The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had ABAP Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP Consultant
Rank 607 626 599
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Consultant 26 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.023% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.024% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Median daily rate £300 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £355 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £463 £431
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ABAP Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47525 49547 47656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31298 32087 29344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1474 1872 1909
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.06 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +2.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

ABAP Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured ABAP Consultant in the job title.

ABAP Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

ABAP Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ABAP Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

ABAP Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

ABAP Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

ABAP Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ABAP Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

ABAP Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
London -4 12 £300 -
South East +14 5 £350 -16.41%
South West - 3 - -
Midlands -9 1 - -
West Midlands -35 1 - -
ABAP Consultant
UK

ABAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, ABAP Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring ABAP Consultant in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) ABAP
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (36.59%) Workflow
2 15 (36.59%) SAP ALE
3 11 (26.83%) SAP HANA
4 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (21.95%) SAP Smart Forms
5 8 (19.51%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
6 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
6 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
6 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 7 (17.07%) BAPI
7 6 (14.63%) SAP CO
7 6 (14.63%) LSMW
7 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
7 6 (14.63%) Migration
7 6 (14.63%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (14.63%) Web Services
7 6 (14.63%) SAP FI
7 6 (14.63%) SAPscript
8 4 (9.76%) EDI
8 4 (9.76%) Web Dynpro
9 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
10 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (4.88%) SAP PI
10 2 (4.88%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (4.88%) Adobe
10 2 (4.88%) Unix

ABAP Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.44%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) SAP CO
1 6 (14.63%) SAP FI
1 6 (14.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.88%) SAP Retail
3 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.44%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.44%) SAP R/3
3 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SAP HANA
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
4 2 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
2 6 (14.63%) LSMW
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) German Language
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) SAP ALE
2 9 (21.95%) SAP Smart Forms
3 7 (17.07%) BAPI
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 4 (9.76%) EDI
5 4 (9.76%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (4.88%) SAP BSP
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (4.88%) SAP PI
7 1 (2.44%) REST
7 1 (2.44%) SAP XI
7 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Workflow
2 8 (19.51%) OO
3 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
6 1 (2.44%) ERP
6 1 (2.44%) ETL
6 1 (2.44%) Logistics
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.44%) Record to Report
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) ABAP
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Google