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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 119 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing ABAP 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.18% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.67% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£481 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.06% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £354 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £386 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +24.28%
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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
742 749 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.15% 37.28% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 447 402
Average daily rate £363 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £259 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 59
Average hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.02% +15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £21.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (69.23%) Workflow
3 8 (61.54%) SAP Business Workflow
3 8 (61.54%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Replication
4 2 (15.38%) BAPI
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) SAP SRM
5 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FS
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC
5 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) LSMW
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) EDI
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
5 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
5 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) SuccessFactors

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP SRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FS
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BPC
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) SAP Developer
2 7 (53.85%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) Web Dynpro
1 8 (61.54%) SAP Business Workflow
1 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) BAPI
3 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SAP