The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 119 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs citing ABAP 5 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.52% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 1.42% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
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£380 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £58.15 -
ABAP
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
840 636 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.46% 36.59% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 354 295
Average daily rate £350 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 55
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Southampton - 1 £380 - 3
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Fareham - - - -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (40.00%) SAP BPC
3 3 (30.00%) SAP HR
4 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 2 (20.00%) BAPI
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) SAP SRM
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP BPC
2 3 (30.00%) SAP HR
3 2 (20.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (20.00%) BAPI
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) SAP