Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 289 339
Rank change year-on-year -16 +50 +2
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 63 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 22
South East median daily rate £625 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% - -2.13%
10th Percentile £508 £500 £451
90th Percentile £688 £775 £650
England median daily rate £625 £590 £550
% change year-on-year +5.93% +7.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,574 14,530 17,073
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 93.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,340 8,596 10,089
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £416
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.29% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 736 884
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £10.16
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.25 £49.63
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.38 £18.25
% change year-on-year +0.68% +0.68% +10.61%

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the South East

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in the South East

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Architect in the South East

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Thames Valley -14 18 £596 -12.75% 1
West Sussex -6 14 - -
Hampshire +8 11 £675 +22.73% 1
Surrey -24 11 £575 +4.55%
Oxfordshire +4 9 £610 -18.63%
Berkshire -12 9 £535 -20.74% 1
Middlesex +1 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £500 -
SAP Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (42.86%) ERP
3 20 (31.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 15 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (17.46%) Finance
7 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.87%) Oracle
8 9 (14.29%) Adobe
8 9 (14.29%) SAP PI
9 8 (12.70%) SAP PSCD
9 8 (12.70%) Revenue Management
10 7 (11.11%) NetWeaver
10 7 (11.11%) Java
10 7 (11.11%) SAP ERP
10 7 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
10 7 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (7.94%) SAP CO
11 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.94%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (7.94%) SAP FI
11 5 (7.94%) SQL
11 5 (7.94%) XML
11 5 (7.94%) hybris
11 5 (7.94%) REST
11 5 (7.94%) Retail
11 5 (7.94%) Spring
11 5 (7.94%) SAP S/4HANA
12 4 (6.35%) SAP Hybris
12 4 (6.35%) TOGAF

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (11.11%) SAP ERP
3 5 (7.94%) SAP CO
3 5 (7.94%) SAP FI
3 5 (7.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (7.94%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (6.35%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (6.35%) SAP Retail
5 3 (4.76%) SAP MDG
6 2 (3.17%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (3.17%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.59%) Maximo
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.59%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.59%) SAP CAR
7 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.59%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.59%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Slack
2 1 (1.59%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
1 3 (4.76%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.59%) Lumira
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) LSMW
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.59%) German Language
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) SAP PI
2 5 (7.94%) REST
2 5 (7.94%) Spring
2 5 (7.94%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) JSP
4 3 (4.76%) J2EE
4 3 (4.76%) SAP CO-PA
5 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.17%) EDI
5 2 (3.17%) EJB
5 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) JSON
5 2 (3.17%) Servlets
5 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) Struts
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) ERP
2 20 (31.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (28.57%) IT Strategy
4 15 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.70%) Revenue Management
7 7 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
8 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
9 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.76%) Business Process Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.76%) Validation
11 2 (3.17%) DevOps
11 2 (3.17%) Performance Optimisation
11 2 (3.17%) Project Management
11 2 (3.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) Java
2 5 (7.94%) SQL
3 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) Adobe
4 5 (7.94%) hybris
5 2 (3.17%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Wallstreet Suite
6 1 (1.59%) MuleSoft