Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £541 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 July 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 358 351
Rank change year-on-year +35 -7 +2
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 38 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 27
South East median daily rate £541 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +4.76% -0.24%
10th Percentile £389 £463 £400
90th Percentile £763 £680 £668
England median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £50.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15160 17723 18575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.41% 95.00% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8748 10720 10424
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £227
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 730 772 890
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.30% +2.93%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.46 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.84% +8.57% +2.94%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 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
Berkshire +35 12 £575 +4.55%
Surrey +7 11 £500 -13.04%
West Sussex +14 6 £541 +0.32%
Hampshire +24 5 £563 +18.42%
East Sussex - 1 - -
SAP Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South East region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 14 (36.84%) ERP
4 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 7 (18.42%) SAP Basis
4 7 (18.42%) NetWeaver
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (15.79%) SAP HANA
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Retail
6 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
6 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (13.16%) Business Process Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) IT Strategy
7 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
7 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (10.53%) SAP PSCD
7 4 (10.53%) Revenue Management
7 4 (10.53%) Adobe
7 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
8 3 (7.89%) Finance
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (7.89%) SAP Retail
8 3 (7.89%) Data Migration

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 (18.42%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (10.53%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (7.89%) SAP Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Maximo
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.63%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP EWM
4 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.63%) SAP PM
4 1 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Boomi
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SAP HANA
2 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
5 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.26%) SAP PI
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Life Science
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ERP
2 7 (18.42%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) Business Process Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) IT Strategy
5 4 (10.53%) Revenue Management
5 4 (10.53%) Service Management
5 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.26%) ITSM
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) OpenText
5 1 (2.63%) Sybase
5 1 (2.63%) VMware