Period
to 12 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAP Solutions Architect was £619 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 12 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 344 377
Rank change year-on-year +6 +33 -11
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Solutions Architect 29 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.12% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 8
South East median daily rate £619 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.38% -7.84%
10th Percentile £510 £485 £496
90th Percentile £683 £760 £668
England median daily rate £625 £600 £538
% change year-on-year +4.17% +11.63% +2.38%
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 15823 15335 18241
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.45% 93.78% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9426 9110 10779
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £233
90th Percentile £575 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 781 932
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.23% +11.78%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.01
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.46 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

SAP Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Solutions Architect in the South East

SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Solutions Architect in the South East

SAP Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Solutions Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Solutions Architect in the South East

SAP Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Thames Valley -2 10 £596 +19.04%
Hampshire +23 7 £644 +17.05%
Oxfordshire - 7 £610 -
Surrey -9 6 £625 -
Berkshire -3 3 £535 +7.00%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £500 -
SAP Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 South East region featuring SAP Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) ERP
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Retail
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) SAP ERP
6 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.34%) SAP Retail
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.34%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) JIRA
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.90%) Publishing
7 2 (6.90%) Marketing
7 2 (6.90%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) JSON
7 2 (6.90%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) .NET
7 2 (6.90%) JSP
7 2 (6.90%) Servlets
7 2 (6.90%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) SOA

SAP Solutions 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 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SAP ERP
2 3 (10.34%) SAP Retail
3 2 (6.90%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (6.90%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Business One
4 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
4 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
4 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (3.45%) SAP MDG
4 1 (3.45%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Lumira
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.90%) EDI
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) JSP
2 2 (6.90%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) Servlets
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (24.14%) ERP
2 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Escalation Management
6 1 (3.45%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Order to Cash
6 1 (3.45%) Revenue Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) hybris
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu