Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Solutions Architect was £596 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 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 Solution Architect
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 737 773
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 +6
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 95 134 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 75 51
England median daily rate £596 £600 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.75% +11.63% +2.38%
10th Percentile £500 £475 £413
90th Percentile £775 £730 £750
UK median daily rate £596 £600 £538
% change year-on-year -0.75% +11.63% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 89873 92200 98570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.76% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59900 60696 63752
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 2662 2972 3818
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%

SAP Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Solutions Architect in England

SAP Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Solutions Architect in England

SAP Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Solutions Architect in England

SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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 -22 29 £631 -2.88%
South East +6 27 £596 +8.27% 1
Midlands -22 18 £550 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -10 11 £550 -8.33% 1
South West -2 6 £500 +11.11%
North of England +51 5 £650 +13.04%
West Midlands -1 5 £500 -16.67% 2
North West +19 3 £650 +13.04%
East of England -4 3 £425 -19.05%
Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
SAP Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 England region featuring SAP Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (34.74%) Finance
3 22 (23.16%) ERP
4 21 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (15.79%) Retail
7 14 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (14.74%) Migration
8 13 (13.68%) Logistics
9 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.53%) SAP SD
10 10 (10.53%) SAP S/4HANA
11 9 (9.47%) SAP FI
11 9 (9.47%) SAP CO
11 9 (9.47%) Data Migration
12 8 (8.42%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (8.42%) CRM
12 8 (8.42%) ABAP
13 7 (7.37%) SAP HANA
13 7 (7.37%) SAP WM
14 6 (6.32%) B2B
14 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
14 6 (6.32%) SAP ERP
14 6 (6.32%) SAP Implementation
14 6 (6.32%) SAP Retail
14 6 (6.32%) Presales
14 6 (6.32%) Procure-to-Pay
15 5 (5.26%) DevOps
15 5 (5.26%) SAP MDG
15 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared

SAP Solutions 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 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.05%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (10.53%) SAP S/4HANA
1 10 (10.53%) SAP SD
2 9 (9.47%) SAP CO
2 9 (9.47%) SAP FI
3 8 (8.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (7.37%) SAP WM
5 6 (6.32%) SAP ERP
5 6 (6.32%) SAP Retail
6 5 (5.26%) SAP MDG
7 4 (4.21%) SAP CRM
8 3 (3.16%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (2.11%) Maximo
9 2 (2.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 2 (2.11%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (2.11%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (1.05%) SAP Business One
10 1 (1.05%) SAP HCM
10 1 (1.05%) SAP MDM
10 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (1.05%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
1 2 (2.11%) Slack
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) PaaS
2 1 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.11%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.05%) Lumira
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
General
1 33 (34.74%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Retail
3 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.05%) Automotive
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (3.16%) HTML
2 3 (3.16%) Spring
3 2 (2.11%) .NET
3 2 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.11%) EDI
3 2 (2.11%) IDoc
3 2 (2.11%) JSON
3 2 (2.11%) JSP
3 2 (2.11%) REST
3 2 (2.11%) Servlets
3 2 (2.11%) SOAP
3 2 (2.11%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (2.11%) XML
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.05%) J2EE
4 1 (1.05%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.05%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.05%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.11%) FMCG
2 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.05%) EPoS
3 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.05%) IVR
3 1 (1.05%) Life Science
3 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.16%) ERP
2 21 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (14.74%) Migration
4 13 (13.68%) Logistics
5 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.47%) Data Migration
7 8 (8.42%) CRM
8 6 (6.32%) B2B
8 6 (6.32%) Presales
8 6 (6.32%) Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (6.32%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (5.26%) DevOps
9 5 (5.26%) EAM
9 5 (5.26%) SOA
10 4 (4.21%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.21%) Change Control
11 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (3.16%) Dependency Management
11 3 (3.16%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) ABAP
2 3 (3.16%) Java
2 3 (3.16%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) C
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) EMIR
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 3 (3.16%) hybris
4 2 (2.11%) Adobe
4 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.11%) Concur
4 2 (2.11%) FXall
4 2 (2.11%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.11%) Reuters
5 1 (1.05%) Ariba
5 1 (1.05%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.05%) Kronos
5 1 (1.05%) VMware