The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP ABAP
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing ABAP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.09%
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
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
126 119 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.07% 42.96% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 92 63
Median daily rate £325 £285 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £126 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £353 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 18
Median hourly rate £39.00 £11.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.54% -68.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire