The table below looks at the statistics for the ABAP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP Developer
Rank 532 528 550
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs requiring an ABAP Developer 41 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.089% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.096% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 17
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£425 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £373 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £506 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ABAP Developer
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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
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

ABAP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ABAP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

ABAP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ABAP Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

ABAP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

ABAP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

ABAP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ABAP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

ABAP Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West -9 16 £450 - 1
London +17 12 £335 -25.55% 1
West Midlands -20 2 - - 1
North West -9 1 - -
South East - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
ABAP Developer
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ABAP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited ABAP Developer in their job title 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 with ABAP Developer in their job title.

1 65 (100.00%) ABAP
2 64 (98.46%) SAP
3 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
4 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
5 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
6 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
6 9 (13.85%) Web Dynpro
6 9 (13.85%) OO
7 8 (12.31%) Workflow
7 8 (12.31%) SAP Smart Forms
7 8 (12.31%) BAPI
7 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.23%) CRM
9 6 (9.23%) OOP
9 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (7.69%) Adobe
10 5 (7.69%) SAPscript
10 5 (7.69%) SAP FI
10 5 (7.69%) SAP CO
10 5 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (6.15%) Migration
11 4 (6.15%) SAP BW
11 4 (6.15%) MS Office
11 4 (6.15%) SAP ALE
12 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
12 3 (4.62%) SAP EWM
12 3 (4.62%) SAP HR

ABAP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited ABAP Developer in their job title 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 with ABAP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.08%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.54%) SAP EP
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.54%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 5 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 5 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.62%) SAP EWM
2 3 (4.62%) SAP HR
3 2 (3.08%) SAP R/3
3 2 (3.08%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.54%) SAP MII
4 1 (1.54%) Summit
4 1 (1.54%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (1.54%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.54%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) DTS
3 1 (1.54%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 3 (4.62%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Web Dynpro
2 8 (12.31%) SAP Smart Forms
2 8 (12.31%) BAPI
3 4 (6.15%) SAP ALE
4 2 (3.08%) SAP PI
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) XML
4 2 (3.08%) EDI
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
2 9 (13.85%) OO
3 8 (12.31%) Workflow
3 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) OOP
5 6 (9.23%) CRM
5 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
7 3 (4.62%) ERP
7 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.08%) Time Management
8 2 (3.08%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.54%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.54%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.54%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.54%) Change Management
9 1 (1.54%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) ABAP
2 5 (7.69%) SAPscript
3 2 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 64 (98.46%) SAP
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Adobe
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