The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank 90 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing ABAP 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 0.22% 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 0.45% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Median daily rate £550 £409 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.47% -16.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 - £43.50
ABAP
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
746 666 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.76% 48.83% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 461 427
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

ABAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ABAP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

ABAP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

ABAP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for ABAP.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (83.33%) SAP IS-U
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (66.67%) Conflict Management
5 5 (41.67%) People Management
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
7 3 (25.00%) SAP CRM
8 2 (16.67%) Billing
9 1 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
9 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
9 1 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (8.33%) ITIL
9 1 (8.33%) OO
9 1 (8.33%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) VBScript
9 1 (8.33%) VB
9 1 (8.33%) VBA
9 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
9 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
9 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (25.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior ABAP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Billing Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 8 (66.67%) Conflict Management
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) People Management
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP