The median contractor rate for an SAP Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 509 564 519
Rank change year-on-year +55 -45  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 107 81 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 64
Median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £725 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £544 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -1.09% +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44408 51163 53304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28718 33369 33474
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1506 2056
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAP Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Architect over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 94 £575 +4.54% 9
London +20 27 £590 +6.06% 5
South East +22 22 £541 -6.00% 2
North West +33 13 £600 -17.24%
Wales - 10 £525 -
South Wales - 9 £525 -
West Midlands +27 8 £548 -8.75%
Berkshire +22 8 £588 -7.80% 2
Cardiff - 8 £525 -
Manchester +16 7 £600 -17.24%
West Sussex +19 6 £541 -
East Midlands -6 6 £520 -3.25%
Derbyshire - 6 £520 -
Surrey +1 5 £500 -13.04%
Derby - 5 £520 -
Worthing +22 4 £541 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £500 -
Birmingham +13 3 £574 +4.31%
City of London +4 3 £600 +14.28% 1
East of England -4 3 £380 -27.60%
Bracknell - 3 - - 1
Midlands +9 2 £600 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £380 -
Huntingdon - 2 £380 -
Bradford - 2 £575 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Reading +17 1 £601 -
South West +13 1 £575 +27.77% 1
Hampshire +9 1 - -

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 211 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (16.11%) Finance
2 34 (16.11%) ERP
3 30 (14.22%) Retail
4 29 (13.74%) SAP HANA
5 28 (13.27%) Oracle
6 24 (11.37%) Migration
7 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (10.43%) SAP HR
8 21 (9.95%) Project Management
9 20 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (9.00%) Manufacturing
10 19 (9.00%) SAP BW
11 18 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (8.53%) SAP Retail
12 17 (8.06%) SAP Basis
13 15 (7.11%) B2B
14 14 (6.64%) SAP Certification
14 14 (6.64%) ABAP
14 14 (6.64%) Logistics
15 13 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (6.16%) TOGAF
15 13 (6.16%) ITIL
15 13 (6.16%) NetWeaver
15 13 (6.16%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (5.69%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (5.69%) Data Migration
16 12 (5.69%) Procure-to-Pay
16 12 (5.69%) Presales

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (6.16%) NetWeaver
2 6 (2.84%) Apache
2 6 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.84%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.37%) JBoss
4 4 (1.90%) IIS
5 3 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.42%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (10.43%) SAP HR
2 18 (8.53%) SAP Retail
3 11 (5.21%) SAP HCM
4 10 (4.74%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (4.74%) SAP MDG
5 9 (4.27%) SAP ERP
5 9 (4.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (4.27%) SAP SD
6 8 (3.79%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (2.84%) SAP BPC
7 6 (2.84%) SAP Payroll
8 5 (2.37%) SAP CO
8 5 (2.37%) SAP CRM
9 4 (1.90%) SAP FI
9 4 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (1.90%) SAP PSCD
10 3 (1.42%) SAP GRC
10 3 (1.42%) SAP IS-U
10 3 (1.42%) SAP SRM
10 3 (1.42%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.32%) Boomi
2 5 (2.37%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.90%) iPaaS
4 3 (1.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.95%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.74%) SAP HANA
2 19 (9.00%) SAP BW
3 13 (6.16%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (4.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 9 (4.27%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.42%) MySQL
7 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.95%) GIS
9 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 34 (16.11%) Finance
2 30 (14.22%) Retail
3 19 (9.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.37%) Billing
4 5 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.42%) Back Office
5 3 (1.42%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.06%) SAP Basis
2 6 (2.84%) SAP PI
3 5 (2.37%) J2EE
3 5 (2.37%) JDBC
3 5 (2.37%) JMS
3 5 (2.37%) REST
3 5 (2.37%) SOAP
4 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.90%) Spring
4 4 (1.90%) Web Services
4 4 (1.90%) XML
5 3 (1.42%) .NET
5 3 (1.42%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.42%) Apache Camel
5 3 (1.42%) Apache CXF
5 3 (1.42%) CSS
5 3 (1.42%) HTML
5 3 (1.42%) XHTML
6 2 (0.95%) IDoc
6 2 (0.95%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.32%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.37%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.42%) FMCG
4 3 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.42%) Life Science
4 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.47%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.42%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) Android
2 1 (0.47%) Unix
2 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.11%) ERP
2 24 (11.37%) Migration
3 22 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (9.95%) Project Management
5 18 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (7.11%) B2B
7 14 (6.64%) Logistics
8 13 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.16%) ITIL
8 13 (6.16%) TOGAF
9 12 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (5.69%) Data Migration
9 12 (5.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (5.69%) IT Strategy
9 12 (5.69%) Presales
9 12 (5.69%) Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (5.21%) CRM
11 10 (4.74%) ITIL V3
11 10 (4.74%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (4.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.64%) ABAP
2 10 (4.74%) Java
3 8 (3.79%) SQL
4 3 (1.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.95%) VB
5 2 (0.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (6.64%) SAP Certification
2 9 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.32%) Degree
5 5 (2.37%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.90%) PMP
7 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.47%) CISA
7 1 (0.47%) CISM
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 211 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (13.27%) Oracle
3 10 (4.74%) hybris
4 7 (3.32%) Concur
4 7 (3.32%) Dell
5 6 (2.84%) Adobe
6 5 (2.37%) Informatica
7 4 (1.90%) Apigee
7 4 (1.90%) Ariba
7 4 (1.90%) CA
7 4 (1.90%) HP
7 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.42%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.42%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.42%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.95%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.95%) Kronos
9 2 (0.95%) OpenText
9 2 (0.95%) Reuters
9 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
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