Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £630 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 190 241
Rank change year-on-year +7 +51 -45
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 19 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.31% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 1
North West median daily rate £630 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09% +7.32%
10th Percentile £550 £550 £525
90th Percentile £725 £718 £575
England median daily rate £625 £590 £550
% change year-on-year +5.93% +7.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,168 5,781 8,000
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 94.35% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,299 3,725 4,825
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £238 £225
90th Percentile £595 £575 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 218 393
North West median hourly rate £17.62 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -18.60% +30.30%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.66 £47.50 £47.71
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.68% - +12.12%

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the North West

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in the North West

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Architect in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Architect in the North West

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Manchester +6 10 £613 +3.16% 2
Cheshire - 3 £630 - 3
SAP Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 North West region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) JDA
4 4 (21.05%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) SAP ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
5 3 (15.79%) SAP CAR
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) SAP SD
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
6 2 (10.53%) SAP Retail
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Indirect Procurement
7 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
7 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (5.26%) FMCG
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Compliance Management
7 1 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (5.26%) SAP MDG
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 1 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (5.26%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Document Management
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (15.79%) SAP CAR
1 3 (15.79%) SAP ERP
1 3 (15.79%) SAP SD
2 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Retail
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (5.26%) SAP MDG
3 1 (5.26%) SAP PLM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ERP
2 4 (21.05%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Indirect Procurement
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Compliance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) PLM
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) JDA
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle