The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
London / City of London
Rank - 146 191
Contract jobs citing BAPI 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.097% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.30% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1059 990 1543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.59% 32.15% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 827 1249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing BAPI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BAPI
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 BAPI across the City of London region.

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London