The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.26% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-84.61% -
ABAP
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
176 109 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.32% 32.06% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 76 75
Median daily rate £410 £420 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.67
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing ABAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 £388 -
ABAP
North West

ABAP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ABAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP