.66%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.57%) FMCG
3 3 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.57%) Life Science
3 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.57%) Linux
2 1 (0.52%) Android
2 1 (0.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.71%) ERP
2 20 (10.47%) Migration
3 19 (9.95%) Project Management
4 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (7.85%) B2B
7 14 (7.33%) Data Migration
7 14 (7.33%) Logistics
8 13 (6.81%) ITIL
8 13 (6.81%) TOGAF
9 12 (6.28%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.24%) IT Strategy
10 10 (5.24%) ITIL V3
10 10 (5.24%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (4.71%) CRM
11 9 (4.71%) Presales
12 8 (4.19%) SAP Implementation
12 8 (4.19%) SOA
13 7 (3.66%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.33%) ABAP
2 7 (3.66%) Java
3 6 (3.14%) SQL
4 3 (1.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.05%) PMP
5 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.52%) CISA
5 1 (0.52%) CISM
5 1 (0.52%) CISSP
5 1 (0.52%) Degree
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 191 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (13.61%) Oracle
3 7 (3.66%) Concur
3 7 (3.66%) Dell
3 7 (3.66%) hybris
4 6 (3.14%) Adobe
5 5 (2.62%) Informatica
6 4 (2.09%) Apigee
6 4 (2.09%) CA
7 3 (1.57%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.57%) SnapLogic
8 2 (1.05%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.05%) FXall
8 2 (1.05%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.05%) Kronos
8 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.05%) NVIDIA
8 2 (1.05%) OpenText
8 2 (1.05%) Reuters
8 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com