Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £613 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 594 672
Rank change year-on-year -42 +78 +25
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 208 276 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 141 107
England median daily rate £613 £575 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% +6.98% +2.38%
10th Percentile £488 £463 £413
90th Percentile £775 £700 £743
UK median daily rate £600 £575 £538
% change year-on-year +4.35% +6.98% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88370 92296 99465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58881 60820 64344
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2615 2980 3832
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.77 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 63 £631 +5.21% 3
South East +14 62 £625 +16.01% 2
North of England +72 32 £650 +13.04%
North West +34 28 £650 +13.04%
Midlands -45 25 £550 -1.79% 3
East Midlands -14 16 £550 -4.35% 1
South West +10 6 £500 -
West Midlands -5 6 £500 -16.67% 2
East of England -11 5 £625 +19.05%
Yorkshire - 4 £575 -
SAP Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 208 (100.00%) SAP
2 55 (26.44%) Finance
3 50 (24.04%) ERP
4 38 (18.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 32 (15.38%) Retail
6 25 (12.02%) SAP HANA
7 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (9.62%) SAP S/4HANA
9 19 (9.13%) IT Strategy
10 18 (8.65%) SAP CO
10 18 (8.65%) SAP FI
10 18 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (8.65%) Logistics
11 17 (8.17%) Migration
12 16 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
12 16 (7.69%) Oracle
13 15 (7.21%) SAP Retail
14 14 (6.73%) Banking
14 14 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (6.25%) Project Management
15 13 (6.25%) SAP ERP
16 12 (5.77%) ABAP
16 12 (5.77%) SAP MDG
17 11 (5.29%) NetWeaver
17 11 (5.29%) SAP Implementation
17 11 (5.29%) Data Migration
17 11 (5.29%) Security Cleared
18 10 (4.81%) SAP PI
18 10 (4.81%) SAP SD

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 11 (5.29%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.96%) JBoss
3 2 (0.96%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
4 1 (0.48%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (9.62%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (8.65%) SAP CO
2 18 (8.65%) SAP FI
3 16 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (7.21%) SAP Retail
5 13 (6.25%) SAP ERP
6 12 (5.77%) SAP MDG
7 10 (4.81%) SAP SD
8 8 (3.85%) SAP PSCD
9 7 (3.37%) SAP WM
10 5 (2.40%) SAP CAR
10 5 (2.40%) SAP Hybris
11 4 (1.92%) SAP CRM
12 3 (1.44%) Maximo
12 3 (1.44%) SAP IS-U
13 2 (0.96%) SAP FSCM
13 2 (0.96%) SAP GTS
13 2 (0.96%) SAP MDM
13 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.96%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) IaaS
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
1 2 (0.96%) Slack
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) PaaS
2 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.02%) SAP HANA
2 8 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.88%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.44%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) Lumira
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.92%) JIRA
2 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) LSMW
General
1 55 (26.44%) Finance
2 32 (15.38%) Retail
3 14 (6.73%) Banking
4 8 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Billing
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 3 (1.44%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.48%) Automotive
8 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.48%) German Language
8 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.81%) SAP PI
1 10 (4.81%) SAPUI5
2 7 (3.37%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (2.88%) SAP Basis
4 5 (2.40%) REST
4 5 (2.40%) Spring
4 5 (2.40%) XML
5 4 (1.92%) HTML
5 4 (1.92%) JSP
5 4 (1.92%) SAP CO-PA
6 3 (1.44%) J2EE
7 2 (0.96%) .NET
7 2 (0.96%) EDI
7 2 (0.96%) EJB
7 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.96%) Middleware
7 2 (0.96%) Servlets
7 2 (0.96%) SOAP
7 2 (0.96%) Struts
7 2 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.92%) FMCG
3 3 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.48%) Clustering
5 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.48%) HACMP
5 1 (0.48%) IVR
5 1 (0.48%) Life Science
5 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.48%) Linux
1 1 (0.48%) Unix
1 1 (0.48%) Windows
1 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.04%) ERP
2 38 (18.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (9.13%) IT Strategy
5 18 (8.65%) Logistics
5 18 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (8.17%) Migration
7 14 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.25%) Project Management
9 11 (5.29%) Data Migration
9 11 (5.29%) SAP Implementation
10 9 (4.33%) B2B
10 9 (4.33%) CRM
11 8 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (3.85%) Revenue Management
12 7 (3.37%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.37%) Procure-to-Pay
12 7 (3.37%) Strategic Thinking
13 6 (2.88%) Data Governance
13 6 (2.88%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.77%) ABAP
2 9 (4.33%) Java
3 7 (3.37%) SQL
4 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (5.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.92%) Degree
4 2 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.96%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 208 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (7.69%) Oracle
3 10 (4.81%) Adobe
4 6 (2.88%) hybris
5 4 (1.92%) Ariba
5 4 (1.92%) JDA
6 3 (1.44%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.96%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.96%) Concur
7 2 (0.96%) FXall
7 2 (0.96%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.96%) Reuters
7 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.96%) Wallstreet Suite
8 1 (0.48%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.48%) IBM
8 1 (0.48%) Kronos
8 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas