The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 194 214 204
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.056% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.041% 0.13% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Average daily rate
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- - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2433 3141 3009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.48% 44.18% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 2412 2315
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 25
Average hourly rate £29.74 £41.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £22.50 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.64 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
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 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (33.33%) BAPI
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Bankmaster
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ALE
3 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
1 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) Bankmaster
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HR Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (33.33%) BAPI
2 1 (16.67%) SAP ALE
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
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