The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 51 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.25% 0.26% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.77% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 130 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.76% 33.59% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 94 70
Median daily rate £414 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 - £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

ABAP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP WM
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Syclo
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (33.33%) BAPI
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) SAP ALE
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) SAPscript

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Management Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Workforce Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) BAPI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ALE
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Syclo
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe