The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.49% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
222 201 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.53% 30.88% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 133 102
Median daily rate £425 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -19.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ABAP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Syclo
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) WFM
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) SAP WM
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Billing

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (50.00%) SAP WM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Management Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Workforce Management Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP WM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Syclo
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