The median contractor rate for a SAP Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 127 121
Rank change year-on-year +20 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an SAP Architect 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.073% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.076% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £509
% change year-on-year - +3.19%  
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 advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2107 2627 2407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.15% 95.63% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1322 1463 1357
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 70 170
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the West Midlands

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Architect in the West Midlands

SAP Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Architect in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Architect in the West Midlands

SAP Architect
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Birmingham - 3 £700 -
Warwickshire +1 2 £480 -
Coventry +3 1 £650 +18.18%
SAP Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Midlands region featuring SAP Architect in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) SAP HANA
4 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
5 5 (29.41%) SAP FI
6 4 (23.53%) Cash Management
6 4 (23.53%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (23.53%) General Ledger
6 4 (23.53%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (17.65%) SAP CO
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 3 (17.65%) SAP Retail
7 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
7 3 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) Order to Cash
7 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
8 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
8 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (11.76%) SAP CAR
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) SAP GTS
8 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
9 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.88%) Incident Management

SAP Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (29.41%) SAP FI
2 4 (23.53%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (17.65%) SAP CO
3 3 (17.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (17.65%) SAP Retail
4 2 (11.76%) SAP CAR
4 2 (11.76%) SAP GTS
5 1 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (5.88%) SAP POS DM
5 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (41.18%) SAP HANA
3 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
4 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) General Ledger
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Billing
4 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Cash Management
2 4 (23.53%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Order to Cash
4 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) PDM
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) SAP