The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 36 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 1.47% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £453 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £62.50 £67.00
% change year-on-year
-84.00% -6.71%
ABAP
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
164 245 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 52.56% 51.36% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 146 146
Median daily rate £400 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £467 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 5
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.50 £53.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ABAP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SAP SD
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (100.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP