The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.77% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 £65.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
ABAP
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
171 149 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 59.17% 51.74% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 115 108
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -40.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £15.08 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.78 £17.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

ABAP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 13 (100.00%) SAP
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) SAPscript
3 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
3 7 (53.85%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (46.15%) SAPUI5
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 4 (30.77%) Windows

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 10 (76.92%) ABAP Developer
3 8 (61.54%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) SAPUI5
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP