The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
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
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 37.38% 35.43% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 27
Median daily rate £394 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £500 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Chester