The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
South West / Bristol
Rank 53 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.74% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 309 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.64% 38.43% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 229 246
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ABAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

ABAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (53.85%) SAP CO
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 7 (53.85%) SAP FI
3 6 (46.15%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (30.77%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (15.38%) LSMW
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
6 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow Development
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
7 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (7.69%) OO

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (53.85%) SAP CO
1 7 (53.85%) SAP FI
1 7 (53.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LSMW
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) SAP Developer
3 10 (76.92%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Workflow Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior ABAP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Business Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (15.38%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow Development
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe