The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 184 217 208
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Contract jobs citing ABAP 14 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
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£425 £463 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +10.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.00 - -
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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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2487 3152 2999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.77% 43.66% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1957 2451 2314
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 15
Average hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.39 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.00 £52.75 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ABAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the City of London region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) BAPI
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (26.67%) SAP FI
3 4 (26.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (26.67%) SAP CO
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) SAP BI
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) SAP HR
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) SAP BPC
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (26.67%) SAP FI
1 4 (26.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (26.67%) SAP CO
2 3 (20.00%) SAP HR
3 2 (13.33%) SAP BPC
3 2 (13.33%) SAP HCM
4 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (20.00%) SAP BI
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) SAP Developer
3 6 (40.00%) ABAP Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Consultant
5 4 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) SAP BW Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior ABAP Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) ABAP Programmer
7 1 (6.67%) SAP BI Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) SAP HR Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) BAPI
2 2 (13.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (6.67%) SAP ALE
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SAPscript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
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