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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP ABAP
Rank 78 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing ABAP 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.070% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.18% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £540 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £425 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £460
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
528 568 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.18% 39.89% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 376 339
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Billing
2 5 (83.33%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SAP IS-U
General
1 5 (83.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (66.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (33.33%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (16.67%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Developer
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP