Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 24 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 172 185
Rank change year-on-year -43 +13 +26
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 25 100 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.30% 1.03% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.08% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 60 23
Midlands median daily rate £550 £560 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +14.87% +21.88%
10th Percentile £475 £465 £403
90th Percentile £600 £675 £735
England median daily rate £625 £575 £538
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.98% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 7820 9301 8077
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 95.36% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4884 5652 4667
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £215 £230 £215
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 369 460
Midlands median hourly rate £15.60 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.01 £10.00 £10.09
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the Midlands

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in the Midlands

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Architect in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Architect in the Midlands

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
East Midlands -24 17 £550 -4.35% 1
West Midlands -13 6 £500 -16.67% 4
SAP Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) ERP
3 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Logistics
6 6 (24.00%) ABAP
6 6 (24.00%) B2B
6 6 (24.00%) Presales
7 5 (20.00%) SAP HANA
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (16.00%) CRM
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) SAP CRM
9 3 (12.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Dependency Management
9 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (8.00%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
10 2 (8.00%) SAP Security
10 2 (8.00%) Time Management
10 2 (8.00%) Maximo
10 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) Hyperion
10 2 (8.00%) Middleware

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Maximo
2 2 (8.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (4.00%) SAP GTS
3 1 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
3 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (4.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (4.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) IVR
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ERP
2 7 (28.00%) Logistics
3 6 (24.00%) B2B
3 6 (24.00%) Presales
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Dependency Management
6 3 (12.00%) Release Management
6 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Security
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Business Forecasting
8 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Decision Table
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) ABAP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Hyperion