The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 66 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 1.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £469
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
272 389 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.96% 32.07% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 181 169
Median daily rate £370 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £13.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SAP R/3
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SAPUI5
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (40.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) ABAP Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (20.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle