The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 50 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing ABAP 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.35% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £565 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.77% +2.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 414 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.57% 48.65% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 260 234
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -17.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £57.50
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 Cambridgeshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +22 2 £425 -24.77%
ABAP
East of England

ABAP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) BAPI
2 6 (75.00%) SAPscript
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (62.50%) SAP ALE
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
5 2 (25.00%) SAP MM
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) LSMW
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) BAPI
2 5 (62.50%) SAP ALE
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe