The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 1.02% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £468 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.25 - £43.50
ABAP
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 317 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.18% 35.82% 51.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 171 222
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

ABAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing ABAP 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 ABAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing ABAP 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 ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Database Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase