The table below looks at the statistics for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 103 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing BAPI 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.061% 0.062% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £475 £393
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +21.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BAPI
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
491 422 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.81% 26.00% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 258 209
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+493.75% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

BAPI
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BAPI
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BAPI within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
BAPI
England

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BAPI 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BAPI.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) DataPower
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) ABAP
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) LSMW
4 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
4 1 (20.00%) SAP ALE
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (60.00%) WSDL
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (20.00%) SAP ALE
3 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP
3 1 (20.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe