The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP ABAP
Rank 40 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ABAP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% - 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £432 £444 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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
129 134 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.73% 40.36% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 67 55
Average daily rate £290 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £236 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 23 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £400 - 1
ABAP
East Midlands

ABAP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) BAPI
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) SAP ALE
2 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) BAPI
1 2 (66.67%) SAP ALE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP