The median contractor rate for a SAP Solutions Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 582 559
Rank change year-on-year +41 -23  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 42 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.065% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.068% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 30
Median daily rate £550 £542 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +3.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £486 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £503
% change year-on-year +4.76% +4.47%  
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 39444 47062 46529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.27% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25724 30895 28569
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1459 1887
Median hourly rate £18.40 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

SAP Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 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 +22 11 £500 -16.73% 3
East Midlands -1 10 £513 +2.50%
South East +11 8 £675 +28.57% 1
West Midlands +16 3 £540 -1.81%
East of England - 3 £750 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 - -
North West +28 1 £575 +7.87%
South West - 1 £575 -
SAP Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 114 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (24.56%) Finance
3 22 (19.30%) SAP BW
4 21 (18.42%) SAP HANA
5 19 (16.67%) ERP
5 19 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (15.79%) SAP FI
7 16 (14.04%) Manufacturing
8 14 (12.28%) SAP CO
8 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (11.40%) SAP FI/CO
9 13 (11.40%) Retail
9 13 (11.40%) SAP HR
10 12 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
11 11 (9.65%) SuccessFactors
12 9 (7.89%) SAP HCM
12 9 (7.89%) SAP ERP
12 9 (7.89%) SAP FSCM
12 9 (7.89%) TOGAF
12 9 (7.89%) SAP Retail
12 9 (7.89%) Project Management
12 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.02%) B2B
13 8 (7.02%) ABAP
13 8 (7.02%) Logistics
13 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (7.02%) Process Improvement
13 8 (7.02%) Cash Management
13 8 (7.02%) SaaS

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 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (15.79%) SAP FI
2 14 (12.28%) SAP CO
3 13 (11.40%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (11.40%) SAP HR
4 9 (7.89%) SAP ERP
4 9 (7.89%) SAP FSCM
4 9 (7.89%) SAP HCM
4 9 (7.89%) SAP Retail
5 7 (6.14%) SAP GRC
6 6 (5.26%) SAP Travel Management
7 5 (4.39%) SAP GTS
8 4 (3.51%) SAP MM
8 4 (3.51%) SAP PS
8 4 (3.51%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (2.63%) SAP SD
10 2 (1.75%) SAP CAR
10 2 (1.75%) SAP FI-AA
10 2 (1.75%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 2 (1.75%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (1.75%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (7.02%) SaaS
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Boomi
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.30%) SAP BW
2 21 (18.42%) SAP HANA
3 12 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (7.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 28 (24.56%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Manufacturing
3 13 (11.40%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.63%) Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) .NET
1 6 (5.26%) SAP TM
2 3 (2.63%) REST
2 3 (2.63%) SOAP
3 2 (1.75%) JDBC
3 2 (1.75%) JMS
3 2 (1.75%) JSON
3 2 (1.75%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) XML
4 1 (0.88%) EJB
4 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.88%) JSP
4 1 (0.88%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.88%) Servlets
4 1 (0.88%) Spring
4 1 (0.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.75%) Algorithms
2 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.67%) ERP
2 12 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
3 9 (7.89%) Project Management
3 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (7.89%) TOGAF
4 8 (7.02%) B2B
4 8 (7.02%) Cash Management
4 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (7.02%) Logistics
4 8 (7.02%) Process Improvement
5 7 (6.14%) CRM
6 6 (5.26%) Planning and Forecasting
6 6 (5.26%) Presales
7 5 (4.39%) Migration
7 5 (4.39%) Order to Cash
8 4 (3.51%) Analytics
8 4 (3.51%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.51%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (3.51%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) ABAP
2 2 (1.75%) C#
2 2 (1.75%) Java
2 2 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.88%) CCA
2 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (6.14%) Ariba
2 7 (6.14%) Concur
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.75%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.75%) FXall
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.75%) Reuters
4 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) Apigee
5 1 (0.88%) Birst
5 1 (0.88%) CA
5 1 (0.88%) Dell
5 1 (0.88%) hybris
5 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.88%) Workday
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