The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 110 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing ABAP 15 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 1.05% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
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£500 - £396
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 - £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +24.28%
ABAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
799 761 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.69% 26.41% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 404 305
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £216 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 77
Average hourly rate £36.00 £15.13 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.01% -56.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.92 £11.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £31.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP across the Berkshire region.

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Berkshire region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 4 £513 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP.

1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (70.83%) SAP BW
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) DB2
5 8 (33.33%) SAP Basis
6 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (29.17%) Business Objects
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) PKI
7 6 (25.00%) SAP Security
8 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
8 5 (20.83%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (20.83%) SAP HANA
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.83%) NetWeaver
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) AIX
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) ETL
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Middleware
9 4 (16.67%) Change Control
10 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) SaaS
10 3 (12.50%) Performance Metrics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
1 1 (4.17%) SAP R/3
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.17%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SAP BW
2 9 (37.50%) DB2
3 7 (29.17%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (20.83%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (20.83%) SAP HANA
5 3 (12.50%) SAP BI
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.17%) Data Mart
7 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) LSMW
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (41.67%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Architect
3 7 (29.17%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Technical Architect
5 4 (16.67%) SAP Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Technical Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SAP BW Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.33%) SAP BW Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) SAP Basis
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) BAPI
3 1 (4.17%) SAP XI
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) HPUX
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.67%) Change Control
3 4 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) SAPscript
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CISSP
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) GxP
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Business Objects
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago