The first table below looks at the demand for BAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BAPI over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Application Programming Interfaces (BAPIs)
Rank 529 507 544
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +37
Contract jobs citing BAPI 41 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.075% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.26% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 6
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£400 £450 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £395 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £609 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13745 13229 13967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.84% 28.44% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8985 8596 8674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 276 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
BAPI
UK

BAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BAPI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BAPI Jobs Demand Trend in England

BAPI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BAPI Daily Rate Trend in England

BAPI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BAPI across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

BAPI Daily Rate Histogram in England

BAPI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BAPI Hourly Rate Trend in England

BAPI
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 BAPI within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London +12 23 £458 -23.75% 3
Yorkshire +10 5 £375 -31.62% 1
South East -5 5 - - 3
North West -6 3 £410 -8.88% 2
West Midlands -14 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
BAPI
UK

BAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BAPI also 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 that cited BAPI.

1 61 (88.41%) SAP
2 31 (44.93%) ABAP
3 15 (21.74%) SAP Smart Forms
4 14 (20.29%) SAP PM
4 14 (20.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (18.84%) SAP QM
6 12 (17.39%) Legal
7 11 (15.94%) Finance
7 11 (15.94%) SAP ALE
7 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
8 10 (14.49%) Logistics
8 10 (14.49%) OO
8 10 (14.49%) HP
9 9 (13.04%) SAPscript
9 9 (13.04%) Manufacturing
9 9 (13.04%) Migration
9 9 (13.04%) Web Dynpro
9 9 (13.04%) Time Management
9 9 (13.04%) Data Migration
10 8 (11.59%) DataPower
10 8 (11.59%) Change Management
10 8 (11.59%) CRM
11 7 (10.14%) Oracle
11 7 (10.14%) C
11 7 (10.14%) DB2
11 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (10.14%) TeamSite
11 7 (10.14%) Workflow
11 7 (10.14%) Validation
11 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management

BAPI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BAPI also 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 that cited BAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (10.14%) TeamSite
2 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) SAP PM
2 13 (18.84%) SAP QM
3 7 (10.14%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (8.70%) SAP APO
4 6 (8.70%) SAP MM
5 4 (5.80%) SAP HR
5 4 (5.80%) SAP HCM
6 3 (4.35%) SAP SD
7 2 (2.90%) SAP FI
7 2 (2.90%) SAP WM
7 2 (2.90%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.90%) SAP CO
7 2 (2.90%) SAP EWM
7 2 (2.90%) SAP GRC
7 2 (2.90%) SAP MRS
8 1 (1.45%) SAP MII
8 1 (1.45%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.45%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) LSMW
2 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (20.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (17.39%) Legal
3 11 (15.94%) Finance
4 9 (13.04%) Manufacturing
5 7 (10.14%) Banking
6 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
7 3 (4.35%) Automotive
8 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Consultant
2 39 (56.52%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (18.84%) Developer
4 11 (15.94%) SAP Developer
5 10 (14.49%) SAP QM Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) ABAP Developer
7 7 (10.14%) SAP PM Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.14%) Architect
8 6 (8.70%) SAP APO Consultant
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Migration Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) SAP SD Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) SAP MM Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) ABAP Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Data Migration Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Data Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) SAP Smart Forms
2 11 (15.94%) SAP ALE
3 9 (13.04%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (5.80%) SAP Business Workflow
4 4 (5.80%) XML
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.35%) Middleware
5 3 (4.35%) EDI
5 3 (4.35%) Web Services
6 2 (2.90%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) XSD
6 2 (2.90%) WSDL
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (2.90%) SAP XI
6 2 (2.90%) SAP BSP
7 1 (1.45%) MEAP
7 1 (1.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) DataPower
2 7 (10.14%) Online Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.90%) AS400
3 2 (2.90%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) UNIX
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
1 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.49%) OO
1 10 (14.49%) Logistics
2 9 (13.04%) Migration
2 9 (13.04%) Time Management
2 9 (13.04%) Data Migration
3 8 (11.59%) Change Management
3 8 (11.59%) CRM
4 7 (10.14%) Workflow
4 7 (10.14%) Validation
4 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 5 (7.25%) ERP
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.90%) Data Mapping
8 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL
8 2 (2.90%) OOP
8 2 (2.90%) ETL
8 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) ABAP
2 9 (13.04%) SAPscript
3 7 (10.14%) C
4 6 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Tivoli
1 7 (10.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 61 (88.41%) SAP
2 10 (14.49%) HP
3 7 (10.14%) LogLogic
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) Adobe
5 4 (5.80%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.90%) Syclo
7 1 (1.45%) Sybase
7 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
London
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East Midlands
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