The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 56 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% - 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£565 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £419 £423
% change year-on-year
+0.65% -0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £67.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -
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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
250 226 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.90% 47.98% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 169 71
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 25
Average hourly rate £41.00 £47.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £60.00 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (33.33%) NWDS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (33.33%) SAP EWM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) BAPI
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) SAP WM

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP WM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NWDS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SAP EWM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) BAPI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP